Hidden Nature Oasis In The City Back to list

Distance: 20 km
Lenght: one day

19.00€ starting from

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If you are dreaming of relaxing day in the nature or a picnic just next to the sea, Paljassaare is the place to go. Paljassaare is a small peninsula on the northern side of Tallinn. It is a secret nature paradise only 20 minutes ride from City Bike office.

Sightseeings:

  • PATAREI prison
  • Kalarand (fish beach)
  • Seaplane harbour
  • Kalamaja living area
  • Paljassaare peninsula
  • Katariina pier
  • Birdwatching tower
  • Beach
  • Old soviet border ruins
  • Kopli living area
  • Stroomi beach
  • Telliskivi creative city

Distance & time: About 50 km, you can start tour any time!

Sart location: City Bike office, Vene street, Tallinn, Estonia. If you would like to start from your hotel before we open our office we can pre-arrange bike and equipment to there!

Season: Summer, in winter depends the weather but most of the places is closed.

Language: Our materials and maps are in english languaege!

Price is 19 EUR

Price includes:

  • Bike rent for a day
  • Maps
  • Road description with all sightseeings, shops and restaurants on the way
  • in case of rain or cold weather we have hats, gloves and raincoats
  • Repair-kit
  • lock and helmet

* Bike tour is also available with tablet! We have mapped out all sightseeings with pictures. Tablet have also marked down all route. If you would like to do it without paper maps and use tablet please write that to notices before booking the tour!

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This tour is available all-year around. You just have to show up in City Bike office in Tallinn Old Town. We will give you bikes and maps.

You will get detailed route description with turn-to turn instructions, sights on your way, opening times, prices, tips for lunch or snacks. And we will give maps with route to follow. These sights are on your way:

  • Tallinn Linnahall (Vladimir Lenin Palace of culture and sports)
  • Kalarand and Beta promenade
  • Kalamaja wooden houses district
  • Patarei Prison
  • Seaplane harbor
  • Telliskivi Creative City with its numerious Estonian design shops

Just before entering the Paljassaare area, make a stop on Katariina pier and enjoy the view to Tallinn

Paljassaare is known as birds breeding place. You can climb to a small watching tower and spot some interesting birds from there. In peninsula you have many different tracks and they are all marked on map. And we have marked down our favorite spot - a small private beach, where you can have a picnic or go for a swim.

After discovering Paljassaare, ride back to Old Town via Kopli living area to get an idea about the soviet side of Tallinn.

Distance is about 18 kilometers so you have much time to make stops and enjoy the country side hidden in the city!

You will find bird watching tower (peninsula is home for more than 200 different species), private beaches, and military history from Peter the Great’s sea defenses to remains from Soviet times and great views to the sea and Tallinn.

Famed Kalamaja district with its wooden houses and cozy cafes, imposing Patarei prison, Seaplane harbor and Telliskivi creative city with its Estonian design shops are all on your way.

Total distance approximately 18km, can be less or more depends on you :)

 

  • Cyclo-Cross bicycle

    ent longer and price will drop to 13 EUR per day. If you book cyclo-cross biek please add youre heights (cm) in information.

    26.00 eur

    OFF
  • Saddle post bag

    ALPKIT seatpost bag. Up to 13 L.

    2.00 eur

    OFF
  • Frame bag

    It's designed a s a frame bag as in intended for narrow frame tubed bikes, steel frame tourers and the like. With a narrow, sleek profile it keeps out of the wind and won't trouble your legs as you pedal. 5cm wide, 50cm long and 19cm tall at its back edge. Capacity: 2.8L Double side zips reveal mesh cargo pockets and a zippered internal compartment for your essentials.

    2.00 eur

    OFF
  • Ortlieb Handlebar bag with map case

    We rent waterproof Ortlieb Ultimate Handlebar bags.

    Rental includes map holder and holder

    Volume: 7 L

    height: 21 cm / 8.3 in
    width: 23.5 cm / 9.3 in
    depth: 14 cm / 5.5 in
    weight: 710 g / 25 oz

    1.50 eur

    OFF
  • Cargo treilers

    BOB YAK

    The Yak Trailer carries up to 70lb / 32 kg so you don’t have to leave anything behind. Trailer tracks rear wheel of bicycle, making it easier to navigate narrow roads or single track. Low center of gravity keeps the weight off your bicycle frame for better handling and performance than racks and panniers. Bag included.

    Cargo Space: 25in x 16in x 18in / 64cm x 41cm x 46cm 

    Bag: 94 L, 100% waterproof

    Prices:

    1 day (24 hrs) 7.50 EUR

    1 week 37 EUR

    7.50 eur

    OFF
  • Pannier bags rental

    Pair of Ortlieb waterproof panniers

    One pair 2 x 20 liters

    height:42 cm
    upper width:32 cm
    bottom width:23 cm
    depth:17 cm
    weight:1900 g.
    volume:40 l. 

    3.00 eur

    OFF
  • Helmet

    Available different size-shape-price helmets for everyone! 

    0.00 eur

    OFF

Great company and good service! Keep riding! George P