Polar Bear at Tallinn Zoo © Marcus Vegas
The Estonian capital's most popular family attraction is the zoo, crammed with close on 6,000 animals from Polar bears to Siberian Tigers, as well as species from warmer climates, like crocodiles and chimpanzees frolicking in the Tropical House. There is also a delightful petting zoo.
Address: Paldiski Maantee 145
Telephone: 694 3300
Transport: Trolley 6 or bus 22 from the city centre
Opening times: Indoor exhibits are closed Mondays, but the zoo is open daily all year round from 9am-3pm (November to February), 9am-5pm (March to April, and September to October), and 9am-7pm (May to August)
Admission: €5.80 (adults), €2.90 (students and scholars), €0.65 (children). Free entry with Tallinn Card.