Palmse is a small settlement 80 kms to the east from Tallinn in the county of Lääne-Viru. It is renowned for a large manor that used to belong to the von Pahlen family, today hosting the visitors' center of the Lahemaa National Park, a museum, and a hotel.
Tallinn, Estonia's capital, is famous for its picturesque medieval Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site. In 2011, Tallinn, along with Turku in Finland, was the cultural capital of Europe (Tallinn 2011). There are direct flights to Tallinn Lennart Meri airport from Amsterdam, Brussels, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Gothenburg, Helsinki, Joensuu, Kiev, Liverpool, London (Gatwick and Luton), Milan (Bergamo), Moscow (Sheremetyevo and Vnukovo), Munich, Oslo (Gardermoen and Rygge), Paris, Prague, Riga, Stockholm (Arlanda and Bromma), St Petersburg, Trondheim, Vienna, Vilnius and Warsaw, ferries from Stockholm and Helsinki. From Vilnius, Riga, St Petersburg the Lux Express and Ecolines coach services are the practical travel option.
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December 25, 2012 22:05 EET
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