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Very nice walk

A very nice place to walk, especially in a beautiful autumn day. There are many interesting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Iasi, Romania
Excellent, refreshing and interesting walk with some views over Tartu

We stopped in Tartu on a Sunday morning, walked through the old town square (with the Kissing... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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Toomemagi or Toome Hill was a gift from Emperor Paul I to the University of Tartu – having previously been used by townsfolk to graze cattle. For hundreds of years it had been the centre point of the local population, later becoming the site of a...more
Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
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All reviews nice place to walk beautiful park observatory trees cathedral angel statues benches surroundings parks university
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice place to walk, especially in a beautiful autumn day. There are many interesting monuments and buildings and also views over the city.

Thank doruc645
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We stopped in Tartu on a Sunday morning, walked through the old town square (with the Kissing Students fountain), and then on up Toomemagi. We had a very pleasant 45 minute or so walk in the wooded area, coming across plenty of points of interest...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

When you climb the road up under the bridges you enter the park . Lots of different walks but mostly all the same . Great place to walk the dog , rather then wonder at its beauty . Lots of trees , more a natural...More

Thank truth
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Toome Hill is a beautiful place to visit. It is especially nice to walk there. There is also an excellent view from the hill. There is also impressing old buildings and nice tennis court in the area,

Thank Jouni K
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Spent about 45 minutes doing the circuit which not only had good views over the entire city scape of Tartu, but has regular story boards of the main buildings and monuments that are within the bounds of Toome. The cahedral, which is partly rebuilt, contains...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Idea of this place was more interesting than the place actually was. There was not that much to see.

Thank MC0777
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We always like to get some exercise each day. Walking up the hill, and looking at the statues and remains of a massive cathedral were a nice way to get out and walk.

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

It is a small hill where you can simply take a walk. It is great in a hot day,because there are many trees so park is in shadows. There are some small caffees, benches to sit. For extra price you can visit observatory and some...More

Thank Alise L
Reviewed 28 May 2017

One of the nicest parks ever. Could be said it is more than just a park. Provides many things to see, excellent almost any time of year.

Thank mangouni
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Surrounded by a park, perfect place to spend the afternoon and relax. It has many suggestive views of the surroundings

Thank ilabuf
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