Great Coastal Gate

Tallinn Estonia Travel Guide

The Great Coastal Gate is one of two impressive gateways that lead into Tallinn Estonia's "Old Town".

As the name suggests, the gate is located near the waterfront.  Most visitors that arrive in Tallinn by ferry or cruise ship will access the city via this entranceway.

Great Coastal Gate, Tallinn Estonia
Great Coastal Gate, Tallin

The Great Coastal Gate is located on the northern portion of the city wall, right next to "Fat Margaret".  Fat Margaret is one of 26 defensive towers in the medieval city.

The gateway leads to to Pikk Street, one of the main streets in the "Old Town".

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