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VENUE for the Matchmaking event – 26/10/16, Official delivery of ETV Statements of Verification Ceremony – 26/10/16 and the 20th European Forum on Eco-innovation – 27-28/10/16:

House of the Blackheads (also known as House of the Brotherhood of Black Heads) : Pikk str 26, 10133 Tallinn, Estonia.

Events not open to the public (also taking place at the House of the Blackheads):

  • The Art. 49 Committee (EMAS) meeting (26/10/16)
  • The EMAS Competent Bodies meeting (27/10/16)
  • and the EBAE Steering meeting (28/10/16)

DIRECTIONS

By public transport: from the airport you can take bus no. 2 bound for City centre / Reisisadam until A. Laikmaa (6th stop) and then either walk to the venue, or take tram no. 1 or 2 from Hobujaama to Linnahall (2 stops) and then walk to the venue. Either way you have to do some walking, as the venue is situated within the Old Town area and there is no public transport available there. Be careful with high heels as the old town is paved with cobblestones (there are sidewalks of course but still the ground might be slightly uneven).

By car: the attached route would be the best, but please note that there is no parking available at the venue, and the closest parking is a couple of minutes away. You could look for parking either at Parkimine or Europark.

By taxi: you could take a taxi (e.g Takso 24 - call 1224 or +372 6 408 927 from abroad) - or use an app (Taxofon or Taxify) to call one.


VENUE for the 2016-2017 EBAE Ceremony (27/10/16):



Seaplane Harbour


Vesilennuki 6 (Kalamaja neighbourhood), 10415 Tallinn, Estonia

Parking is available and free of charge.

DIRECTIONS

By bus/tram
Bus No. 73 will bring you right to our doorstep! The right stop is called ‘Lennusadam’. Bus No. 3 or tram No. 1 or 2 will take you to the ‘Linnahalli’ stop at Põhja puiestee. Continue along the same street and turn right down the hill towards Kalasadam. Near Kalasadam, turn to the left and enter Kalaranna street. Walk straight for approximately 1 km until you see the Seaplane Harbour on your right.

Double-decker red City Tour buses: The red and blue line buses of City Tour will start from Viru väljak (near Hotel Viru in the centre of the city) and stop at the Seaplane Harbour. For further information please visit the City Tour website.

By car:
From Põhja puiestee, turn left towards Kalasadam. Near Kalasadam, turn to the left and enter Kalaranna street. Drive straight for approximately 1 km until you see the Seaplane Harbour on your right. If you are lost, please call our desk +372 6 200 545 +372 6 200 545!

By taxi:
The official taxi partner of the Seaplane Harbour is Tulika Takso: +372 6 120 001 +372 6 120 001 or (local calls only) 1200. A ride from the city centre will cost around € 5.

 

About Tallinn


Founded in 1248, Tallinn is the capital of Republic of Estonia. It is situated in the northeast corner of the Baltic Sea Region, and is one of the oldest capital cities of Northern Europe. Tallinn's Old Town is one of the best preserved and intact medieval cities in Europe and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city was known as Reval from the 13th century until 1918 and again during the Nazi occupation of Estonia from 1941 to 1944.
Tallinn is the major political, financial, cultural and educational centre of Estonia. Often dubbed as the Silicon Valley of Europe, it has the highest number of startups per capita in Europe and is the birthplace of many international companies including Skype. The city was European Capital of Culture for 2011, along with Turku in Finland.
Visit the following websites for more information about Tallinn: http://www.visittallinn.ee/eng - http://www.visitestonia.com/en/where-to-go/tallinn - http://www.tallinn.ee/eng/ - http://www.inyourpocket.com/tallinn