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Tartu is a modestly visited destination located in Estonia. People who travel to Tartu typically go to see the Toome Hill and enjoy its parks and war museums, which can be worth a visit. Find out more about what you can see and do in this Tartu travel guide.
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Going to Tartu in Estonia next month. Anything worth seeing there? Will have a couple of half days for tourist stuff so any tips greatly welcome!
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Tartu
is a university town and a very young city.

It has a population of about 100.000 and is the second larges city of Estonia and the oldest in the Baltic States.

Tartu is the intellectual and cultural capital of Estonia, its university has a very long tradition (since 1632).

Because of the large student population Tartu has a thriving nightlive with many bars, pubs and clubs.

Popular destinations for tourists are:
- Café Maailm: http://www.klubimaailm.ee/
- Gunpowder Cellar: http://www.pyss.ee/
Former Powder Magazine and Highest Pub in the World!
- The Wilde Irish Pub: http://www.wilde.ee/
Nice Terrace
Popular for locals:
- Zavood: http://www.zavood.ee/
funky and "popular with the alternative crowd" (In Your Pocket) or "battered cellar bar" that "attracts an alternative, down-to-earth crowd with its inexpensive drinks and lack of attitude." (Lonely Planet) => Come in and find out! And have a Sip Si[c]k…
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One of 3 main party cities in Estonia. Tartu is a student city, so it has pretty good clubbing, nice cafés/restaurants, etc.

Crowd is usually younger, and more relaxed than for example in Tallinn.

If you're interested of electronic music events, this is the place where it's most likely to happen.
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Tartu University, Estoniaś oldest university, founded 1632,main building has one of the countyś finest reception halls.

Emajõe-Peipsi barge is a unique wooden trading vessel. In Estonia Peipsi barges have sailed from the 14. century Hanseatic times until the middle of the 20. century.
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