Meeting of the European RTD Evaluation Network
The meeting will take place at the Park Inn by Radisson Central Tallinn Narva mnt 7c, 10117 Tallinn (see location).
Travel from and to Tallinn airport
Bus no. 2 makes the trip from the airport to the city centre and port approximately every 20 minutes and operates from ~6:30 am until midnight. Single journey tickets can be bought in cash from the driver for €2. The bus departs from the airport’s lowest level, down the escalator from the arrivals hall. The most central stop is the Laikmaa stop on Laikmaa Street, between the Tallink Hotel and the Viru Centre shopping mall, attached to the Sokos Hotel Viru.
Tram no. 4 from the airport to the city centre operates a frequent schedule from 5:30 am until 00:45. Single journey tickets can be bought in cash from the driver for €2. The most central stop is the Viru stop.
A taxi stand can be found just outside the arrivals hall. The fare from the airport to the city centre is about €5 to €10.
Upon your arrival in the hotel, you will be provided with a free Tallinn public transportation card to navigate between different venues.
Estonian Research Council pre-booked 30 rooms in the Park Inn by Radisson Central Tallinn. The special price is €78. Password for booking is “RTD”.
These hotels are within 5-6 minutes walking distance from the venue:
Tallink City Hotel (https://www.tallinkhotels.com/tallink-city-hotel)
Nordic Hotel Forum (www.nordichotels.eu)
Original Sokos Hotel Viru (https://www.sokoshotels.fi/en/tallinn/sokos-hotel-viru)
Solo Sokos Hotel Estoria (https://www.sokoshotels.fi/en/tallinn/sokos-hotel-estoria)
Sightseeing tour in the old town
The guided tour of Tallinn will be organised after the meeting on 11th of October, the guide will wait the group in front of Park Inn by Radisson Central Tallinn hotel at 19.30.
We would like to welcome you at the dinner on Tuesday, 10 October 2017 at LEIB restaurant. The dinner will start at 20:45. In case of dietary restrictions, please inform us.
General information about Estonia and Tallinn
Park Inn by Radisson Central Tallinn is located in the centre of the city just a short walk away from the Old City of Tallinn. For more information on attractions and sights in Tallinn and Estonia, please go to the official websites https://www.visittallinn.ee/eng or https://visitestonia.com/en/
All public information, news and press releases can be found on the official Presidency website www.eu2017.ee .
Other practical information
Local Emergency Number is 112
The power supply is 220-230 volts (plug two round prongs).
Standard Time Zone: GMT +2
Information about other Presidency events
Conference „European Research Excellence – Impact and Value for Society“, on 12 October at Tallinn Creative Hub