Currency

euro (€)

Daily Costs

  • Budget hotel room €20-45
  • Two-course evening meal €10-35
  • Museum entrance €1-5
  • Beer €3
  • Tallinn transport ticket €1

Money

On 1 January 2011 Estonia joined the eurozone, bidding a very fond farewell to its short-lived kroon. ATMs are plentiful and credit cards are widely accepted.

Exchange Rates

AustraliaA$1€0.63
CanadaC$1€0.65
Japan¥100€0.77
New ZealandNZ$1€0.60
RussiaR100€1.32
UK£1€1.11
USAUS$1€0.87

For current exchange rates see www.xe.com.

Tipping

  • Restaurants Some include service in the bill. Up to 10% is customary for good service.
  • Taxis 10% is the expectation, or round up the fare.
  • Hotels Tip luggage porters €1 to €2 per bag; consider up to €5 for exceptional concierge service. Tips for cleaning staff are at your discretion.
  • Bars Round to nearest euro for drinks served at your table.
  • Guides and drivers Up to €20 per day is generous for excellent service.