Country: Estonia

Population: 1,315,912

Capital: Tallinn

Time Zone: UTC+2

Currency Name: Tallinn (TLL)

Government Type: parliamentary republic

Languages: Estonian (official) 67.3%, Russian 29.7%, other 2.3%,

Ethnic Breakdown: Estonian 67.9%, Russian 25.6%, Ukrainian 2.1%, Belarusian 1.3%, Finn 0.9%, other 2.2%

Religion: Evangelical Lutheran 13.6%, Orthodox 12.8%, other Christian (including Methodist, Seventh-Day Adventist, Roman Catholic, Pentecostal) 1.4%, unaffiliated 34.1%, other and unspecified 32%, none 6.1%

Major Cities: Tallinn, Tartu, Narva

Phone Country Code: 372

Health Concerns:

Official Tourism Website: www.tourism.ee

High Travel Season: June - August

Voltage: 230 V - 50 Hz

Electrical Plug Type: f

Major Holidays: January 1 (New Year's Day), February 24 (Independence Day), Easter, May 1 (Spring Day), Whit Sunday, June 23 (Victory Day), June 24 (Midsummer Day), August 20 (Day of Restoration of Independence), December 24-25 (Christmas)

Misc Fact / Good to Know: Nationals of EU and EEA member states are free to enter Estonia. The required travel document for entry is a national ID card or passport.