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The lookout tower was built for the General Land Centennial Exhibition in 1891 by the initiative of the founders of Czech Tourist Club: Dr. Vilem Kurz and architect Vratislav Pasovsky. Having been inspired by the Paris lookout tower designed by...more
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Petrinske sady | Petřínské skalky Park, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic
Praha 1 (City Center)
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All reviews eiffel tower petrin hill viewing platform scared of heights worth the climb funicular train climb the stairs walk up cable car rose garden great views of prague nice park worth the effort small fee nice walk prague castle old town
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must for the phenomenal view of Prague. Select a clear sky day. Entrance: Starting 150CZK you can pay more to use the elevator. Visit Duration: 30 minutes. Access: Fenicular Railway, but I recommend to enjoy the walk. What appears to be a mini version...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Rabih-SOUAID
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

30 min hike up the hill to mini Eiffel Tower ... easy hike ... get to the top and take great pics of the entire city ... fee to climb tower but not necessary unless you want experience having done so! If you do not...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank johnnysalespromo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to maximise our time spent within the city so decided against walking up the hill and opted for the cable car at Ujezd station. After all, we were trying to broaden our horizons and withstand any attempted endurance test. Maybe not this time...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We walked to Petřín Tower from the monastery area, and there were some great views on the way. At the Tower itself you can buy a ticket and climb to the top for a great panorama of Prague. There is a lift if you don't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Pavel3dimi
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Climbing to the top is a good workout and the views of Prague are decent but the fact that you’re stood in a room instead of in the open air when you get there spoils it a little for me. You can stop halfway up...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GLMA29
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I visited just before closing time, so had a bit of a rushed trip to the top and also back down again. Once at the top, the views over the city were astonishing. Since I visited whilst it was dark, everything was it up. Prague...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank shannonl828
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Do not use the lift, just climb there and take some photos. A view is amazing and your body will be grateful for your effort.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank VladimirS2701
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Great views and one of those clever corkscrew stairs so the stairs going up and the stairs going down never meet. It’s not for the faint hearted - It’s quite a hike up (there is a lift) and when you get to the top you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Technophobeblonde
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Visited on our way to the castle, got their as it opened so avoided the queues which seemed a good move as when we left there were lot of people waiting. Paid extra to take the cosy (slightly claustrophobic) lift up and enjoyed the great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank mike67j
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Okay, probably not the best thing to go on when you don't like heights, so quickest visit ever to enjoy the views from the top before coming straight back down to earth. If you love heights, get some exercise and walk up the steps tot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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RPanicher
9 August 2018|
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Response from Karthik_England | Reviewed this property |
I think the card machine was not working when I visited. Better carry cash.
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seedegraff
24 April 2018|
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Response from Ingrid P | Reviewed this property |
This attraction is an absolute must teenagers, especially the narrow stairs, walking up and down is good fun. Please buy tickets in advance (mass tourism everywhere) in order to avoid the crowds in the afternoon. July may be... More
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lmy89
15 December 2016|
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Response from sugar_98 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure if it's open on dec 24, just check online site of Petrin tower..i guess it will be cold coz it was windy even in summer..20- 30mins will be maximum for you to spend up the tower to see everything you want to... More
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