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Petrin Hill

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Neighbourhood: Praha 1
As featured in One Day in Prague and 4 other guides
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Address: Ujezd | Prague 1 - Lesser Town, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic
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420257315212
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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While on our visit to Prague we was told to go an visit the 'little eifel tower' or known to Prague petrin tower. This was a great choice and when we got there it didn't... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Tracey I
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Preston, United Kingdom
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Johannesburg
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Loved everything about Prague but this was very disappointing. We walked from the magnificent castle to this. It's nowhere as impressive as the Eiffel Tower. Reminded me of the cellphone masts we have in Africa.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

While on our visit to Prague we was told to go an visit the 'little eifel tower' or known to Prague petrin tower. This was a great choice and when we got there it didn't dissapoint.There is a team to take you upto the tower After climbing the 300 steps ( there was a lift but that would be cheating... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This i s a copy of Paris eifel :) Ok to see, to climp up if is a nice sunny day. Ner is a house of glasses so visit it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The walk to the tower is totally worth it! I think it is walkable for most people (my condition is not what it used to be). Entrance is not expensive and you get a great view in return! Back down, you can take the cable cart, for which you can use your public transport cart.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The tower itself is pretty unimpressive to see but you can pay to go up the tower and I am guessing the views will be amazing. However, we chose ot spend out time walking through the park and meandering down all the little paths. Doing this we found a restaurant underground in a monestary, a wodden church, a lovely pond,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I am not usually one to be amazed by views and did not know what to expect but, MY GOD!! The view from this tower is the best I have ever witnessed. We went around 5.30pm so just as it got dark and it took my breath away when we reached the top!! Can't stop showing people the pictures.

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Thank Luke S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A unique attraction that gives a great view. Use the funicular to easily get up Petrin Hill. Slightly pricey for what it is.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I would definitely recommend to go here when visiting Prague! We walked all the way up which was a nice little exercise. The view from the top of the tower is just magnificent. It was definitely worth the walk!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Petrin Hill looks like a page out of Narnia after a snowfall- hence, it's a must see if you happen to be in Prague when it's snowing! The upwards route was crisscrossed and the incline was gentle enough make the climb enjoyable. We hiked up to the top of the hill and took a tram at Petrin station to get... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Be brave and go all the way up the hill (walking!) and finally up the tower's stairs to see the 360o sightseeing view over the city! Worth it!

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