We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Book In Advance
802
All photos (802)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
About
On the Old Town side of Charles Bridge, this Gothic tower built in 1373 is flanked by sculptures of St Vitus and Charles IV. Open to the public,it offers excellent views of the Old Town and the Vltava River to visitors who climb the narrow...more
Contact
Karluv most, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Praha 1
Website
+420 221 714 444
Call
Ways to Experience Old Town Bridge Tower
from US$17.40
More Info
from US$41.80
More Info
from US$12.11
More Info
from US$45.30
More Info
Reviews (1,163)
Filter reviews
475 results
Traveller rating
268
171
33
2
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
268
171
33
2
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews worth the climb climb the stairs great pictures beautiful city both sides mala strana prague castle fortifications photos tripod statues structure crowns century czk beauty hundreds
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 475 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely view, at sunset. Adds relief to a majestic and ancient city...You'll see it if you're in the Town Square.

Thank CJ M
Reviewed 1 week ago

You are able to experience this landmark while walking across the Charles bridge. It really towers above you (no pun intended). Hundreds of years ago this was the protection by guards to keep out intruders. There are even cut marks way up on the wall,...More

1  Thank Cancunner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the West side of the Charles Bridge there is a tower you can climb. This gives you good views of the city and a fun view of the ants on the bridge. There are a load (100+) of stairs to the balcony around the...More

Thank SVacher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well worth the trek up the steep stone stairs. Added educational info half way up. Super sunset photo opportunity from the top

Thank Palmaexpat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in the evening when the tower and bridge was lit up. What a grand old tower to the entrance of the bridge. We didn't visit insdie due to the queues and having no time to wait, but it was pretty impressive.

Thank Pandamedic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It'a a tower and it is attractive. We did not go inside, again, due to time pressures . At least attractive from the outside

Thank Gustav G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tower has great views over Charles Bridge. There are a lot of steps up, but it is worth it. However, it is not the cheapest to enter.

1  Thank Amy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are interested in getting great photos of the area it's wiorthwhile climbing all the steps. If you are not a photography gan then don't bother.

Thank kls42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place for photographers from the top. The tower is near the Charles Bridge.Very good view over Old Town and the river.

Thank robertlong0609
Reviewed 11 October 2018

This tower is located at the Stare Mesto side of Charles Bridge. The climb to the top is not very hard, you pay entrance fee sometime after you have started climbing. The tower is not very busy, so it is really wonderful to be able...More

Thank Ena G
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 652 nearby hotels
Hotel U Zlateho Stromu
583 reviews
.12 miles away
Charles Bridge Palace
945 reviews
.13 miles away
Four Seasons Hotel Prague
2,006 reviews
.13 miles away
Hostel Bridge 2
42 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6,138 nearby restaurants
Mlynec Restaurant
3,093 reviews
.09 miles away
Tricafe
780 reviews
.12 miles away
Kampa Park
3,394 reviews
.13 miles away
Hergetova Cihelna
1,461 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3,129 nearby attractions
Charles Bridge
63,475 reviews
.06 miles away
Old Town Bridge Tower
274 reviews
.08 miles away
St. Francis of Assisi Church
125 reviews
.07 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
fabsies
18 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from kencoutts | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for the query and request for advice. These answers are pretty good. We would say the Old Town Tower, but this is a small city and easy to get around. We stayed at Hilton and the concierge willingly answered all of... More
0
Votes
Lauren D
15 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from ToniBCN60 | Reviewed this property |
Hi There! There's no need to book ahead.depending on the the time you won't even have to queue for long. I recommend a visit at sunset.
2
Votes
jo j
26 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from juliosvec | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The Bridge Tower is open, the tower that is closed is the old town hall tower, where the astronomical clock is placed, as an alternive to have a great sigthseeing of city you can go to powder tower, to Petrin tower... More
1
Vote