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The longest river in the Czech Republic flows into the Elbe, through Germany and empties into the North Sea.
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Reviewed today

This is a beautiful, elegant river crossing the Prague city, with a lot of history. Very beautiful indeed.

Thank Alien W
Reviewed today

The Vitava River runs through the heart of Prague, from the many bridges you can get fine views of the river and many of the famous buildings. Lots of pleasant cafes along its way where you can sit and relax and watch the boats or...More

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It wouldn't be a city without a large river through it and Prague is no different. There's something relaxing seeing a nice river through a city and this one was pretty calm on the days we visited and saw it from the various bridges. They...More

Thank Pandamedic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely river to walk alongside, offering riverside paths dotted with various historical features and places to eat and drink. Some fabulous bridges make it accessible to both sides of the river. Also has lots of river transport offering various levels of riverboat tours...More

Thank Domdomdomdom_13
Reviewed 30 August 2018

There are beautiful views from the side of this river, alongside the Charles Bridge facing the Castle up on the hill. On the part of the river where there is an island, there are three or four places offering rental of paddle boats onto the...More

Thank 6ftTraveller23
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Did not take any river cruises, but we did walk extensively along the riverbanks and walkways. Castle hill, church steeples, bridges and other buildings add to the charm. Praha is very romantic especially walking along the river.

Thank traveltheworld012
Reviewed 31 July 2018

It is the longest river in the Czech Republic. In our tour of Czech Republic, we came across the river when we were in Cesky Krumlov and in Prague. From Cesky Krumlov Castle, Vltava River is beautiful and meandering. In Prague, we watched sunset on...More

Thank ZhaoXiuMei
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We found this when we walked around the Jewish Quarter and we saw river cruises just below the bridge near the Intercontinental hotel and it was leaving shortly for a one hour cruise. There were quite a few on offer for longer duration and some...More

Thank george650000
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We did a 1 hour river cruise with Viator. Mid morning up on the top deck we could see all the sights. We were going to do the three hour dinner cruise, however we are glad we decided to do the 1 hour as that’s...More

1  Thank Lilli2411
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I often come to Prague and enjoy walks along the river walkways, and especially the stretch between the Prague Hilton and Charles Bridge. The latter is Prague’s most visited and famous bridge. Prague has 18 bridges from which one can view and cross this 430-kilometre...More

2  Thank KodoDrummer
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