Black tower, Ceske Budejovice

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Observation Deck · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Black Tower (Černá věž) is a well-known 16th century tower in České Budějovice, Czech Republic. It is situated near the NE corner of Přemysl Otakar II Square, next to the Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and is a favourite sight.

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  • 225 steps to the top but well worth it for the great views, even on a rainy day. You pay at the top, card or cash. We spent 2 nights in the town. It's one of those places you've never heard of but.....  more »
  • Views on a whole city worth climbing this tower! It may appear tiring at first glance but believe me when you get there, you wouldn't regret! Price is 40 czk for an adult and you pay on the top. You.....  more »
  • Amazing view all over České Budějovice, and interesting views inside the tower on your way to the top
  • Wonderful view from the top of the tower And you can borrow the binoculars from the counter

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