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Charles Square

Karlovo NamEsti, Prague, Czech Republic
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good37%
  • Average41%
  • Poor2%
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Karlovo NamEsti, Prague, Czech Republic
Nove Mesto (New Town)
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

a great place to look around and rest your legs. maybe grab a bite. strolling in any direction may give a better overview of the city and its people. probably not such a tourist trap as others may seem

Thank Katri T
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Karlovo Namesti looks lovely in the sunshine, with the pretty buildings surrounding a quiet, peaceful park. The square had good access to public transport, close to plenty of shops. In the summer the flowers bloom and the water fountain is on. It is good to...More

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Charles Square may have got an extra star had I visited in the Summer but in winter it as looking a little bleak. Even the cafe on the corner was closed for the winter. All that being said, it was a nice little place to...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Large square surrounded by some attractive buildings but bustling with cars and lots of very noisy trams

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Charles Square is a nice area to peruse,it's not really that special but for a nice stroll to the Town Hall it's OK. There are good seating options to rest up on and nice trees and statues plus the architecture close by is superb. There...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

It's a largish square in the new town that along with Wenceslas square forms the bulk of New town area. Since the entire area was built about 600 years ago, you are bound to come across some historic buildings and monuments. There also is a...More

Thank BhawaniPathania
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The Charles Square in Nove Mesto is one of the largest squares in the world and quite rightly filled with history. Plenty of places to sit and meet up or grab some food with friends and family. Definitely worth a visit to relax and take...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 31 March 2016

One of the four famous squares in Prague. In my opinion least exciting of them all. But, it's huuge and trees in the summer are just in great contrast with all the concrete which is surrounding it.

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We stopped near a given area. Were her on New Year's - a lot of people, fireworks, pitardy. Many kolichestivo broken bottles. Pitardy explode under the feet and under the wheels of passing cars. But people close to the midnight launch so many fireworks -...More

Thank 0gik
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Charles Square or Karlovo Namesti is a city square in Nove Mesto Prague. It is one of the largest squares of the world and it was the largest town square of Europe in Medieval times. Originally it was formed as a place to hold the...More

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Nearby
Nove Mesto (New Town)
Nearly 700 hundred metres long, Wenceslas Square
represents the most frequent and buzzing crossroads of
the city. The National Museum in the upper part of the
square watches over your spending spree in countless
shops and retail stores lining the entire square,
which ends at Na Příkopě, the most famous shopping
street. When tired or broke, you can explore the
city's underpasses, which can take you to the Old Town
...More
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