Look-Out Tower "Chalice" / Vyhlídková vež "Kalich" (Litomerice - North Bohemia)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
N 50° 32.014 E 014° 07.890
33U E 438449 N 5598318
Quick Description: On the roof of Renaissance burgher house located in the south side of main public space of town Litomerice - Mírové námestí (Peace Square) you can find unusual historic look-out tower called "Kalich" ("Chalice").
Location: Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic
Date Posted: 3/19/2011 8:34:01 AM
Waymark Code: WMB09W
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 82

Long Description:

On the roof of Renaissance burgher house located in the south side of main public space of town Litomerice - Mírové námestí (Peace Square) you can find unusual historic look-out tower called "Kalich" ("Chalice").

The look-out tower of unusual shape, built in 16th century by rich Mraz family, serves nowadays as target for visitors of town Litomerice. The tower, accessible by steep stairway directly from the house (where is Tourist Information Centre and also where you can pay entrance fee), offers beautiful 360° vista over Litomerice and pictoresque landscape of Czech Central Mountains (Ceské stredohorí) region.

Height of Look-Out Tower in feet: 98.00

Difficulty:

Opening times and fees:
April - October: daily 10:00-16:30
November - March: SAT/SUN 10:00-13:00

Adults - 35 CZK
Children - 15 CZK
Students nad Seniors - 25 CZK
Foreign language tour - 50 CZK


Parking Area: N 50° 32.043 W 014° 07.902

Visit Instructions:
Please log only if you have been up there and you must include a photo of the scenic view from the top.
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