Romantic things to do for couples in Prague. Easy ways to surprise your loved ones

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For some reason, there is a myth in society that preparing a romantic date is an incredibly difficult task. We do not agree with this, as they say «You never know till you try». Forget about all your doubts and fears! Romantic Prague can offer you loads of fantastic places for a perfect date. And we have some ideas for you too! It could be a cozy picnic at dawn, an evening walk through the streets of the city, or a dinner with Czech cuisine in a local cafe… Or maybe you could do it all in one day? Just take your pick and go surprise your loved ones.

If you want to see Prague from the water, go on a romantic river boat cruise.

River cruises in Prague

Havlicek Gardens

Urban green areas in Prague are special. Local parks represent history and nature, organically integrated into the urban landscape. For example, Havlicek Gardens used to be a private villa of a Czech entrepreneur. He had the entire territory decorated in the Renaissance style and had an English garden planted here. Today the gardens have more than 100 species of plants, a vineyard, gazebos, ponds and fountains.

Timetable: from November to March from 6 am till 10 pm (all week). From April to October from 6 am till 12 pm (all week).

Entry: free.

Let's add some romance: сafe Altán Grébovka or picnic.

Prague Castle in the evening

Watching the sunset at the castle is an amazing opportunity if you want to feel like a couple from the romantic novels. Prague Castle is usually full of tourists, so spending time just together during the day is very unlikely. However, in the evening it is way calmer and the city is even more romantic with its narrow cobblestone streets, facades of medieval houses and cathedrals, all of this in the light of the fading sun. This is the time for lovers and their romantic dates under the stars.

Timetable: from April till October from 7 am till 5 pm, from November till March 9 am till 4 pm.

Entry: from 450 crowns.

Let's add some romance: walking tour or romantic photo shoot.

Wallenstein Garden

The green area is located in the Mala Strana. First, walk around the territory, take a look at the baroque architecture, and then go to the Wallenstein Garden.

This is a perfect place for breakfast or dinner outdoors. Due to the architectural particularities unnecessary sounds and noises do not reach here, so this is a great place for solitude among sculptures, fountains and green plants. Don't be afraid of peacocks. They are the owners of the palace and they are friendly, so you will not be disturbed.

Timetable: from April till October from 7 am till 7 pm (on weekdays), from 9 am till 7 pm (on weekends).

Entry: free.

Let's add some romance: picnic, horseback ride, rent a cabriolet or retro car.


A rocky cliff above the Vltava is another location on our list of romantic places in Prague for couples. There is a small park, the Vysehrad fortress and the neo-gothic Cathedral of Peter and Paul, where the remains of the patron saint of all lovers, St. Valentine are kept. And from the observation deck on the hill you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the Nusle Valley and Prague Castle.

Timetable: from January to December from 10 am till 6 pm (all week).

Entry: free.

Let's add some romance: the observation deck at sunrise or sunset.

Boat trip along the Vltava River

Romantic trip along the Vltava River is one of the most unusual format. Tours take place on modern glass boats, the ticket price includes a show program, live music, an unlimited European and Czech cuisine buffet, and an aperitif and a bar on board. Сhoose a tour based on your plans for the day. For example, if you have already gone to the observation deck in the morning and now it's time to have a snack, you can take a cruise with lunch on the boat. If you want to have a romantic dinner, go for an evening cruise around the city, and for lovers of impeccable luxury leisure is а night grand cruise.

You will find more options for river cruises in Old and New Prague on the website

Tickets for Vltava cruises

Private airplane

If you have never flown on private airplanes, we have good news for you: new experiences bring people closer. The «Pilotem na zkoušku» team organizes sightseeing flights on planes and helicopters. You can choose the itinerary yourself, while company representatives are ready to listen to your desires and help you to choose. So it is an extraordinary and unique date at an altitude of 300 meters.

The cost of a flight starts from 4100 crowns and by helicopter it starts from 7610 crowns. Check the full price list here, the website is available in Czech and English. There you can also leave a request and discuss all the details with a manager.

Finding the perfect date spots in Prague was easy. Just like we promised, you just have to choose where exactly you want to spend time together. But this is a more difficult task. After all, you want to try everything at once, right? But don't worry about that! Remember, it doesn't matter where exactly you go. What really matters is that you will spend a fantastic time together and maybe even fall in love with each other again.

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