Question: Is Prague the best city in Europe?

Is Prague better than Amsterdam?

Prague has IMO much more spectacular architecture with the castle overlooking the city, King Charles Bridge and medievil streets and lets not forget great beer. Amsterdam is not so spectacular although still has lots of history from the Golden Age and as you say world class museums.

Is Prague better than Vienna?

Vienna is magnificent and grandiose, whereas Prague is picturesque and medieval. … Vienna is famous for its elegant coffee houses, while Prague is well-known for its beer gardens. Prague has better nightlife with its countless pubs and great beer. Unlike Vienna, many young Europeans go to Prague for holidays or weekends.

What should I avoid in Prague?

What to Avoid in Prague: Tourist Schlock

  • Karlova Street. …
  • Concerts — or anything for that matter – sold by people in period costumes. …
  • Wenceslas Square at Night. …
  • Astronomical Clock Show on the Hour. …
  • Prague’s Scams and Overcharging at Tourist Restaurants.

Is Prague expensive?

While Prague is more expensive than other Czech cities at an average cost of €50 to €80 per person per day, it is certainly more affordable than other Western European cities if you’re travelling on a mid-range budget. …

Is Prague or Budapest better?

If you are short on time, Prague will be the better choice seeing as it’s a smaller, walkable city with better day trip options. If you have a little more time and happen to love food, Budapest will give you a few more options to fill your days, plus, the thermal spas are world-class.

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Is Prague better than Salzburg?

Both cities may be tourist-infested but Prague, being larger, spreads the burden across more acres. A day trip to Salzburg was enough for me, three days in Prague were not. You prefer small towns, but I wouldn’t call Salzburg one of those. Also I’d expect Prague has better air connections generally because it’s bigger.

How many days should be spent in Prague?

To really see Prague, it’s best to visit for four to five days. That will allow you to see all the main sites and get a sense of the city’s culture.