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Dlouha jizda 1254, Decin 405 02, Czech Republic
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Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

We spent there a 3 hours just around the castle, beautiful gardens, very calm area, nice views, we really love it

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

Castle founded by Czech kings in 13th century as a fortress at the gate to kingdom, soon a city built around. Rebuild into a chateau by an influental family of Thun, guarding the vast territory of Elbe river valley, the sandstone cliffs and deep forests...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Děčín Castle is one of the dominant of Děčín. In my opinion, the most dominant feature is the Pasty's Wall (Pastýřská stěna) above Děčín (the photo is from the bus).

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

It’s worth the walk up the hill and the minor charge you pay for the rose garden tour is worthwhile. Some great views!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

Located up the narrow steep Dlouha jizda, a cobblestone street with high walls, Decin Castle is sited on the bluff of the town where the Elbe and Ploucnice Rivers meet. Starting as a wooden fortress in the 12th century, rebuilt in stone as a royal...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

A long walk up to the top but a very nice rose garden at the base, a brewery to the side, and a few restaurants, and a nice ice cream stand taps off a nice reward down the hill. Lovely views of the city and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

You can only see the inside by taking the tour, conducted in Czech, but we paid for an English audio guide so we can follow along. Quite interesting to see the place where Caspar David Friedrich’s Decin Altarpiece came from when we ran into it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Fietslvr
Reviewed December 13, 2017

We came to Decin late, so cannot enter inside the castle. But we entered the Rose Garden and the gardens on the opposite, and so also walked the gardens below the castle. The rose garden definitely worth the money you pay for it - beautiful...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank GR_Family_Plus_3
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We were not very impressed with this palace. The guide only spoke Czech and while there was a handout in English in each room, it was very brief and could be read in a minute or two while the guide spoke for about 10 minutes....More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank jjpatlanta
Reviewed September 10, 2017

We visited the rooftop rose garden at sunset - the garden itself was lovely, as were the views it afforded over the town. Would highly recommend if you're in the area.

Date of experience: August 2017
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