Prague City of Experiences
Would you like to enjoy the atmosphere of the historical centre of Prague, have fun and taste good food without travelling to the end of the metropolis? Below you can find some interesting tips. All places are within walking distance of the Hotel Atlantic.
Visit the largest house of illusions in Prague just a few steps from the Hotel Atlantic. Here you can enjoy more than 150 exhibits of fantastic optical illusions and large-format trick paintings. The Pavel Kožíšek Museum of Fantastic Illusions offers great entertainment for the whole family. You will take away funny photos and videos as a souvenir. The museum is located in the Myšák Gallery and is open every day, including holidays.
15 minutes walk 1,2 km
Admirers of Art Nouveau and Mucha's paintings may also enjoy the Mucha Museum, which not only presents his work, but also provides a lot of interesting information about his life. The exhibition is divided into several thematic sections and ends with a biographical documentary film. There are also photographs of the artist's family and friends. Tickets can be purchased online.
11 minutes walk 900 m
If you are looking for a unique environment and a culinary experience in one, just a few steps away from the Hotel Atlantic you can visit restaurant Červený Jelen. The restaurant offers several different spaces. The main area is called the bank. It is a cubist-modernist space of the former Anglo-Austrian bank, which changed into a unique restaurant. You can find here a flying red deer or twelve-tank beer tower. Other parts include Mark Fichtner's restaurant or his clubhouse, where is the tap school of Mira Pantata Nekolny and Martina Navratilova, known as the Girl Behind the Tap.
5 minutes walk 450 m
Everyone can have fun at Hamleys. Under one roof you will enjoy lots of beautiful toys for children, a butterfly house, and a mirror maze. The youngest visitors can enjoy the Venetian Carousel, or try out lots of other fun games such as dredging or car racing. Older visitors will appreciate the laser game or virtual reality.
9 minutes walk 700 m
The restaurant in V Celnici street was one of the first opened Kolkovna concepts and it is in a former customs office building. You can find it on the Náměstí Republiky, almost around the corner from the Atlantic Hotel. Here you can enjoy a pleasant atmosphere, excellent Czech gastronomy, and Pilsner Urquell lager. In addition to lager, they also serve black beer Velkopopovický Kozel and non-alcoholic Birell Světlý. On summer days you can sit in the summer beer garden.
4 minutes walk 290 m
In the heart of Prague, not far from Old Town Square, is the Prague branch of Madame Tussauds, with realistic figures of famous personalities, from historical figures to contemporary celebrities. You can bring from Prague not only photos of Prague's sights, but also photos of your favourite famous person. It is open every day and you can buy your tickets easily online.
10 minutes walk 800 m
A few steps from the hotel Atlantic you can visit the classic Czech restaurant Lokál on Dlouhá Street, which nostalgically reminds Czech cuisine of the 70s and 80s. Dishes are prepared here with quality ingredients from regional suppliers. Here you can taste traditional Czech dishes - svíčková, rajská, koprovka, or šunkofleky. You can enjoy a cold Prazdroj beer on tap from special tanks. Lokál pub is perfect for a busy evening with friends.
7 minutes walk 600 m
Would you like to enjoy Prague's sights without rush, in comfort, and still enjoy the atmosphere of Prague's monuments? Or would you like to enjoy a gastronomic experience and Prague's sights at the same time? You can get these experiences by being on a boat on the Vltava River. The Prague Boats company offers sightseeing cruises and gastronomic experiences - romantic dinner, lunch, or brunch. On the website of the company, you can choose a boat and buy a boarding pass online. You can also rent a boat privately. The boats are anchored at the Čechův most, which can be easily reached on foot from the hotel.
18 minutes walk 1,5 km
Visit the world of virtual reality on Wenceslas Square. You can look forward to a lot of fun. VR PLAY Park offers interesting games for individuals and groups. You can explore ancient historical exhibitions, take a ride on a simulator or enjoy one of the escape games. For the more adventurous, the park also offers the chance to shoot or try to survive on an island full of zombies.
13 minutes walk 1,1 km
Jazz lovers will appreciate the Reduta Jazz Club. The jazz club can be reached by a pleasant walk through the centre of Prague. The club has been visited in the past by famous artists such as Louis Armstrong, Ronnie Scott, Acker Bilk, Chris Barber, Aki Takase, Wynton Marsalis, Cecil Taylor, and B. B. King. In 2016, the club was even praised by the British newspaper The Guardian as one of the top ten jazz clubs in all of Europe. You can enjoy a live concert here every day. Tickets and the current program are available here.
15 minutes walk 1,3 km
Enjoy the view of Prague Castle and Charles Bridge with a glass of wine. A few minutes from the Atlantic Hotel, you can visit the floating Marina Ristorante. There is an open kitchen and a beautiful view of Prague Castle and Charles Bridge. This location and Italian cuisine make it the perfect place for a romantic dinner.
18 minutes walk 1,5 km
The beautiful historic building of the National Museum can not be overlooked when visiting Wenceslas Square. The National Museum building is divided into the original historical building and the new building. These parts are connected by an underground tunnel. There are exhibitions that will take you through Czech history or take you back to prehistoric times. Other exhibitions will introduce you to the wonders of evolution, where you will find expositions of animals including the great white shark, the whale shark and the largest model of the giant krakatica in the world. You can find more information about these and other exhibitions here. You can buy tickets online, on the mobile app, at a vending machine, or at the box office in the historical or new building of the National Museum.
18 minutes walk 1,5 km
Ema espresso bar (Na Florenci street) is one of the best and busiest espresso bars in Prague. This café offers coffee from famous European roasters, but also coffee from local coffee suppliers. The coffee can be enjoyed with homemade sweet pastries and also savoury snacks. In addition, the cafe is located in a beautiful glass-enclosed space with a view to the street.
3 minutes walk 250 m
You may also enjoy a visit to the Technical Museum, which is away but still within walking distance of the Atlantic Hotel. Here you can enjoy exhibitions on astronomy, printing, chemistry, photography, etc. The biggest attraction is the extensive exhibition of transport, where you can learn about the history of the automobile, motorcycle, aviation, shipping or rail transport. Here you can admire the Kašpar JK aircraft from 1911 or the first Czechoslovak automobile.
32 minutes walk 2,4 km
You don't have to go only to Petřín for beautiful views. If you want to enjoy a quiet walk in the park and beautiful views of Prague, Letná is a good choice for you. It is a large park with large grassy areas, and mature trees where you can take a walk, enjoy the view, or refresh yourself in the summer garden of the restaurant located at Letná Chateau or in the adjacent kiosks. The main landmark is the metronome (25 meters) - "Time Machine".
23 minutes walk 1,8 km
Visit one of the largest Lego museums in the Czech Republic. Here you will find more than 20 thematic exhibitions and up to 3,000 unique models. Among the exhibitions, you will also find traditional Czech monuments such as the Charles Bridge, the Old Town Astronomical Clock, and the National Theatre. Fans of Harry Potter and Star Wars will also find something to enjoy here. During your visit to the museum, you can learn about the history and play with LEGO in the children's corner, which is designed for visitors of all ages. You can also visit the shop where you can buy LEGO kits, limited edition sets, and exclusive LEGO products that are hard to find in the Czech Republic. You can buy tickets here.
15 minutes walk 1,3 km