Lookout towers and viewpoints


Lovoš is a distinctive peak of the Central Bohemian Uplands and a popular tourist destination. It creates a natural dominant feature of Lovosice and its surroundings.


The Bořeň Massif geologically belongs to the NW edge of the Central Bohemian Uplands.

Buková mountain

Buková mountain (683 m a. s. l.) is the basal dominant of the Verneřické highlands.

Calvary - Ostrá u Úštěka

A significant landmark near Úštěk is the Calvary hill near the village of Ostré.

Calvary – Three Crosses

The top of Calvary with an altitude of 239 m is part of the Elbe massif of the Czech Gate (Porta Bohemica) on the right bank of the Elbe with three crosses at the top.

Erben lookout

Above the town of Ústí nad Labem there is a lookout tower called “Erbenova vyhlídka” on “Brandtova výšina”.

Hláska Watchtower

The Hláska Watchtower is the only preserved remnant of the fortifications of the oldest part of the town of Roudnice nad Labem.

Hořidla Lookout Tower

Lookout tower - near the village of Chotiněves - located on the top of a neovolcanic hill Hořidla.

Kratochvíl’s Lookout Tower - Roudnice nad Labem

The lookout tower was built in 1934 to commemorate the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the founding of the "Rolnická záložna Podřipská” (Podripská Peasant Reserve). Roudnice could thus boast a nice lookout and quality architectural work. It bears his name after the founder of the bank, Václav Kratochvíl.

Lookout tower Na Horách – Rohatce

A small lookout tower on the municipal land near Rohatec at an altitude of 221 m with a stunning view of the Central Bohemian Uplands.

Lookout tower Stradonka

If you go to Libochovice, let yourself be captivated by the views of the nearby and distant surroundings from the place where a Celtic fortress was located 2500 years ago. We are talking about the Stradonka lookout tower.

Milešovka Mountain

The mountain Milešovka also known as the Queen of the Central Bohemian Uplands and with its 837 meters it is also the highest mountain in the Central Bohemian Uplands.

Mostná hora - Litomerice

Mostna hora (272 m above sea level) or Mostka can be found on the northern outskirts of Litoměřice.

Radejčín lookout tower

The Radejčín lookout tower, about 30 meters high, is located southwest of the village of Dubice.

Radobýl Hill

Radobýl hill (399 m a. s. l.) is a natural monument with an exposed north-south side, due to mining. It has well-developed columnar jointing of basalt rock and an arrangement of columns in various directions.

Sedlo Hill

Sedlo (The Saddle Mountain) - 726 m - is one of the dominant features of the Central Bohemian Uplands visible from a distance.

Sokolí vrch Lookout Tower - Děčín

The lookout tower is located near the top of Sokolí vrch (501 m altitude) near Děčín.

St. Štěpán's Cathedral with a lookout tower

The most important church monument in the Central Bohemian Uplands is a set of buildings around the Cathedral of St. Štěpán in Litoměřice on the Dóm hill. Originally there was a hillfort but in 1057 the Litoměřice chapter was established here.

Střekov prospect

The Střekov Lookout is located on the top of Malé Sedlo in the town of Střekov.

The Kohout lookout tower – Valkeřice

The lookout tower can be found on the Kohout hill (589 m), which rises above the village of Valkeřice.

Varhošť Hill

Varhošť hill is a popular tourist destination and can be found near the village of Kundratice.