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Beautiful view and lovely church

We took the bus up to this church (hospice also on the grounds). Once again, as in other holy... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Vince P
Woodland Park, New Jersey
High up above

It is one of the highest points in Olomouc, so you will have a wonderful view of the city from... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Catarina R
Braga, Portugal
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On St. Kopecek's hill, Olomouc, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 26 December 2013

Svatý Kopeček is a historic city, urban area in the northeast of the City Olomouc. This significant natural dominant of Olomouc is used as a recreational place of Olomouc and since 1952 there is the Olomouc ZOO. The Holy Hill is primarily the monumental Church...More

3  Thank Antonín M
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Reviewed 13 January 2014

The Basilica is on a hill top a few miles outside Olomouc. It really is a great location, with lovely views over the countryside. The church is quite atmospheric inside. There's not much else to do in the village - when I visited in December...More

2  Thank Dohfar
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's not a hilarious place that would attract people from all over the world, but it does have a special genius loci. Locals go there mainly on weekends. A nice relaxing stroll...

Thank montepinariano
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We took the bus up to this church (hospice also on the grounds). Once again, as in other holy places we visited, the statuary and and other artwork were inspiring and impressive. We went there on a day many others chose to do so as...More

Thank Vince P
Reviewed 9 July 2018

It is one of the highest points in Olomouc, so you will have a wonderful view of the city from there. In terms of architecture, it is a work of art focused on the details.

Thank Catarina R
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Yes, it is a monumental complex of buildings shining awayinto the neighbourhood, yes, there is wonderfull view over Olomouc and neighbourhood but my overall impression of this place was rather embarassed. Everything except beautifull basilica was closed, very few people around so It looked like...More

Thank Ivan M
Reviewed 19 March 2018

There are multiple ways to get to Svatý kopeček, but the most enjoyble is to bike there on a mountain bike. Rent a bike from numerous bike rentals in Olomouc, pack all necessities and set off. After an easy 25 minutes ride from the city...More

Thank Ivan K
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This place gives you an excellent view of the Olomouc area. Go there by car or bus from the main station (ca. 15 min drive) Don’t stop a the parking lots but try to get closer to the church as parking is free in the...More

Thank Imre J
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We had a great walk around the Zoo, Monastery and surrounding areas. Would recommend to everybody to peak in. Lovely architecture, especially around Christmas time with all the decorations.

Thank HanaPeter
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Nice Church. To get there, take the bus 11 from the train station direction to kopecek. Get down after a big straight road that goes into the land, and then, to go straight to reach the church. Otherwise, you can stay in the bus that...More

Thank Axel B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Nice church, beautifull inside but still just a church. Five points for beautiful view and good parking

Thank Michal K
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Svaty Kopecek is about a 10 minute drive from the center of Olomouc. You can take a bus there. The church sits on top of the hill with a beautiful view. You can walk to the zoo from the church. Definitely worth a visit. I...More

1  Thank Dawn L
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