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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Prospekt Svobody is the central street in Lviv. The streets are projected in such a way, that all smaller streets nearby will bring you to Prospect Svobody. The Opera House is the main building here. Tho the back of Opera House the Old City is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nata28k
Reviewed 7 September 2018

This is a very beautiful street with parks and historical buildings. There are a lot of cafes and restaurants, a couple of hotels and very beautiful opera house, fountains and monuments. Sometimes it's just too many people there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jasra_12
Reviewed 28 August 2018

If you are at the Opera House, look to the end of the square and there it is. It is a great place to see a cross section of tourists.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank napacapt
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Nice place to people watch, with the Opera at the end, watching old men playing chess, backgammon or cards. Challenging the daring. families, have some coffee, tea, sit and read, you can do it all.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank telegrau
Reviewed 1 June 2018

i know that this city is very popular for tourists! on this boulevard i saw how old citizen spend their time. just sit on the bench and play chess! it's so cute!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Klaus0Schmidt
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful park for just hanging out and watching people. Lots of comfortable benches, people playing in the fountain, posing for photos, kids on scooters or kicking footballs with their parents, we saw an event involving several bands playing traditional and other music, lots...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank springlering
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

The street you use to get basically anywhere you want in the city center. It leads you straight to the Opera House with the fountain in front of it. Also during the festivals and celebrations a big fair is located on this street.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Анастасия Л
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Together with Rynok (Main Square) it forms the heart of the city. It is a wide avenue with a park and pedestr ian zone running along in the middle, starting at the Opera Theatre and stretching as far as Mickiewicz Monument. A place where the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank charles911
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Svobody Prospect (Blvd), is a wide street with a park inside in the middle, plus kiosks selling all sorts of interesting crafts, food and souvenirs during festivals and holidays. terrific shops, cafes and restaurants. Men playing chess, dancers and singes perform during celebratory events and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank RichardW87
Reviewed 11 September 2017

A very wide street linking the Mickiewicz Square with the mega magnificent opera house. It lies along the site of the old city fortifications pulled down when the Austrians (Hapsburgs) ruled here. It lies over Lviv's invisible river, the Poltva, which used at one stage...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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