Smetanovo nabrezi (Smetana’s Embankment) is one of the most favourite spots for many Prague inhabitants and tourists. Along the River Vltava you can enjoy walks on sunny days, relax on benches or have a lunch or coffee on terraces of bars and restaurants. It is also location of some of our best Prague Apartments with stunning views of Prague Castle. If you are planning to come to Prague and book your accommodation in our Old Town Prague Apartments we have a great news for you! There will no longer be any car traffic on Saturdays!
The municipality management has decided to close the embankment for cars on Saturdays. Trial run of this new legal regulations will be placed in the zone between National Theatre and Charles Bridge for six weeks in May and June. On Saturdays only pedestrians, cyclists and trams will be allowed to enter. After this trial period the management of the capital will evaluate reactions of inhabitants and decide if the regulation will be kept permanently.
Calming of automobile traffic will be welcomed mainly by managers of popular embankment restaurants and people who come to enjoy the view of river Vltava, Charles Bridge and Prague Castle.
If you are interested in apartment accommodation on Smetanovo nabrezi in Prague, check our Charles Bridge Apartment No.3, Charles Bridge Apartment No.4 , Charles Bridge Arpartment No.5 or Charles Bridge Apartment No.6 and enjoy this beautiful location!