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Útvina Lookout Tower near Toužim 


Category: Lookout and Observation Towers Region: Toužim and its surroundings Town: Toužim


The "Třasák” ("Shaker") Lookout Tower is privately owned and it was built by Václav Krysl on his property in the village of Útvina near the town of Toužim in 2003. He built it according to his own design and with the help of his friends in just 16 months.

The wooden structure is supported by a stone base and rises to the height of 12 metres. You may admire the surrounding countryside from three lookout galleries. After climbing 36 stairs, the uppermost gallery offers a view of the districts of Plzeň, Rakovník and Krušné hory (Ore Mountains).


Opening hours

Free access (the owner’s house is right by the observation tower).


Contact data

Phone: +420 353 312 020


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