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From Prague: Half-Day Karlstejn Castle Tour

Product ID: 76031
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On this tour of Karlstejn Castle, take a trip into the 14th century to the medieval seat of Charles IV, King of Bohemia and the Roman Empire.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See an imposing medieval castle founded 650 years ago by Charles IV
  • Explore the historical interiors of this 14th century structure
  • Learn from an expert guide and visit one of the most popular tourist destinations
Full description
On this half-day Karlstejn Castle tour from Prague, visit a majestic Gothic castle founded 650 years ago by Charles IV, King of Bohemia and of the Roman Empire. The castle was built in the 14th century as a place for safekeeping of royal treasures, especially the coronation jewels.

Located in a picturesque site, the castle sits on Dragon's Rock in the middle of dense forests just about an hour drive from Prague. For many visitors, this is one of the most popular destinations. The price includes entry to the castle and a free tasting of Original Karlstejn Mead. This tour also involves 30 minutes of walking.
Includes
  • Castle entrance fee

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Central Prague: The local tour operator departure bus stop A // ticket booth/ kiosk is located in Prague District 1 – Old Town (Stare Město), No. 1 Parizska Street, on the corner of Old Town Square (Staromestske namesti). The nearest metro station is Staromestska (line A), a 3 minute walk down Kaprova Street in the direction of the Old Town Square.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• You must bring your ID
• Please note that it is a rather demanding walk up the hill to the castle and there is an option to take a taxi or horse carriage at your own expense
Customer reviews
Overall rating
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based on 9 reviews
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