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Karlstejn Castle Half-Day Tour from Prague

Product ID: 55493
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Enjoy a half-day excursion to one of the most visited castles in the Czech Republic. Gothic Katlstejn Castle was built by emperor Charles IV to protect the crown jewels and treasures. Learn about the history of the castle from your guide.
About this activity
Duration 4.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Russian

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Please specify where you would like to be picked up in Prague.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take a guided tour of one of the most popular castles in the Czech Republic
  • Enjoy a half-hour walk up to the castle gates
  • See the copy of the royal crown of Charles IV
Full description
Visit Karlštejn Castle, built by Charles IV between 1348 and 1355 and now one of the most frequently-visited castles in the Czech Republic. It originally served to safeguard the royal treasures and the crown jewels and the archive of state documents.

Following a 30 minute walk uphill to the castle gates, your guide will take you on an hour-long tour of the interior. You'll hear about the history of the castle and the life of Charles IV, and the fine arts that flourished during his reign.

This monumental feat of Gothic architecture is located approximately 38 kilometers southwest of Prague. 
  • Hotel pick-up (on request)
  • Guide
  • Castle admission fee
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at Na Příkopě 23, 110 00, Prague 1 (between Municipal House and the bottom of Wenceslas Square)

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Premiant City Tour Ltd

Product ID: 55493