Half-Day Tour to Kutná Hora and Ossuary from Prague
- Pickup available
- Duration: 5.5 hours
Take a full-day trip to Kutná Hora from Prague and discover its amazing collection of historic buildings that have made it one of the most popular destinations in the Czech Republic. During the 7- to 8-hour expedition, see all of the most famous sights. Explore on foot all of the most famous sights, like the ghoulish Sedlec Ossuary and the Gothic masterpiece of St. Barbara's Church. Visit Kutná Hora's bone chapel, a true highlight of the day that draws visitors from all over the world, and discover how this gem of Bohemian history is home to much more than just piles of skulls and bones. Kutná Hora was the economic powerhouse of the Kingdom of Bohemia and played a crucial role in the Hussite Wars of the 15th century. See the Sedlec Ossuary (Bone Chapel) and Saint Barbara's Church, then continue to Sankturin House, Bohemia's oldest Cistercian Monastery, the fabulous Italian Court, medie...
Very interesting. Good tour , our guide was a very knowledgeable person and lived history. A little hard to understand but really enjoyed. Thank you Paul and hope your back in work soon . Fantastic knowledge and a love of history
Following pick-up at your hotel, transfer by air-conditioned bus to the historic UNESCO World Heritage Site of Kutná Hora. Visit the late Gothic jewel of St. Barbara’s Church and discover one of the town's symbol's and the pride of its miners. Take a guided walk of the historic town center. Then travel to the Ossuary beneath the Roman Catholic Cemetery Church of All Saints. Built in the 14th century, the 2-storey building is the site of an underground chapel decorated with more than 40,000 human bones. Return to Prague and benefit from drop off at your hotel or in the city center.
Excellent. We were picked up at our hotel, and returned back after the tour. The tour bus was very comfortable. The guide was very knowledgeable. I highly recommend this service, and will use them again.
Discover the mysteries of Kutná Hora and the Sedlec Ossuary alongside a professional local guide in monk costume. Begin your tour in the upper chapel of the Sedlec Ossuary. Learn about abandoned mines and wars — the tumultuous history that shaped Sedlec. Continue your tour downwards into the candlelit bowels of the Ossuary, decorated with the skeletons of between 40,000 and 70,000 people. Ascend once more into the light and visit the Church of the Assumption of Our Lady and Saint John the Baptist, built on the oldest Abby in the Czech lands, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Let organ music and the light of candles transport you to another time and place. End your tour with a visit to the Treasury Room where you can see the original 14th-century Monstrance of Sedlec.
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Fantastic guide Tijo who told us fascinating information and was always at the right pace of info and walking. Town was beautiful and was a once in a lifetime experience Have recommended it to friends and family
Ian is a very good, funny and nice guide. When you have lunch at the medieval restaurant, choose menu nr 1 During winter it is cold in the church, so dress warmely.
Had tour guide brendon who was very knowledgeable and funny. Very good tour overall. Lovely place for lunch. Excellent and unique experience to enjoy.
Fantastic guide in andy Allen very knowledgeable friendly and professional service with great insight and interesting facts stories
great, Pavel was a great guide and good sense of humor