Step back in time and uncover the intriguing c.1,100-year history of Prague Castle, once the residence of Bohemian monarchs and the current seat of the Czech Republic’s Head of State. An expert guide will take you on a walking tour through the grounds of the world’s largest ancient castle complex which lies in the Historic Centre of Prague, named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With its palaces and ecclesiastical structures built in a variety of architectural styles, from Romanesque to Gothic, Prague Castle is not to be missed!
The Walking Tour will also take you into St. Vitus Cathedral which stands inside the Prague Castle complex. Make sure to look up before stepping inside this architectural masterpiece which dominates the skyline of this captivating city! The largest and most important church in the Czech Republic, the impressive St. Vitus Cathedral is central to the country’s cultural and religious heritage. See where patron saints, sovereigns and archbishops have been laid to rest and stand in the very place where Bohemian monarchs were once coronated.
The beautiful Charles Bridge is one of Prague’s must-see sights, however with this Gothic monument on everyone’s to-do list, it is often overrun with people… Avoid the crowds and enjoy unobstructed views of this architectural masterpiece from a cruise boat! You’ll also see fairytale Prague Castle towering against the backdrop of the medieval city, as well as admiring districts such as Malá Strana, -the Lesser Quarter,- or the Old Town from the water.
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