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Prague Castle Walking Tour - Shared

From EUR 50

Join our Prague Castle walking tour to discover an ancient symbol of the Czech State, the most significant Czech monument and one of the most important cultural institutions in the Czech Republic.

Prague Castle is a UNESCO monument with a tradition of more than 1000 years. It’s a textbook of architecture and art history. Must include destination for visitors from all over the world.

Prague Castle consists of a large-scale composition of palaces and ecclesiastical buildings of various architectural styles.

Our tour included the remains of Romanesque-style buildings from the 10th century through to Gothic modifications of the 14th century. You’ll learn about the  famous Slovenian architect Josip Plečnik who was responsible for extensive renovations in the time of the First Republic (1918-1938). Since the Velvet Revolution, Prague Castle has undergone significant and ongoing repairs and reconstructions.

The churches in Prague Castle were an important part of the establishment of Christianity in early day Bohemia.  It was here that the Duke’s sainted wife Ludmila thought their grandson from the bible which drastic shaped Prague.

Over the centuries the complex making up Prague Castle got stone defenses and grew into the largest castle grounds in the world.  The walled fortress was a mini city with multiple courtyards which were home to not only the Royal family but also their guards, alchemists, and handcrafters.  The growth of the castle also led to the growth of the neighborhood below it which was officially founded in 1252.

You’ll see mixes of Romanesque and Gothic styles plus the distinct Habsburg touch as you take our walking tour in Prague Castle.  It may not look like a traditional fairy tale fortress, but Prague Castle is a Medieval wonder with with many memorable elements.

Join our Prague Castle walking tour  to get acquainted with Prague’s history in an efficient way organized professionally and led by a local guide.

You can choose to go private or join a small group of max 8 so the experience is always intimate.

From EUR 50

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Inlcuded:

Scholarly and local Walks In Europe Tour Guides
Small groups of 8 or private tours
Admission fees to the Castle  

Excluded: 

Transport if you’re staying outside of Prague
Drinks
Lunch

 

Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral
Strahov Monastery
Schwarzenberg Palace
Hradcany Square
St. George Basilica
Archbishop Palace
Castle Gardens

Route

  1. Prague