Embark on a journey from Prague to the enchanting Karlstejn Castle, a marvel of medieval architecture and history. Your private English-speaking driver will ensure a seamless and comfortable trip from your place of stay in Prague to this iconic castle. Delve into the rich legacy of Karlstejn, founded in 1348 by Charles IV, King of Bohemia and Holy Roman Emperor. Explore the castle’s majestic interiors, witness original 14th-century wall decorations, and discover a treasure trove of historical artifacts.
- Hotel Pickup: Your private English-speaking driver will pick you up directly from your place of stay in Prague, ensuring a convenient start to your royal adventure.
- Drive to Karlstejn Castle: Enjoy a drive southwest of Prague, relishing the picturesque landscapes as you head towards Karlstejn Castle.
- Walk or Horse Carriage Option: Upon arrival at Karlstejn Castle, a 30-minute walk awaits you to reach the castle on the hill. Alternatively, for a unique experience, opt to rent a horse carriage.
- Castle Entrance: Your driver will purchase the tickets for you, granting you access to join the next available tour with a local guide.
- Guided Tour Inside the Castle: Immerse yourself in the history of Karlstejn Castle with a guided tour inside. Learn about its founding by Charles IV and its purpose as a residence and treasury for royal treasures.
- Exploration Highlights: Marvel at the preserved original stair-arrangement, explore the five-storey Imperial Palace, and ascend to the 60-meter-high Great Tower. Discover the Chapel of the Holy Cross with its unique 14th-century wall decorations, the largest portrait gallery of Bohemian kings, and a replica of the royal Crown of Bohemia.
- Return Journey: Begin your return journey to Prague with your driver.
- Hotel Drop-off: Conclude your royal escape with a drop-off back at your hotel in Prague.
Duration: 5 hours
Price: from 60 EUR
- Guided tour inside Karlstejn Castle, offering insights into its rich history.
- English-speaking driver assistance for a personalized experience.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off, ensuring convenience and comfort.
- Entrance fee to Karlstejn Castle, providing access to its captivating interiors.