KARLSTEJN CASTLE TOUR
The tour is a guided visit to one of the most picturesque Gothic castles in the Czech Republic. We offer a great historical culture trip with a guide included. Located just 35km southwest of Prague Karlstejn Castle is one of the most famous castles in the Czech Republic and thus the Karlstejn Castle Tour is one of the most popular castle tours in the country and when you see this most outstanding example of a gothic style medieval castle it is easy to understand why, sitting high above the town of Karlstejn.
Built between 1348 to 1355 by Charles IV, King of Bohemia and Holy Roman Emperor, the magnificent Karlstejn Castle served as a depository for the safekeeping of royal and Empire coronation jewels, relics of saints and also as an archive of state documents. We recommend this tour to karlstejn Castle should be noted as one not to miss on your trip to the Czech Republic.
The tour will start with you being collected from your Prague accommodation by the tour coach with the guide, we will confirm the exact pickup time when we have your full accommodation address. The journey to Karlstejn Castle from Prague should take about 35 to 45 minutes depending on traffic, the drive will take you through some nice scenic Czech countryside and to the town of Karlstejn, on arrival you can see the impressive castle pearched high on the hill, on the way up a winding road lie numerous stylish pubs and superb wine restaurants.
The guide will talk you through the full history of the castle once inside, you will see the impressive rooms once occupied by Kings and Queens and the guide will introduce you to both the history of this enchanting castle monument and the life and times of Charles IV. On finishing the tour to Karlstejn castle you will be taken by coach back to the centre of Prague. The tour comes in a choice of standard languages which are English, German, Russian, French, Italian, Spanish and Czech, you should let us know which language you prefer when booking. For the energetic traveller we can also offer a Bike Tour From Prague to Karlstejn Castle
Minimum group size - 1 person
Start time and length of tour - The Karlstejn Castle Tour is available in the summer season (31st March to 31st October) from 09.00am on Thursday and Sunday. It lasts about 4.5 hours, including transportation.
In the winter season (1st November to 31st March) it is closed.
Price per person - Adults 1090 CZK / 40.50 Euro, students up to 26 years old: 990 CZK / 37 Euro, children up to 6 years old: 890 CZK / 33 Euro.
Transfers and guide included - Yes, you will be picked up at your accommodation and dropped back in the centre of Prague.
Karlstejn Castle Tour - Prague Tours Direct