Discover all the Highlights of Karlstejn Castle with a private guide in a very personal atmosphere.
Karlstejn Castle is undoubtedly one of the most important and beautiful Czech castles.
It is not an accident that Karlstejn Castle is often chosen as a popular background for czech fairy-tales movies.
It was founded by the famous Czech king Charles IV. as a place for safekeeping of the crown jewels of the Roman Empire. Very impressive is the step-like order of the building depicting symbolically the importance of each castle buildings. In the breath-taking Holy Cross Chapel in the highest Large Tower, the crown jewels were safely kept.
On this half day tour you will have a chance to admire the beauty of the Castle´s surroundings as the car/bus will take you through the Bohemian Karst Protected Landscape, known for its caves, rocky landscape, fields and diverse forests.
The castle surrounding is also very popular as a weekend track among Czech tourists. Passing local villages with a folk architecture is a lovely track.
Karlstejn Castle and its picturesque village below the hill (you can either walk up the hill (rather steep) or take a taxi or enjoy a nice view from a horse carriage), Castle interiors (a regular tour - 60 min for 270 CZK or a prolonged one including the Chapel of the Holy Cross - 100 min and 330 CZK
Optional: This tour may be combined with Bohemian Glassworks, Koneprusy caves or city of Pilsen.
Duration: 6 hours (1-1,5 hour from Prague)
Means of transport: a rented car/bus and walking
Meeting place: hotel lobby (unless you require some other place)
You pay at the end of the guided tour in CZK/EUR
The cost of the rented Car/bus depends on the number of people in the group.
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