Saturday - August 8, 2020, 1:00 pm and 12 others Prague castle - public tour for all - touring throughout the times
Let's take a look at what Prague Castle has to offer. According to the Guinness Book of Records, it is not only the largest castle complex in the world, but it is also one of the older monuments in our country. As the name of the walk suggests, we will travel through time, show different architectural styles, such as Romanesque, Gothic and many others, talk about people, personalities who lived at that time, various events. We will learn about monarchs and builders, artists, architects, painters, but also alchemists. We will also visit Prague Castle in paid parts, e.g. the entire St. Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace - part from the 15th century - Vladislav Hall, see the places of the second Prague defenestration, copies of the coronation jewels, enter the oldest preserved basilica in the Castle and of course do not miss the Golden Lane with its stories and much more.
The tour will be conducted in Czech language, but upon the request can be also translated into English or specially organized in English; will last about 2.5 hours and the price already includes a ticket to the interiors of Prague Castle. The ticket price is a combination of the BellPrague pricing policy and Prague Castle tickets. Tour tickets are available here online.
There will be a conference hearing equipment provided, this is worn around the neck (43 gr), you get headphones, you also can use your own piece (headphone) for example from your mobile phone.
Notes: For safety checks, please do not carry dangerous objects. /// If you want to come on the tour without a previously purchased ticket, please, make sure at least two hours in advance on phone +420 602 377 180 if there is a place. If a group of you would like to hike at another time, it is possible to agree on the number of at least 4 people.
The meeting point for the tour:
|Hradčanské náměstí Square
meeting at the statue of President Masaryk
Praha 1 – Hradčany
How to get there:
From Pohořelec (trams 22, 23) about 12 minutes walk through Pohořelec, Loretánská street and Hradčanské square.
From Lví dvůr - (trams 22 and 23) - you are arriving from the north; after getting off the tram and cross the road you take a few steps along the road U Prašného mostu, there is a random security check at the entrance to the Prague castle complex, then you go straight until you reach the second castle courtyard, then the second option to turn right will take you to the first castle courtyard. That's it, you leave the Castle and you are right in front of the statue of President Masaryk.
From Malostranské náměstí (trams 12, 15, 20, 22 or 23) you can take either Nerudova Street or the New Castle Stairs.