Country : Czech Republic
Currency : Czech Koruna (CZK)
Language : Czech
City: 1 259 079 (2014)
Metro: 2 204 730 (2014)
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
closeDuring the Middle Ages, Prague was the most important city in Central Europe. After Emperor Charles IV had all the city gates' roofs covered with lead, Prague was dubbed the 'Golden City'. It would remain one of the most influential cities in Europe until the 20th century.
Today 'the City of a Hundred Spires' is a magnet for tourists, with numerous magnificent towers, palaces and churches.
Random Prague Highlights
St. Nicholas Church, Old Town, Prague
One of two St. Nicholas Churches in Prague, this Baroque church borders Old Town Square. It was designed by Kilian Ignaz Dientzenhofer who also completed the other St. Nicholas church.
Loreto, Prague
The Prague Loreto is a Baroque pilgrimage complex that was built in the 17th-18th centuries around the Santa Casa (Holy House), a replica of the venerated house in Loreto, Italy. The Loreto is also home to a treasury with some magnificent, diamond-encrusted liturgical items.
Old Town Bridge Tower, Prague
This bridge tower serves as the gateway between the Charles Bridge and Prague's Old Town district. It is considered the most beautiful bridge tower in Europe.
Vrtba Garden, Prague
This magnificent formal garden is divided into several terraces laid out on a sloping terrain. Staircases, decorated with baroque statues, connect the different levels.

Random Prague Tours & Activities
Trip to Karlovy Vary and Moser Factory from Prague, Prague
  • Average Rating:3.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
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