Since its founding in 925 by Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia , the site of St. Vitus’ Cathedral has been the burial place of Czech rulers. During the fourteenth century, the tenth-century structure was rebuilt. In December of 1373, by order of the emperor and King Charles IV , the remains buried in old St.
The city of Prague is brilliant to discover, and the castle itself does make an impressive postcard, but the castle’s current day-to-day use as a thriving tourist complex means that it’s best enjoyed at a distance. Be sure to check the Eurotrash and Treasure Prague map for alternative points of interest.
No entrance fee for the faithful The main purpose of the entry fee is to protect the cathedral . However, if you take part in a service, you can see the cathedral free .
St. Vitus Cathedral is the largest and the most important temple in Prague.
Prague , Czech Praha , city, capital of the Czech Republic. Lying at the heart of Europe, it is one of the continent’s finest cities and the major Czech economic and cultural centre.
Entry to castle courtyards, gardens and to the nave of Cathedral of St Vitus is free. There are four types of tickets . Most expensive one is for 350 CZK (adult) or 520 CZK (family) allowing you see everything or just choose where you want to go and buy an appropriate ticket.
Entire visit of Prague Castle is free of charge.
You should allow 2-3 hours at minimum for visiting Prague Castle. However, if you find that you want to follow the audio tour, seeing the Prague Castle Complex may take longer.