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Prague Welcome Card
"The Prague Welcome Card will offer you great values and convenience free public transport (if option selected) free entrances to many great venues. As well as saving money you will often jump the ticket-queues. By purchasing this card you can enjoy entrance at the following attractions --Free entrance to the following historical Prague monuments: Klementinum PrahaAstronomical Clock Tower""""The Prague Welcome Card is your key to discovering the most interesting things Prague has to offer
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Prague City Sightseeing Tour
"This two-hour coach tour gives you an overall view of Prague and its beautiful historic sites taking you to the most important attractions. The on board commentary provides essential background to your sightseeing.Highlights include:Prague State Opera (Státní opera Praha)National Museum (Národní muzeum)Wencesl"""Get your bearings in the romantic city of Prague on this comprehensive two-hour coach tour. This tour is perfect if you have limited time in Prague the City of a Hundred Spires."title=Tour+Highlights&1=Two-hour+coach+tour+of+Prague&2=Perfect+introduction+to+Prague%27s+attractions+by+coach&3=Choice+of+morning+and+afternoon+tours&4=Commentary+in+English+and+German""
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4-Hour Prague Old Town Walking Tour With Lunch On A Boat
"You will meet your guide at 10:00am in Old Town Square (in front of the Information cencert next to Cartier on the corner of the Pařížská street and the Old Town Square). You'll visit the historical district where you'll see some of the many highlights o what buildings you'll see and why they're important. Following the Royal route you will come to the Municipal house the first building you stop at in the New Town. Next you will find the Wenceslas Square and the Estate Theater.From there you'll continue to the Jewish district which used to be a town within the Old Town with its own administration and life. You'll pass a few synagogues including the oldest and still active Old-New synagogue as well as the Old Jewish Cemetery. You'll learn how the Jews lived in the medieval ages and during the Second World War.  At noon you'll be taken on a 2-hour boat ride to enjoy a delicious lunch buffet. You can enjoy some cold starters that consists of a variety of vegetables salami
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Statuary by Josef Vaclav Myslbek (I&V)

The four monumentel sculptures of the mythological figures of Czech history, artwork of Josef Vaclav Myslbek are located in the park near Church of St Peter and St Paul. The sculptures were created in...
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Zvrlj
May 07, 2008

St Martin's Rotunda (I&V)

St Martin's Rotunda is probably the oldest surviving rotunda in Prague. It was built in Romanesque style around 1100. During Hussite Wars, in 1420 the rotunda was damaged and looted, and in 1523...
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Zvrlj
Jun 16, 2007

Vysehrad Fortress

The history of Vysehrad Fortress dates back to some time around the 10th century. The fortress is dominated by the twin-towered, neo gothic Basilica of St. Peter and St Paul. Next to the basilica, the...
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HORSCHECK
Feb 15, 2015

Vysehrad Citadel -History & Views

One afternoon we went strolling down to the Botanical Gardens which were most enjoyable, we then decided to continue our walk and soon saw the sign to Vysehrad Citadel. After 20 minutes we reached the...
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Mikebb
Dec 16, 2005

Vysehrad's amazing Church of Sts Peter and Paul

Of the many churches in Prague, the Church of Sts Peter and Paul in Vysehrad is easily my favourite and tops my list of crowd-dodging options in Prague! I find it surprising how little is written...
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CatherineReichardt
Jun 12, 2013

Pay your respects at Vysehrad's Slavin cemetery

Vysehrad cemetery (also known as Slavin cemetery) is where the great and the good of the Czech Republic are buried. It is a captivating place to spend an hour or so, especially if you combine it with...
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CatherineReichardt
Nov 07, 2012

Rotunda of St Martin at Vysehrad

This picturesque stone rotunda dates back to the 11th century, and is the only surviving Romanesque structure of the original Vysehrad fortress. It is one of the oldest buildings in Prague, and has...
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CatherineReichardt
Jun 12, 2013

Cathedral of Ss Peter & Paul

The twin spires of the Cathedral of Ss Peter & Paul are an impressive site that can be seen from some distance away. The church was originally built in the 19th century but had to be rebuilt in...
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alancollins
Aug 20, 2009

Vysehrad

To the south of the new town is Vysehard, with its fortress. This is a place of mystery and where Premsyl Vratislav II, the first Bohemian King built a new palace to get away from his younger who...
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alancollins
Feb 08, 2007

Vysehrad

Vysehrad was built on a rock over the river Vltava. It is gallery of funerary sculpture, and an expression of Czech artistic development from the second half of the l9th century to the present. It is...
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swetluska
Oct 02, 2005

Vysehrad Cemetary

One of the main attractions in Vysehrad sure is the church and the cemetary next to it. Famous Czech people are buried here, as Jan Neruda, Bedrich Smetana and Antonin Dvorak. The cemetary itself is...
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Bigs
May 07, 2004

Vysehrad cemetery

The cemetery in the grounds of the Vysehrad Castle are the final resting place of many composers (Antonin Dvorak), artists, sculptors, those from the world of science & politics and writers. The...
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alancollins
Feb 09, 2007
 
 
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Dvorak Museum

the antonin dvorak museum is located in a beautiful baroque villa in new town. the villa was built in 1720 and was designed by kilian ignaz dientzenhofer. the museum has a collection of scores,...
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New Town Hall

Despite its name, New Town Hall was built almost at the same time as the Old Town Hall - the name refers to its location, in Prague's Nové Město, rather than to the time of its construction. However,...
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Charles Square

Charles Sqaure is located in Prague New Town. It was founded in the 14th century and was originally called “The Big Marketplace” (Forum Magnum). It's the largest square in Prague. There is a legend...
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National Museum

Across the road from the New National Museum, is the main National Museum, a neo-Renaissance buiiding founded by a couple of Czech aristocrats. It was built between the years 1885 -1890. Whilst it was...
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Opera

Across from Washingtonova street and the park, I could see The Prague State Opera House. After finding my way across the very busy four lane Legerova street, I was at the Opera House. This was once...
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Wenceslas Square

Wenceslas Square is the biggest square in Prague and a business and cultural centre of the city. Wenceslas Square has its origins in 14th century when King Charles IV founded the New Town in 1348 and...
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