Prague Castle (Hradschin)
Prague Castle was founded as a fortress in the 9th century by Prince Bořivoj, the first Christian prince of Bohemia. Over the centuries, the castle complex expanded. The castle is raised up on a high hill above the Vltava and overlooks the entirety of the old city. Here are some of the top attractions that the castle is a part of: the Old Royal Palace, Vladislav Hall, the Bohemian Chancellery, StVitus Cathedral, StWenceslas Chapel, Golden Lane, St.George's Basilica and the Great South Tower of the Cathedral.
Who is it aimed at?
Friends, couples, families, groups
Walk (34 min), tram, metro, car
Good to know
There are audio guides or guided tours, lasting 1 hour.