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St. Vitus Cathedral

Prague Castle, Prague 381 22, Czech Republic
+420 224 373 368
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Situated at the Prague Castle, St. Vitus Cathedral is the most important and largest church in Prague. The cathedral is the burial place of the former Czech kings and a home of the Czech Crown Jewels.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Prague Castle, Prague 381 22, Czech Republic
Hradcany & Letna
+420 224 373 368
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Reviewed yesterday

Another must do in Prague - visit the castle and the very grand St Vitus Cathedral - the stained glass windows are most impressive.

Thank alex19602016
Reviewed yesterday

Built in the 11th century you cant believe they had thee skills and knowledge to build such a structure with its ornate detailing, gothic proportions and incredible structure and gravitas. Then you go inside and its as impressive again. Having said I wouldn't pay to...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed yesterday

This cathedral is so worth a visit when you are in Prague. It is beautiful inside and out. There was a very long line when we arrived, but it went by very quickly. Be sure and take your time inside the cathedral, it is just...More

Thank Sherry A
Reviewed yesterday

It is old Gothic cathedral with blinding stained glass windows inside. It overwhelm visitors with its majesty.

Thank Marek U
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The stained glass windows and sheer scale of the cathedral were absolutely stunning. However crowds really put me off. Tour guides take their groups in there and continue the tour in the free section, making it difficult for anyone to move around the free area...More

Thank Rachel595
Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful Cathedral and one well worth a visit. But get there early and during a week day as the tourists gather fast on a weekend making long queues and long waiting times.

Thank NattyGR4
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This church is really spectacular. From its tall ceilings to its spectacular window design. Buy a full ticket to get inside the and see the full church.

Thank MTorre
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Inside the Prague castle lies this colossal Cathedral of St. Vitus. Amazing architecture. You can look around the church from all sides. One of the top places to visit.

Thank Jaqen b
Reviewed 2 days ago

it is a long walk up to the castle, depending upon which way you go, we walked from the metro up the long stairs. Go early- about 9am in peak season, to avoid the heat during the climb, and also the crowds The stained glass...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This massive structure is the most impressive building in the Prague Castle complex, both from the outside and inside. My humble iPhone camera could not capture its beauty. So bring your best camera! Note that on Sundays they have mass at 10am and may not...More

Thank dryncrispy
Hradcany & Letna
Your experience in Prague will never be complete if
you do not see it from the top. Hillsides, stretched
from the west to the north, provide spectacular views
of greenish copper cupolas, narrow cobblestone
streets, bridges connecting both river banks and green
gardens from red-roof tops of centuries-old houses.
Prague pulls you into its 1300 year old history.
Walking up the hill or stairs to Prague Castle, the
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Andrea H
30 May 2017|
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Response from Eric G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in responding. You do not need to have any special garments to tour the Cathedral, however I do recommend being respectful of such a beautiful destination. If you are doing other segments of tours that... More
19 March 2017|
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Response from Andrea L |
Unfortunately not. You have to pay 150 crowns extra directly at the cash desk. Andrea
19 March 2017|
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Response from Nutty1966 | Reviewed this property |
Hi we only purchased the ticket which allows you to view 5 different sights/monuments. but after checking with my husband, he is sure you are able to purchase a ticket to do the climb!! Good luck as it looks very high