This half-day private trip from Prague visits Karlstejn, the most famous Czech gothic castle built by Charles IV, the greatest emperor in the history of the country. The structure holds an exceptional position among the Czech castles, as it was built to secure the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire. After lunch in the castle village, you will then have the opportunity to discover the Koneprusy Caves, the largest cave area in the country.
6-7 hours (2 hours drive time)
On this private half-day guided trip from Prague to Karlstejn you will discover a singular Gothic-style castle nestled among the hills in the unspoiled Cesky Kras region. The most famous castle in the Czech Republic, Karlstejn was originally built to secure to coronation jewels of the Holy Roman Empire. Your guided castle tour will take you to the Imperial palace and includes a look in one of the towers of the castle.
After enjoying lunch at a local restaurant I will take you for a scenic drive through the surrounding protected landscape on our way to the largest cave area in the country, formed from 400-million year old Devonian limestone and consisting of three levels a total of 70km underground.
Included in the tour rate:
Services of private Prague tour guide
Private transportation in a comfortable vehicle with a professional driver and A/C
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Please make provision for:
Entrance fees: Karlstejn Castle USD 17, Koneprusy Caves – approx. USD 6.
Meals and refreshments
There is a lot of walking involved on this guided day trip from Prague – wear comfortable shoes and be ready to climb some stairs in the cave area. Also bring some additional layer of clothing as the temperature in the caves is around 10°C/50°F.
This half-day trip is available from April through October, daily except Mondays.
Terms and Conditions
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These general conditions of contract govern the contractual relationship between you and AlenaGuide in respect of tours organised by AlenaGuide.
2. Terms of payment
All payments to be made in US Dollars, through Credit Card payment (Mastercard, Visa & Visa Electron, Maestro, V Pay and Diners Club are all accepted).
All prices are per tour, not per person. Entrances, meals and any public transport costs are not included.
3. Cancellation policy
Cancellations must be made in writing to Alena@alenaguide.com and the following must be taken note of:
Any cancellation made to a tour booking more than 14 days in advance of the commencement date of the tour is subject to 100% refund.
Any cancellation made to a tour booking less than 14 day in advance of the commencement date of the tour is subject to 50% charge of the guiding fee before making the refund.
Any cancellation made to a tour booking less than 7 days in advance of the commencement date of the tour is subject to 75% charge of the guiding fee before making the refund.
Any cancellation made to a tour booking less than 48 hours in advance of the commencement date of the tour is subject to no refund.
4. Changes and cancellation of a tour by the management
AlenaGuide Management reserves the right to cancel any tour due to unforeseen circumstances including but not limited to weather conditions. In case of a weather cancellation, weather conditions are judged exclusively by AlenaGuide Management, guests must report for the service/activity unless notified by AlenaGuide Management. The Management also reserves the right to change the itinerary subject to prevailing conditions and due to any unforeseen circumstances. (e.g. public and religious holidays, road & weather conditions or any reason beyond the control of the Company. AlenaGuide will endeavour to provide an adequate alternative, but will accept no liability whatsoever.
5. Waiver and indemnity
While every precaution is taken to ensure the safety of all persons participating in the tour, the client, his/her heirs, dependants, agents, executors or their assignees hereby irrevocably waive any claims which the they may have against the company for any form of compensation for damages which they may suffer due to injury and / or loss of any nature whatsoever, which includes accidents caused by the client's own actions, injuries or death while on the tour, in transportation vehicles or at any place during the tour, or sickness or the death at any time after the tour.
All baggage and personal effects are at all times at the client's risk and the company cannot accept any liability for any loss or damage of baggage or any personal effects.
A comprehensive travel medical insurance is suggested on all tours organized by AlenaGuide.
8. Dietary requirements
Guests with special dietary problems must warn/inform us in advance of any special dietary requirements.
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Law of the Czech Republic shall govern this contract.