Prague Castle

prague castle

kartikaputri | Sightseeing
Prague, Prague, Czech Republic | Historical Places
26 Oct 2017


Prague Castle
This castle was once the seat of government of the Bohemian kings, the President of Czechoslovakia, and the Roman Emperor.

How to Get There

This holiday I decided to take a vacation to Prague. My journey started from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport to Ruzyne International Airport. this air travel spends 16 hours 45 minutes.

Upon arriving in Prague I searched for lodging and the next day I visited Prague Castle Prague which is located at 119 08 Prague 1, Czech.

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to get to Prague Castle in Prague you can take tram line 22 and stop at Prazsky Hrad from here you can walk 5 minutes to Prague Castle.

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What to Do

Prague Castle is indeed a major destination for tourists. Prague Castle has an area of ​​70,000 m2, Prague Castle is the largest castle complex in the world. this castle was once the seat of government of the Bohemian kings, the President of Czechoslovakia, and the Roman Emperor. until now the Prague Castle is occupied by the President of the Czech Republic.

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Prague Castle is situated on a hill, the castle is indeed very beautiful and has a distinctive view of the old city of Prague. to see all the uniqueness of this building in Prague Castle you will spend 5 hours.

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Before entering Prague Castle you will go through the entrance to the Prague Castle Gate of Giants. Gate Of Giant is an open area located in front of Prague Castle, around here there are several buildings that must also be visited include Recocco style, Baroque, and Renaissance.

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In addition you can see the castle, where tourists can see the church, palace, tower, a monastery, beautiful gardens, museums, and performances around the Prague Castle.

in this church area you can see 4 churches, St. Vitus Cathedral, St. George's Basilica, the Chapel of Holy Cross, the All Saints Church, and the Abbey of St. John's. 

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While in the Palace you can see ancient castle buildings such as high tower peaks, dungeon, and defense walls. this palace has a building style baroque style architecture similar to the royal palace in Europe. in this praha castle complex there are 3 palaces including , Lobkowicz, Royal Summer Palace and New Royal Palace.

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in the tower area there are 4 towers namely Daliborka Tower, Black Tower, White Tower, and Powder Tower. here you can feel the sensation of entering into the ancient castle. among the four towers there is 1 of the most famous of the Daliborka Tower which was built in the 15th century and used as an underground dungeon.

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The parks here are also interesting to visit in Prague Castle in Prague there are 5 parks namely Royal Garden, Riding School Terrace Garden, Garden On The Bastion, Deer Moat, and South Gardens.

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the last is the Golden Lane area is also a tourist attraction during a visit to Prague Castle in Prague. At Golden Lane tourists can get through a narrow street and see small houses that used to be used as a home for the castle castle castle praha. but now this house is a shop that sells various souvenirs that you can buy when visiting here.

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Tips and Trick

1. bring the camera

2. prepare a strong stamina to explore the beauty of the castle

3. Use comfortable shoes

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