Prague: Guided tour to the historic fortress of Vyšehrad

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Step back in time and discover the historic fortress of Vyšehrad on enchanting guided tour that will unveil centuries of history, legends, and panoramic views.

Highlights

  • Visit the historic fortress of Vyšehrad
  • Explore St. Peter and St. Paul Basilica
  • Discover the final resting place of renowned Czech composers
  • Take a photo at viewpoint

Description

Your guide will lead you through the centuries-old ramparts, Gothic architecture, and enchanting chapels of Vyšehrad. Learn about the castle's pivotal role in Czech history, from its origins as a royal residence to its transformation into a peaceful park. Explore the breathtaking St. Peter and St. Paul Basilica, a neo-Gothic masterpiece adorned with stunning stained glass windows and intricate interior details. Marvel at its grandeur and hear the tales of those who worshipped within its sacred walls. Discover the artistic legacy of Vyšehrad, which has inspired countless musicians, writers, and painters. Explore the final resting place of renowned Czech composers, including Antonín Dvořák and Bedřich Smetana. Ascend to Vyšehrad's elevated position above the Vltava River and behold the awe-inspiring panoramic views of Prague's iconic skyline. Capture postcard-worthy snapshots of Prague Castle, Charles Bridge, and the city's red-tiled rooftops.

Includes

Ticket to St. Peter and St. Paul Basilica and to the cemetery of Vyšehrad

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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