Vysehrad Castle

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  • Address: V pevnosti 159/5b, 128 00 Praha 2, Czech Republic, Prague
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +420-241410247
  • Ticket Price: 120 CZK
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Park, Walking Area, Castle, Historical Site, Family And Kids

Vysehrad literally translated stands for “Castle on the heights” and it is exactly that- a beautiful castle on heights. It is accessible throughout the year and you can visit it at any hour at your own convenience. The adjoining park covers the entire area and offers you the best walk to explore the place completely. Make sure to take a walk through the Tabor Gate as here, the ruins of a former fortification of a place built by Charles IV are still present. You can see how beautiful the place must be just by seeing its ruins.

There is a lot of competition for the most striking feature of the park, but the point from where you can see the entire Prague easily wins. Remember to stand at the Gothic ruins of Libuses’s Baths just to get the complete feeling of the place. You are sure to have a lot of people to walk with you at any time of the night and evening, as it is the most preferred time to explore and enjoy this place.

  • Avoid tearing and destruction of green areas.
  • Use of narcotic and psychotropic substances is banned.
  • A ban on sitting and moving around the ramparts.
  • No access to Vysehrad rock.
  • If you chose to see Vysehrad by night, it’s better to be with someone that knows the place.

  • Discounted price for seniors and students 90 CZK.
  • Please check official website. 

  • All exhibitions are open daily in winter (November to March): From 9:30am - 5:00pm.
  • During the summer (April to October): From 9:30am - 6:00pm.

  • Metro line C - Vysehrad.
  • Tram. 7, 8, 24 - Albertov.
  • Tram. 3,7,17,16 - Vyton.

  • Rio's Vysehrad.
  • U Ztracenych klicu.
  • Restaurant Pravek.

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  • Vysehrad Castle Address: V pevnosti 159/5b, 128 00 Praha 2, Czech Republic, Prague
  • Vysehrad Castle Contact Number: +420-241410247
  • Vysehrad Castle Timing: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Vysehrad Castle Price: 120 CZK
  • Best time to visit Vysehrad Castle(preferred time): 09:30 am - 04:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Vysehrad Castle: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 7.91% of people who visit Prague include Vysehrad Castle in their plan

  • 40% of people start their Vysehrad Castle visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Vysehrad Castle

Monday, Friday and Saturday

80% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Vysehrad Castle

People normally club together Czech National Museum and Wenceslas Square while planning their visit to Vysehrad Castle.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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