Kutna Hora Bus Day Trip From Prague

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Old Town Square, Staroměstské nám., 110 00 Staré Město, Czechia,
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Discover Kutn Hora, one of the Czech Republics most significant medieval towns, on this day trip from Prague. Travel by bus through central Bohemia and explore this City of Silver, a rival to Prague in the Middle Ages. Visit the spine-chilling Sedlec Ossuary, a chapel decorated entirely with human skulls and bones; and explore Kutns UNESCO World Heritagelisted Old Town. Visit the majestic Church of St Barbara, see the Italian Court and other sights, and break for lunch (own expense) before returning to Prague.

Highlights

  • Day trip (destination A to B)
  • Small-group tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Old town square

Meet your guide in central Prague and make your way to the main bus station (5-10 min walking distance from the meeting point in Old Town Square). Then, board the private bus for Kutn Hora, the Czech Republics City of Silver a 13th-century silver mining town in central Bohemia that competed with Prague for power and riches in the Middle Ages.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ossuary / The Cemetery Church, Kutna Hora, Central Bohemian Region, Bohemia

Admire the Bohemian countryside, arrive in Kutn Hora and head for your first stop, the Sedlec Ossuary. On the way, hear more about Kutns history and how the town grew after the establishment of the Sedlec Monastery, a sanctuary for Cistercian monks, in the 12th century. Head inside the Sedlec Ossuary and gape at the macabre, bone-made interior. Inspect the chandelier and furnishings made entirely from human bones, and hear how the interior contains the skeletons of around 40,000 people. As you take in the bone creations, youll understand completely why the ossuary draws flocks of visitors.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Historic Centre of Kutna Hora, Kutna Hora, Central Bohemian Region, Bohemia

Next, head for Kutns UNESCO-listed Old Town, a treasure chest of medieval architecture.

Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

Stop At: St Barbara's Cathedral, Kutna Hora, Central Bohemian Region, Bohemia

Visit the magnificent Gothic Church of St Barbara and marvel at its echoing interior, replete with frescoes that show medieval miners. As you walk round, hear how the church was dedicated to St Barbara, the patron saint of miners, and was part of Kutns efforts to rival Prague.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hradek, the Little Castle, Kutna Hora, Central Bohemian Region, Bohemia

After, delve further into the romantic streets and squares, passing gems such as the Hrdek palace.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Italian Court, Kutna Hora, Central Bohemian Region, Bohemia

See the Italian Court the former Royal Mint.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Plague Column of the Virgin Mary Immaculate, Kutna Hora, Central Bohemian Region, Bohemia

Make a brief stop for lunch (own expense), and then check out more Kutn highlights, including the Knights Hall and richly carved Plague Column, before catching your return bus.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Old town hall with Astronomical Clock, Prague, Bohemia

Your tour ends back in central Prague, when you say goodbye to your guide at the station.

Inclusions

Round-trip transport by bus

Local guide

Exclusions

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Near public transportation

Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Surfaces are wheelchair accessible

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Children up to 13 years old are welcome to join this tour for free. We reserve the right to ask for a valid ID for children joining our tours.

The independent guides who employ us to market their tours have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites & stories mentioned and lasts about 7 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group

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