Castle Escapes outside of Prague

Castle Escapes outside of Prague

Book cheap flights to Prague and discover the most beautiful castles and chateaux in the Czech Republic.

Czech republic Cesky KrumlovPrague is one of the most elegant cities in Europe. Czech Republic has one of the highest density of castles in the world. If you are dreaming of romantic stories, fairytale locations and medieval castles, book a cheap flight to Prague and explore the most enchanting destinations in the region!

Karlstejn Castle:

If you are travelling to Prague, this majestic castle on Kněží hora hill should definitely be on your list! Founded by Holy Roman Emperor-elect and King of Bohemia Charles IV, the 14th century gothic castle housed the royal treasures and the crown jewels. Today, the stunning castle still serves as a place for safekeeping the national treasures such as the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire. Visit the Imperial palace, the Royal Palace, the St. Nicholas Chapel, the Hall of Knights and the Audience Hall, the Library, the Church of the Holy Cross with the famous paintings and the charmingly furnished rooms. If you have already booked your cheap flight to Prague, you can make a reservation for your tour at https://www.hradkarlstejn.cz/en/plan-your-visit/reservation.
Address: Český kras, 267 18 Karlštejn Distance from Prague: 36 km

Bouzov Castle:

If you decide to visit the region of Moravia, don’t miss this fascinating sight. The 15th century castle was the seat of the Teutonic Knights. Between 1895 and 1910, it was reconstructed in the Romantic, Neo-Gothic style. Today this architectural wonder is famous for its chapel, home to the tombstones of the masters of the Order from the 14th – 16th century. Visit also the Watch Tower, the Observatory, the Castle Armoury and the Courtroom. If you have already booked your cheap flight to Prague, you can make a reservation for your tour at https://www.hrad-bouzov.cz/cs.
Address: Bouzov 8, 783 25 Bouzov Distance from Prague: 229 km

Cesky Sternberk Castle:

Czech republic Cesky Sternberk castleThis Bohemin beauty on the west side of the River Sazava was founded by the Sterberk family in 1240. The castle is one of the best preserved Gothic Bohemian castles and the family still lives in there! It is open to the public and tourists will have the chance to see the beautiful baroque rooms, the Knights Hall and the “Hladomoma” dungeon. If you have already booked your cheap flight to Prague, check the guided tours at http://www.hradceskysternberk.cz/admission.html.
Address: Český Šternberk 1, 257 27 Český Šternberk Distance from Prague: 52.5 km

Cesky Krumlov

If you have extra time in your trip to Prague, don’t miss Cesky Krumlov! This picturesque little town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, famous for its beautiful medieval buildings, its architectural treasures and the stunning State Castle and Chateau of Český Krumlov. The castle is perched atop the cliffs by the river Vltava and consist of 40 buildings. It is considered as the second largest in Czech Republic! Staying overnight in Cesky Krumlov, you will also have the chance to visit the Zlata Koruna monastery and the Hluboka Castle. If you have already booked your cheap flight to Prague, you can plan your visit to Český Krumlov Castle at https://www.zamek-ceskykrumlov.eu/en/plan-your-visit/tours.
Address: Zámek 59, 381 01 Český Krumlov Distance from Prague: 170 km.