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Vysehrad National Cultural Monument

V pevnosti 16/2, Prague 128 00, Czech Republic
+420 241 410 348
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V pevnosti 16/2, Prague 128 00, Czech Republic
+420 241 410 348
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We wasn’t sure about going here as it looked bit far from the “touristic tour” but I highly recommend visiting this place. The cathedral is just awesome and is not as overcrowded as other touristic attractions in Prague. Paying the entrance to the cathedral is...More

Thank Luka H
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is allocated a little bit aside from the city center, so you will need to travel to that area and I must admit, it is worth it! well preserved and maintained city party with picturesque views to the city roof tops and not only......More

Thank Aigars S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This fort with church inside was a lovely break from the usual sites and crowds. I counted abiut 25 people in total during about 90 minutes there. The graveyard has some stunning memorials that must have cost a life savings. Beautiful place with magnificent views....More

Thank Carey W
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a little way away from the main tourist section of Prague, but so absolutely worth it. Make sure you go, and give yourself some time to stroll around. This place is stunning. We went into the Basilica of St. Peter and St. Paul, which...More

Thank NickPaddy16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Vysehrad Castle is definitely worth the detour. The views from the castle are nice, but not as good as the view from Prague Castle, as the Old Town is very far from here. We enjoyed the Cathedral with beautiful mosaics above its doors (and particularly...More

1  Thank AnamariaLupu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect spot to avoid crowds/tourists and get s different feeling of Prague other than just the Old Town, which is great! Unfortunately, when I went there with a friend we couldnt go in the cemetery- it was closed with no explanation. You can walk around...More

Thank Dina P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit this place regularly and I show it to visitors in Prague. It is not so overcrowded with turists as the city center and the castle. It is a friendly place with interesting views on Prague, as it is located above the river Vltava....More

Thank hoskovcova
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent over 6 hours at Vysehrad. We had an excellent weather in October, the views and walks were beatiful and enjoyable. Highly recommended.

Thank mknecpal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Vysehrad Fortress. There is much to see here, the beautiful views over the river, the Basilica of St. Peter and St. Paul, the Vysehrad cemetery that is the final resting place of famous Czech music composers, poets, artist. There is also a large park...More

4  Thank Wenovo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a delightful park which caters for everyone For lovers of music Dvorak and Smetana are buried in the cemetery here. This is a delightful place to relax and unwind.

Thank Keith M
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Palak A
18 August 2017|
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Response from DifferentEyes | Reviewed this property |
Hi. there are 2 entrances, 1st is Taborska brana - reachable when you will go from metro Vesehrad, 2nd is Cihelna brana reachable from tram stop 7, 8, 24 – Albertov, 3, 7, 17, 16 – Výtoň. Useful information you can find on... More
Palak A
18 August 2017|
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Response from Petra D | Reviewed this property |
The church cost about 50Kr. to get in and you pay before entering. This isn't a castle so much as an old sort of fortified town I'd say...
12 February 2017|
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Response from Willy L | Reviewed this property |
Forget all about tram unless you love climbing steep hills, it is a fortress after all. Take metro to the station VYSEHRAD (pronounced "veshehrad" walk straight through stroller path to greenery along villas on your right... More