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Address: Prague Castle, Prague 381 22, Czech Republic
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+420 224 373 368
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Situated at the Prague Castle, St. Vitus Cathedral is the most important...

Situated at the Prague Castle, St. Vitus Cathedral is the most important and largest church in Prague. The cathedral is the burial place of the former Czech kings and a home of the Czech Crown Jewels.

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wow , what a building

did a trip to visit this cathedral , stunning architecture , well worth a trip to see the beautiful old building and read about its history

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Devon, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

did a trip to visit this cathedral , stunning architecture , well worth a trip to see the beautiful old building and read about its history

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Do not go to prag Prague and not visit the cathedral, it will blow your mind, most beautiful thing you will ever see

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Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Cathedral is really amazing. It has so much beauty and the surrounding area is great. I would recommend not to miss this site upon a Prague visit

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We felt it was worth buying the ticket which allowed entry to the full cathedral not the South tower though.

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Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

when i first visited 2 years ago unfortunately it was going through a renovation so it wasnt very photogenic back then. last month i was there for my 2nd visit in Prague - didn't disappoint this time. took many pictures with pretty christmas markets around it. worth a visit when in Prague!

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Be sure to visit for all travelers! Very atmospheric place! Very nice inside and out! One of the calling cards of Prague!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went into the church as part of our visit to the Castle district. Immense church near the entrance to the castle. Dramatic style need to buy a ticket to go into the main part of the church.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The lines can get a bit long but it's well worth the trip. I would suggest getting the headphones and soak in all you can.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Prague Castle (which surrounds the cathedral) is nice, but St. Vitus is the star. It is extremely ornate and historic. It feels almost other-worldly due to it's age and excellent upkeep. Highly recommended.

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Heraklion, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

St.Vitus cathedral is up on the hill and is a fantastic gothic church.Every single thing in there from the stained glass to the statues are unique

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Your experience in Prague will never be complete if you do not see it from the top. Hillsides, stretched from the west to the north, provide spectacular views of greenish copper cupolas, narrow cobblestone streets, bridges connecting both river banks and green gardens from red-roof tops of centuries-old houses. Prague pulls you into its 1300 year old history. Walking up the hill or stairs to Prague Castle, the historical seat of Czech rulers and the majestic Saint Vitus Cathedral can leave you speechless (and out of breath). Luckily, plenty of terrace cafés overlooking gardens and beautiful parks are available to provide rest and a place to catch your breath again.
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