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Castle District

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Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
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Address: Prague, Czech Republic
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Beautifull very well retaured and preserved

Very crowded even in beginiing of december on a very cold day, amazing public transport system, the castle is just amazing

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sion
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very crowded even in beginiing of december on a very cold day, amazing public transport system, the castle is just amazing

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Iasi, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very nice district, a lot of must see like the castel, st. vitus cathedral and other. A lot of shops also and nice little restaurants. And at the end you must take a walk on Charles bridge to the old town center of Prague...simply beautiful.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Especially nice on a winter evening with a little bit of snow - an incredible atmosphere and you will be nearly alone...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I also took a second tour with Discovery Prague exploring the Castle District. While you can certainly and should explore the Castle District and Mala Strana on your own, there are certainly benefits following a guide. My walk covered some of the highlights, our guide pointing out interesting nuggets of information, good spots to admire the view and help us... More 

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Alanya, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Brilliant excursion rap up warm as it's very cold lovely to see a place as it has been for generations without a lot of modifications

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everything from Kampa Park and up towards the castle is a walk in paradise. A place you just HAVE to visit on the top 5 things to do in Prague.

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Walking across Charles bridge the view of the castle above you is very impressive. The sign posting though is very poor and you end up following the crowd whereas it would be better to approach by one of the other routes where there are less people. Beautiful building line the roads as you wind up the hill. Our first close... More 

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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved our visit to the Castle District. When you arrive, buy a ticket so that you can visit the Cathedral / History Museum / etc. We were also fortunate to be there to enjoy the castle Christmas market!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Full of sights to see, make sure you leave enough time. Love the cobbled streets quaint little shops, castle, museums. Bring your own water etc.. as it's a very expensive area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The castle district is full of history, as well as modern cafes, restaurants and gardens. Take a walk around and you won't be disappointed. Trams and metro will take you both sides of the river. Take a walK along the river and you will come to Charles Bridge. Or take a walK up the hill behind Metro A and there... More 

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Staying in Mala Strana (Little Quarter)

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Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
Malá Strana is one of the oldest and the most beautiful neighborhoods in the city. Nestled underneath Prague Castle it was once a part of the Kings route taken by future kings on their way to coronation - originating in the Old Town, crossing Charles Bridge and leading to Saint Vitus Cathedral. Cobblestone streets are lined with picturesque medieval houses, remarkable palaces, churches, kitsch shops and restaurants. Do not hesitate to turn a corner into any narrow street. You will suddenly find yourself in a calm and charming neighborhood full of hidden gardens, parks with peacocks, fruit trees and ponds. As the neighborhood is a home to Czech Parliament and many ministries, you can also run into well-dressed officials. If you are thirsty or hungry, it is the right place to be. Restaurants offer delicious traditional food and of course, the best Czech beers.
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