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Zlata ulicka, Prague 119 08, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After 5pm it’s free passing. Small houses,very picturesque scenery. Don’t pay for this experience. Although it’s nice for visit but not for paying.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank faniskal
Reviewed 1 week ago

We gave it a pass on our first pass - what a mistake ! Probably will remain the longest in my memory. A lane of medieval houses located between 2 separate lines of fortifications it contains a number of these houses furnished to demonstrate how...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Peter J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't to get too excited over Golden Lane. A few colourful houses and the armoury exhibition are all located on one side of the street but shouldn't exactly sweep you off your feet. Centuries ago guards and goldsmiths resided here, but now all the shops...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoy a tour in old times with this charming place. All about it’s beauty was here written so just to add that by exit from Golden line is a little stall with best crepes I ever taste. ;)

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Pindruseveruse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No big deal defo for the tourists shops are not cheap price wise but defo just tat was nothing there that said "buy me" why you have to pay to see this is beyond me however having thought about it tourists = cash = easy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ronnie K
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

While up on castle hill, go out and check out Golden Lane. It almost looks like a doll house road. Very cool and short street so it won’t take much time to go and see. There are a few restaurants there as well if you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rizznizz
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I had saw various picture of Golden Lane on various links that I browse relating to Prague. I’ve always wanted to come here on my trips to Prague but could never actually find it !!! It was our last day of our 4th visit to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Stressedmammy
Reviewed December 9, 2018

This street of small 16th century houses was built for the marksmen and their families, essential to protect the castle against attack. Later occupants included alchemists, other members of the castle community and the author Frank Kafka. Today the quaint old character still survives. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Ian C
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

Our visit to Golden Lane was included in our Prague Castle ticket (circuit A). Small but pretty lane of tiny colourful houses. Interesting to see how people once lived here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jenkle89
Reviewed November 18, 2018

A small lane with historical dwellers including Kafka. Can have a feeling how people at that time lived.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Hradcany & Letna
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
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December 8, 2017|
Response from katka198219 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we did not get any audio Guide
Susan L
February 4, 2017|
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Response from Brian G | Reviewed this property |
Indeed, the required ticket does include access to other parts of the complex. i recall paying the equivalent of roughly 5 dollars US for them per person. I bought them right outside the gates to the lane in a little... More
April 28, 2016|
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Response from Hedgehog-Spotter | Reviewed this property |
It is normally free after 5pm