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“Stunning place”

St. Vitus Cathedral
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Owner description: 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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“Stunning place”
Reviewed November 21, 2013

This cathedral is a fantastic example of gothic architecture and can be seen from all over Prague.

You can see the outside for free, as you can enter the castle grounds for nothing but if you want to go inside you need to buy a ticket.(KC250, for the short tour) The stained glass windows are beautiful and the cathedral looks wonderful, when bathed in the light that shines through. The tombs of Wenceslaus and St Vitus, himself, can be found here. You can climb the south tower and I beleive there is an extra charge for this, as I did not climb it, myself.

Visited November 2013
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“Great architecture”
Reviewed November 20, 2013

I love the architecture of this cathedral. The inside is just as much exciting! It is one of the most beautiful cathedrals I have seen in that style. Must see in Prague.

Visited October 2013
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Rehovot, Israel
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“Like being at Reims”
Reviewed November 20, 2013

Designed by a French architect, this splendid gothic cathedral reminds you of its French kins. Most impressive. It's a must when you're up in the Burg.

Visited November 2013
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“Amazing”
Reviewed November 19, 2013

This cathedral is breathtaking. So large yet so detailed and beautiful. There is a lot to look at here which all the gargoyles and beautifully crafted exterior. Well worth a visit and one of my highlights when visiting Prague.

Free to look at but costs to go in. We just admired it from the outside and it was still worth the visit.

Visited November 2013
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“Standard cathedral, nice windows”
Reviewed November 18, 2013

Was a pretty steep walk to get up to the castle but the stained glass windows were nice and the cathedral was OK. Nothing amazing if you've seen the ones in Florence or Rome.

Visited November 2013
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