Discover a medieval castle with a unique mission. Karlštejn castle was funded in 1348 as a storage place for coronation jewels of the Roman Empire and other royal treasures. The Czech king and Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV personally supervised the construction of the castle.
Karlštejn is located approximately 30 kilometers southwest of Prague and it is one of the most frequently visited castles in the Czech Republic.
We will enjoy a short walk up to the hill where Karlštejn is located. You will have a chance to see the typical Czech countryside. If you wish to explore the castle from the inside it is possible to take a guided tour.
Duration: 5 hours