8 days in Czech Republic Itinerary

8 days in Czech Republic Itinerary

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Karlovy Vary
— 1 day
2
Pilsen
— 1 night
3
Prague
— 4 nights
4
Kutna Hora
— 1 night
5
Cesky Krumlov
— 1 night

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Karlovy Vary

Karlovy Vary ©
Bohemia's historical spa town, Karlovy Vary serves as one of Europe's most glamorous vacation resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take in the natural beauty of Vridelni kolonada, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral, then trek along Diana Lookout Tower, then admire the striking features of Mlynska kolonada, and finally explore the striking landscape at Svatosske skaly.

For photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Karlovy Vary online travel planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Karlovy Vary is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a train. Traveling from Zurich in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Karlovy Vary, with lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Pilsen.

Things to do in Karlovy Vary

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Diana Lookout Tower ©
Diana Lookout Tower
Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral ©
Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral
Vridelni kolonada ©
Vridelni kolonada

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Pilsen

Pilsen ©
The birthplace of one of the world's favorite beer brands, Pilsen features a compact city center packed with museums, galleries, churches, restaurants, and pubs.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St Bartholomew's Cathedral, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Pilsner Urquell Brewery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Devil's Pulpit (Certova Kazatelna), and finally don't miss a visit to Castle ruins in Buben.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Pilsen road trip planner.

You can drive from Karlovy Vary to Pilsen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Pilsen

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks

Side Trip

Castle ruins in Buben
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St Bartholomew's Cathedral ©
St Bartholomew's Cathedral
Pilsner Urquell Brewery ©
Pilsner Urquell Brewery
Castle ruins in Buben ©
Castle ruins in Buben

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Prague

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Staromestske namesti and Prague Astronomical Clock. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Infant Jesus of Prague, take a stroll through Lesser Town, and contemplate the long history of Lobkowicz Palace.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Prague road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Pilsen to Prague takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Prague sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kutna Hora.

Things to do in Prague

Tours · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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Kutna Hora

Kutna Hora ©
A prosperous silver-mining center during medieval times, Kutna Hora features a well-preserved old town (it's a World Heritage Site) famed for its blend of Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque architecture.
On the 4th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Zleby Castle, explore the historical opulence of Castle Kacina, then examine the collection at Bohemian Museum of Silver, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Barbara's Church.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kutna Hora trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Prague to Kutna Hora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daytime highs in Kutna Hora are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Kutna Hora

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Zleby Castle
Highlights from your plan
St Barbara's Church ©
St Barbara's Church
Zleby Castle ©
Zleby Castle
Castle Kacina ©
Castle Kacina

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Cesky Krumlov

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Cesky Krumlov Castle, learn the secrets of beer at Wiseman Free Tour, then get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, and finally explore the world behind art at Egon Schiele Art Centrum.

To find reviews and other tourist information, read Cesky Krumlov trip builder.

You can drive from Kutna Hora to Cesky Krumlov in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Wiseman Free Tour ©
Wiseman Free Tour

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