What are you going to see on this tour of the interiors of Prague Castle?
In this tour we will know the medieval castle and largest palace complex in the world, with its 77,000 m² it is considered the main attraction of Prague and Czech Republic.
Move through its different patios it's like taking a trip through time, is what you will feel walking through its picturesque streets, luxurious palaces, majestic churches, beautiful gardens, grandiose doors and wonderful viewpoints.
With its more than a thousand years of history it belongs to UNESCO heritage because it has been the residence of princes, kings and even great emperors. Since 1918 it became the presidential seat.
But without any doubt the most outstanding of the Prague Castle tour is the spectacular St. Vitus Cathedral located in the center of the enclosure.
The Plaza del Castillo, Puerta de los Titanes and changing of the guard.
We will continue our tour in the beautiful castle square with its panoramic viewpoints and all the palaces that decorate it. From there we will get some magnificent views of the city, ideal for our best photos.
There is the imposing Gate of the Titans, where we can see hercules dressed in the skin of a lion and the mallet, and by his side Perseus who has the dagger, together they are defeating the titans who murdered his father the god Zeus.
At the foot of these they are always firm the castle guards who make a I march for the relay every hour on the dot. The door in turn is being observed by the statue of the first president from former Czechoslovakia mr. Tomas Masaryk.
We enter the castle to see its interior courtyards, palaces, churches, doors, gardens and fountains through its different alleys.
Behind the door we have the first patio and in all its contour the presidential palace. Later we went through the door Matías, arch in Renaissance style from the 17th century, to see and get to second patio where we find the baroque church of the Holy Cross, annexed to the palaces.
We can see also the Fountain of the Lions and the Spanish Room.
The second courtyard of Prague, here is the Baroque Church of the Holy Cross, the Fountain of the Lions and the Spanish Palace.
We will see the famous Cathedral of San Vito.
Passing through a passageway to next yard suddenly appears in front of us the Gothic Cathedral of Saint Vitus built by Emperor Charles IV in the 16th century. Have four architectural styles: Gothic, Neo-Gothic, Romanesque and the largest tower at its tip has a baroque dome.
We enter to the mysterious Callejón del Oro.
This pretty and charming castle corner It's one of the most visited of the same, since it is made up of some nice colored houses.
Also going up some stairs you can find a museum of medieval objects like armor, armaments and other utensils of those times.
It is said that there, by order of the emperor, the alchemists' laboratories were established who were trying to find the philosopher's stone, the holy grail and the elixir of eternal life. In addition to discover the method of converting heavy metals into gold and it is from there that it receives the name of the Callejuela del Oro.
MORE PLACES THAT WE WILL VISIT ON THE TOUR THROUGH THE INTERIORS OF THE PRAGUE CASTLE.
The basilica of St. George.
The interiors of the royal palace.
Towers, gardens, palaces and much more.
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