Things to do in Prague - 7 must see places

Things to do in Prague – 7 must see places

There are definitely plenty of things to do in Prague, but for those that happen to have just a couple of days to enjoy this lovely city, we’ve packed a list with 7 must see places…

Enjoy the ride!

A couple of important facts about Prague before we start:

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Things to do in Prague – 7 must see places

Things to do in Prague - 7 must see places

Astronomical Clock – Right in the middle of Old Town since the 15th Century you will find this intriguing massive clock. Full of secrets, check out the zodiac figures on the clock’s face. The clock comes to live every full hour from 8am till 8pm. For a fee you are able to go up the tower (Old Town Hall Tower) where the clock is located and have some amazing views from the city.

Things to do in Prague - 7 must see places

Charles Bridge – Whether in the morning, during the day, in the afternoon or in the evening, walk through Charles Bridge. The views you get from there a just wonderful (you have the castle in one side, the river…) and you will have the chance to see some beautiful sculptures plus many different street artists that perform in different spots across the bridge. This is definitely a must-see when visiting Prague!

Things to do in Prague - 7 must see places

Old Town (Stare Mesto) – The heart of the city, old town Prague is just amazing. Travel back in time when walking around and looking at the fabulous buildings, cathedrals and squares. Everything here is pretty fantastic.

Things to do in Prague - 7 must see places Zizkov District – If you are feeling a bit thirsty and in need of a real good Czech Beer, head to the Zizkov District. There are 300 bars in 2 square miles in this area! Cheers!!! :O)

Things to do in Prague - 7 must see places

Prague’s Castle – In Any list of things to do in Prague for a first time visitor there should always be a planned visit to to Prague’s Castle. A fairy tale sort of place, Prague’s Castle offers great views of the city as well as courtyards, nice well kept gardens, some shops and restaurants. St Vitus Cathedral is located within the Castle walls and also worth a visit. Prague’s Castle is a very romantic spot and a lovely place to spend an afternoon.

Things to do in Prague - 7 must see places

After all this walking around and sightseeing you must be hungry, and noting better than some hearty tasty Czech food to satisfy our stomaches and souls. While in Prague why not trying one of the following: 1. Vepřo-knedlo-zelo – Roasted pork with bread dumplings and stewed cabbage, 2. Bramboráky – Fried potato pancake (perfect vegetarian street snack), 3. Nakládaný hermelín – nothing else than pickled cheese (the cheese is pickled for days in oil, spices, pepper and garlic) served with dark czech bread, peppers and onions. For dessert try the following: 1.  ovocné knedlíky – dumplings filled with seasonal fresh fruits, 2. Palačinky – Czech pancakes served with ice cream, jam, fruits, sweet cheese or even nuts.

Things to do in Prague - 7 must see places

Now that you are satisfied and feeling a bit heavy on the stomach, nothing better than a little liqueur to help digesting. But wait, not just anything! Once you are in Prague you must try Becherovka . a herbal bitter made in Karlovy Vary (known as Carlsbad) Czech Republic.

And here is a short video showing how beautiful Prague is:

“Prague is the most precious stone in the crown of towns.”
Johann Wolfgang Goethe

I hope you guys have enjoyed the ride around Prague. If you you know any other tips or secrets about the city please share with us in the comment section or in our Facebook page

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