The city of Prague has a history that stretches back over a thousand years, and the cities beauty and charm has enticed visitors for centuries. With its gorgeous Renaissance architecture, rich cultural heritage, and enchanting gothic beauty, the city is one of the most beautiful in all of Europe. Once the capital of Bohemia, the Czech Republics’ vibrant capital is known for its fairytalelike features. Keep scrolling to see some of the best sites the city has to offer.
Take a cruise of the river
Enjoy the city from the water as you travel along the river Vltava. Here you can sit back and relax as you see some of the cities’ most marvelous architecture. Here you can escape the hustle and bustle of the city streets and see the ancient monuments from a new perspective. Most cruises last about 2 hours and pass by some of the best buildings that line the riverbank. It also gives you a unique view of the fourteenth century Charles Bridge.
Watch the Astronomical Clock
No visit to Prague old town would be complete without a visit to the fabled astronomical clock.
This mechanical marvel was built in the fifteenth century, and today, it is regarded as one of the best-preserved and fascinating mechanical clocks in the world. Each hour the clock offers onlooker a unique show when the animated figures are set in motion.
Enjoy a pint at the beer museum
The Czech are widely known for their authentic beers, and at the Prague beer museum, you can sample some of the more than 31 beers they have on top. The museum is a big draw for beer enthusiasts or anyone looking to spend a relaxing afternoon.
Take a tour of the museum and learn all about how beer has been perfected over the centuries.