Bike tour to Karlstejn Castle from Prague
Bike Tours

Bike tour to Karlstejn Castle from Prague

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 8 hours
What to expect

Enjoy a bike ride through the spectacular Czech countryside on your way to the 650-year-old Karlstejn Castle of King Charles IV.

The Karlstejn Castle bike tour rolls you southwest of Prague along the Vltava and Berounka Rivers and through the Czech countryside to the gothic fortress built by King Karel IV to house the imperial jewels and his collection of holy relics. Karlstejn Castle, with its enchanting, monumental architecture is one of the most-visited castles in the country.

You start the guided bike trip to Karlstejn from the Praha Bike office in the center of Prague. The cycling time to the castle takes about 3.5-4 hours and has a flat terrain. During the trip you will pass through several villages, making observation and refreshments stops. Upon your arrival at Karlstejn Village, you will stop for lunch in a traditional Czech restaurant. Then, you leave the bikes behind to walk (15 min) up to the castle grounds. Your guide will introduce you to the history of the castle as well as the life of Karel IV and will show you castle exteriors, courtyards, and viewpoints.

Note: The tour does not take you into the castle.

You will return back to Prague by train. Trains depart from Karlstejn to Prague approx every 30 min with the journey lasting 40 min. The trip ends at the Praha Bike office around 5.30pm. For the whole trip, you will be accompanied by your friendly and very helpful tour guide.

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What's included
  • Bike rental and insurance
  • Guided tour
  • Helmets, baskets and bungee cords
  • Headsets (to hear the guide)
  • Free city map
  • Storage of your bags
  • Rain poncho
  • Bottle of water
  • Train ticket - ride back to Prague
  • Warm gloves (in the wintertime)
What's not included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Training
  • Lunch cost
  • Hotel pick-up
Where

Dlouha street 24, 110 00 Stare Mesto, Prague, Czech Republic

Meeting point:

Meet your guide at the Praha Bike office at Dlouha street 24.

What to remember
  • Difficulty level: easy, 35 km (22 miles)
  • The minimum number of participants for this group tour to takes place is 3. The tour may be canceled or rescheduled if the minimum group size is not met
  • The minimum age for this tour is 1 year. Rear child seats are available for kids 1 of 1 year and older and up to 22kg (49lbs)
  • Kids bikes, tag along (attached behind the adult bike) & rear child seats are available on request
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When
  • This tour operates Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at 9.30am
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Provider
Az - active s.r.o.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 1 day before, you can still receive a 50 % refund.

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