Private Day Trip to the Medieval Town of Kutna Hora

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Situated just 90 minutes away from Prague, Kutná Hora is a spectacular Gothic-style town with a huge cultural significance. Here, visitors can admire the stunning St. Barbara’s Cathedral and its frescoes, take a tour of the former silver mines, and get a sense of the daily lives of miners. One of the most remarkable attractions is the Sedlec Ossuary, a strange and unique chapel decorated entirely with human bones that is truly a sight to behold. * Take a trip to the charming Old Town of Kutná Hora and explore its historic city center in all its gothic glory, including the medieval Stone Fountain. * Discover St. Barbara's Cathedral and marvel at its stunning vaulted ceilings and murals. * Join a fascinating journey to the former silver mines and get a glimpse of the miners' life. * Visit the strange Sedlec Ossuary or "Bone Church," made of human bones. *Walk the cobblestone pathways of the captivating medieval town and travel back in time.

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Prague City Adventures

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Stop At: Kutna Hora

Kutná Hora is a city located in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It is one of the country's most important historical and cultural sites, and is the site of the former royal mint and the St. Barbara's Church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is known for its many historical monuments, including the Sedlec Ossuary, the Church of St. James, the Gothic Stone Haus, and the Gothic Stone House. It is also home to a number of museums, galleries, and theaters. Tourists come from all over the world to explore this historic city. It has many interesting shops, restaurants, and cafes. Kutná Hora is a charming and picturesque city with lots of things to do and to see and is a great place for a weekend getaway.

Duration: 4 hour

Stop At: Italian Court

The Italian Court in Kutna Hora is a unique architectural structure located in the middle of a large cemetery complex. Built in the 16th century, the structure is composed of two buildings: the chapel and the court. The court is a long, rectangular building with seven arches and a high-peaked roof in the shape of a trapezoid, while the chapel is a square building with a tall, four-sided dome. The two buildings are connected by an arcade, and the court has a large, symmetrical stairway leading up to its entrance. The unique architecture of the Italian Court has made it an attraction for tourists and historians alike, and it is often cited as one of the most significant examples of Renaissance architecture in Central Europe.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The Cemetery Church of All Saints with the Ossuary

The Bone Church in Kutna Hora is a unique and mysterious place. It is a fascinating ossuary, featuring the bones of over 40,000 people. The origins of the bones are unknown, but it is believed that they come from the victims of the Black Death, which swept through Europe in the 14th century. The ossuary was first established in the 16th century, when the church was extended and the bones were put on display within its walls. Visitors to the church can view the bones arranged in a variety of ways, including chandeliers, a coat of arms, and a skull pyramid. There are also several sculptures made from bone, as well as a bone fountain. The Bone Church is an eerie and remarkable site that offers visitors a unique and thought-provoking experience. It is an important reminder of the fragility of life and the importance of living life to the fullest.

Duration: 30 minutes
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