SLAVONIC ISLAND IN THE VLTAVA RIVER

 

When? Daily from 6 am to 11 pm

Where? The Slavonic Island – Prague 1

How much? Free admission

The Slavonic Island (“Slovanský ostrov” in Czech, also called “Žofín” by locals) is one of the most beautiful islands in the very heart of Prague. The island began to form in the 17th and 18th century from the sediment in the Vltava River and become a real island after the great flood in 1784 when it was secured with wall and planted with trees.… Read more...

SOUTH GARDENS OF THE PRAGUE CASTLE

 

When? April – October daily from 10 am to 6 pm

Where? The Prague Castle, Hradčany – Prague 1

How much? Free admission

South Gardens surround the entire southern side of the Prague Castle complex from “Hradčany” Square up to the viewpoint at the Eastern Gate with the total length of about 500 meters. During the summer season, the South Gardens can be entered via the Bull Staircase from the Third Courtyard (the one with St. Vitus Cathedral) or through the entrance next to the Eastern Gate.… Read more...

PRAGUE MARKETS

The beautiful city of Prague boasts many fantastic markets, offering a mixture of traditional pieces, everyday items and delicious food. You can find fantastic souvenirs and gifts, and enjoy the cheerful atmosphere these vibrant markets. Here are a few of our favourites.

Havelske trziste (Havel’s Market)
Where? Havelska Street, Prague 1.
When? Open daily, all year round 09:00-18:00.
Havel’s market is one of the oldest in the city, dating back to 1232. This market offers an abundance of tasty food and souvenirs, including fruit and vegetables, flowers, leather goods, arts and crafts, toys and puppets, and ceramics.… Read more...