Prague Old Town: Royal Route Part I

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    09 Nov 2016
    Clock 30min      Length1mi
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    Tourdescription About the audio tour

    The Royal Route was a ceremonial procession through Medieval Prague for Czech queens and kings on their coronation day. It traveled across Old Town to the Vltava River, across Charles Bridge and up to St. Vitus Cathedral on Prague Castle. Part 1 leads through you through the city's main thoroughfares of Old Town, with streets and architecture dating back to Romanesque and Gothic times.

    Majorlandmarks Major Landmarks

    Republican Square, Old Town Square, Charles Bridge

    Startingpoint Directions to starting point

    We'll start outside the Municipal House, Obecní dům, on Na Příkopě.

    Go to Namesti republiky (Republican Square), an underground stop on Metro B line (Yellow) and follow the signs to the surface. Then walk west, and turn left onto the square when the road curves. Follow the square until you reach the Municipal House.

    Tips Tips

    Places to stop along the way:

    Museum of Czech Cubism, tours of the House of the Stone Bell (Old Town Square) and Old Town City Hall (Staroměstská radnice)

    Best time to walk:

    Early morning is the best time to avoid the heavier tourist traffic

    Precautions:

    Keep your belongings secure, zipped up and under your arm

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