Discover some of the most historic monuments of Central Bohemia on a 10-hour tour from Prague. Go to Sedlec Ossuary and see the skeletons of more than 40,000 people. Continue to Chateau Žleby and see the white deer in the game preserve.
What to Expect
Escape the hustle and bustle of Prague on a full-day tour of Central Bohemia, departing the city center at 08:45 for a 1-hour drive to Sedlec. See the skeletons of more than 40,000 people artistically arranged in the chapel beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints.
Next, visit Sedlec Cathedral, a High Gothic monastery that belonged to the Kingdom of Bohemia in the 13th and 14th centuries. Learn how the abbey benefited from the silver mining industry of nearby Kutná Hora.
Continue to Chateau Žleby to admire its fairytale towers and turrets. Rebuilt between 1849 and 1868, the castle contains a remarkable collection of antiquities, including historical guns, porcelain and ceramics, stained glass, and furniture from the Renaissance to the 20th century.
Following a traditional Czech lunch at U Kosů Restaurant, drive to the game preserve of Žleby near Kutná Hora, famous for its breeding of white deer. See birds of prey, owls, martens and falcons in the castle grounds, and look out for wild boar, mouflon (wild sheep) and fallow-deer before your return to Prague for around 19:00.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off (or drop off at Václavské náměstí)
- Local guide
- Admission fees
- Cooled water en route
- Wi-Fi en route
Know Before You Go
• You will be picked up from your hotel in Prague at approximately 08:45
• Don't forget to bring your camera