Karlštejn castle and Little America
16.9.2017 Saturday

Canyon Little America
Canyon Little America
In Karsltejn area
In Karsltejn area
Village - St. John under the Cliff
Village - St. John under the Cliff

Travel from Prague by train with our guide and enjoy the beautiful scenery and route to Karlštejn town - we will walk 1,5km - a perfect time for taking pictures.

Along the way, a guide will tell you the history of the Gothic castle founded 1348 CE by Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor-elect, and King of Bohemia.
Explore historic Karlštejn castle - discover where Charles IV stored the Czech Crown Jewels. Take pictures and get stunning views of the countryside.

There is also open pit limestone quarry, called Little America. They're filled up with water and have become a popular place for Czechs to go swimming. The pit is connected to an extensive system of shafts and galleries, waiting to your exploration.

After the visit of the Little America, we are going to hike and see waterfalls and continue until the village Sv. Jana pod Skalou (Saint John under the cliff) where we are going to see the cave and Benedictine monastery that served as a labor camp, a prison, and a school for the secret police during the Communist regime.

On the way to the town Beroun, we are going to stop for lunch.
At the end of our tour, we will go back to Prague by train.

Distance: 13 km, Time of walking: 5 hours

What is Included:
Professional and friendly guide
International and pleasant atmosphere
What is Not Included:
Meeting Point:
Prague Main Railway Station, Wilsonova 8.

The deposit is refundable 2 days before the trip.

If you have any question, don't hesitate to contact us.

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Private tour

Yes it is possible!! AvenTouro z.s. is ready to prepare this trip from 2 participants.


group of 2 people 49€/person

group of 3 people 39€/person

group of 4 people 29€/person

Do you have specific wishes? Don't hesitate to contact us, we will try to help :)

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