The Great Tower View (basic tour)

Upper floors of the Great Tower WITHOUT the visit of the Chapel of the Holy Cross. What will you see? Stairway with Gothic wallpaintings, former guardroom and armoury and an exclusive view from the highest point of the castle. The tour is organised with guide only!

Photogallery of the 3rd tour

You can choose from the other tours:

Imperial Residence of Charles IV.

Karlstejn Castle Chapels

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 1-30. 4. closed
1. 5.-31. 5. sat–sun 10.15 – 17.15
1. 6.-30. 6. tue–sun 9.15 – 17.15
1. 7.-31. 7. mon–sun 9.15 – 17.15
12. 7. (We) closed
1. 8.-31. 8. mon–sun 9.15 – 17.15
1. 9.-30. 9. sat–sun 10.15 – 16.15
1. 10.-31. 12 closed
2024
1. 1-30. 4. closed

Admission

Guided tour only
  • Category Price
  • Adults 25 up to 64 years 200 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 160 CZK
  • Youth 18 up to 24 years 160 CZK
  • Persons with disabilities with valid identification card/certificate 160 CZK
  • Children 6 up to 17 years 60 CZK
  • Children under 5 years free
  • Person accompanying a disabled person free
  • Person accompanying a school group of 15 pupils/students free
  • Guide accompanying a group of at least 15 persons free
  • "MK ČR" card * not available
  • ICOMOS card * not available
  • Seasonal NPÚ ticket free
  • Single NPÚ tickets free
  • NPÚ card free
  • "Náš člověk" card * free
  • * Valid only for one person (card holder)

Other tours

The tour includes historic interiors of the 1st and 2nd floors of the Imperial Palace and the 1st floor of the Marian Tower with valuable furnishings from the 14th–19th centuries (Courtiers Hall, Knights Hall with the St. Nicholas Chapel, Marian Tower Courtyard, Karlštejn Castle Deanery, Emperor´s Bedchamber with the St. Wenceslas Chapel,...

this tour is available today 10.00 – 15.00

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Both most valuable and impressive rooms of this medieval castle with original and unique decoration. What will you see? Eastern wing of the Imperial Palace, the 2nd floor of the Marian Tower with the Church of the Virgin Mary and the St. Catherine Chapel, the Great Tower – stairway with original medieval wall painting decoration, Lapidarium...

this tour is not available today

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71B5B7E7-ACEA-4214-84EB-20FF073CEC43 duration 100 minutes

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