This full day guided coach tour from Prague combines a visit to the world-renowned Czech spas, Karlovy Vary and Marianske Lazne. Discover the rich history of Karlovy Vary and its twelve springs before stopping for lunch. In the afternoon discover Marianske Lazne, which was developed at the beginning of the 19th century in a valley where many mineral-rich healing streams spring from the ground.
Your first stop will be the largest and best known Czech spa - Karlovy Vary. The founding of the town has been linked with the name of the Emperor Charles IV since 1358 when he had a hunting lodge built here. The spa has a 600 year tradition and is visited for health and relaxation. In years gone by, the spa was visited by rulers and many famous artists including Goethe, Chateaubriand, Chopin, Beethoven, Brahms and Dvorak.
During your walk along the Tepla (warm) River and majestic Neo-Renaissance colonnades, you will have the opportunity to taste different mineral waters and purchase souvenirs. Stop for lunch (included), before exploring the Becherovka museum.
Karlovy Vary is also famous for local china and glass manufacturing. Products are on display at a special exhibition and are sold at specialized shops. You'll visit the Moser glass shop as well as Thun porcelain shop.
Next, discover the famous Marianske Lazne with its curative springs and unique historical architecture. Sample the spa waters from the famous Cross Spring and visit ancient colonnades during your visit.
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
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2013-Jan-01 To 2013-Dec-31
Czech Spas of Karlovy Vary and Marianske Lazne from Prague
Departure Dates: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday Commences: Prague, Czech Republic Departure Point: Tour departs from centrally located Prague hotels. If hotel details are not advised at the time of booking, meet at Narodni Street 38. The meeting place is easy to locate and your guide will be waiting for you. Departure Time: 9:00am Return Details: Concludes at at Narodni Street 38
Becherovka Museum entrance fee
Transportation by air conditioned coach
Food and drinks, unless specified
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Note: Flights are NOT included and unless otherwise stated above transfers and car hire are also NOT included.