Prague is the capital of Czech Republic in Europe and is renowned for its vibrant cultural history as well as breathtaking heritage sites. Often referred to as the ‘City of One Hundred Spires’, Prague has some of the most beautiful architecture in the world, showcasing a mix of Romanesque, Renaissance, Gothic and Baroque traditions.
Places to visit and things to do
- The Prague 1 district has the most number of attractions in the city. This area is known for the Old Town Square, which has the historic Astronomical Clock and the old Týn Church. There are plenty of 5-star hotels around Prague 1. These hotels are close to most of the attractions in Prague 1 such as the Vyšehrad, a fort built in the 10th century, and the historic Prague Castle. The best resorts in Prague are located around Prague 1 offering relaxing spa massage therapies and sightseeing tours.
- The Prague 5 district is one of the largest localities in Prague, which lies on the west of the Vltava River. The 200-year-old Funicular railway from Mala Strana to the top of Petrin Hill, the Mirror Labyrinth and the Petrin Lookout Tower are some of the top attractions in Prague 5. Some of the 3-star and budget hotels around Prague 5 are close to the popular shopping centre known as the NovýSmichov.
- Punjabi Food and Taj Palace restaurants are some of the best cheap Indian/veg. friendly restaurants in Prague that serve Dal Makhani, Jeera Aloo, and Shahi Paneer among others. On the other hand, affordable dine-outs such as Café Louvre and Sisters Bistro serve the most popular food in Prague such as the Svíčkováand Chlebíčky.
- The 3-star and budget hotels nearthe Václav Havel Airport in Prague offer the finest facilities to travellers such as complimentary Wi-Fi access and also organize exciting sightseeing tours.