Kutna Hora Journals

Day Trip to Kutna Hora from Prague

A November 2004 trip to Kutna Hora by rossiste

Church of Saint Barbara Photo, Kutna Hora, Czech Republic More Photos
Quote: This is a great, affordable day trip to take from Prague.

Sedlec Ossuary

Attraction | "Ossuary in Sedlic"

Sedlec Ossuary Photo, Kutna Hora, Czech Republic
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The Ossuary is fascinating and a bit creepy. The interior is completely decorated with human bones. This was the first stop on a half-day organized tour we took from Prague. The company was Prague City Tours. We found the flyer in our hotel and were instructed to meet at the Astronomical Clock. No reservation was needed. We loaded into a minivan-type bus, and off we drove to Kutna Hora. The drive was over an hour long. It is a pleasant drive once you get out of the sprawl of Prague and into the country. The first stop was at the Ossuary in Sedlic. The entry fee for the Ossuary was included in our tour price, which was about $50. It also included the drive to Sedlic and Kutna Hora and...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on January 4, 2005

Sedlec Ossuary
Beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints
Kutna Hora, Czech Republic

Church of Saint Barbara

Attraction | "St. Barbara's Cathedral"

Church of Saint Barbara Photo, Kutna Hora, Czech Republic
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St. Barbara’s Cathedral is beautiful. The inside is a bit simpler than some of the large cathedrals in Europe, but I think it accurately represents the silver-mining backdrop of Kutna Hora. This was the final stop on a half-day organized tour we took from Prague. The company was Prague City Tours. We found the flyer in our hotel and were instructed to meet at the Astronomical Clock. No reservation was needed. We loaded into a minivan-type bus, and off we drove to Kutna Hora. The drive was over an hour long. It's a pleasant drive once you get out of the sprawl of Prague and into the country. The first stop was the Ossuary (see Ossuary in Sedlic entry), then lunch (odd ord...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on January 4, 2005

Church of Saint Barbara
Historical Town Center
Kutna Hora, Czech Republic