Country Electric Bike Tour to Karlštejn
E-bike ride through the spectacular Prague countryside in the Český Kras area and Czech "Grand Canyon" on your way to the 650 year old Karlštejn Castle.
Enjoy riding through the Czech countryside on these new and exciting bikes. Electric bikes make covering the 35 km trip to Karlštejn easy and enjoyable. With the added electric motor, you will have zero difficulty riding through Prague’s outskirts.
This gothic castle, with enchanting monumental architecture, is located southwest of Prague. It is one of Czech´s most visited castles and was built by King Charles IV between 1348 and1355. Karlštejn Castle once held royal, imperial and coronation jewels as well as a state documents.
Our bike trip begins in the center of Prague. Following a bike path along the Vltava and Berounka Rivers, we will enjoy an approximately 4 hour bike ride with regular stops and refreshment stop at beer garden.
We also stop at amazing Velká Amerika Canyon (Czech Grand Canyon is partially flooded limestone quarry). We will view the quarry from an observation platform.
At Karlštejn we will have a lunch break. After explore Karlštejn Castle exterior as your guide introduces you to the castle´s history, the life of Charles IV, his era and cultural impact. Your guide also will assist you on the train ride back to Prague, however you will be able to depart wherever you prefer in the city. Our trip ends at approximately at 5:00 p.m.
Highlights : Scenic ride along the Vltava and Berounka rivers Stops in smaller Czech towns Refreshment stop at the beer garden Canyon Velka Amerika (Czech Grand Canyon) Town of Karlštejn Karlštejn Castle Traditional Czech lunch (cost not included)
Inclusions: • Guided bike ride to the Castle with friendly English speaking guide • E-Bicycle Rent and Insurance • Karlštejn Castle exterior excursion • Water bottle on the bike • Helmets, baskets & bungee cords • Free City map • Return ticket to Prague by train • Rain poncho • Bike pick up from Karlštejn Castle
Please Note • This tour is in English but may be available in other languages upon request. • At the end of the tour, customers will be dropped off at the Gray Line stand located at 38 Narodni Street, Prague. • This tour has a 2 passenger minimum requirement and is subject to cancellation if this minimum is not met. In the unlikely event of such a cancellation, a refund will be provided or an alternative will be offered. Children younger than 2 years old may participate for free.