Karlovy Vary

Prague » Karlovy Vary

An ideal day trip destination from Prague for lovers of spas, mineral springs, architecture, and relaxation. Karlovy Vary, founded in 1358, has a rich history. The town has welcomed such illustrious visitors as Peter the Great, Beethoven, Chopin, Schiller, Karl Marx, and Goethe. Its worth to visit for steaming mineral springs, woodsy walking trails and plenty of upscale shops, cafes and spas.
The connection between Prague and Karlovy Vary is served by bus. The 140-kilometer journey takes 2:15 hours.