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Day Trip to Becov Nad Teplou Castle by Luxury Car

images 150x150 - Day Trip to Becov Nad Teplou Castle by Luxury CarBecov Nad Teplou is a picturesque historic city between Mariansky Lazne and Karlovy Vary in the magnificently beautiful Czech countryside. We will visit the castle interiors and the priceless shrine of St. Maurus. A priceless solid gold reliquary only of which 3 exist in the whole of Europe. More priceless even than the Czech crown jewels but did not originate in Czechia. It is a must see priceless treasure. During WWII the priceless Maurus was owned by the Beaufort’s family who were Nazi sympathizers. Before fleeing back to Germany after the war the Maurus disappeared and was assumed hidden somewhere. In 1984 a US citizen started negotiating with the Czech state about return of some possessions in the Czech lands. Czech authorities were suspicious about what the object of possession possibly was. After lengthy investigation criminologist found the Maurus buried in the castle floor. On this tour we will see this incredible priceless artifact now on display in the Becov Castle.

Highlights of the Becov Castle Day Trip:

  • Your personal English speaking professional guide
  • Luxury car or minivan with professional English speaking driver
  • You will tour the medieval city of Becov nad Teplou
  • We will stop for lunch at a nice restaurant near the castle
  • You will see the priceless reliquary of St. Marus
  • Learn the story of the this hidden treasure after WWII
  • See the view from the Becov tower of the Czech lands
  • Length of the tour is 8 hours (Pick-up 9:00 am – Return to hotel around 5:30 pm)

Write us for price and booking – prestigepraguetours@gmail.com

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Day Trip to Kuks Castle and Baroque Gardens

Kuks Castle Hospital and Baroque Garden and Baroque Pharmacy is the newest location added to the UNESCO list of historical sights in the Czech Republic. The Kuks City and Baroque Castle Tour is the newest and most unique location and we are happy to be the first to offer this day trip to Kuks Castle Hospital from Prague.

Kuks is the baroque wonder in the heart of the Czech countryside. We will take you to the small city of Kuks founded by Baron Spork and his family. Here Baron Spork built his legacy, his dream city/utopia, where he held extravagant dinner parties with fountains of wine, fun, games and jousting field. The complete city was built as a place of fun and recreation decorated in lavish baroque style until a tragic flood. In the 18th century the castle was converted into a hospital for war veterans and housed a unique Baroque pharmacy which is now open to the public. Now you can see the world of flamboyant Baroque parties and extravagant living in the 17th century city of Kuks founded by an eccentric baron who was awarded the town for his victorious battles against the Turks.  Be the first to see this soon to be very popular unique UNESCO site.

Highlights of the Kuks Castle Day Trip:
  • Your personal English speaking guide
  • Luxury car or minivan with Professional English Speaking Driver
  • You will see the incredible Baroque Castle of Baron Spork
  • Incredible Baroque statues of Mathias Bernard Braun
  • You will see The Baroque Pharmacy 
  • You will see The Baroque Chapel and tour Baron Sporks’ home
  • You will relax in The Kuks Baroque Gardens
  • We will stop for lunch at the hunting lodge restaurant
  • Length of the tour is 8 hours (Pick-up 9:30 am – Return to hotel around 6:00 pm)

Write us for price and booking – prestigepraguetours@gmail.com