The city of Prague is known as one of the most interesting places in all of central Europe. It boasts old-world gothic architecture, classic artwork, and rich and marvelous history. For those looking to step back in time and experience a breathtaking and luxurious central European gem, Prague is the ideal place that has no competition.
But, what should you do when you get there? Let's explore Prague, and see everything you should do when you arrive.
Where to Stay
First and foremost, you are going to want to find your accommodations. Prague is known for its luxury hotel experience that offers fine dining and spa facilities. There is a number of exceptional hotel and accommodation options, but a few stand out among the rest for their overall feel and value for your money.
The Buddha-Bar Hotel in Prague is an experience unlike any other. It is for those who want luxury with a healthy amount of adventure peppered in. Here you will experience the exclusivity of their 36 luxury rooms, alongside the French-colonial and Oriental fusion decor.
The hotel features cutting-edge facilities with live music and the amazing Buddha-Bar. The drinks are handcrafted to perfection, and you will get to experience Prague in a very exotic light. It is located right next to the heart of Old Town Square and is the perfect destination for those who want a high-class yet fun experience.
The Grand Mark Prague
The Grand Mark Prague is a centrally located hotel that is made from the old Baroque Palace. It is a testament to old Bohemian luxury and offers visitors a truly classic European royal experience. Here you will get a more calming and relaxing environment without skimping on any of the details.
It is a destination for those who want the ultimate in luxury and relaxation. With state-of-the-art spa and fitness facilities and old-world decor, this is an accommodation straight from a royal dream.
What to Do
In Prague, you will find several tourist attractions to whet your palette. For example, you can visit the marvelous Prague Castle, or the famous Old Town Square and the Charles Bridge. But once you have had your fill of those experiences, you will want something a bit more luxurious and relaxing for your time.
Bohemia Wine Region Tours & Tastings.
You may not know that Prague is located in one of the classic wine regions of central Europe. The old Bohemia wine region has a sizable piece situated in the heart of Prague and the Czech Republic. You can visit this sprawling wine region and sign up for tours and tastings throughout the warm seasons.
Give yourself the chance to experience and taste the often overlooked Czech wine regions of old Bohemia, and sign up for a wine tour and tasting!
Take a Cruise Down the Vltava River
There are few things more gorgeous in the world than the city of Prague at night. And, the best view of it all is from the winding Vltava river. The Vltava River is the waterway that cuts through the city's heart and separates the eastern and western sides. Here you can take a private luxury cruise that will allow you to see the entirety of Prague from the center of it all.
On these private luxury cruises, you can enjoy fine dining, drinks, and some of the best views in the city. You will see the Charles Bridge and the Prague Castle illuminated brilliantly and enjoy the crisp Czech evening air. This is one of the experiences you cannot miss.
Have a Cocktail at Hemingway Bar
Hemingway Bar is one of the most famous bars in all of Prague. It is a cocktail bar that specializes in luxury cocktails handcrafted by expert mixologists. You can try favorites inspired by the drinks enjoyed by Ernest Hemingway himself--as well as a few modern beverage concoctions.
Just make sure to make a reservation, as this cocktail bar tends to draw a crowd. But don't worry, the experience is 100% worth it!
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Where to Eat
The city of Prague is home to numerous Michelin-star rated restaurants and fine-dining experiences. But, if you are looking for something truly unique, try these two places:
V Zátiší is one of the more popular and exotic eating options in Prague. Located in the heart of the city, this traditional Czech restaurant offers a fusion of European dishes with an Indian twist. Sounds odd, right? Well, it's absolutely exceptional. Here you will find amazingly reasonable prices while also experiencing a luxurious dining atmosphere and meals prepared by the best.
Augustine Restaurant & Garden
Owned and operated by world-class Master Chef Martin Boháček, Augustine Restaurant & Garden is one of the most luxurious dining experiences in all of Prague. The restaurant boasts one of the most relaxing and beautiful atmospheres in the entire city and a menu that will leave you amazed by the end of it all. When it comes to luxury dining in Prague, you cannot beat Augustine Restaurant & Garden.
Prague is a city filled with rich experiences and wonder on every corner. If you are in the market for an out-of-this-world luxury getaway, then Prague is absolutely the place for you.
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