Karlovy Vary (Carlsbad) is a popular tourist destination due to its amazing scenery, spa tradition and rich history, recaptured in breathtaking Baroque and Art Nouveau architecture. Karlovy Vary has attracted many great musicians, scientists, artists, and dignitaries of the 19th century: Beethoven, Chopin, Freud, Mozart, Goethe, Franz Joseph I and others. Celebrities still flock here to make beautiful films and to enjoy annual Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. Explore the whole Karlovy Vary region and visit Loket Castle, Bečov Castle and Chateau, with the unique Reliquary of Saint Maurus, or indulge yourself in the richness of nature in the Ore Mountains.
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Did you know that…
Karlovy Vary is absolutely unique in the number of curative hot springs in the world?
Distance from Prague – 120 km
How to get to Karlovy Vary:
- by bus from Prague main bus station Florenc (metro lines B and C); bus to Karlovy Vary leaves every 30 minutes
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