Loket Castle is especially famous for its exposed location. The river Eger runs in the Czech Republic in an almost circular river loop around a granite rock. And it is precisely on these rocks that Loket Castle stands.
castles and chateaus
When thinking of Prague Castle, everyone first thinks of the city’s tourist highlight. Only very few visitors are drawn to the second Prague Castle, the Vyšehrad.
Prague Castle is situated high above the city on Mount Hradcany. Generations of builders have shaped the history of the castle over the centuries.