Lonely Planet's Pocket Prague is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Spend time at the historic buildings, museums and galleries at Prague Castle, take time out in peaceful Petrin Hill, or stroll the picturesque Old Town Square -all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Pragueand begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet's Pocket Prague:
Full-colour maps and images throughout ;
Highlightsand itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests ;
Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots ;
Essential infoat your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices ;
Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss ;
Free, convenient pull-out Prague map (included in print version), plus over 19 colour neighbourhood maps ;
User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time ;
Covers Hradcany, Mala Strana, Stare Mesto, Nove Mesto, Petrin Hill, Old Town Square, Wenceslas Square, Vinohrady, Zizkov and more ;
The Perfect Choice:Lonely Planet's PocketPrague, a colorful, easy-to-use, and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, provides on-the-go assistance for those seeking only the can't-miss experiences to maximize a quick trip experience.
An indispensable guide for those who thought they knew Prague well, or who would like to discover the hidden face of the city.
A totally overlooked Art Nouveau masterpiece, secrets of the castle alchemists, the message in the hidden palindrome on Charles Bridge, the Kabbalistic mysteries of the Jewish ghetto, a thief's shrivelled forearm hanging in a church, a statue revealing its intestines, the largest wind tunnel in the Czech Republic, a fragment of the Great Pyramid of Cheops in a pet cemetery, a clock that runs backwards, a house/museum painted blue to meet the needs of the partially blind musician owner...
Unmissable for lovers of architecture, from Baroque to Art Nouveau via Cubism, and the European capital of alchemy and esotericism in the 17th century, Prague offers a myriad of little-known marvels.
À la fois prescripteur et indicateur de tendances, le City Guide Louis Vuitton propose au lecteur ce subtil cocktail d'avant-garde, de classicisme, de références qui a fait son succès. Commentateur attentif et informé des mutations qui agitent le coeur des villes, fort d'un regard décalé sur la mode, le design, le bien-être, l'art contemporain, la gourmandise ou la culture, il exprime le caractère de chaque ville. Servi par une équipe de journalistes et d'écrivains venus de tous les horizons et de différents pays, le City Guide Louis Vuitton témoigne du foisonnement des villes et des comportements de ses habitants.
Look beyond the cinematic backdrop and you'll fi nd a burgeoning creative scene. Beginning in the late noughties, this has led to the launch of major galleries focusing on Czech and Slovak talent. Many of them are found in Holešovice, which used to be off piste but is now one of the city's most exciting enclaves, due to its arty hotspots and lively club culture.
Your journey starts here. This new edition of our Prague guide, packed with colour photography, DK's iconic illustrations and detailed maps, has been expertly updated so you won't miss a thing.