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Kutna Hora

The picturesque medieval town of Kutna Hora, part of the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage, is situated approximately 60 km east of Prague. The sources of the beauties and riches of Kutna Hora are in the silver mines that were exploited most intensively in the 14th and 15th century. At that time the town rivalled such us Prague itself in importance.

During this excursion you will see interesting and impressive sights as the unique Gothic Cathedral of St. Barbara, the patron saint of miners, the nearby Hrádek building which has a direct relationship with the town’s mining past, Italian Court (Vlašský dvůr) which is an important building, originally a Royal Mint, and the Gothic fountain. Exclusively you will see the ossuary (bone church) which was built in 14th century and decorated with human bones.