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Sightseeing taxi Prague Karlovy Vary Frankfurt

Karlovy Vary - Carlsbad

Karlovy Vary – Carlsbad

Karlovy Vary lies in West Bohemia at the confluence of the Tepla River and the Ohre River, about 120 km west of Prague. It is the largest and best known spa city in the Czech Republic.

The city was founded in the 14th century by Charles IV. According to a legend, the Emperor had the city built soon after the accidental discovery of thermal springs by his hunting entourage. The spa facilities enjoyed the favor of many aristocratic houses and rich burghers as early as the 16th century. Owing to a series of natural disasters from that period only a few buildings have been preserved. Most architectonic monuments originated in the 18th and the 19th century when the city lived the “period of plenitude”.

View of the Mill Colonade and the river Tepla in Karlovy Vary town center

View of the Mill Colonade and the river Tepla in Karlovy Vary town center

The international fame of the spa city was contributed to by its balneological heritage, the international film festival and some of Karlovy Vary’s typical products. Many people automatically associate the words Becherovka, Moser or Thun porcelain with Karlovy Vary. Of no less popularity and renown are traditional spa wafers.

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Suggested schedule:

Traveling from Prague to Frankfurt via Karlovy Vary:

8:00 pick up in Prague
10:00 Arrival to Karlovy Vary. Free time to do sightseeing tours, take a spa treatment or simply enjoy the walk around the city center
13:00 Lunch in Karlovy Vary
14:00 Departure to Frankfurt
16:00 En route rest stop on the way from Karlovy Vary to Frankfurt
18:30 Arrival to Frankfurt hotel or desired drop off point

Traveling from Frankfurt to Prague via Karlovy Vary

8:00 pick up in Frankfurt city or Frankfurt airport – transfer to Karlovy Vary
10:00 Rest stop en route to Karlovy Vary
12:30 Arrival to Karlovy Vary
13:00 Lunch in Karlovy Vary
16:00 Sightseeing in Karlovy Vary city center; do not miss a chance to taste Karlovy Vary biscuits or Becherovka Liquor
16:00 Departure from Karlovy Vary
18:00 arrival to Prague

Pick up points:

At the hotel: the driver will meet you at the hotel lobby
At the apartment: the driver will be waiting in front of the building
Other: to be agreed

In Karlovy Vary: you can leave the luggage in the car / minivan, the driver will stay with the car, your luggage will be safe and you can enjoy the sightseeing without any hassle.


Prices includes VAT, diesel, wage of the driver, car rental, all fees and taxes. The tip for the driver is not included, however the driver will never seek for the tip. Tipping is voluntary. The payment can be done in CZK, EUR, USD or credit card. The credit card payment is made in Czech currency according to current payment policy. The parking fee in Karlovy Vary is included as well.

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