Loket Castle, Loket

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#2 of 14 in Historic Sites in Karlovy Vary Region
Founded in the 13th century, Loket Castle seems like an illustration ripped out of a book of fairy tales. Just a short drive from Karlovy Vary, the castle is surrounded by the Ohre River. Thick walls gave the structure its nickname, the "Impregnable Castle of Bohemia." The fortress serves as a museum and national monument--every year, the town's opera festival uses the castle as its pretty backdrop. Start your trip to Loket by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • August 17, 2017
    The Castle Loket represents a completely preserved plant on the one hand, on the other hand are here exhibitions already others have hinted at. Is also a porcelain exhibition. The entrance of 110 crowns and 20 Crowns for photo permission pays off.
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  • August 9, 2017
    The castle is worth a visit when you’re in Loket, but it’s not amazing or beautiful. The text at the exhibitions talks about alleged mystical properties of the items on display a bit too much, and the...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    Castle Loket-Castle as such (exterior) is nice, but feel free to here you can browse yourself without a guide. This means that the Interior, very valuable is not. And strange is, therefore, the exposure in the basement. There is a sort of torture chamber, where the kvílejí martyrs and it is a bit over the line. There is no warning that this is not appropriate for small children. Children were crying ..............
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  • February 5, 2017
    One of the most beautiful castles i've seen to date. It's kinda small but its really cozy once you drive into the territory
  • November 4, 2016
    Beautiful castle in an awesome location. Some good options for food an drinks as well. Ample parking space just outside of the castle area.
  • September 16, 2016
    Awesome place. One of the few castles, where you can go anywhere without a guide. It's not so big but quite interesting. I recommend!
  • November 22, 2016
    Historically good place. There were so many items in the castle. Even though it was so scary that prison under the plat.
  • January 18, 2017
    Great place! Huge castle with many different exhibitions.

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