Gothic castle Karlštejn


The castle is temporarily closed for renovation

Karlstejn Castle is one of the most impressive Gothic castles in the Czech Republic. Located high on a hill, it overlooks the river and  picturesque village below.


The castle is named after its founder Charles IV, King of Bohemia and Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire. Founded in 1348 as the summer residence of Charles IV.


Location: 40 kilometers from Prague

Travel time: 40 minutes

Ceremony days: Friday, Saturday

Ceremony place: Ceremonial Hall (capacity 35 guests, possible to accommodate more guests if required)

Open air ceremony: possible, please contact us



Civil wedding ceremony-basic package: 1620 EUR

The price includes:

  • City Hall Wedding Officiant
  • Registry office fee
  • Instructions for obtaining required legal documents in your home country
  • Sworn translation of documents from English/EU languages into Czech
  • Castle hall rental
  • Court interpreter at the ceremony (English)
  • Witnesses (if required)
  • Music at the ceremony
  • Visiting required government offices before the ceremony
  • On site presence and coordination of the ceremony
  • Post charges for sending a marriage certificate
  • Assistance to choose, booking and coordination of the wedding services suppliers: a photographer/videographer, hairdresser & makeup,  transport from the hotel, bouquet & buttonhole

* The price is valid for EU-citizens

*There may be extra charges due to higher translations costs and more paperwork for citizens of other countries. Please send us an inquiry.