Charles Bridge

Charles Bridge is reserved for pedestrians and it’s one of the oldest Bridge connect Stare Mesto (Old Town) to Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter) Castle Area. From the bridge you can see numerous of other bridges Shooter’s Island & Slav Island (Zofin).
From the Prague Castle side, under Charles Bridge there is a Kampa Island. In summer time, painters, musicians and arts and crafts vendors show their works.

Charles Bridge Photos

Charles Bridge Construction & Details

Construction started at 1357 under Charles IV and completed in the early 15th century under
Wenceslas IV by Peter Parler.

It rests on 16 piers and is 520m/570yd long and 10m/11yd wide. It was begun in 1357 under

Location: Prague 1, Old Town, Charles Bridge
Metro: Staromestska, Malostranska
Tram: Malostranska Namesti, Staromestska – Number: 17, 18

Charles Bridge On The Map

Charles Bridge map at the middle it’s connecting Old Town and Castle Area of Prague

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