Top Tips

Charles Bridge is a victim of its own popularity – too often your experience of Prague's most beautiful location will be of squeezing through the crowds, trying to catch a glimpse of the view. If you want to experience the bridge at its most atmospheric, set your alarm clock for an early start. Try to arrive around dawn (check http://timeanddate.com for sunrise times), and enjoy a leisurely stroll across the bridge in perfect peace before returning to your hotel for breakfast.