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Kost Castle is one of the best-preserved Czech castles from the late Gothic period. It was founded in the mid 14th century by Beneš of Vartemberk.

Despite a lot of renovation activities, the original silhouette is well-preserved. Its dominating elements are the rectangular Bílá Věž (White Tower) and a smaller cylindric tower named Lidomorka (Hungry Tower). The premises comprise the original Kost Castle and the Renaissance Bibrštejn and Lobkowicz Palace (added later). Visitors are offered four guided tours. )

Tour 1 - THE KINSKY FAMILY IN BOHEMIA (family portraits and paintings related to one of the oldest noble families, 50 - 60 minutes).

Tour 2 - TORTURE CHAMBER (dedicated to the criminal justice of the 16th - 18th period, 50 - 60 minutes).

Tour 3 - a combination of Tour 1 and Tour 2 (140 minutes).

Tour 4 - a short (complementary) tour along the castle exteriors (30 minutes).

Locality: the rocks 4 km to the west from Sobotka.

Access: yellow trail from the railway station in Libošovice or the red trail from Sobotka.

mailSobotka

Podkost 1, Sobotka, 507 43

GSM:+420 607 106 324
+420 721 756 041
E-mail:objednavky-kost@kinsky-dal-borgo.cz
kost@kinsky-dal-borgo.cz
Web:www.kost-hrad.czwww.kinskycastles.com
Facilities
room with shower
room with WC
TV in the room
cooking facilities
grill, fireplace
garden, terrace
car park
animals accepted
credit cards accepted
Foreign-language commentary
English
Texts in foreign language
English
German
Polish
Russian
Dutch
French
Italian
Services and facilities
Parking
Parking for buses
Cycle parking
Refreshments
Refreshments
Disabled access
Dogs allowed
Castles and Castle Ruins
Castles

Prices

: 2 000 CZK

Capacity

Types of room: suites

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