The royal town of Kutna Hora was founded in the 13th century and is considered a treasury and the jewel of the Czech lands. Its history is connected to the mining of silver and silver ores, wealth and bankruptcy, wars and resurrection, tales and monuments.
In the early 13th century, the coinage and mines made the city famous throughout the neighborhood and Europe and attracted many new residents. A new coin "Prague penny" was introduced and valid for the next 300 years. At this time, the city grew at an unprecedented pace, prepared plans and permits to build the houses and parish churches.
The first mention of today's Cathedral of St. Barbara comes from the same period. The building began in 1388, was completed in 1558. Along with the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and the historic center of the city was the cathedral entered in the UNESCO World Heritage Site list in 1995.
There are many beautiful sights in Kutna Hora. You will definitely need more than one day touring the city and its surroundings. Try multiple opportunities for an active vacation in the beautiful countryside or enjoy numerous prestigious cultural events.
The magical atmosphere of the city, stunning views of the churches in the setting sunlight and evening strolls in the city will guarantee you some unforgettable experience.
Take advantage of our accommodation in Kutna Hora, let us invite you to a traditional Czech restaurant in Silver City of wealth, culture and daydreaming.
Family hotel in the historical center close to the UNESCO sites