Hotel U Zlaté Studně is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

1. Hotel U Zlaté Studně

Eastern European Restaurant · Staré Město ·

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Special treat: The U Zlaté Studne sits in the shadow of Prague Castle with a historic maze of wood-panelled rooms. Its seafood restaurant is alone almost worth a trip to Prague. Rooms from £172.

Domus Balthasar is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

2. Domus Balthasar

6.6
Hotel · Malá Strana · Mostecká 5, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Mid-range: The Domus Balthasar blends historic and modern styles and has a handy central location. A former townhouse with interiors organised around an enchanting spiral stairwell. Rooms from £113.

Dlouhá is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

3. Dlouhá

Street · Staré Město · Dlouhá, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Head straight for Prague’s most bohemian area, Old Town’s Dlouhá street, where cocktail bars and hippie coffee houses vie for space with antique shops and the classic Czech pub grub establishments.

Karlův most | Charles Bridge is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

4. Karlův most | Charles Bridge

9.4
Bridge · Malá Strana · Karlův most, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Cross the unmistakable Charles Bridge (built in 1357) under the gaze of the Baroque saints lining its walls once the crowds have thinned out. Read our full guide: http://tgr.ph/RLkxR0

Malá Strana is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

5. Malá Strana

Neighborhood · Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Make for the idyllic Malá Strana district – full of street markets and galleries around the cobbled square on U Lu˘zického Semináre to explore by day. Read our full guide: http://tgr.ph/RLkxR0

Staroměstské náměstí | Old Town Square is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

6. Staroměstské náměstí | Old Town Square

9.3
Plaza · Staré Město · Staroměstské nám., Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: A must here with its mix of Baroque, Renaissance and Gothic façades. Take in the surreal 15th-century Astronomical Clock on one side and Saloun’s grimacing Protestant martyr in bronze on the other.

The Globe is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

7. The Globe

8.1
Café · Praha 2 · Pštrossova 6, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Head to the 19th-century National Theatre to sense how dearly Czechs love the stage then drift south to The Globe Bookstore and Coffeehouse at P˘strossova, still the literary heart of the expat scene.

Museum Kampa is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

8. Museum Kampa

7.9
Art Museum · Malá Strana · U Sovových mlýnů 2, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Stroll the Vltava river embankment and cross to Kampa Island and the grand art collection of Franti˘sek Kupka & Otto Gutfreund at Museum Kampa (entry £3). About £8 for gnocchi and wine at the café.

Pražský hrad | Prague Castle is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

9. Pražský hrad | Prague Castle

9.5
Castle · Hradčany · Pražský hrad, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Ride the 22 tram up to Prague Castle (entry £5) for an afternoon exploring the seat of the P˘remyslid dynasty, the millennium-old St Vitus’ Cathedral, and the Romanesque St George’s Basilica.

Cowboys is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

10. Cowboys

Steakhouse · Hradčany · Nerudova 40, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Take a break at Cowboys, a tribute to the Czech love of westerns. Grab a spot on the vast terrace where you will find sweeping views of the city (cowboys.cz). Allow about £24 for dinner and a beer.

Kostel sv. Jiljí | Church of St. Gilles is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

11. Kostel sv. Jiljí | Church of St. Gilles

6.4
Church · Staré Město · Husova 8, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Finish an evening in this city of music at a recital at a Baroque church back in the Old Town. St Giles’s puts on nightly chamber pieces at 8pm (Husova 8; 0042 224 220 235). ttp://tgr.ph/RLkxR0

Café Kafka is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

12. Café Kafka

5.7
Café · Staré Město · Náměstí Franze Kafky 24/3, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Take coffee and strudel at the Franz Kafka Cafe, before a tour of the collection at the Jewish Museum, made up of the looted property of families who lived here before the Second World War.

Národní technické muzeum | National Technical Museum is one of 36 hours in... Prague.

13. Národní technické muzeum | National Technical Museum

8.3
Science Museum · Holešovice · Kostelní 42, Prague, Prague

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Cross the ornate ˘Cech˚uv bridge to Letná Park for a reviving walk to the spot where a 30-metre-tall Stalin once glowered over the city. A child-friendly option in the National Technical Museum.