About the city
Plzeň (in German and English: Pilsen) is the fourth biggest city in the Czech Republic, the Western Bohemia metropolis, and most importantly - the Czech capital of beer. The worldwide-known beer type pilsner comes from here.
Visit the Pilsner Urquell Brewery - the biggest and most famous brewery in the Czech Republic and taste the beer manufactured in the traditional way. Or tour the Gambrinus brewery.
The highest church tower and one of the largest synagogues
Plzeň is not only about beer. The dominant of the main square is the St. Bartholomew's Cathedral with the highest church tower in the Czech Republic offering stunning views. Also, one of the largest synagogues in the world (and the second one in Europe) is to be found here.