And exciting and extensive walking tour covering all the sights in downtown Prague. Along the way, your guide - a local expert - will entertain you with stories from the city's tumultuous history.
Highlights and Themes
- Small groups and an English speaking guide
- Free beverage of choice at cafe stop
- Walk through the historical center, Medieval back alleyways and beautiful squares
- Overview of Prague’s fascinating history and culture
- Visit the majestic Old Town Square including the Astrological Clock
- A fascinating stroll through the centuries-old Jewish area (outside only)
- The story of Charles Bridge and the Prague Castle
- Detailed stories of Prague’s most famous heroes and villains
Dates & Times
All Year Round – 10:00 Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Absolute Tour Center:
12 Michalska St, Prague 1 (written as: Michalská 432/12) – entrance to the courtyard is opposite Hotel U Stare Paní
40 € Adults
38 € Students (with valid sudent card)
20 € Children (up to 12 years)
Infants are free up to 2 years
Full Tour Description
Duration: 3.5 hours
This walking tour of Prague’s Old and New Town is an unforgettable journey through the narrow alleys, sweeping squares, and most breathtaking historical sights and monuments in of the city’s center. Our fully trained and educated guides will share with you some of the greatest stories that Prague has to tell and give you a little introduction to vibrant Czech culture.
We start with a walk through the charming back roads and alleyways of the Old Town, past some of the city‘s most famous sculptures and monuments. After some time we’ll arrive Wenceslas Square, a focal point of the local’s fight against Communism and Fascism in the 20th century. You will hear of the many brave Czechs that fought and sacrificed themselves to bring freedom to their country.
On the way to the heart of the city, you will see where Mozart first dazzled Europe with one of his most famous operas and see one of the oldest and greatest universities in Europe, established over 650 years ago After, we weave our way into the heart of Old Town Square, full of fairy tale churches, ornate architectural gems, and of course the world famous Astronomical Clock. Here, your guide will enthral you with tales of Prague’s greatest heroes and villains, and the many unbelievable events that have taken place in the city over the past 1000 years.
After our stop in the center, we will take a break for a cup of coffee or tea, or a glass of refreshing Czech beer. Then, moving on from our stop, we head into the old Jewish part of Prague, where you will learn about the tragic and amazing history of the Jewish people during their twelve centuries in the city. Hear stories of mystical rabbis, the powerful Golem of the Jewish ghetto, and see the oldest Prague synagogue and cemetery.
The last part of the tour takes place with the backdrop of a spectacular riverside view where your guide will introduce you to Prague Castle and Charles Bridge – two of the city’s most famous and beautiful sights – and tell you about their history.
Our walking tours are small personal groups and generally do not have more than 15 participants, making them interactive and personal and giving you plenty of chances to ask questions and get to know your guide and press them for local tips on where to go and what else to do.
English speaking guide, coffee, tea, or beer, many stops for photos and questions.
Entry fees to sights and museums, food and beverages except where noted, transport to the meeting point or from the conclusion point, gratuity/tip.