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, Prague, (written as: Michalská 432/12, entrance to the courtyard is opposite Hotel U Staré Paní) Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/j5ssnSy6Eay
45 € Adults
43 € Students (with valid student card)
23 € Children (up to 12 years)
Infants are free up to 2 years
Full Tour Description
Duration: 3 Hours
This Absolute Prague Walking Tour of the Old and New Towns is an unforgettable journey. You’ll pass through the narrow alleys, sweeping squares and breathtaking historical sights and monuments in the city center. Our trained and educated guides will share some of the greatest stories that Prague has to tell. this is a wonderful introduction to the vibrant Czech culture.
Communism and Fascism
We start with a walk through the charming back roads and alleyways of the Old Town, strolling past some of the city‘s most famous sculptures and monuments. Eventually we’ll arrive at Wenceslas Square. This was an historic focal point in the fight against Communism and Fascism during the 20th century. Whilst here you’ll learn 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. Also you can see one of the oldest universities in Europe, established over 650 years ago. After weaving our way into the center of the Old Town Square, we’ll find it full of fairy tale churches, ornate architectural gems, and of course the world famous Astronomical Clock. Your guide will enthrall you with tales of Prague’s greatest heroes and villains. Along with the many unbelievable events that have taken place in the city over the past 1000 years.
Did Someone Say Czech Beer?
Now we’ll take a break for a coffee, tea or a glass of delicious Czech beer. Once refreshed, we head into the old Jewish part of Prague to learn of the tragic and amazing history of the Jewish people during their twelve centuries. Listen to stories of mystical Rabbis, the powerful Golem of the Jewish ghetto, and see the oldest Prague Synagogue and Cemetery.
Finally the last part of the Absolute Prague Walking Tour takes place against the backdrop of a spectacular riverside view. From here your guide will introduce you to Prague Castle and Charles Bridge, two of the city’s most famous and beautiful sights, along with telling you about their history.
Our Absolute Prague Walking Tour consist of small personal groups and generally have less than 15 participants. They are interactive and personal and giving you plenty of chances to ask questions and get to know your guide. Be sure to 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.
Groups over 15 people please email us: firstname.lastname@example.org