Join us as we explore the sights of Prague on this fun and informative tour. Along the way, you'll see Old Town, New Town, Lesser Town & the Castle area.
Highlights and Themes
- Small groups with lots of insight on Czech history and culture
- Old Town Square, Medieval Prague
- The old Jewish area and Rudolfinum
- The story of Prague Castle and Charles Bridge (view only)
- Across the Vltava river to Lesser Town, Kampa Park
- John Lennon Wall, Zofin Island/National Theater
- Czech Architecture and artist Dancing House/Vysehrad/Baroque/Romanesque/Brutalism/David Cerny
- Wenceslas Square, New Town and National Theater
- Estates Theater, Powder Tour and Cubist Building
- Refreshment stop
Dates & Times
Year round. 10:30 – Daily
Meeting and Conclusion Point
Absolute Tour Center – 12 Michalska St, Prague 1 (written as: Michalská 432/12) – entrance to the courtyard is opposite Hotel U Stare Paní)
29 € Adults
27 € Students (Student rate will require a valid student ID card when joining the tour)
15 € Child (3 to 12 yrs)
13 years and older are charged at student price
Infant: free up to 2 years
Full Tour Description
Duration: 3 hours
On this Prague Yellow Zebra Bike Tour, you’ll enjoy the best of Prague in a fun and active way. You’ll get a chance to explore the city’s major neighborhoods and see numerous sights along the way. Meanwhile, you expert local guide will tell you all about the most interesting parts of Prague history and help point out the best places to visit along the way.
Through Kampa Park
After kicking off the tour from our Office in Old Town, we’ll head straight across the Vltava River, stopping on the way on a green island in the middle of the river where you’ll hear a story about the Czech National Theater. Then, as we reach the other side we’ll cruise through Kampa Park, known for its famous baby statues by renowned Czech artist David Cerny. From here you’ll also get a great view of the Charles Bridge and it’s here that your guide will share the history of this world famous landmark built over 650 years ago.
Next, we’ll check out another one of Prague’s interesting sights – John Lennon Wall – a collection of street art which became a symbol of protest against the Communist government in the 1980’s. And, with art on our minds, we’ll nexr stop at the Kafka Museum where you will discover yet another provocative piece of art, once again from David Cerny. This one is done in a style which we promise you’ve never seen before!
The Jewish Neighborhood
After this, it’s back across the river to see and chat about the history of Rudolfinum and the city’s Jewish neighborhood. Your guide will intrigue you with stories of the Jew’s 1000+ year history in Prague, and we’ll take a look at the oldest synagogue in the city, the Jewish Cemetery, and discuss some of the legends of the Jewish neighborhood.
We’ll then go down Central Europe’s most expensive street towards the always breathtaking Old Town Square. Here, you’ll be regaled with stories about the square’s famous churches, ornate buildings, and hear stories about the city’s historical good guys and bad guys. And, of course, we’ll stop outside the famous Astrological Clock.
The Powder Tower
From here we will wind our way through the center to the gothic Powder Tower, followed by a stop at the more inspiring Estates Theater, famous for Mozart’s operas and where the movie Amadeus was filmed. The last major stop of the Prague Yellow Zebra Bike Tour is one of the best – Wenceslas Square. This is the place where some of the most important events Prague’s history over the last century took place, from the Czech Uprising to the Velvet Revolution against Communism.
Our Prague Yellow Zebra Bike Tour consists of small groups and generally do not have more than 15 participants. This makes them interactive and personal and gives you plenty of chances to ask questions and get to know your guide. You can also hit them up for local tips on where to go and what else to do.
We reserve the right to alter and change the tour program without prior notice due to construction, city closures for events, festivals and so on throughout the year.
English, German or Dutch speaking guide, bike hire and optional helmet included during the tour time. Stops for photos and refreshments. Stop for a coffee or other beverage and pastry included.
Entry fees to sights and museums, food and beverages except where noted, transport to the meeting point or from the conclusion point, gratuity/tip.
Baby seats and child bike, tag-a-longs are available. On the reservation form, please tell us your requirements.
For children please advise us of their height in cm so we can prepare the bike ready for you.
Groups over 15 people please email us: firstname.lastname@example.org