Prague Explorer

    • 4 hours
    • CZUC
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Enjoy the 'Greatest Hits of Prague' on this tour which acts as a great foundation for your Czech journey. Tuck into some hearty Czech fare, see the icons of Prague, and sip a locally-brewed pilsner - it doesn't get more Czech than that!

Highlights

* Admire stunning Prague architecture as you learn about the history of this fascinating Czech city

* Wander through the Jewish Quarter and stroll along the banks of the Vltava River

* Learn about the Czech Republic’s stormy 20th century history at Wenceslas Square

* Ride a tram with locals to reach the National Theatre

* Pay a sobering visit to the Nazi Terror Memorial

* Sip on a Czech beer whilst you learn about the COmmunist era of Prague

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Astronomical Clock, Old Town Square, Prague 1
  • Finish:

    Frank Gehry's Dancing House, Prague 2
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
 
  • Inclusions:

    Local Englih-speaking guide, tram ticket, 1 beer or soft drink, unique map of Prague with discount coupons on traditional souvenirs
  • Exclusions:

    Food and drink other than what is stipulated in the itinerary, tips or gratuities for your guide.

Additional information

Carbon Offset:Voucher exchange details

Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the tour.

Confirmation of booking

Please contact Prague Urban Adventures to confirm your tour 24 hours prior to departure.

Dress standard

Casual clothes are appropriate.

Child policy

Children must be 6 years of age to 11 years inclusively. Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour.

Language

English

Tipping Info

If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour

Itinerary

Get under the skin of the Czech capital and discover the sights lining the right riverbank, from the Old Town to the Jewish Quarter, on this half-day tour in Prague. Meet at Old Town Square, under the gaze of the Astronomical Clock, and wait to see how this medieval clock clicks over the hour. This is the most beautiful square in the country, which has witnessed all the pivotal events in the history of the Bohemian Kingdom, so pause a moment to soak it all up.
Set off on this Prague city tour by winding through the streets of the Old Town and learning about the palaces, churches, famous people, and legends that have shaped Prague. Our Prague walking tour will take you through a local market, stopping to watch daily life, before weaving through the web of backstreets to reach Wenceslas Square, the site of many of the country’s most iconic moments.
This Prague travel experience gives you the chance to learn about the founding of Czechoslovakia in 1918, the Nazi occupation in 1939, the country’s Communist period, Prague Spring in 1968 and the Velvet Revolution in 1989 as you wander beneath the stunning buildings. Pause for a moment under the statue of King Wenceslas to learn about why he is the Czech patron saint.
Jump aboard a local tram heading towards the National Theatre, the most beautiful Neo-Renaissance building in Prague. After admiring its ornate features, stroll along the Vltava River, soaking up views of Charles Square, before arriving at the Nazi terror memorial. Continue this Prague tour along the waterfront, passing Frank Gehry’s Dancing House, a modern building that appears to sway into the surrounding architecture. After working up a thirst, finish the tour with a tasty Czech beer at a hidden restaurant.
This restaurant is close to a place where the former Czech president Vaclav Havel would meet with other dissidents to plan the dissolution of the Communist regime, so listen to stories of this decisive period of Czech history. We end the Prague tour here and at the end you’ll have a list of places to return to, restaurants to visit, and stores to call into during the rest of your stay in Prague. Oh, and you'll know so much Prague history after the tour that you may as well be called an expert, of course! 

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