The best of Prague in one day

Highlights

Miriam A.

Prague
Czech (Native), English
8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 8 people

During this tour, we will explore the most famous parts of Prague together! We'll visit the Strahov Monastery, Loreta, New World district, Prague Castle complex, Lesser Town district, Charles Bridge, Old Town Square, Astronomical Clock of Prague, New Town, Wenceslas Square, Powder Tower, Municipal House, National Theatre and Jewish Quarter.

Itinerary

Check out what we are going to do.
Feel free to personalize this offer.

Meeting Point

09:00

Your hotel

We will meet in your hotel or another accommodation and we will take a taxi or private transportation to the Strahov Monastery.

09:20

The Strahov Monastery

First, we'll visit Strahov Monastery to admire the incredible view of the city. We will explore the monastery complex from the 13th century. Let's admire the Pohořelec square.

09:50

The Loreto and Černin palace

We are going to continue our stroll with a view of the famous Loreto, a Catholic pilgrimage site, best known for the Santa Casa (The Holy House). I will tell you more about the Cernin Palace, the largest of the baroque palaces of Prague.

10:30

The Prague Castle Complex and Hradčany district

Then, we will walk through the Prague Castle - the focal point of Czech history, where kings and rulers have shaped the nation's legacy for hundreds of years. Sit back and listen to countless legendary stories. If you wish we can purchase a ticket to enter the most famous places in the Castle. (St. Vitus Cathedral, Basilica of St. George, Old Royal Palace, and Golden Lane).

13:00

Lunch stop

We can sit down and enjoy a lunch break. I will be pleased to recommend different restaurants in advance so you can choose the one you like the most.

14:00

Lesser Town and the Charles Bridge

Let's continue our adventure by exploring the romantic neighborhood of Lesser Town. Area of palaces and noble homes. We will cross the famous Charles Bridge and I will tell you about its history, statues and the famous legend about St. John of Nepomuk.

15:00

Old Town, Old Town Square and famous Astronomical clock

Let's tour Prague's Old Town Square and discover the historical treasures of Czech Republic's capital. Walk with me through the old cobblestone square and learn about the architecture, history, and cultural heritage of this ancient site. You will learn about the Prague Astronomical Clock - Orloj, the third oldest astronomical clock in the world, as well as the Gothic Church of Our Lady before Tyn. Let's marvel at the Baroque St. Nicholas Church and what once was King Charles' residence. I will tell you about the Jan Hus statue, and why it occupies such a central location in the square, last but not least we will admire the Marian column, the newest addition to the square.

15:40

Josefov - former Jewish ghetto

Discover the Jewish Ghetto, a place full of history, mysticism, and ancient architecture. Let's admirethe Old-New Synagogue, a magnificent building from the beginning of the 13th century. I will tell you the story of the Pinkas Synagogue, a memorial of Shoah victims with more than 78000 names written on it. You will learn about the earliest history of the Jews in Bohemia and the local life today.

16:00

New Town and its monuments

Our last stop will be the New Town which is not really a new district of Prague. We will talk more about the recent history of the Czech Republic, especially the end of communism, the Velvet revolution or the Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968.

17:00

End of the tour

End of the tour in your hotel or another place according to you wishes.

Ending Point

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Licensed private guide

What‘s not included

Transportation from your hotel to the Strahov Monastery

Lunch

Entrance fees

Important Information

It depends on my availability

Some parts of Castle grounds may be closed due to special occasions

Entrance fees and lunch are not included and are paid by the client.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I customize this tour?

Absolutely, I will be pleased to fully customize the itinerary!

$295/ per group