Prague Old Town and Jewish Quarter Walking Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Nové Město

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Enjoy a pleasant walk with a local guide through Prague's Old Town and the Jewish Quarter. You will learn the formative history of Bohemia, visit many of the famous locations in Prague and discover why these popular sites are significant to history.
Come, join us in discovering Prague's deep history throughout Old Town and the intriguing Jewish Quarter!This is the perfect overview of history and beauty in Old Town and the Jewish Quarter. While it is a brief tour it is in-depth and full of fascinating facts. Your personable and well-learned guide will gladly tell you all their insider's tips on Prague, as well as the great tales of Old Town. Let this tour heighten your interest and inspire your further activities and exploration of Prague. You will enjoy a beautiful stroll around the famous sites in Old Town and the Jewish Quarter while you absorb the colorful history. Find out what makes the Estates Theatre so interesting, how Charles IV founded the Charles University, and how the Jews came to Prague and settled the Jewish Quarter. See the unique Hebrew clock that runs counterclockwise! See where Franz Kafka was born, schooled, lived, and wrote. Learn about the Jewish lifestyle, culture, and traditions while you weave through the cobbled streets around Prague's synagogues. Walking with us, you will feel the heartbeat of the Heart of Europe and fall completely in love with Prague.On this tour you will explore and learn about: • Origin of the words Bohemia and Czech • Old Town Square • Jan Hus and the Husites • Execution of 27 men in 1621 • Astronomical Clock • Estate theatre • Charles University • St. James Church • Tyn Cathedral • The area of Ungelt • Jewish Quarter • Franz Kafka • Synagogues • Old Jewish Cemetery • Burial-brotherhood

What’s included

  • Local Guide
  • Entry/Admission - StaromEstske namEsti
  • Entry/Admission - Old Town Hall with Astronomical Clock
  • Entry/Admission - Old Jewish Cemetery
  • Entry/Admission - Kostel Panny Marie Pred Tynem
  • Entry/Admission - The Estates Theatre

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off