Walking Tour – Old Town + Jewish Quarter

Pax:

This tour will take you to :

  • Klausen Synagogue
  • Jewish Ceremonial Hall
  • Municipal House
  • Old Town square
  • Wenceslas Square
  • Old Jewish Cemetery

About this activity

No pick up service
Expert live guide
Meeting Point Na Příkopě 23, Praha 1
Duration: 2.5 hours
Available languagesEnglish, Deutch, Español, Italiano
Departures Daily: 14:30

Select date and traveleres

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18/04/2024
14:30
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1
Adults
450.00
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0
Studentsup to 26
450.00
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Children 3-10 years
350.00
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Departure and return

  • Meeting Point is:
    Na Příkopě 23, Praha 1
    Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes in advance. Latecomers will not be reimbursed.
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  • End of tour: :
    Charles Bridge
    The tour does not include transfer to the hotel.
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Full description

This walking tour takes you to see the most important sights of the historical center of Prague, including Wenceslas Square, the Old Town Square, the Jewish Quarter, and Charles Bridge.

Your tour begins on Wenceslas Square, the main square in Prague. The square is home to the National Museum of the Czech Republic and is a popular gathering place for locals and tourists alike. You will then walk to the Old Town Square, which is one of the most beautiful squares in Europe. The square is home to the Old Town Hall, the Astronomical Clock, and the Church of Our Lady before Týn.

After visiting the Old Town Square, you will walk through the Jewish Quarter, which is one of the oldest Jewish quarters in Europe. The quarter is home to the Old-New Synagogue, the Jewish Museum, and the Old Jewish Cemetery.

Your tour will then continue to Charles Bridge, which is one of the most iconic bridges in the world. The bridge is lined with statues of saints and is a popular spot for tourists to take photos and enjoy the views of the city.

Your tour will end on Malostranská Square, which is a charming square in the Lesser Town of Prague. The square is home to the Church of St. Nicholas and the Malostranská Town Hall.

This is just a brief overview of the walking tour. Your guide will provide you with more information about the sights you see along the way.

Walking Tour – Old Town + Jewish Quarter
The Astronomical Clock at the Old Town Square in Prague

The Astronomical Clock at the Old Town Square in Prague

The Municipal House in Prague

The Municipal House in Prague

The Ceremonial hall in the Jewish Quarter - Prague

The Ceremonial hall in the Jewish Quarter - Prague

Basic tour information

  • This is a walking tour to the Old Town and the Jewish Town.
  • The tour can be conducted in 4 languages - English, German, Spanish or Italian.

Highlights

  • Did you know that Jews lived in Prague but were separated from the rest of the city in a ghetto for 600 years?
  • Did you know that the Jewish quarter in Prague has the oldest Jewish synagogue in Central Europe?
  • Did you know that in the Jewish cemetery people were buried in up to 12 layers due to a lack of space?
  • Did you know that Josefov (the official name of the Jewish Quarter) contains the largest Jewish museum in the world?

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