Do you want to explore more of Prague than the average visitor who only sees downtown and the castle? Then join us for a wonderful walk to learn about Charles IV., the Hussite wars, the story of the Czechoslovak state, WWII, life under communism, national heroes, controversial artists, & much more, while discovering the great sites of New Town such as Prague's biggest square,National Theatre, & famous Dancing House.
This activity includes:
- the establishment of the New Town of Prague
- Charles IV.
- WWII and Czechoslovakia's Nazi occupation
- National Revival
- Dancing House
- Ss. Cyril and Methodius Church
- New Town Hall
- Hussite Wars
- National Theatre
- Karlovo námesti
- The story of Czechoslovakia
- life under communism
- Vaclav Havel & the Velvet Revolution
- Church of Our Lady of the Snows
- David Cerny
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Old Town Square, corner with Pařížská Street
It is very easy to go everywhere by foot in the historical centre of Prague and The Old town square is a very well-known part, easily accessible from any Hostel that is centrally located. Just make sure you take our flyer-map and you can be sure you'll easily find our guides with light blue Free Tour umbrellas & name cards waiting to welcome you at the corner of Pařížská and Dlouhá streets.
There are two metro stations very close by; one is called Můstek, on the green and yellow line. When getting off there make sure to take the right exit since there are many. Take an exit to Můstek and you will come out by a huge shop called New Yorker. Take a street called Můstek and go straight, after 5 minutes you will arrive to Old Town Square.
The second close station is Staroměstská on the green line. Take an exit to Staroměstské náměstí (The Old Town square) and take the street called Kaprova. You will reach the square within 3 minutes.
Our lovely guides with light blue umbrellas & name cards will be waiting for you on the corner of Pařížská and Dlouhá streets.
Things to note
How do free tours work? It' simple, you're free to pay what you feel the tour was worth. Your lovely local guides don't receive any income other than tips from satisfied customers like you, meaning top quality tours on fair terms. Enjoy!
IMPORTANT: Please note that there may be several other companies and guides offering walking tours at, or nearby, the same meeting point. The FreeTour.com tour provider you have booked is NEXT City Tours, a trusted, dynamic and young team offering tours in 6 cities including Prague. You can easily recognize your local guides by their light-blue umbrellas, T-shirts and name cards. See Nextcitytours.eu for more information about us. Enjoy your tour.
Please note that this tour is only available to individual travellers & groups of less than 7 people on a voluntary-tip-basis. Groups of 7+ will incur a set fee and must be booked in advance.