Our Secret Traveller rates this free tour of Prague as "a must-do" and praises the local guides' ability to make "complex history incredibly accessible and fascinating". "The special atmosphere of Prague is seductive, and this free walking tour is the perfect way to explore the fairy-tale-like cobbled streets, oozing ancient history, as well as the progressive, modern elements of local life here. The guides are truly excellent, the pace relaxed, the content thorough and there's a cafe break along the way to soak up the local atmosphere and relax with your guide and fellow travellers. The entire tour experience was an absolute joy and incredibly enlightening".
On this Free Walking Tour you'll discover the history behind enchanting Prague in 2.5 unforgettable hours. Our local guides will take you through this beautiful city, share with you its remarkable past and reveal Prague’s quirky secrets and local legends. See the city’s main sites including the Astronomical Clock, the Josefov Quarter and the Rudolfinum and hear about local celebrities including Franz Kafka, as well as meet other travelers!
This activity includes:
- Master Jan Hus´s statue
- Old Town Square
- Estates Theater
- Wenceslas square
- The Powder gate
- House of Black Madonna
- St.Jacob church
- Josefov quarter
- Franz Kafka
- The Spanish synagogue
- Old New synagogue
- Jewish cemetery
- Pinkas Synagogue
- The Rudolfinum
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Old Town Square, corner with Pařížská Street
Upon arrival: Look for the guides with Generation Tours branded light-blue umbrellas, name cards and T-shirts in front of the Cartier shop.
It is very easy to go everywhere by foot in the historical center of Prague and The Old town square is a very well-known part, easily accessible from any Hostel, Hotel or Apartment 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 at 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 in front of the Cartier shop.
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 Generation 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.
Please note that this tour is only available to individual travelers & groups of less than 6 people on a voluntary-tip-basis. Groups of 6+ will incur a basic set fee and must be booked 24 hours in advance.
This tour has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge of €2 fee per person.