Tour 5 - Architecture tour - 10 centuries of architecture in Prague

Architecture Tour of Prague (private walking tour)

Focusing on various architectural styles in Prague; from Romanesque to Contemporary!

To order this tour, call Jerry at: (+420) 605 701 755  

Payments in Euros or Czech Korunas are accepted at current exchange rate.

$159 (US) - Private groups (up to 10 persons for this one price!)

This tour is available 7 days a week

Description:

Prague is a city rich on various architectural styles. We can find here almost all of them, beginning with the Romanesque style through Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Classicism, Empire, Art Nuveau, Art Deco, Cubism up to the relatively new one called the "Socialist realism". This particular tour is a walking one and focuses on various architectural "jewels" in town. We will start in the Prague Castle area on top of the hill and will work our way, mostly downhill, through the streets of Mala Strana, Old Town, Jewish Section and New Town. During this tour we will talk about the age and architectural style of many houses and palaces along the way. Some of the styles are very unique and limited to Prague, only.

Itinerary:

Pick up at your hotel in Prague, using public transportation to the top of the castle hill (Hradcany) and then walking through the streets of the Hradcany, Mala Strana, Charles Bridge, Old Town, Jewish Section (Josefov)and New Town. Concluding the tour in Wenceslaw Square area or back at your hotel, if you wish.

Where and When:

Meet up location: Either your hotel in Prague or some other specified place within the downtown area of Prague.

End location: Either back at your hotel (if desired) or in the Wenceslaw Square area.

Duration: 3 hours

Depending on the overall walking pace. May last up to 3,5 hrs.

Estimated Local Cash Needed:

24 CZK - Public transportation ticket to get us to the top of the Hradcany hill where the tour starts (approx $1.60).

What's Included:

Guided walking tour by an experienced, licensed and knowledgeable private guide.

What's Extra:

Suitable walking (or rain) gear.

Details:

Tour Type: Hiking & Walking, City

Transportation Method: public transport (subway or a streetcar) and walking.

Activity Level: Light

Handicaped friendly: No.

Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for mature teenagers, only.

Language(s): German (fluent), English (fluent)

Maximum travelers: 10