Prague - a city of magic and romance, a gem of architecture down the centuries, full of captivating ambience, resounding with the melodies of great composers, but also a modern metropolis pulsating with life. Prague is all these, one of the finest cities in the world. In 1992 its historical centre was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. This tour is provided by a private car or minivan. It takes 4 hours. I and a professional driver will pick you up in a lobby of the hotel you are staying in. Our first stop will be a Strahov Monastery dates from 1142. We also peak inside of the Monastic Strahov brewery founded by the monks in 1400. We cannot miss Loreto Church and magnificant Černín Palace,both from 17th century. Very closeby is located Prague Castle complex, one of the largest castle complexes in the world. Looking forward to meet you!Description
As a fully licensed guide and a professional driver,meet you up in a lobby of the hotel you are staying in We travel by a private car or minivan. This tour takes 4 hours.Our firts stop will be a very unique place called Strahov Monastery founded in 1142,Basilica of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and Monastic Brewery from 1400. In 1787,W.A.Mozart visited Strahov Monastery,one of the oldest Premonstratensian monasteries in the world accompanied by his freind-singer Josefína Dušková.In the Monastery Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary,he admired the organ,on which he also played.
Then we will drive towards the Loreto Church and Černín Palace.Loreto Church, a Marian pilgrimage place with a replica of Holy House, and the Barock Church of the nativity The so-called Loreto treasure is a set of missal objects, the most famous being the Diamond monstrance.This church features a unique carillon.In addition, its organ is one of the most valuable monuments of Barock organ making.
Afterwards we appear in front of large Prague Castle complex which has for over a thousand years symbolized Czech statehood.Most noteble is the Gothic Cathedral of St.Vitus, Wenceslas and Adalbert. St.Nicholas Church, a prime example of Prague Barock with distinctive green dome and bell tower is located in a Little Town founded in 1257.The church is a key part of the panorama, not just the left bank of the Vltava River. While staying in Prague, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart played the organ here. It is a very unique organ built from 1745 till 1746. It was certainly played during the requiem Mass for Mozartafter he died in Vienna so young.
Crossing the oldest and most renowned Prague Charles Bridge we will get a stunning view with both ends stand fortified bridge towers. Visiting the Old Town Square, Old Town City Hall with a famous Astronomical clock created in 1410 will be probably the most unforgetable experience. The Church of Our Lady before Týn, one of the most impressive Gothic sacral buildings in Prague with an extensive gallery of Gothic, Renaissance and early Barock works, e.g.fine altarpieces by Karel Škréta and the tomb of Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe, is located in the Old Town Square. Municipal House, early 20th century Art Nouveau at its best, the work of major artists of the period headed by none less than renowned painter Alfonz Mucha. The Smetana Concert Hall dominates the stunning interior. Powder Gate, a landmark of late Gothic Prague, the start of the so-called Royal route to Prague Castle. It used to be a gunpowder warehouse. Now there is a fantastic Czech cousine restaurant in the basement.Highlights
- Ideal choice for families
- Romantic experience, perfect for couples
- Treat a loved one on a special occasion
- Tour is wheelchair accessible
- Fully narrated tour
- Private guide for a more personalized experience
: Prague, Czech RepublicDuration
: 4 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.