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Night Watchman of Prague

Highlights
  • Take a nighttime walking tour of central Prague with a guide dressed as a medieval watchman
  • See Powder Gate, the Vltava River, Old Town Market Square, and Charles Bridge
  • Travel with a historian guide, who tells you about the city’s more controversial history
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Night Watchman of Prague
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17th Century: Follow the night watchman on his tour through the old town of Prague in the year 1633.
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No time during the evening? 17th Century: Follow the night watchman after his night shift in the morning on his tour through the old town of Prague in the year 1633.
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Overview
Visitors come to Prague in droves to see its bohemian art, cobbled lanes, and centuries’ old bridges and castles worthy of any European capital. There are enough walking and sightseeing tours to match the crowds, but this one stands out with a night watchmen guide, who introduces you to some of Prague’s history while decked out in historical dress.
What to Expect
Your tour begins near the gates of Prague’s Old Town. Meet your night watchman guide and get started on an educational tour of the history of Prague between the 14th and 18th centuries.

Your guide takes you to historically relevant locations. Walk from Powder Gate to Old Town Square, one of Europe’s largest and most beautiful urban spaces. The square has been Prague’s principal public square since the 10th century. Check out the dramatic, art-nouveau statue of Jan Hus—a Czech theologian and seminal figure of the Bohemian Reformation—in the center.

Continue to the banks of the Vltava River. Visit the Charles Bridge with its panoramic views of Prague Castle. Take advantage of the good viewpoints to take pictures of the castle and the neighborhood.

Your tour concludes at the bridge.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Entertaining and informative walk through the history of prague

We had a nice evening with David and got to know a lot of hidden details about Prague and its history. Highly recommended!!!

Thank die_kleine_Hexe
Reviewed 5 days ago
Interesting tour with lots of history

Based on the great reviews of this tour, I decided to book it as I only had a couple of days in Prague and wanted to get as much out of it as possible. So glad I did; it was wonderful filled with the very...More

Thank Trinigal77
David M, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Trinigal77, Thank you very much for your precise and detailed review We appreciate your time spent for this. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the tour with our guide Sinan. We will ensure he receives your feedback. All the best wishes from...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Great view, great stories

Sinan was our groups night watchman. Interesting insight into a job I didn't even know existed. The attractions of the tour as well as the sites surrounding them were incredible. Watchman was a little quiet but very knowledgeable. Time well spent.

Thank jaxin j
David M, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Dear Jaxin, Thank you very much for your review. We are happy you enjoyed the tour with Sinan. Have a good stay in Prague.

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Excellent, unusual tour

A different and fascinating side of Prague. Went alone, and joined a small group. The guide, David, was excellent, interesting and full of fun facts, as he walked us through Prague's night-time history. As a fan of historical trivia, I learned some new things and...More

Thank Gilli C
David M, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hello Gilli, Thanks a lot for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed the tour. Let us know whenever you are back in town and have a safe travel back to Israel.

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Excellent tour

This is a wonderful chance to hear about some of the history of Prague from learning about the Powder Gate and town defences, to how people dealt with the plague when it hit the city. David was a knowledgeable and personable guide whom has a...More

Thank Oobtim
David M, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hello Oobtim, Thanks a lot for your nice review. We´re looking forward to see you again, Please let us know whenever you are back in town.

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