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  • Pilsen: Pilsner Urquell Brewery Tour with Beer Tasting

    1. Pilsen: Pilsner Urquell Brewery Tour with Beer Tasting

    Did you know that Pilsner Urquell has inspired more than two-thirds of all of the world’s beers, which are still today labeled as "Pils", "Pilsner", or "Pilsener"? This Pilsner Urquell Brewery tour will impress every beer fan and history lover. Get to know the original locations where this famous beer was conceived 179 years ago, and whose story continues even today.  From the Visitor Center, travel via brewery bus to one of the most modern bottling facilities, which processes 120,000 bottles per hour. Learn about the ingredients from which this pilsner is brewed. Discover the heart of the brewery: 3 brew houses from different centuries. The tour culminates with a tasting of unfiltered Pilsner Urquell beer in the historic cellars.

    The tour was one on the best I have had in Czech I have been here for over three years

  • Pilsen: Brewery Museum Entrance including a Glass of Beer

    2. Pilsen: Brewery Museum Entrance including a Glass of Beer

    Take a step back in time at the Brewery Museum in Plzeň, a professional museum located in a 15th-century house that has been preserved in its original form. Find out a beer-making legend, and reveal the secrets of beer-making, serving, and drinking from the distant past. On your tour, travel through history to medieval times when beer was drunk through a reed. See medieval cellars hidden under a 15th-century brewing house and authentic beer pubs from the beginning of the 20th century. Explore the late Gothic malt shop, which forms an important part of the so-called threshing yard where grain steeping and germination took place. Finally, round off your tour at this unique museum with a glass of Pilsner beer.

  • Pilsner Urquell Brewery & Nižbork Glasswork Tour with Lunch

    3. Pilsner Urquell Brewery & Nižbork Glasswork Tour with Lunch

    When thinking of the Czech Republic, two traditional crafts often come to mind: crystal glassworks and beer. Discover the secrets of both on a full-day tour of the Ruckl glassworks and Pilsner Urquell Brewery. Admire elegant glassworks and even purchase a piece of your own before touring the Pilsner Urquell Brewery to taste the most famous Czech beer and enjoy a traditional lunch.  Meet the group in Prague 2 or arrange hotel pick up and set off in an air-conditioned van to the idyllic town of Nižbor. Here, visit a small family glassworks, one of the most famous in Bohemia. Since 1903, the Ruckel family have been blowing, grinding, and polishing beautiful glass pieces. However, the art of glassmaking goes back much further, all the way to the 17th-century when craftsmen honed their skills and passed them down through the generations. Learn about the glass-blowing process on a 1-hour tour...

  • Private Pilsen & Pilsner Urquell Brewery Tour Prague

    4. Private Pilsen & Pilsner Urquell Brewery Tour Prague

    Beer has been brewed in Pilsen almost since the city's foundation, with the first record related to brewing dating back to as early as 1307. Josef Groll brewed the bottom-fermented light lager, which became the prototype of all lagers in 1842. The Pilsner Urqwell brewery has commemorated this memorable day by an annual festival called the Pilsner Fest. The success of the beer from Pilsen and the prosperity of the brewery were unstoppable and the trademark Pilsner Urquell soon became the synonym of quality all over the world. Join us on this extensive visit to Pilsen & Pilsner Urquell Brewery Tour. Explore the brewery and learn of the story behind the first bottom-fermented light larger, brewed in 1842. Visit the brewery and the city behind the brewery: Pilsen. Whilst in Pilsen guests can also see sites such as St. Bartholomew Cathedral, the Patton Memorial and will have the opportunity...

    Supposed to have time for lunch. We ordered and didn’t get to eat, time ran out before tour. Everything else was very good. Our driver Lucas was awesome!

  • Pilsner Brewery & Nizbor Glass Factory Combination Tour

    5. Pilsner Brewery & Nizbor Glass Factory Combination Tour

    Discover two of the Czech Republic's famous products – pilsner and crystal. Leave Prague behind for a journey to Pilsen, a metropolis of Western Bohemia. Visit the Pilsner Urquell Brewery to learn about how this "liquid bread" is made. Founded in 1842, the brewery creates the best Pilsner in the world. Walk through the museum as you discover the brewery's 150 year long history. After your brewery tour, enjoy lunch before visiting one of the most well known glass factories of the Czech Republic – Ruckle Crystal. Enjoy a guided tour of the factory as well as discounts on your purchases before returning to Prague.

  • Pilsen: Pub and Club Crawl

    6. Pilsen: Pub and Club Crawl

    Experience the best of Pilsen nightlife and visit a variety of different clubs and pubs including a pub where you can pour your own beer. Accompanied by a local guide, visit 8 of the best drinking spots in the city and follow in the footsteps of stars such as John Malkovich, Gerard Depardieu, Jaromir Jagr, and Pierre Richard, all of whom have been known to frequent the mecca of Czech nightlife that is Pilsen. Look forward to an on-the-house welcome drink at every location.  End the night at the famous "Pamela" bar and participate in the Pilsen naked run if you're feeling brave. 

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What people are saying about Plzeň

nice guide who didn't even ask for tip at the end of the tour. nice brewery, where you learn a lot about beer making through various videos. definitely don't regret it!

the beer tour was very interesting. The guide was very nice. Unfortunately I cannot remember her name but she explained everything in easy words.

The tour was absolutely awesome. Olga did a great job !! Very hard working and with a lot of humor

The tour was one on the best I have had in Czech I have been here for over three years

Fun guide with lots of interesting information! Unfiltered beer tasted great.