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Prague: Vyšehrad 2.5-Hour Walking Tour

Prague: Vyšehrad 2.5-Hour Walking Tour

From $41.19 per person

Take a break from the busy streets of Prague and enjoy a peaceful 2.5-hour walking tour of Vyšehrad renown for its magnificent view of the Vltava River, and as being the area where the first Czechs settled.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Vyšehrad and slip back in time to old Prague
  • Hear stories and legends about the origin of Prague and its surroundings
  • Learn about the Czech Republic's oldest churches and history
  • Explore the Basilica of St. Peter and St. Paul, and the Vyšehrad Cemetery
Full description
Enjoy a walking tour with an expert guide through the peaceful gardens and walkways of Vyšehrad. Discover one of the oldest churches in the country - the Rotunda of St. Martin, as well as 18th-century bastions and fortifications. Start from Vyšehrad metro station, and head off to Vyšehrad where you'll enjoy striking views of the surrounding area along your way thanks to its high vantage point. Legend has it Vyšehrad is the oldest seat of Czech princes, and that the local settlement was established in the mid-10th century. Follow your guide on a wonderful walk exploring the Basicila of St. Peter and St. Paul at Vyšehrad, a neo-Gothic church built in the fortress whose towers have been a part of Prague's characteristic panorama for centuries. Experience a sense of tranquility as you stroll through different gardens and small streets where there is something special to see every season. Gain a better understanding of Czech life, history, and legends as you visit the area led by your expert guide. After your tour, enjoy visiting the beautiful national cemetery at your own pace where you'll find original statues from the Charles Bridge, as well as Slavín — a tomb that's the resting place of many famous composers, artists, sculptors, and writers, including Antonín Dvořák.
Includes
  • Tour guide
  • Admission ticket to the Basilica of St. Peter and St. Paul
  • Tips
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Meet your guide outside the Metro C line Vyšehrad. Your guide will be holding an open blue and white umbrella.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • This tour takes place rain or shine
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Great experience! Very informative!

September 7, 2021

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