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  • Location:Prague, Czech Republic
  • Duration:2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Best Jewish Prague Walking Tour

Experience Prague's Jewish history on a fascinating walking tour through one of the only Central European Jewish town quarters that survived the Holocaust. Known as Josefov, this Jewish quarter contains the remains of the former Jewish ghetto where important community and spiritual legends have been created and developed for centuries.


  • Explore Prague Jewish ghettos on a narrated walking tour
  • Retrace the lives and stories of the Czech Jewish community with your private guide
  • See Prague's historical synagogues and visit the Jewish Museum
  • Discover an exhibition dedicated to the famous author, Kafka, in the Old Town Square

What You Can Expect

Best Jewish Prague Walking Tour

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With more than 1,000 years of history, the Prague Jewish community is filled with many sites that still testify to its rich cultural and legendary past, and make it one of the major European centers of Jewish life. Follow your expert guide on a fully narrated walking tour of the city. Walk through the Old Jewish Cemetery, one of the most iconic sites in Prague where 12,000 tombstones remain. Established in the 15th century, this cemetery is home to the tombstones of famous figures including poet and scholar Avigdor Karo.

You'll also visit some of the six surviving synagogues and Kafka's house before walking through Maiselova Street, one of the two main streets of the walled Jewish quarter. Continue to the Old Town Square, one of Prague’s two main squares, and see an exhibition of Kafka. Your Jewish Prague walking tour includes admission to the Jewish Museum, which preserves a large collection of objects belonging to the Jewish community.

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Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed tour very informative and guide was very knowledgeable. Would have liked more time in some places but it was extremely busy and crowded on the day, perhaps consider running tours on a daily basis during peak season.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

It was a very intressting tour wich we both enjoyed very much.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2014

Really interesting tour

Guide was excellent

Learnt a lot

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2013

It was great.the tourguide was excellent.We had to do the tour in two langueges which was takeing unfourtunatly a lot of time.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2012


5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2012

Excellent, very informative and moving. It was very sad to see the plight of the Czech Jewish people but a must to see when in prague

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2012

Outstanding content and excellent guide.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2012

Excellent tour. Guide was very good and knowledgable.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2011

excellent tour with excellent guide. Both informative and enjoyable

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2011

The guide was excellent!

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