Our tour guide was great at mixing in local ghost stories with actual historical and cultural facts. The tour ended with a remarkably beautiful view of the lit up Prague Castle at night from the Charles bridge. We had basically a personal tour for the 3 of us and it was excellent.
We were the only members on this tour. Our guide was full of interesting stories and took the time to stop and let us enjoy the light show and Astronomical clock. It was well worth the effort.
Zdenek was brilliant!
There was only us 3 on the tour and he did a great job, lots of interesting local knowledge and facts and excellent stories for us.
Would highly recommend this tour as it shows you little things you wouldn't oridnarily see or notice.
A good 2 and a half hour walking tour, thoroughly enjoyed it!
This was great - our tour guide was very knowledgeable and informative.
Guide was very knowledgable about Prague history. Although told of some Peague mystery murder stories not really a ghost walk and not scary so probably need to relabel tour. Knew this from previous reviews so not expecting ghost/scary walk. Put on your walking shoes as you will cover a lot of ground. Totally worth the night tour to see beautiful Prague by night.
The meeting spot was easy to find and the guide was waiting. She was very knowledgeable about the history of Prague and its local lore. If you are considering doing this tour take it at the beginning of your stay to help orient you with the city and to help you choose site seeing priorities.
This is a great tour, and our guide was fantastic. It was just my wife and I that night, so it was basically a private walking tour of the city. Many macabre stories, and Zola was able to bring life to the history of the city, things we hadn't heard about in much detail. Would recommend it more for people with an interest in history rather than those looking to be scared.
First of all i should regret about management of tour provider. On planned date i've been at pick-up point 20 minutes in advance. At pick-up time nobody has arrived. There was no guide. There were two more spanish woman booked the same tour in spanish via another agent but with the same operator. They told that there was second failed attempt to take this activity.
After some time i called to operator office and manager told me that i was late and group had been departured. He rescheduled tour for me on august, 11.
And now about tour. Our guide Alice was awesome. She guided us across city districts with a lot of stories, legends and facts.
An insight into to the 'darker side' of Prague. A good coverage of the old town and Jewish area with a reasonable amount of walking, but certainly not a difficult walk - more like a well timed wander with dialogue.
Great tour. Loved the tour guide, very informative. We covered a great deal of the city. Not quite as "ghost-story" centered as i was expecting, but good tour.
Peter, our tour guide was very knowledgeable and loves Prague. He took us to actual places where real legends happened listed in the book "77 Legends of Prague" in English. We bought the book at the bookstore he recommended on Wenceslaus (sp) Square. We got a completely different perspective of Prague at night. it wasn't scary - our 10 year old daughter loved hearing the historical stories. We saw the John Lennon wall and talked about recent history in Prague with Peter. Peter was great!!!! Thanks!
Highly recomended, more of an historic tour but gives you a very good overview of Prague. Lots of walking, but awesome!
What a great way to start my trip in Prague. I got to Prague late in the afternoon, jet lagged and tired. I took and nap and then went on this tour. Not really a "Ghost" tour, more of a "Legends" tour. But, also a great way to get your bearings for the rest of your stay in Prague. My guide was very informative. There were 3 of us on the tour, so it was very personal. We saw Old Town, the Jewish Quarter and the Charles Bridge. We were supposed to walk across the bridge and see part of Lesser Town, but I was tired and the couple wanted to have dinner. So be stopped at the Charles Bridge. My guide even walked me to the metro and road part of the way back to the hotel with me. If you are expecting ghosts and ghoulies, this is not the trip for you. But, if you want to have a better understanding of the layout of Prague and some of it's history, sign up now!
Our tour guide was great! He answered any questions we had in addition to lots of neat stories and legends associated with Prague. The tour took us through a large portion of the city, which was great! The trickiest part was finding the meeting spot, but we realized it was a booth/stand in front of the street number on the building. Great tour! I would definitely recommend doing this tour! You'll enjoy seeing the city at night, as well as learning about the human experiences of centuries ago. :)
Even if no dark secrets emerge from this tour, wandering around Prague at night gives you a whole new take on the city. You could do it by yourself, but usually after a day of trekking in the city, you will not fell like going out again for two hours in the piercing cold. You should and this tour is a wonderful excuse to do so. Kudos to the friendly Czech guide.
This was a great tour, especially in the dark. Our tour guide, Margaret, was very nice and full of stories, about this awesome city.
Good , Tour guide showed up a little late . Although there was only me they did not cancel the tour.
The tour probably would be better if cut down to 2 hours, but we enjoyed our time and learned of stories we wouldn't have known without researching before. Our guide was very knowledgeable--a good way to see the city with a local.
We had seen other tours where the guide was dressed in traditional outfits and carrying a lantern giving an air of authenticity and mystery to their tour. Unfortunately our guide was not in such attire and the atmosphere we experienced was not really ghostly. However, the guide was punctual, interesting and informative.Walking through the cobbled streets of Prague and seeing it lit up during the hours of darkness gave it an ambience that was in total contrast to the day. The walk was 3 hours long ,so value for money,but perhaps could have done with a short stop for a drink and comfort break. Would recommend, but perhaps need to change to Night time walk in Prague.
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It was a nice tour with a small group. This is the first time I try a walking tour in the night but I really enjoyed it.
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