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Join the night watchman and enter the town of Prague of the 17th Century. Follow the track of the noblemen, common people and colorful figures, that made history. A historical tour from the old Powder Gate through a charming old place, but also by wars and plague shaken city, until the river Vltava and the Charles Bridge. A historical tour through the centuries to bring the past back to life. Experience the beauty of the city when crowds of tourists disappear and the night watchman stays on duty on his watch with his lantern and halberd.
Highlights
  • Tour central Prague with a guide dressed as a medieval watchman
  • See Powder Gate, Vltava River, Old Town Market Square, and Charles Bridge
  • Hear guide commentary about the city’s more controversial history
  • Small-group tour ensures personal attention from your guide
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. Your final stop is the Charles Bridge,offering panoramic views of Prague Castle. Take advantage of the good viewpoints to take pictures of the castle and the neighborhood.
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Important Information
Departure Point
At Namesti Republiky 5, directly in front of the Powder Gate.
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Tour finishes at the Charles Bridge.
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local taxes
  • Guide in historical dress
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We we're so lucky to be the only two persons on our english tour that night. The telling was great, we learned lots of history we most likely never would have bothered to read about ourselves, and we got it told like it was from...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank AnnChristin86
DavidMerten, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello AnnChristin86, I read your great feedback with lots of pleasure. We are happy you enjoyed the private tour with our guide Martin. Thanks a lot for your recommendation and we hope to see you another time. Lights off, lamp on, your nightwatchmen

Reviewed 4 days ago

Lots of fun to explore sights seen during the day from a more historical perspective. We walked all the way across town from the Powder tower to the pedestrian bridge with many stops along the way for historic minilectures.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank AKT0707
DavidMerten, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear AKT0707, Thanks a lot for your positive feedback. We are happy you enjoyed the tour. Sending you the best wishes from Prague. Lights off, lamp on, your nightwatchmen

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide Martin (spoke very good English)did a great job on the tour. It was a night time walk starting at 9 ending at 10:30. Learning the local history as we walked through various parts of Prague at night was great. We had a...More

Thank bdartfam4
DavidMerten, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear bdartfam4, Thank you very much for this detailed and great review. It is great to see how much you liked our medieval tour through the oldtown of Prague. We wish you all the best. Lights off, lamp on, your nightwatchmen

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tours are easy to come by in Prague, however none are like the Nightwatchman of Prague. Very fun and interactive. An entirely different perspective of Old Town. Our guide, met us in character and kept us involved throughout. Great experience.More

Thank L84WK
DavidMerten, Guest Relations Manager at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear L84WK, Thanks a lot for this awesome feedback and excellent rating. We appreciate your time spent for this review. It was a pleasure to guide you around through the medieval times of Prague. Wishing you all the best. Lights off, lamp on. Your Nightwatchmen...More

Reviewed 28 August 2019

We went on tour with Martin in English, but we also met his colleague giving the German-language tour. Both guides were professional, early waiting for us at the starting point, and committed to their characters without being too over-the-top. Our guide was very flexible and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank NYLiddy
DavidMerten, Guest Relations Manager at Nightwatchman of Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2019

Hello NYLiddy, Thank you so much for this great and detailed review. We are pleased you enjoyed our medieval tour with the nightwatchman of Prague. Thank you also for your recommendation. It is always good to see ideas to improve our experience. Wishing you all...More

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Anna B
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Response from D1_D2414 | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid I don’t know, we purchased our tickets in advance
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Go62817026966
5 August 2019|
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Response from MartinKanta82 |
Hi, Yes that’s correct. Getting to Prague Marriott is easy (20 min max) by metro from the Charles bridge. It’s on the same line.
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