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  • Prague: 50-Minute Sightseeing Evening Cruise

    1. Prague: 50-Minute Sightseeing Evening Cruise

    Enjoy breathtaking views from the Vltava River and discover the beauty of one of the most famous cities in the world during this evening cruise. See majestic sights such as Charles Bridge, the Dancing House, Petřín Tower, and the historic fort of Vyšehrad. Admire the neo-Renaissance concert hall of the Rudolfinum and the biggest castle complex in the world, Prague Castle.  Relax on an air-conditioned boat with a roof over the sundeck. Learn about the main sights with audio commentary available in 8 languages.

    lovely cruise option to sit upstairs or in air conditioning downstairs. waiting staff lovely

  • Prague City Card: 2-Day, 3-Day or 4-Day

    2. Prague City Card: 2-Day, 3-Day or 4-Day

    Save time and money in Prague, and discover the city’s sights and attractions at your own pace with a 2-day, 3-day or 4-day Prague Card. Treat the card as your own personal passport to the city, with free entrance to more than 60 attractions and 50% discounts on tours and shows. Cruise along the Vltava River, and enjoy panoramic views on a complimentary bus tour. Learn more about the imperial city at the Prague Castle complex and world-class Jewish Museum. Prague Card Benefits: • Free entry to Prague Castle - St. Vitus Cathedral, Royal Palace, Golden Lane, and St. George's Basilica • Free entry to the Jewish Museum - synagogues and Old Jewish Cemetery (7 sites) • Free entry to the National Gallery (7 sites) • Free entry to the National Museum (9 sites) • Free entry to Prague Zoo (the 4th best zoo in the world) • Free entry to Prague City Gallery (5 sites) • Free entry ...

    Great value for lots of great sights in Prague, included a boat trip on the Moldava and a bus tour through the city

  • Prague: 1-Hour Panoramic Vltava River Cruise

    3. Prague: 1-Hour Panoramic Vltava River Cruise

    Take in stunning panoramic views of Charles Bridge, Prague Castle, and the skyline of the City of a Thousand Spires from the comfort of a boat on the Vltava River. This river cruise is perfect for families with small children or anyone who wants to enjoy an unforgettable experience in just an hour's time. Friendly bar staff serve light snacks along with coffee or cold drinks on the upper deck so you don't miss a moment of the action. The cruise begins and ends at the banks of the Vltava River. An inside deck, heated in the winter and air-conditioned in the summer, is also available.

    Nice tour. The boat we were supposed to take was cancelled but the next dock was already prepared to accept us without any glitch. The tour was in English with appropriate comments and not too much. Weather wasn't the best, slightly rainy and mostly cloudy. But enjoyed the trip.

  • Prague: 2-Hour Lunch Cruise on the Vltava River

    4. Prague: 2-Hour Lunch Cruise on the Vltava River

    This 2-hour cruise through the heart of Prague combines a sightseeing tour with a buffet lunch. You’ll be welcomed on board with a traditional Czech aperitif to help you relax for the journey ahead. The boat will sail along the Vltava River through the city’s historic center, passing landmarks such as Charles Bridge, Prague Castle, the Rudolfinum, the National Theater, the Dancing House, the Emmaus Monastery, Vyšehrad, the Podolí Waterworks and the historic Štvanice Power Station. Charles Bridge is the most iconic of the landmarks. Built in the 14th century by Charles IV, it connects the city’s Lesser Quarter to the Old Town. Along the edge of the bridge on both sides you’ll see carved statues of saints important to the Czech lands. The lunch buffet is open throughout the cruise and a live band on the boat plays for the duration of the cruise as well.

    Was a wonderful tour. Loved the big cruising boat and the food was delicious. I would highly recommend.

  • Prague Castle 2.5-Hour Tour Including Admission Ticket

    5. Prague Castle 2.5-Hour Tour Including Admission Ticket

    Your 2.5-hour guided tour begins at the Charles Bridge, where your guide will provide a short historical overview of the history of Prague Castle. Cross Charles Bridge and make your way to Lesser Town Square, where a tram will take you to the Castle. When you enter St. Vitus Cathedral you’ll hear stories about princes, kings, and emperors, and the ceremonial history of the site. Tour the old castle, Vladislav Hall, and then head to St. George's Basilica, where your guide will tell you about Czech saints. Visit the area known Golden Lane, where your guide will tell you about the lives of the local residents.

    This tour was wonderful the guide led at a good pace and was extremely informative. He pointed out so many areas of interest and gave the background knowledge so that I could understand the meaning and significance of what I was looking at.

  • Prague 2-Hour Vltava River Sightseeing Cruise

    6. Prague 2-Hour Vltava River Sightseeing Cruise

    Sit back, relax and take in views of Prague’s top attractions on a 2-hour Vltava River sightseeing cruise. Discover the many gems of this stunning European capital. You’ll see the Charles Bridge and have panoramic views of the Prague Castle area, Vyšehrad Rock Castle and many more landmarks and monuments. The boat will take you through the Smichov water lock, one of 4 lock chambers in the city. This is the perfect activity for families with children. There is also a bar on board where you can purchase snacks and the world-famous Czech beer.

    Boat was clean and the staff was friendly. I would have liked to have the cruise narrated and the sites pointed out.

  • Prague: Dinner Cruise with Live Music

    7. Prague: Dinner Cruise with Live Music

    Climb aboard a pleasure boat for a romantic evening cruise through the heart of Prague, and see all the city’s famous monuments from the Vltava River. You will be welcomed aboard the boat, located between the Čech and Štefánik bridges, where your host will be happy to answer any questions. Then, sail through the center of Prague, and see the sights lining the banks of the Vltava River under the magic of their evening illuminations. As you cruise, a tasty buffet dinner will be served, while a full bar is available to purchase alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Friendly staff will be available to attend to your needs, while live music will serenade you throughout. Enjoy incredible views of the Charles Bridge and the baroque churches of Old and New Town. Seats are provided on the open upper deck, or inside the climate-controlled lower salon (heated in winter and air-conditioned in summe...

    Food basic but good. Accordionist was the entertainment, very friendly. Whole on board team friendly. I just did not understand the trip to the lock as 15mins each way will nothing to see was disappointing

  • Prague: 3-Hour Walking Tour of Old Town & Prague Castle

    8. Prague: 3-Hour Walking Tour of Old Town & Prague Castle

    See the spectacular Prague bridge on an informative tour that recognizes the need to paint the whole picture and story of Old Prague and the Prague Castle. On this 3-hour guided walk you’ll start out at the Astronomical Clock in Old Town Square and head to the Charles Bridge. Hear the historical overview with the legends of Old town. Next, you’ll cross Charles Bridge and take the tram up to Prague Castle where you will learn about the development of the Charles bridge and Prague Castle. As you make your way towards the Castle you’ll stop to take in the sites of Hradcany, or the Castle District, and learn its history. Enter Prague Castle and enjoy some final stories of Prague accompanied by magnificent views of the entire city of Prague.

    Great tour, great content! The guide appeared really knowledgeable and was very passionate to communicate facts and stories about her city. Therefore it was very enjoyable. The three hours passed quickly and covered the old town, as well as the other side of the river up to the castle. You needn’t be in prime condition to take the tour, public transport ticket to get up to the castle hill is included. I would recommend it, as Prague is very big and there is a lot to see. Orientation is easier, if you have somebody to point things out!

  • Prague Old Town and Jewish Quarter: Guided Tour in German

    9. Prague Old Town and Jewish Quarter: Guided Tour in German

    Discover the magic of Prague on a 2-hour guided walk. Start in Old Town Square, which is the site of the Church of Our Lady before Týn and was the main market square in Prague. Take a walk along picturesque streets by the Estates Theater and Charles University. See the Old Town Hall with its astronomical clock, and marvel at a masterpiece of Gothic science. Walk to the birthplace of Franz Kafka and discover the Jewish Quarter. Visit the Maisel and Pinkas synagogues before passing the old Jewish cemetery. See the New Town Hall and the Clementinum, before heading to Charles Bridge, where the tour ends.

    It was an interesting tour with historical facts and the highlights of the old town.

  • Prague: City Tour and 3-Hour Dinner Cruise with Hotel Pickup

    10. Prague: City Tour and 3-Hour Dinner Cruise with Hotel Pickup

    Experience Prague by night on a 4-hour combined city tour and dinner cruise down the Vltava River to see the riverside attractions floodlit for the evening. You will start with a 45-minute minibus tour of the Old Town, Jewish Quarter, and New Town, passing noted sites such as the Spanish Synagogue and Old-New Synagogue. Learn about the Jewish heritage of Prague in the former Jewish Ghetto, and continue to Republic Square to see a beautiful example of Art Nouveau architecture at Municipal House. See the original Old Town fortifications and Gothic Powder Tower, before a quick tour of the New Town, including Wenceslas Square, the State Opera, former Czechoslovak Parliament, and National Museum. Cross the Nusle Bridge for breathtaking views over several quarters of Prague. Then, board a luxury boat on the Vltava River, where a welcome drink awaits before you set sail on a 3-hour-cruise. S...

    The tour was a bit quick, but detailed. The dinner on the cruise ship was amazing and well worth the price. Be aware, the prices for drinks on the boat are higher than normal.

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Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 13,166 reviews

This tour was wonderful the guide led at a good pace and was extremely informative. He pointed out so many areas of interest and gave the background knowledge so that I could understand the meaning and significance of what I was looking at.

It was a great trip. The atmosphere on the small, electrical boat was very pleasant and the female captain was very friendly and told many interesting things about Praha.

Was a wonderful tour. Loved the big cruising boat and the food was delicious. I would highly recommend.

Captain brilliant! Eloquent, smiling with knowledge We recommend it as much as possible!

Boat tour with dinner on the Vltava -> always with great pleasure.