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Prague: 3-Hour Alternative Walking Tour

Product ID: 42172
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See Prague from a different perspective on a 2.5 to 3-hour walking tour of its alternative neighborhoods and go beyond the usual tourist haunts. Learn how the Velvet Revolution gave rise to a city of street art, underground music, skate parks and more.
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Duration: 3 hours
Starting time 1:30 PM
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Live tour guide
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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Prague's graffiti and street art scene
  • Visit a community funded art theater located in a formal slaughter house
  • See a hidden artsy cafe where Czech designers presented their work
  • View a minorities and LGBT culture Hackers crypto-anarchist institute
  • Explore a steam-punk underground club
  • Check out a quirky Vietnamese market
Full description
Escape the usual tourist haunts of Prague and discover how the Velvet Revolution gave the Czech Republic the freedom to express itself in art, music, and life in general. Local young guides born and raised in Prague will show you how culture flourishes outside the historic center. 

Discover the hidden cultural hotspots out of the tourist maps. No other tour covers these areas. Learn about the city’s recent history, underground subcultures, graffiti, street art and independent music scene. Visit the quirky Vietnamese market and learn about the Vietnamese community in Prague.

Discover community funded art theatre located in a formal slaughter house, hackers crypto-anarchist institute or a hidden hipster cafe with a gallery located in an abandoned factory hall. The tour ends in a unique steam-punk underground club where you can chill with the guide after the tour and get some handy tips where to go later during your stay. 
Includes
  • Guide
  • Alternative map of the city
  • Summary of what you have seen during the tour with useful tips for your stay
What’s Not Included
  • Public transport ticket (you will need a ticket for 90 minutes + a 30-minute ticket for the return to the city center)
  • Tips and personal expenses

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

In front of the main entrance of the Palladium shopping center, outside of the Foot Locker store window. Address: Náměstí Republiky 1078/1, Prague 1, 110 00, Nové Město. GPS: 50.089010, 14.428607. Your guide will be waiting for you here holding a black umbrella. Each participant needs at least a 90-minutes public transport ticket + a 30-minute ticket for the way back to the city center. The local partner recommends considering a 24-hour public transport ticket, which you can use before and after the tour as well. Tickets can be purchased at the meeting point. Please show up 10 minutes before the tour starts and the local partner will show you where to buy it.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Tour length is approximately 2.5-3 hours, including a coffee/beer break at the end of the tour.
• Don't forget your walking shoes and appropriate clothing, according to the weather.
• Each participant needs at least a 90-minutes public transport ticket + a 30-minute ticket for the way back to the city center. The local partner recommends considering a 24-hour public transport ticket, which you can use before and after the tour as well. Tickets can be purchased at the meeting point. Please show up 10 minutes before the tour starts and the local partner will show you where to buy it.

From US$ 28.42 per person

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Prague Alternative Tours

Product ID: 42172