Walking Tour of Jewish Prague

$ 53.92 / AED 197.9 per person

KEY HIGHLIGHTS

  • See the only Central European Jewish town quarter to survive the Holocaust
  • Walk through Europe′s oldest Jewish cemetery
  • The tour is led by an expert in local history

Activity Schedule

10:15am

Overview

Take a walk through Jewish history in Prague’s old Jewish quarter.

With roots stretching back to the 13th century, this was the only Central European Jewish town quarter that survived the Holocaust.

Stroll through the Old Jewish Cemetery, where you can still make out the engravings on faded 15th century headstones.

Explore several of the area’s most beautiful synagogues and walk along Maiselova Street, which was one of the main arteries in the Jewish quarter.

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To join the tour please make your way to Republic Square 3 (The yellow kiosk of Prague Sightseeing Tours & Cityrama) for this walking tour of Jewish Prague.

Your walking tour begins in Prague’s old Jewish quarter, whose history extends back to the 13th century, when the members of the city’s Jewish community were ordered to leave their homes and settle in one area.

The buildings standing in the Jewish quarter represent the best preserved complex of Jewish historical monuments in Europe.

Your two-hour walking tour includes a stroll through the Old Jewish Cemetery, the oldest existing Jewish cemetery in Europe, with tombstones dating back to 1439.

You will also visit several synagogues during your tour, and traverse the narrow Maiselova Street, which was one of the main avenues of the old Jewish quarter.

Your tour concludes in Prague’s Old Town Square.

INCLUSIONS

Multi-lingual Guide (English and German speaking) Guided walking tour Entrance fee

Exclusions

Hotel pick-up and drop-off Meals and drinks

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have

Customer reviews

Great Tour!

We were happy with overall tour. The tour covered about 95% of what we wanted to see. The Alte-Nue synagogue should have been included even though it is not really part of the...

United States, 22/Aug/2012

Isango Walking Tour of Jewish Prague is the best!

I have learned so much with Isango Tour guide in Prague! Now I would like to do Isango Versailles Tour from Paris!...

United States, 30/Jun/2013

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