Czech Republic History Tours
With a history spanning back to prehistoric times, the Czech Republic has its share of historical landmarks, battle scars and magnificent cathedrals. Taking a Czech Republic History Tour is a refreshing way to see the highlights and squeeze in some sightseeing while learning about the country’s colourful past. History tours will not only provide an insight to aeons past, but you will also discover fascinating facts and tales you won’t find in a guidebook.
Prague is often described as the “City of 100 Towers” for its diverse skyline, and has been labelled one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Once home to merchants, artists and inventors, it has a fascinating history and is dotted with historical monuments showcasing a variety of major artistic styles. This buzzing historical gem is also one of the most distinct cultures in Europe – extravagant, political, and fuelled with absinthe. There is much to be discovered in this vibrant centre, from cathedrals, monuments, and palaces, making it a playground for historical enthusiasts.
Since the fall of the Iron Curtain in 1990, Prague has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe, with buildings dating back to the 13th century. Tour guides will showcase some of the old and new monuments and explain why Bohemian culture has played such a large part in shaping modern day Prague. Take in the sights from the Old Town and Lesser Quarter, see the Municipal House – the most beautiful Art Nouveau gem in Prague, and make your way to Wenceslas Square to learn about some of the decisive moments in Prague history. Tour guides will also share historic tales as you wind through narrow alleyways lined with Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque churches and palaces.Read More ...