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  • Beautiful Prague

    Beautiful Prague

  • The Charles Bridge, Prague

    The Charles Bridge, Prague

  • The Historical Centre of Prague

    The Historical Centre of Prague

  • The famous and historic Charles bridge

    The famous and historic Charles bridge

  • The beautiful capital of the Czech Republic

    The beautiful capital of the Czech Republic

  • New Year Celebrations in Prague

    New Year Celebrations in Prague


City Breaks » Prague City Breaks

 

 
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Prague Card


Gain free entrance to over 40 of the best tourist attractions in the city. Discounts are available for many other attractions and city tours. In addition, every card holder gets a free 150 page Prague guidebook. Prices start at €37pp for two days or €46pp with public transport. Please purchase your Prague Card locally.

24 hours in Prague

Prague city breaks are not complete without a visit to the many concerts and excellent restaurants in and around the streets of the old city. The romantic city of Prague is situated in the heart of Europe and steeped in history with many monuments paying tribute to the city's past. Prague is a maze of cobbled lanes and churches leading to the fairytale castle towering on the hillside overlooking the city where a cosmopolitan present and a historic past blend perfectly.

The Czech Capital, often known as 'Golden Prague' due to the glittering art and architecture throughout the city, is a popular tourist destination. Stroll over the famous bridges arching across the water of the Vltava River, the city's backbone or admire its most important sites and marvel at the medieval quarters on both banks of the river.

Winter only means one thing in Prague; extravagant festivities and Christmas cheer. Around 150 wooden stalls make up the Prague Christmas Market, with the smell of roasting chestnuts and fir trees filling the air.

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Fred.\ Holidays also offers a number of city breaks to alternative Czech Republic destinations as well as river cruise holidays taking in Český Krumlov, Karlovy Vary, and other fascinating locations - call us for details or a quote!

 

 

 
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Places to see

Prague Castle: Listed by Guinness World Records as the world's largest ancient castle, this dates back to the ninth century.

The Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock: The clock-face dates back to the 14th Century and the medieval clock rings on the hour attracting large crowds. It's best to go and see it outside of peak times to get an uninterrupted view.

Things to do


Beer Walk: Visit some of the oldest pubs in Prague in the company of a local guide and learn the history of one of the most important industries (brewing) of Prague. Prices start at £24 and include three beers, a meal and local guide (3 hours).

Communist Walking Tour: Take a walk around some of the most famous Communist symbols, resistance areas and locations in Prague. The tour reflects the turbulence and lifestyle of communist Prague. Prices start at £29pp and include admission to the Communist museum and local guide (3 hours).

Grand City Tour: This is a walking/coach tour through historical Prague visiting the castle district, Jewish quarter and Wenceslas Square. Prices start at £25pp and include transport and local guide.

Prague Zoo: Perfect for families, the zoo is located in the picturesque environment of the Troja Basin. Open all year, this is definitely worth a visit.

Exhibition Ground and Stromovka Park: In summer months the funfair is a great choice for families with children and Prague's young people alike.

Detsky ostrov (Children's Island): Prague's smallest island and, as the name suggests, offers activities especially for children with swings, climbing frames and a sandpit to occupy toddlers, as well as a mini football pitch and netball court for older children.

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Climb the 299 steps to the viewing platform of the Petrin Observation Tower on Petrin Hill. You'll enjoy a magnificent view of the Czech Republic when you reach the top.

 

Our Prague Hotel Recommendations

K+K Hotel Fenix 4*

Close to the central station and within walking distance of Charles Bridge the staff here go the extra mile to make your holiday memorable. Fred.\ Special: Enjoy 4 nights for the price of 3! (valid 14.06.2015-30.08. 2015).

K+K Hotel Central 4*

Situated in a great location near the Powder Tower the hotel features art-deco design. Fred.\ Perk: 1 bottle of mineral water in the room, plus stay 3 nights and receive a welcome drink and a Prague Souvenir! Fred.\ Special: Enjoy 4 nights for the price of 3! (valid 14.06.2015-30.08.2015).
 

Chopin Hotel 3*

With its superb location it's the perfect point to start exploring the city. Fred.\ Special: Enjoy 5 nights for the price of 4! (valid 26.06.2015-30.08.2015).

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Prague CARD
With the Prague Card you have free entrance to over 50 of the best tourist attractions in the city. Discounts are available for many other attractions and city tours. In addition, every card holder gets a free 150 page guidebook of Prague. Option to include free public transport. Price from €37pp for 2 days, or €46 with public transport.
Please purchase your Prague CARD locally.

Prague

Capital of the Czech Republic

Population

Approx. 1.2 million

Time Difference

+1hr

Dial Code

+420 (Czech Republic)

Currency

Czech Republic (CZK)

Ruzyne-Prague Airport

The Airport Express bus operates every 30 minutes. The City Airport train services many stops that are connected to local transport. The journey time from city centre to the airport is approximately 45 minutes.

Flight Time

2 hours

During recent years many shopping malls and hypermarkets have been opened in Prague, and invite shopping enthusiasts to an unforgettable experience.

Černá růže (Black Rose)

In 1990 the historic Černá růže passageway was turned into a fantastic shopping mall. Visitors can find more than 50 shops and several restaurants inside.

Myslbek Shopping Gallery

This shopping mall hosts about 30 shops and boutiques like GANT, Next, Korres, Mothercare and much more. Visitors can relax in one of the many restaurants.

Prague offers a wide range of excellent restaurants with regional and international specialities.

Bellevue

Excellent Michelin recommended restaurant, offering fabulous cuisine and a fantastic view of Prague Castle and the Charles Bridge. The Jazz- brunch break fast on Sunday comes highly recommended.

Novoměstský pivovar (brewery)

A traditional pub offering Czech cuisine in an rustic atmosphere.

Café Slavia

This famous café, opposite the National Theatre, is a well-known meeting place for artists and intellectuals. It is a nice place to go for coffee and dessert at the end of the day or after a night at the theatre. Beautiful views in front of Prague Castle from the café's riverside windows.

Prague Castle

The largest medieval castle complex in Europe and a symbol of the Czech Republic is always worth a visit.

Charles Bridge

An amazing 14th century stone bridge which connects the Old Town with the Lesser Town (Malá Strana) and offers a fairytale view over the Prague skyline.

The Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock

The clock face dates back to the 14th Century and the medieval clock rings on the hour attracting large crowds. It's best to go outside peak times in order to get an uninterrupted view.

Nightlife

Prague is the place to be for all night owls who are looking for the ultimate nightlife experience.

Karlovy Lázně:   With five different clubs in one location this disco belongs to the largest establishment of its kind in Central Europe.

Klub Lávka:   This 24 hour disco offers music from the 1960s to present.