Step into the pages of a fairy tale in the enchanting city of Prague! Wander past pastel buildings in Old Town Square, along the winding river, and up to the hilltop castle. Stroll through bustling Wenceslas Square, leave your name on the colorfully graffitied John Lennon Wall, and dance the night away in Prague’s legendary nightlife. This trip typically departs Santa Maria Novella station at 21:00 Thursday night and arrives first thing Friday morning between 9:00 and 10:00.
*Please note that, although rare, departure times are subject to change.
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The trip departs Florence from the Santa Maria Novella train station. Reale Firenze to the right of the S.M.N Train station. Please meet your trip leader 30 minutes prior to departure. Travel to Prague is by private luxury coach with A/C, DVD, and bathroom. We make one 45 minute stop. Upon arrival in Prague, we will immediately check into our accommodation.
Friday morning, after breakfast and after time to freshen up, we hook you up with the best private walking tour in the city. The 3 hour tour will cover the highlights of Prague’s fascinating history while we explore Old Town, New Town and the Jewish Quarter.
After immersing yourself in Czech culture on the walking tour, Your guides will provide recommendations on how to spend the remainder of your day in Prague. Stumble upon Prague's iconic gothic architecture, sip on ice-cold Pilsner Urquell or a glass of local wine, climb the bell tower in old town square or shop down Wenceslas Square.
Friday night we take you out to Lucerna for an 80’s & 90’s pop video dance party. A great atmosphere and cheap drinks, Lucerna is the place to be every Friday night. The venue is packed with Czechs of all ages dancing on the huge dance floor and up on stage.
Friday morning, Your guides take you on the best Bus2alps-Prague unknown walking tour of the city. The 2 hour tour will cover the highlights of Prague hotspots you might not see on your own. Take in the best Prague has to offer while browsing through street vendors on The Charles Bridge, making your mark on the Lennon Wall and taking in the spectacular views from Prague Castle.
From there, you will have the option of joining us for a traditional Czech Lunch at U Fleku Brewery & Restaurant. Eat your fill of fluffy potato pancakes and hearty beef goulash washed down with a cold beer and a traditional flaky, apple pastry.
After Lunch take in some of the most amazing views of Prague from atop the Prague Castle or a stroll through Kralovska Zahrada park. The afternoon is free to explore the remainder of prague.
Saturday night, join our group on the optional pub crawl to experience the best nightlife that Prague has to offer. If you choose not to attend the crawl you will have the night free to explore even more of the city.
Sunday morning we will board the bus and make the short journey to Česky Krumlov, a picturesque Czech town south of Prague. Upon arrival, you will have time to explore the medieval city at your own pace. Marvel at the towering Česky Krumlov Castle, meander through the streets of Latrán and sip a cold Pilsner Urquell along the Vltava. After a couple hours of exploring we will hop back onto the bus and head to Florence. We will make a 45-minute rest stop for dinner.
Private Walking Tour: Our private, locally guided walking tour provides an excellent account of the progression of Czech and Bohemian history in an entertaining style.
Bus2alps Walking Tour: Our guides bring you to some of the hot spots that Prague has to offer. Get your cameras ready as they take you to the Charles Bridge, John Lennon Wall, Prague Castle and more!
Stop in Česky Krumlov: Take the morning to explore one of The Czech Republic's "hidden gems." Cesky Krumlov is a picturesque town and a UNESCO World Heritage Site located only a short drive from Prague.
Clock Tower Pub Crawl: The top Pub Crawl in Prague, and one of the best in Europe, all Bus2alps group members get a Free T-Shirt, VIP and priority entrance for each bar. The Pub crawl starts in a venue strait out of Vin Deisel’s XXX.
Kutna Hora Tour: Take a guided tour out to the famous bone church of Kutna Hora. This church is believed to be constructed of 50,000 skeletons from old priests and residents of the town of Kutna Hora.
Prague Castle Tour: A three hour guided tour of the world’s largest medieval castle, and the districts that surround it.
Beer Challenge: Learn about the great history of Czech beer on a tasting tour of some of the most authentic Prague bars and restaurants - save room for dinner!