Prague & Konopiste Castle

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1 – Prague

Scheduled flight to Prague from your preferred airport – transfer with our guide in our private executive coach to the 4* Clarion Congress Hotel.

Day 2 – Prague

Guided walking tour of Prague taking in such sights as Wenceslas Square, the Jewish Quarter and Charles Bridge – rest of the day free to explore the Castle Complex and St Vitus Cathedral, visit the National Gallery or just relax in Wenceslas Square – option of attending a wonderful classical concert this evening.

Day 3 – Rückl Crystal Glassworks & Pilsner Urquell Brewery

Visit the small town of Nižbor for a guided tour of the famous Rückl Crystal Glassworks that manufacture an extensive range of cut 24% leaded crystal to discover the individual processes of producing glass crystal by hand, from the furnace, designing and polishing stages – at the museum at the Pilsner Urquell Brewery we learn about the production of beer from ancient times to the present day and the tour of the brewery shows the production process of Pilsner Urquell and Gambrinus beer and concludes with a tasting.

Day 4 – Konopiste Castle & Prague

Half day guided tour of Konopiste Castle, once the palatial residence of the ill fated Arch Duke Franz Ferdinand – return to Prague where the rest of the day is free to explore – optional folklore evening sampling some traditional Czech culture, a lovely way to say farewell to Prague.

Day 5 – Prague to UK

Morning free at leisure before we transfer to the airport for our scheduled flight home.

Tour Features

4* hotel

Full programme of included excursions

Professional local guide in Prague

Scheduled flights to Prague

Executive coach in the Czech Republic

One free place per 10 paying passengers

Guided tour of Prague

Wenceslas Square

The Jewish Quarter

Charles Bridge

Rückl Crystal Glassworks

Museum at Pilsner Urquell Brewery

Konopiste Castle

Hotel

Four nights on bed and breakfast basis at the 4* Clarion Congress Hotel. Located adjacent to a Metro station which is just six stops away from Wenceslas Square, facilities at the hotel include a restaurant and bar. All rooms are en suite.

Tailor-make this tour

Your tailor made tour

Here are some more suggested places of interest you might like to include:

  • River Vltava cruise - with coffee and cake onboard to see the city from a different perspective
  • Staromestske Namesti - one of the most beautiful squares in Europe with Romanesque, Baroque and Gothic buildings and the 15th century Astronomical Clock
  • Sternberg Palace - home to the National Gallery's valuable collection of 14th to 18th century European art, including works by Goya, Rembrandt and Rubens

Tour Reviews

Reviews for Prague & Konopiste Castle

Date of tour: May 2012

Everything went very smoothly and the holiday to Prague was thoroughly enjoyed by all. Prague is indeed a beautiful and very interesting City. The programme was very good and members were pleased with the free time to follow up and absorb sights and experiences. Karel is an excellent tour manager. Thank you for all your attention, planning, arrangements and communications towards making it a successful and very enjoyable holiday.

GO, Newbury

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Tailor make your group tour

Remember this itinerary is just our suggestion. Tailor make this tour exclusively for your group to suit your members’ budget or preferences. You could:

  • enjoy a day trip to the historic spa city of Karlovy Vary in Western Bohemia
  • stay at a 3* hotel
  • on bed & breakfast basis
  • with fewer or different excursions
  • for more (or fewer) days
  • bring your own specialist lecturer
  • include all entrance fees and gratuities

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020 7064 4970
to tailor make the perfect tour
for your group