The Black Angels of the Prague Castle(In Alchemists' Footsteps)
Our storytellers will bring to life a unique experience in a form of a walking tour … away from the hustle and bustle of Prague´s Old Town, this evening walk led by an elegant narrator carrying a lantern, takes us on a journey through mystery and magic. Discovering on the way many unknown places of esoteric charm where masters of the dark arts of Alchemy and Astronomy would toil by candlelight late into the night. You will hear scary and mysterious stories of disappearances and the haunting presence of the devil. Our journey takes us through an area reputed to be the location of the “gate to hell” and where the silent streets and sinister corners have been walked by the most mysterious minds of the renaissance Europe.
This tour does not include access to interiors of sites visited and no “jump scare” actors.
We rely on the professional story telling skills of our guides.
A professional Storyteller in accurate historical gothic attire
Stunning dark atmosphere of Prague's Castle district
Saint Vitus Cathedral and Golden lane
The emperor Rudolph II and the most famous alchemists and magicians of the time
Days: Wednesday, Sunday (subject of availability – As actors, we often have other professional commitments)
Starting time: 19:00 in English | 19:15 in Italian
Duration: 2 hours
Price: Adults 20 € | Students 17 €
Meeting Point: beside the Starbucks Coffee in Malostranské Náměstí (Lesser Town Square – Prague 1) MAP – Look for your storyteller who will be wearing an historical costume and carrying a lantern, waiting to take you on your journey.
Seats: pre-booking with online payment is essential to reserve the seat, therefore it is recommended to book early.
Children: on open schedule tours the minimum age allowed is 10 years old.
This tour runs in all weather conditions; it is recommended to dress appropriately in wintertime and wear a raincoat or bring an umbrella in case of rain.
The ticket includes a brochure and tram ticket
Dedicated to corporate events, team buildings, educational activities, school groups or simply group of friends; for all those that would like to enjoy flexibility, comfort, intimacy and convenience. Suitable for any kind of groups as we can customized the tour with starting time, endpoint of the tour. Contact us in order to organize and make your participation unforgettable! For large groups we offer two storytellers or high-quality earphones for each participant.
We also offer service of Pick-up and Drop-off in Prague 1. Extra charge of 4 € for each participant.
A few tips on how to properly enjoy the tour
Put aside your phone and the modern way of seeing things; let yourself be carried away by the stories that will be drammatically told and follow each step carefully. Open your mind and play with your imagination; this will provide you with a glimpse of the past, a glance into the ancient tales, born from the superstition of the old times gone by.