The Dark Shadows of the Old Town(Ghosts of Prague)
Staré Město, the Old Town – the area that combine the largest number of legends and ghost tales of Prague, it’s where we go, where to look for mysteries and energies. This tour will bring to life a unique experience in a form of a walking tour, that will take you through the cobblestone streets and alleys of Old Town and Jewish quarter, visiting places where tales and legends are told before Gothic churches, convents, medieval houses, market squares and eerie cemeteries. This tour is ideal for those who love gothic fiction, ghost stories, tales of terror, and bloody tragedies, while enjoying strolling along the old town streets where folklore and superstition lurk in the fringes of everyday life.
This tour does NOT include paranormal investigation, 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
A background music that goes along with the stories
Tales of cruelty and death and the ghosts these left in their wake
The alleys and legends of Old Town and Jewish Town
Days: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday (subject of availability – As actors, we often have other professional commitments)
Starting time: 20:30 in English
Duration: 2 hours
Price: Adults 20 € | Students 17 €
Meeting / Starting point: At the Cartier store / Czech tourism office in the Old Town Square, Prague 1 (Staromestské námestí 934/5) – MAP. Look for your Storyteller who will be wearing an historical costume and carrying a lantern, ready 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 minimum age allowed is 10 years old.
This tour runs in all weather conditions; it is recommended to dress appropriately in wintertime and bring a raincoat or an umbrella in case of rain.
Dedicated to corporate events, team buildings, school groups, families 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. Please let us know in order to make your participation unforgettable!
Wish you to combine the tour with a proper Czech dinner in a tavern or typical Czech restaurant, with pleasure we take care of a booking reservation for you and your group. Contact us !
We also offer service of Pick-up and Drop-off in Prague city center. 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 dramatically 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.