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World War II in Prague Tour

Prasna brana | 19th The Steed 31st, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
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10/10 points tour!

Wonderful tour! Very informative and our guide, Jacob, was also extremely good storyteller. I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
879riikkat
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Best tour we did in Prague

I'm not usually much of an organized your guy, but I was convinced to try this one (and a few... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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During the 2-hour guided tour, you will visit locations most associated with the dark days of the war. Revisit the battleground of the Old Town, and discover the terrible power of Nazi propaganda. Enter the hideout of the Prague resistance in the medieval underground tunnels bellow the old town. View previously hidden documentary evidence and hear the story of the few brave men that were flown in from Britain to assassinate the Nazi "Butcher of Prague.
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Prasna brana | 19th The Steed 31st, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Staré Město (Old Town)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful tour! Very informative and our guide, Jacob, was also extremely good storyteller. I definitely recommend this to everyone who’s interested in WWII.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm not usually much of an organized your guy, but I was convinced to try this one (and a few others, subsequently) out. Boy I'm glad we did. Our tour guide was, I think, Jacob, and it was like having a 4-week seminar on the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our guide was Pavel, such an interesting and knowledgeable man. Being a Baby Boomer and growing up and living in Australia. I did not really know what it would have been like for countries like Czech during the war, especially as Hitler wanted Prague so...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved this tour! Our tour guide was completely knowledgeable and engrossed in the this subject. I would say if you don’t have some knowledge of WW2 and the Nazi’s you might not find it all that interesting. Our guide went through the invasion and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pavel (April 10) was a great guide and historian as he led us through the German occupation, Czech resistance and post WWII happenings in Prague.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think many of us struggle to understand the history of Europe (wars, religions, politics, idiots!!) but this helped me to get get some context about what happened before & during the 2nd WW to Czech and in particular Prague, the resistance and the Jews....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jacob was an absolutely wonderful guide providing us with tremendous insight into the Region before, during and after WW2. We were a lively bunch and he handled our loads of questions and needs extremely well. Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour is very informative and our guide was exceptional. Small group and the meeting point was easy to find. Although your spend most of it on your feet quite a bit is walking and the history you are learning and seeing makes you forget...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was definitely one of our highlights of our trip. We were actually the only people who turned up for the tour that day, and Marketa gave us an interesting, insightful and informative 2 hours. It was amazing value for money. I particularly enjoyed...More

Thank Nicola C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make sure you do this tour when in Prague. The locations are worth seeing but the guides' knowledge of the WWII period and the events surrounding Prague and Czechoslovakia are outstanding.

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Rosario F
22 April 2018|
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Response from CURTIS R | Reviewed this property |
The website, which is easy to find, says the tours are at 10 am and 2 pm and last approximately two hours, which was consistent with our tour. We took the 10 am tour with Pavel Kuca. It was terrific. You meet at the Powder... More
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Georgia L
15 October 2017|
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Response from Marek T | Property representative |
Hello Georgia, yes, it does :) You can join the tour either at 10 am or at 2 pm
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Jabba T
23 May 2017|
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Response from Theresa M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. It doesn't finish in the square, but directions are given and it is not too far. I hope this helps.
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