After Dark Guided Tour of Prague Castle and Old Town
Immerse yourself in a completely different experience of the magnificent Prague castle at night. Avoid the bustling crowds in the castle during the day, beat the afternoon heat and delve into the largest castle complex in the country under the cover of darkness with a guide, of course!
- Witness the beauty of Prague after sunset when the crowds thin out, where you can experience the city from a different perspective.
- Be entertained, informed and intrigued by an exclusive guided tour at night that teaches you about the Palace's darker days.
- With a well-versed guide, you will learn the mysteries of the palace and all the legends associated with it.
Experience the City from a Different Perspective after Dark
After assembling at the Prague Trips & Tickets, Tynska 7, Prague 1, you will then embark on an adventure like no other! The cold, silent night makes the trip more mystical and eventful. The tour covers a lot of important places in and around the Prague Palace. Viewing these places in the night is a great spectacle, and an experience one is unlikely to forget. The guided tour covers the historic Old Town Square, the Manes Bridge, and the Summer Palace. The Summer Palace, part of the Royal Palace Gardens, is so perfectly maintained that it seems to be picture perfect. The Strahov Monastery, the Cernin Palace, the Loreto, the New World, and the Powder Tower are some places of interest you shall view during the trip.
Be Entertained, Informed and Intrigued by an Exclusive Guided Tour
Let your guide regale you with other haunting tales from the history of the fascinating structures that the Palace houses. The St. Vitus Cathedral, and the St. George’s Basilica are beautiful churches and look majestic against the night sky. Their beautiful interiors and magnificent architecture are sure to leave you amazed. You will then walk along the Golden Lane with your guide, named after the goldsmiths and artisans that used to live in these houses in the 17th century. The Daliborka Tower can be seen at the eastern end. Under the basement is a dungeon that used to house prisoners. The pulley mechanism that used to lower them into this dungeon is still visible. You will then move onto Lesser Town, where you can see the grand Wallenstein Palace. Built in the 17th century, the architectural influence of the Wallenstein Palace has a much more modern flavor compared to the other buildings in the Prague Palace. Your tour will come to an end here.
With Prague being one of the most haunted cities in the world, don't miss out on a chance to explore the Prague Castle's darker days with this immersive tour. We aim to help you discover the best, with the best.
- Tram ride.
- Professional tour guide.
- A brief overview on your admission ticket and a basic orientation of the castle.
- Entry into certain buildings in the castle complex.
Know Before You Go
This tour operates every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday.
- September 1st to May 31st: This tour departs at 6:00 PM.
- June 1st to August 31st: This tour departs at 7:00 PM.
This tour is 3 hours long.
This tour does not run on the 24th, 25th and 31st of December.
The tour starts at the Prague Trips & Tickets, Tynska 7, Prague 1. Ensure you assemble at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour departs.
By Metro: If you are taking the metro, get off at either the Staromestska stop (line A), or the Namesti Republiky station (line B).
By Bus: Get off at the Namesti Republiky stop by taking the tram 6, 8, 15, or 26. Cross the Old Town Square towards the Tyn Cathedral. Once you get behind the Tyn Cathedral, you will see a huge signboard saying Prague Trips & Tickets.
Reduced Price Tickets
Entry for students between the ages of 7-16 is at a reduced price of 19 EUR. Entry for senior citizens over the age of 65 is at a reduced price of 19 EUR.
All participants below the age of 65 pay full price.
Please ensure you carry valid photo ID while redeeming your tickets at the meeting point.
Super Flexible Cancellation Policy
You may cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund.
The castle is much less crowded during the night and it allows you to have those quaint, picture perfect moments. Really romantic, my wife and I loved it here.
Found this tour on Headout and we are really glad we bought the tickets for this.
The tour guide was really not enthusiastic and the group was very dull. Palace is worth the visit.
You will receive an email with your Night tour of the Prague Castle mobile voucher shortly. Please display your vouchers on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID to the representative at Prague Trips & Tickets, Tynska 7, Prague 1 at 6 PM (September-May) or 7 PM (June-August). You can exchange your mobile voucher for a physical ticket, after which you can enter the castle.
Prague Trips and Tickets, Tynska 7, Prague 1, Prague
The tour runs if a minimum of two people register.