Free Walking Tour Pilsen
Free walking tour Pilsen takes you through Pilsen, a historic city located in the western part of the Czech Republic. It is known for its rich history, cultural heritage and vibrant beer culture, being home to the world-famous Pilsner Urquell brewery. The city has a well-preserved old town, with stunning Gothic and Renaissance architecture, including the Cathedral of St. Bartholomew, Great Synagogue and Renaissance Town Hall. Visitors can also visit several museums and galleries, or relax in one of its many parks and gardens. With its rich history and cultural heritage, Pilsen is a must-visit destination for any traveler to the Czech Republic.
Meeting point: Náměstí Republiky
Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
Duration: 2 hours
Price: Tip only basis
Important: Please remember to check your ticket after booking to ensure you don’t miss any updates from your guide.
Free Walking Tour Pilsen – Itinerary
Free walking tour Pilsen starts at the historic main square, Náměstí Republiky, where you can admire the stunning Gothic-style town hall and the beautiful Fountain of St. Martin. From there, head to the St. Bartholomew’s Cathedral, a dominant feature of the city’s skyline. This magnificent church, with its two tall towers, offers breathtaking views of the surrounding area.
Next, visit the Plzen Brewery Museum, a tribute to Pilsen’s most famous export – beer. Here, you can learn about the history of beer-making in the city and sample some of the local brews.
After exploring the museum, head to the Great Synagogue, one of the largest synagogues in Europe and a symbol of the city’s Jewish heritage. The synagogue is a beautiful example of the Moorish Revival style and offers a glimpse into the rich cultural history of the Jewish community in Pilsen.
Free tour Pilsen ends at the Pilsen Technical Museum, to get there taking public transport will be necessary. The museum showcases the city’s industrial heritage and technological innovations. The museum features a range of exhibits, including a replica of a traditional Pilsen brewery and a collection of vintage cars.