Walking tours

Prague 2.5-hour tour through the eyes of Franz Kafka

Availability: Every day
Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Russian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Learn more about the life of Franz Kafka and his relationship to Prague
  • Stop at sites that inspired Kafka's writing and hear short readings
  • Visit a café that Franz Kafka used to frequent
  • See some of the apartments where Franz Kafka's family lived
What to expect

Explore Prague during a guided tour through the life and times of the city’s most famous author on a 2.5-hour Franz Kafka tour. The tour starts at the Astronomical Clock in Old Town Square and you will continue to sites with a history related to Kafka. The author of “Metamorphosis,” “The Trial” and “The Castle,” Kafka spent much of his life and wrote many of his literary works in Josefov, Pragueʼs former Jewish Ghetto. Follow your guide to some of the apartments where the Kafka family lived. Discover where Franz Kafka went to school and university. Go to the house where he first met his future wife, Felice Bauer. Pass by some of the salons and synagogues that inspired his literary contemplations. Each stop has a Kafka connection, and includes a short reading from his work. Along the way, you will learn more about the history of Prague, and especially the fate of its Jewish community. Hear about Prague’s multicultural history, and its broader relationship to art and literature.

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What's included
  • Tour guide
  • Tea, coffee or soft drink
What's not included
  • Admission tickets
Where

4, Staroměstské nám. 1, 110 00 Praha-Staré Město, Czechia

Meeting point:

Meet your guide at 1:30pm in front of the Astronomical Clock in Old Town Square. The guide will be holding an open blue and white umbrella.

What to remember
  • Please wear Comfortable shoes. In case of rain please bring an umbrella
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When
  • Every day at 1.30 pm

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Provider
Get Prague Guide Michal Vesely
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to a day before the activity begins.

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