Prague Žižkov: free tour
+++Every Sunday at 5PM+++
Discover the true face of Prague on an exciting tour of Žižkov, the city's most alternative quarter!
-discover the most alternative quarter of prague
-explore areas little-known even by locals
-be intrigued by interesting art, history and architecture
Meet me at the entrance of the Church of the Most Sacred Heart of Our Lord, a fascinating example of the 20th century architecture. Then follow me under the giant Žižkov TV tower to be amazed by one of the most controversial projects of the communist Prague.
Go down hill to admire the biggest historical cemetery in town and go up again to explore Parukařka, one of the most picturesque local parks with a breathtaking view.
Then climb Vitkov - the main hill of Žižkov and a reminder of Prague's totalitarian past. On our way up we will pass by little-known gardens, hidden churches, underground bars and intriguing works of modern art.
Finish the tour walking through an unusual underground passage which will take us to the metro station Křižíkova, two stations away from the Old Town.
Meeting point: kostel Nejsvětějšího Srdce Páně, náměstí Jiřího z Poděbrad, metro A
Difficulty: the tour involves a lot of going up and down and might require some physical effort. We will not be in a hurry, though.
Price: there is no fixed ticket price, it is up to you how much you decide to contribute at the end basing on your general satisfaction :)
***Legal disclaimer: you are taking part in this event at your own risk!***