Best Free walking tour of the historical city centre in Kosice

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Guru: Ester
Registered on May 18, 2022

Hello travelers! My name is Ester, I'm local from Kosice and I'm qualified, certificated tour guide from the beautiful city called Kosice. I'm here to show you the town thru my eyes and I will do my maximum to make you fall in love with this amazing city just as much as I love it. On my tour you will not only learn about history of Kosice and Slovakia, but I will share with you lots of legends as well. My motto is to enjoy, have fun and create great memories. For more information's, tours in Hungarian or Slovak language, private tour or for a different time as offered don't hesitate to contact me here

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Congratulation! Now you have the chance to join the best free tour in Kosice. We will explore together the historical city center, you will discover the most emblematic corners and monuments,  culture, society, and architecture.  FREE TO JOIN - Pay what you want at the end! 

What you will discover and see

  • Jakob Palace
  • New Orthodox Synagogue 
  • City Coat of Arms
  • St Michael Chapel 
  • St Elisabeth Cathedral
  • Urban's Tower
  • Singing Fountain
  • State Theater 
  • Mikluš Prison 
  • Rakoczi memorial house
  • Craft street
  • Immaculata (Plague Pillar)
  • Beggar's House
  • The memorial of the Peace Marathon

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P.S.: Please note that you need to book the tour and the walking tour will start only if you book the tour at least 1 hour before the tour starts. 

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Mlynská, 040 01 Staré Mesto, Slovakia
    Mlynská, 040 01 Staré Mesto, Slovakia
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    I will be meeting you at the entrance of the Jacob Palace (Jakabov palác) with my light green backpack with flowers print on it or if it rains with my blue unbrella with white little dots.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Jakab Palace

    The beautiful place we can can meet and start our tour in style.

  • 2
    Outside visit
    St. Elisabeth's Cathedral

    Let's find out all the legend's the St.Elisabeth catethral hides.

  • 3
    Outside visit

    We are going to visit and walk thru the Craft street.

  • 4
    Outside visit
    Dominikánsky Kostol nanebovzatia Panny Márie

    Let's visit the oldest church in the town.

  • 5
    Outside visit
    Memorial of the Košice Peace Marathon

    We will finish our tour at the oldest Peace marathon run in Europe.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Joseph 16 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Ester was fantastic! Highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting Kosice. Very informative and so many good food recommendations!
Jack 04 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Ester is amazing! She will show you around, give you all the history you need, sprinkle in some humour and legends, and serve it all with a wonderful energy!
Uli Scharffenberger 26 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
We've never seen a city tour that good. Ester has a phantastic knowledge of many diverse subjects, and her presentation is hugely charismatic.
Erland 22 Oct 2023

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Travelled alone - Oct 2023
Nice way to learn about Kosice. Very positiv guide!
Ikke 12 Oct 2023

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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
Ester is een geweldige, enthousiaste en inlevende gids. Ze weet heel veel van “haar” stad waar ze overduidelijk veel van houdt. Ik kan één advies geven aan iedereen dienaar Kosice gaat: Boek aan het begin van je verblijf een tour bij Ester. Dan kijk je met hele andere ogen naar de stad met haar rijke verleden! Dank je wel Ester, het was een geweldige ervaring :)
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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