History College Trips & Tours to Prague
The medieval architecture throughout Prague gives the city its characteristic Bohemian appearance. A college trip to Prague allows history students to study many topics including Nazi occupation and the Holocaust, the Cold War, the collapse of Communism, and the Velvet Revolution.
Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.
|1||Daytime flight from a London airport & transfer to accommodation||Free time. Evening meal|
|2||Fosse Ardeatine memorial. Guided tour of key Fascism sites including EUR district, Foro Italico and the balcony of Palazzo Venezia.||Evening meal|
|3||Guided sightseeing visit to Vatican City includes the Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel & St Peter’s Basilica.||Visit to the Historical Museum of the Liberation – Via Tasso (optional guided tour).||Time Elevator & evening meal|
|4||Last minute shopping & sightseeing||Transfer to airport for return flight to the UK|
|Morning||Daytime flight from a London airport & transfer to accommodation|
|Evening||Free time. Evening meal|
|Morning||Fosse Ardeatine memorial. Guided tour of key Fascism sites including EUR district, Foro Italico and the balcony of Palazzo Venezia.|
|Morning||Guided sightseeing visit to Vatican City includes the Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel & St Peter’s Basilica.|
|Afternoon||Visit to the Historical Museum of the Liberation – Via Tasso (optional guided tour).|
|Evening||Time Elevator & evening meal|
|Morning||Last minute shopping & sightseeing|
|Afternoon||Transfer to airport for return flight to the UK|
Price Shown includes
- 3 nights’ bed & breakfast accommodation
- Return flights & overseas airport transfers
- Extensive group travel insurance
- 1 in 10 free place ratio
The visits shown in the sample itinerary above are not included in your quoted price unless indicated. If you would like to add any of these activities to your quote price, please get in touch.
Price shown is based on 30 paying passengers departing from a London airport on selected dates and is subject to availability.
On-tour support includes...
- Airport assistance when you arrive back at your UK airport when you book a coach transfer to take you home
Additional on-tour support available...
- Airport assistance during check-in, security and gate checks on your outbound flight from the UK
- Pre-booked meals at great group prices
Top visits for college groups in Prague
Walking Tour of Prague
A half day tour of Prague on foot and public transport with your local guide will cover all the major historical sites of the city: Old Town Square, Charles Bridge, Malá Strana (including Church of St Mikulas) and the Castle District.
The Jewish District of Josefov
Explore the centre of Jewish Prague prior to 1939 and one of the best preserved Jewish districts in Central Europe. Sights include the Old Jewish Cemetery, where over 100,000 people are buried and the Jewish Museum.
Old Jewish Cemetery
Europe’s oldest surviving Jewish cemetery and one of the most impressive sights in Prague, located in Josefov, the former Jewish district. There are over 12,000 gravestones and more than 100,000 people are buried here.
Prague’s main boulevard and a regular parade ground for numerous organisations and political parties, including the November 1989 protest meetings, which led to the Velvet Revolution and the end of communist rule in Czechoslovakia.
The largest medieval castle complex in Europe and one of the most impressive collections of buildings in the city. Today, it is the seat of the President of the Czech Republic, serving as the historical and political centre of both city and state.
Karlstejn Castle is an awe-inspiring 14th century fortress to rival any in Central Europe. A visit to this huge Gothic castle is one of our most popular tours outside Prague.
Theresienstadt Concentration Camp
Former Nazi concentration camp of Theresienstadt. This preserved 18th century fortress and garrison town became both a feeder camp for Auschwitz and a model camp where inspections by the International Red Cross took place. Visits can include The Little Fortress, the Ghetto Museum and the Magdeburg Barracks.
- The Formation of Modern Europe
- The Crisis of Communism: The USSR & the Soviet Empire