Beer and Baroque, a High Brow Brew Tour

From USD $60.00
  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Prague, Prague 1
  • Product code: PG-Beer & Baroque
Enjoy a tasting tour of superb monastic-brewed lagers and ales along with delicious traditional Czech beer snacks at two of the oldest monasteries in Bohemia, the fountainhead of much of the world’s beer. Throughout this Prague beer tour, you also take in stunning examples of Czech Baroque architecture, including an intimate private journey behind-the-ropes into the breathtaking Baroque Strahov Monastery Library, which most travelers see only from the door. Your historian guide will help you to appreciate the 1000-year history of Czech beer brewing from monastic origins through modern-day microbreweries as you explore some of Prague’s most unforgettable Baroque environments and discover their histories.

*Savor a “flight of beers” that includes nine small samples of different traditional brews in the oldest monastery in Bohemia, Břevnov, a prime example of Czech Baroque architecture.

*Enjoy an exclusive private journey behind-the-ropes at the glorious Baroque Strahov Monastery Library (you may recognize it from a number of contemporary films).

*Sample the St. Norbert’s microbrew, named for the order’s patron saint.

*Discover the history of the monastic breweries, their famous beers and traditional beer snacks from your guide, a local historian and beer lover.

*Take in fabulous views over Prague from Strahov Monastery as well as the delightful grounds and grand Baroque church at Břevnov Monastery.