Guiding tours in Prague
These information pages can help you get started in learning about some of the laws and registration requirements that may apply to your experiences on Airbnb. These pages include summaries of some of the rules that may apply to different sorts of activities, and contain links to government resources that you may find helpful.
Please understand that these information pages are not comprehensive, and are not legal advice. If you are unsure about how local laws or this information may apply to you or your Experience, we encourage you to check with official sources or seek legal advice.
Please note that we don’t update this information in real time, so you should confirm that the laws or procedures have not changed recently.*
Generally speaking, you do not need a special tour guide license to provide guided visits of public areas or monuments in Prague. Prague does not require to get any special licence in order to become a tourist guide.
However, you may need authorizations to provide guided tours of private buildings, historical buildings, public buildings or attractions. Check with the sight or attraction you have in mind before bringing guests.
For certain places, such as to the Old Town Hall in Prague, access can be limited to those guides with guide certificates issued by special institutions, such as Prague City Tourism (further information can be found here). There may be fees and restrictions on group sizes; contact the relevant authorities directly for further information. Further information can be found by directly getting in touch with the specific site or attraction you have in mind, or from either the Czech Ministry of Tourism or the City of Prague.
Is there anything else I should think about?
Yes. You should also check what tax and accounting rules apply to you, and make sure you have the right insurance coverage in place for the activities you will be providing. If you need further information, you can check with the City of Prague or your legal or tax advisor. You may also want to read our information pages about [Business Licensing] if you want some more information about what obligations may apply to you if you are running a business.
When providing any sports activities and/or any other activities for guests where there may be a risk of harm and/or property damage, please note that you may be liable for damages under applicable civil law as a service provider. It is important that you think about the safety and security measures you may need to take and it’s important you provide clear information to your guests on what they can expect when they book your Experience. It’s also important to make sure you have the right insurance coverage for the activities you provide.
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