Prague is renowned for its pubs and bars though things can get hectic at weekends as stag dos descend on the city. Pub crawls are a good way to cover a lot of ground – the best is Prague Underground (wwww.pragueunderground.com), which meets at the Astronomical Clock at 9pm Mon–Sat, or try market leader Prague Pub Crawl (wwww.pubcrawlcz). Pubs close between 11pm and 2am, so for late-night drinking head to the city centre’s bars and clubs. All-night bars with gambling (herna) are dotted around Prague, but are grubby and unsafe.

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