Czech Derby

Prague is one of Europe's most fashionable cities, an historic baroque monument to Bohemia's past, equally comparable to Florence, Venice and Rome for the majesty of its noble buildings, squares and cobbled streets. Add in Czech beer and some fabulous restaurants and you’ve got a weekend to remember!

Price

3 Nights £995.00 per person

Itinerary

Friday 22 June
Depart: London Heathrow, Flight BA860 13:20 hrs
Arrive: Prague 16:25 hrs
On arrival, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel where accommodation has been reserved for three nights on a bed and breakfast basis.

Saturday 23 June
Day at leisure to explore the wonderful city of Prague. Why not take a trip to Prague Castle or visit the Old Town Hall to see the Astronomical Clock?

Sunday 24 June
Racing at Prague-Velká Chuchle Racecourse for the Czech Derby.

Monday 25 June
Day at leisure until your departure.
Depart: Prague Flight BA861 17:15 hrs
Arrive: London Heathrow 18:20 hrs

Accommodation

Radisson Blu Alcron, Prague


The Radisson Blu Alcron Hotel is situated close to Wenceslas Square, the commercial and social centre of modern Prague, and only a few minutes away from Charles Bridge. This deluxe Art Deco hotel has been beautifully restored and retains much of the original interior.  Its 206 spacious rooms are luxuriously decorated and are equipped with amenities expected of a five-star hotel including free WiFi .  The hotel has 2 restaurants the Art Deco, La Rotonde, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and the intimate Michelin starred Alcron Restaurant. There is also the lively Be Bop Bar. The hotel has a fitness centre and spa with sauna and solarium.
  
Single room supplement: £100.00 per room per night

Accommodation is on a bed and buffet breakfast basis

Tour Highlights

• Prague has stunning architecture and miles of cobbles streets to explore
• Visit Velka Chuchle racecourse for the 98th Czech Derby
• Watch the world go by in the Old Town Square

Additional Info

The Czech Derby - Prague-Velká Chuchle Racecourse

The 98th Czech Derby is to take place on 24th June 2018 at Prague-Velká Chuchle Racecourse, situated only a few km from Prague centre. This is the racecourse's most prestigious race of the 2018 season and, featuring prize money of over €95,000, it is the most financially rewarding flat race in Central Europe. The Czech Derby is a Group 3 race run over 1½ miles. In 2017 the race was won by Joseph, ridden by Jiri Palik and trained by Tuma Pavel.

Derby Club Hospitality

You will be accommodated in the Derby Club, located on the 2nd floor of the grandstand. Racing is viewed from the outdoor terrace overlooking the finishing post. Upon arrival, you will enjoy a welcome drink followed by a three-course lunch. The Derby Club has access to private betting facilities and is conveniently located for access to the paddock.

 

Price Includes

- Return scheduled flights by British Airways London/Prague
- All transfers
- 3 nights’ bed and buffet breakfast accommodation, based on twin/double occupancy, at the Radisson Blu Alcron Hotel
- Derby Club Hospitality at Prague-Velká Chuchle Racecourse
- Assistance of our representative throughout

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