Prague is the capital city and also the largest city in Czech Republic which is also the political and cultural hub of Europe. The city has warm summers attracting millions of tourists from all parts of the world as it is full of places of tourist attractions. However, you may be surprised that thousands of tourists come here every year to have unlimited fun from beer trips that are tours organized to let tourists have some of the best beers made in the world. It is not surprising then that Czech Republic happens to be the country with the highest beer consumption per capita in the world. It is when you undertake a beer trip in Prague that you understand the reason why tourists are so eager to be in Prague instead of any other European city.
Prague is home to brands like Budwiser, Pilsner Urquell, and some of the brands that are not available anywhere else in the world but so zippy that they seem to better than the best in other countries. There is a local brewery in Prague (Staropramen) that makes lager beer and is a favorite of tourists arriving in Prague.
Even if you are not a beer lover, you must keep a day reserved for the beer trip to know why it is so popular among beer enthusiasts around the world. There are many who say that Czechs make world’s best beer and you know that when you try different beers available in Prague. The most popular among the tourists happens to be Gambrinus though connoisseurs say that Kozel’s Medium is the best tasting beer available in Prague, However, if you ask different enthusiasts, you would get different names depending upon the likes and tastes of different people. Two other popular beer brands in Prague are un pasteurized Pilsner Urquell and Budvar.
There are many companies organizing beer trips in Prague. These trips include taking people to places of tourist attraction and at the same time providing them beers of Prague. So you get the best of the both worlds with fun and relaxation at the same time. You are also taken to local brewery where you are allowed to taste the beer being produced which is a great feeling in itself.
Instead of trying beers available in the super market that could be a south African or Dutch made, it is better to get some tips from a local beer enthusiast or go on a guided tour organized by several companies. Most of these tours start at 5 PM in the evening and continue till about 10 PM in the evening.
Everywhere you go, you are greeted with beer in Prague. But you mostly encounter Budvar, Pilsner, and Kozel. However, these represent only tip of the iceberg and you discover the best for you on your own.
Instead of staying in a hotel, book a Prague apartment just like tourists rent out apartment in Amsterdam or a holiday apartment in Brussels as it proves more comfortable and cheaper than a hotel.