Prague is one of the true gems of Eastern Europe, so why do so many stag parties ignore its beauty by sitting in the city’s bars and nightclubs?

With jaw-dropping architecture and countless exciting things to do, people visiting the Czech capital can have an even more rewarding time if they steer away from the traditional tourist attractions. Whether it’s just you and a few close friends or you’re descending on the city with a host of companions, there are some really cool hotels in Prague where you can base your stay to make the most of your weekend.

Go white water rafting There are few things that get your blood pumping as much as white water rafting  —  and Prague has just the course for stag parties. Located a short drive from the capital, this challenging manmade course is available for either morning or afternoon bookings for groups of four upwards. A great opportunity for some lad bonding, make sure you bring your swimming shorts because, chances are, you’ll end up in the water.

Paint the town red Paintballing is the perfect chance for you to unleash your inner Rambo and blow off some steam. The most popular outdoor facility is found on the outskirts of the city and offers transport to and from hotels for stag groups. From war games to capturing flags, you will be treated to an exhilarating day of paintballing fun. Once the games are over the centre fires up the barbeque and treats participants to a few beers and burgers.

Toboggan down one of Prague’s hills You won’t know how much fun you can have on a sledge until you’ve tried tobogganing in Prague. This thrilling course will see members of the stag party hit speeds of over 30 mph as they enjoy three white-knuckle trips down the one kilometre course. Afterwards, the first round of beers is on the house to help soothe your nerves.

Try your hand at some target shooting Prague has numerous gun clubs, with many providing facilities for stag parties to shoot everything from AK47s to Magnum pistols. Taking place under the watchful eye of trained specialists, you will try some target practice shooting before competing to see who has the best aim. The day is a great way to experience a once in a lifetime activity in a safe and enjoyable environment.

Have you ever been to Prague on a stag weekend? What was the best thing you did while in the city?