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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Facts about the Czech Republic

Area: 78 866 sq. km

Population: 10 206 436

Capital: Prague

Other major cities: Brno, Ostrava, Plzen and Olomouc

Currency: Koruna - Czech Crowns (CZK)

Language: Czech

Telephone country code: 00 420

Time Zone: CET (GMT + 1 hour)

Czech Republic map 


TOP Destinations in the Czech Republic

Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is one of the most beautiful cities - not just of Eastern Europe, but of the whole continent. Situated on the banks of the Vltava River, it is visited by millions of people every year. More...

Situated on the Vltava River in the south of the country, Český Krumlov is the cultural pearl of the Czech Republic’s – and one of its most charming historic cities. More...

Situated on the Vltava River in the south of the Czech Republic, České Budějovice is the region’s  cultural centre; because of its beautiful historic inner-city it is also a favourite tourist destination. More...

Karlovy Vary, the Czech Republic’s largest and most famous spa resort is located in the north-west part of the country, close to the German border. More...

Karlštejn is the most popular destination for visitors from Prague. With its dominating Great Tower, the monumental gothic castle built in the 14th century on a picturesque site in the middle of dense forests. More...

Prague, Czech Republic
Prague
 


World Heritage Sites in the Czech Republic

Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is one of the most beautiful cities - not just of Eastern Europe, but of the whole continent. Situated on the banks of the Vltava River, it is visited by millions of people every year. More...

Situated on the Vltava River in the south of the country, Český Krumlov is the cultural pearl of the Czech Republic’s – and one of its most charming historic cities. More...

Telc is one of the Czech Republic’s most beautiful, historically homogeneous, and best preserved cities. Its historic city-centre was placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1992. More...

Kutná Hora is an architecturally rich town. The historical center represents a unique ensemble of more than three hundred medieval and Baroque buildings. More...

Olomouc is one of the important historic cities, and intellectual,  spiritual centres, of the Moravian Region of the Czech Republic. Its historic inner-city is bounded by the Morava River. More...

Situated in the south part of the Czech Republic, 15 kilometers from České Budějovice, Holašovice is small picturesque village with an exceptionally well-preserved Baroque architecture. More...

Brno is the Czech Republic’s second largest city, and the historic centre of the Moravian Region. Its inner-city is comparatively small, and, in place of its former city-walls, today it is encircled by wide ring-roads. More...