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Prague

Europe
25+

Rank in Czech Republic

1

Rank in Europe

160+

World Rank

Currency
Czech Koruna(CZK)
Weather
Sunny 21.3℃
Time
19:30 PM (GMT +02:00)
Electric Socket
Type E ( 230 V 50 Hz)... Read more


About Prague

Prague, the Capital of the Czech Republic, is known for its historic core and the old town square. An artistic delight, Prague has a diversity of various artistic styles. The city is replete with varied music lovers featuring Jazz, Pop, Rock, and Classical. A beer lover's paradise, spirit lovers can enjoy the draught beer and bottled delicacies triggering their taste buds, craving for more! The scenic river Vltava completes the picturesque effect. Nicknamed as “the City of a Hundred Spires", Prague is known for its Old Town Square, the heart of its historic core. Colorful baroque buildings, Gothic churches, and the medieval Astronomical Clock gives the city an animated hourly show.

With various bridges over the river, water from the river passes through the edges of Prague's topography of ten islands. Gliding in pedal boats, streamers and rowboats, one can be delighted cutting through the crystal clear waters. The star attraction lies on the embankment of Vltava; famous for its flea markets organized by local farmers. One can take a stroll, enjoy sports and organized exhibitions or, delve into cafes; for the much-needed break from the hustle and bustle of the city life. There's a lot to see in the city. Gardens and parks, as well as the technical monuments, make Prague a must visit for everyone

Continent Country
Europe Czech Republic
Airport Name / IATA Code
Vaclav Havel Airport Prague PRG
Alternate Airport Name / IATA Code
BRNO - Turany Airport BRQ


Prague
  • Time To Visit

Best time to visit
March, April, May, June, July, and August - Spring, and Summer are the best seasons to visit Prague. The biggest carnival of the year called Carnevale Praha (the Prague Carnival) gets held during March besides dozens of local attractions and short getaways you can plan if you're on a long stay. July and August are perfect for experiencing the core of Prague culture and history. This season lets you feed your eyes and memory with mask parades, vibrant colors, dance, art, feasting, and drinking.
Moderate time to visit
September, October - If you’re visiting Prague for its scenic beauty, solace in the beauty and have a laid back holiday planned, the Autumn is the perfect season to visit. This season is not as popular as the Summer, therefore, you can grab a great hotel deal if you plan well.
Worst time to visit
November, December, January, and February - The slower and cold months of November, December, January, and February are the worst times to visit Prague. The days are shorter in the winter and it gets dark between 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The city practically remains free of tourist during this season due to its extremely cold weather and heavy snowfall.
Weather
Month January February March April May June July August September October November December
Minimum temprature (℃) -4 -3 0 4 8 11 13 12 9 5 1 -2
Maximum temprature (℃) 2 4 8 14 18 21 23 23 19 13 6 2
Rain fall (mm) 20 20 28 33 69 67 69 66 39 24 32 26
Population
1.3 (Millions)
Official Language
Czech
Spoken Language
Most locals communic... Read more
Other Language
English, German, Rus... Read more
Police
158
Ambulance
112
Taxi
Start Tariff: CZK 40... Read more

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Public Transport
Basic Items And Cost
Name Price
Water Bottle USD 1.57
Cup of Coffee USD 2.20
Milk Carton Pack USD 0.76
Rice/Kg USD 1.61
White Bread USD 0.98
Eggs (12) USD 2.03
Combo Meal USD 5.51
Fine Dining USD 33.92
Bottle of Coke or Pepsi USD 1.36
Domestic Beer USD 1.70
Imported Beer USD 1.91
Bottle of Wine USD 5.51
Cigarettes (20 Pack) USD 4.24
Taxi ( 1 km ) USD 1.10
Ticket in local transport (Single way). USD 1.02
Rent ( One Bed Room) USD 771.85
Do's And Don'ts
Night Life
Must See
Experiences
  • Go on a boat ride on Kampa Island which is situated between Prague Castle and Charles Bridge.
  • Boat ride under the river Vlata to explore the panoramic and spectacular view of the city.
  • Go hiking on the hilltop fortress to enjoy the scenic views encompassing the place simultaneously gazing the architectural charm.
  • Go cycling from the city center to enjoy the spectacular view of the city and the church.
  • Take the 3-hour bike adventure tour available at Wenceslas Square. 
  • Go cycling at the old town square for exploring its unique architectural charm. 
  • Participating in the go-kart sessions can be fun at Horne Pocernice.
  • Drink beer and eat traditional food that tantalizes your taste buds.
Shopping
Antikvity Spol. Ltd.
Na Hutích 661/9, 160 00 Prague 6-Dejvice, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 7 Km
Antiques Cinolter
Maiselova 57/9, 110 00 Josefov, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 5 Km
BLESI TRHY Praha
U Elektry, 190 00 Prague 9, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 8.3 km
Bric a Brac Antiques
Tynska 627/7, 110 00 Stare Mesto, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 4.6 Km
Nanoantik
Kubelíkova 25, 130 00 Prague 3 - Zizkov, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 2.3 Km
Farmers Market in Prague 1
nám. Republiky, 110 00 Nové Město, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 3.6 Km
Flea Markets Melnik
Nůšařská, 276 01 Mělník, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 46.8 Km
Pravy Blesi TRH
Slovenska 21, 120 00 Prague, Czech Republic
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 550 Meters
Trznice
Ostrovskeho 1332/4, 150 00 Prague 5, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 3.1 Km
Artel Design Store
U Luzickeho Seminare 82/7, 118 00 Mala Strana, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 6 Km
Czech Marionettes
Nerudova 47, 118 00 Mala Strana, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 6.1 Km
Erpet Bohemia Crystal
Strakonicka 2860/4, 150 00 Prague 5, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 2.9 Km
Garnet Prague Center
Stupartska 746/11, 110 00 Stare Mesto, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 4.5 Km
Atrium Flora
Vinohradska 2828/151, 130 00 Prague 3, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 2.8 Km
Black Rose
Na Príkope 853/12, 110 00 Prague, Czech
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 2.2 Km
Centrum Chodov
Roztylska 2321/19, 148 00 Prague 11, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 9.4 Km
Palladium
nam. Republiky 1078/1, 110 00 Nove Mesto, Czechia
Distance From City Center
Distance From City Center: 3.4 Km
Souvenir Suggestions
  • Printed t-shirts
  • Glassware
  • Marionettes
  • Gholem (small statues)
  • Postcards
  • Czech porcelain
  • Czech snacks
  • Czech beer
  • Cosmetics
  • Classical music CDs
  • Garnet jewelry
  • Absinthe
  • Bohemian paper
  • Wooden toys
  • Hand-painted silk scarves
  • Spa wafers
  • Art Nouveau collectibles
  • Personalized objects d'art
  • Bohemian lavender
  • Kubista
  • Designer fabric accessories
  • Bohemian crystal
  • Kovap mechanical toys  

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