Czech Republic

About the country

Location: situated in central Europe
Population: 10 million
Language: czech
Capital city: Prague
Climate: continental. Average temperature is about 7 C, in July about 17,5 and in January abou - 1 C in Prague
Currency: Česká koruna (Czk)

Practical information

Before travelling to a destination you have never been to before, it is advisable to get hold of some basic information in order to avoid unpleasant surprises. We have prepared a summary of everything a foreigner might need in the Czech Republic. We will advise you what clothes you should take with you, how to connect to the Internet in the Czech Republic, what the Czech crown exchange rate is, which credit cards can be used, and also what sort of tips should be paid in restaurants...

Entrance to the Czech Republic and tariff quotas

Currency, payments, tips and post

Important numbers and embassies

The health service and insurance


Telephone, electricity and the Internet

Sources: Czech Tourism



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