10-12 May 2016
CET timezone

Useful Information

Useful information

WHAT TO SEE IN PRAGUE

Prague is a city with rich history and many beautiful places to see. The most famous are:

  • Old Town Square (Staroměstské náměstí) there is a very special historical astronomical clock (Pražský orloj), that is moving every full hour.
    Charles bridge (Karlův most) the oldest bridge in Prague crossing the river Vltava. One of the most famous sightseeing’s in Prague with a great view of Prague Castle which is on the hill above it.

    Old Town Square (Staroměstské náměstí)

  • Prague castle (Pražský hrad) it is an area full of historical buildings, churches and palaces. It is the official seat of Czech president. The most impressive building there is a gothic cathedral called St. Vitus Cathedral (Katedrála Sv. Vita). Its towers are visible from far and it is the most famous view of Prague. From there as it is uphill you have the best view of the Old Town (Staré město) and Lesser Town (Malé město), the most beautiful parts of Prague and the Vltava River with the Charles Bridge.

    Prague Castle (Pražský hrad)

CURRENCY

The currency in Czech Republic is Czech Crown.
The exchange rate is approximately 1 EUR = 27 CZK

CREDIT CARDS

Major credit cards are widely accepted.

ELECTRICITY

220V/16A
Please bring a suitable adaptor for an E type socket.

TIME

The Czech Republic is in the Central European Time range. From March to October, Czech Republic uses the summer time adjustments.

IMPORTANT NUMBERS
Emergency number 112
Taxi +420 222 111 000