About Prague

Capital of the Czech Republic (EU member since 2004): 1,259.079  residents

Currency: Czech koruna (CZK)

Airport: Václav Havel Airport Prague, 30 minutes to downtown

Distances: Berlin 350 km, Vienna 330 km, Budapest 530 km, Krakow 540 km

Time: Central European Time (GMT+1); Central European Summer Time +1 (GMT+2)

Climate: temperate, average annual temperature 9.0 °C; summer average 19.0 °C; winter average -0.9 °C

Electrical voltage: 230 V

National dialing code of the Czech Republic: +420

The Vltava River flows through the city for 31 km; maximum width 330 m

Historical centre: Castle District (Hradčany), Lesser Town (Malá Strana), Old Town (Staré Město), New Town (Nové Město) and Vyšehrad


The historical centre of Prague, which covers an area of 866 hectares, has been listed in the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage Register since 1992.

zdroj: www.prague.eu