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Czech Republic Country Quickfacts

  • Old Town quarters of Prague
  • Czech Republic Flag
  • Traditional town transportation
  • Flag of EU and Czech Republic
  • Astronomical Clock
  • Tynsky Church at Old Town Square
Area:  78,866 km2
Capital: Prague
Country Code: 420
Country Population: 10,538,275
Credit Cards: All major credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Master Card and Diners Club
Currency: Czech Koruna
Departure Tax: Approximately CZK 583
Drives on the: Right
Electricity: 220 V
Ethnic Groups: 

64% Czech; 5% Moravians; 2% Slovaks and Poles

Flag: Czech Republic Flag
Location:  Central Europe
Official Language(s): Czech
Religion: Athiest (Largest undeclared religious group outside China); Roman Catholic
Time Zone: CET (UTC +1)
Tipping: Tipping is expected of foreign visitors - approximately 10%


Czech Republic Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy-to-navigate travel information section dedicated to the Czech Republic.

Learn about the history and culture of the Czech Republic, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about the Czech Republic's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information, will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering the Czech Republic for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Czech Republic tours today!


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