Average 2 hour flight
Time difference +1 hour(s)
Average temperature 9°C
Embrace a truly unforgettable getaway with our Czech Republic holidays, and enjoy the vibrant, bohemian escape that is Prague. The ethereal scenery and architecture portrays a vibe similar to that of a fairytale, with picturesque terracotta buildings and ancient squares lined with shops and cafes.
The laid back capital of the Czech Republic is the perfect destination for a city break, with endless sights to wander through, after sampling some local baked delicacies with a morning coffee. The country is famed for its Gothic inspired architecture, and Prague has plenty of striking sights so have your camera on hand at all times.
Prague is stunning all year round too, so stroll in the late afternoon sunshine in the summer months, or wrap up warm and enjoy the magical glow of the city’s traditional Christmas markets.
You can travel to the stunning country in around 2 hours from the UK’s major airports, making it the ideal spot for spending a long weekend exploring. Find the perfect place to stay on your trip from our accommodation choices, hand picked by our expert travel team. Don’t forget to explore our other European getaways too, like Budapest holidays and more.
As soon as you hop on a tram in the city centre, you’re at the heart of what’s going on and the sights are scattered nearby most stops! For those seeking a chic retail haven, Prague’s Wenceslas Square is a must-see, with an enticing array of upmarket boutiques to choose from.
Stroll over Charles Bridge, visit St. Vitus cathedral and Prague castle, you’ll capture the perfect snapshot of the striking feel that the city has. The Dancing House is one of the quirkiest sights in Europe, so plan your route around catching a glimpse.
If you’re travelling with little ones, Prague is known for its traditional puppet shows, and these can be impromptu, giving passerbys a treat!
Ready to plan a sophisticated trip to the Czech Republic? Book online with Hays Travel, and don’t hesitate to contact our friendly team with any questions.
Feeling adventurous? Prague is the perfect place to sample some new flavours, discover new dishes and find a tipple to covet! Many of the local specialities are meat based, with ham and game featuring on many menus, but you’ll find vegetarian friendly options too.
Dumplings are a popular accompaniment, hearty and delicious, often filled with fresh vegetables and fried. Make sure to tuck into a warming bowl of Česnečka, too. This garlic based soup is perfect after a day of exploring.
Grab a sweet treat while you wander the city. Miša is a popular choice, a popsicle made using quark cheese and chocolate! Or find some decadent sweet dumplings, and tuck in!