5 days in Czech Republic Itinerary
— 1 night
Mon, Sep 18 - Fri, Sep 22
Prague — 1 night
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, take in the views from Charles Bridge, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Vrtba Garden, and finally explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle. On the 20th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Hradcany, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti.
For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Prague online visit planner.
Melbourne, Australia to Prague is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in September, Prague is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.
Czech Republic travel guide
From historical towns and cities, to a countryside speckled with castles and chateaus, the Czech Republic is a holiday destination that can satisfy everybody's taste. Even though it's modern and fully-developed, the country carefully preserves its traditions and heritage. The city of Prague, with its breathtaking architecture, vibrant art and culture scene, and bustling nightlife, is not only one of the country's main attractions, but also a top European tourist hub. The scenic countryside features numerous national parks and nature reserves perfect for hiking, cycling, golfing, and enjoying the natural beauty. In the wintertime ski buffs have their pick from a selection of resorts. If you're looking to unwind and rejuvenate in picturesque settings, visit the famous spa and wellness resorts that have been renowned in Europe for centuries.