If you’re looking for a little magic during your semester abroad, look no further than the Czech Republic. This central European country has the most castles and chateaux in Europe — more than 2,000!
The Czech Republic, once known as Bohemia, is the perfect travel destination for artistic souls looking to explore Art Nouveau architecture and art while sipping absinthe.
This country has a rich social history that has attracted a huge ex-pat community. So don’t worry if your Czech isn’t up to scratch, there are plenty of English speakers to share a beer with!
If you’re a nature lover, fill your lungs on our fabulous student trips to Czech Republic with the country’s vast green spaces and national parks, including Šumava National Park known as the Bohemian Forest.
Your visit wouldn’t be complete without a look at Prague, the capital city.
Here you can enjoy souvenir-hunting in the Old Town and sign your name on the legendary John Lennon wall.
Prague is also home to the largest ancient castle in the world: Pražský hrad!
Explore more on our recommended Prague Castle Tour and enjoy the 570m long and 128m-wide site that has dominated the skyline since the 9th century.
Wenceslas Square is a famous local spot where tourists can enjoy shopping and vibrant nightlife.
Take a 10-minute walk to the Old Town to see Prague’s Astronomical Clock. Installed in 1410, this is the world’s oldest working astronomical clock!
In between ice-cold pints of Pilsner, English lit students can visit the Kafka Museum. In addition to first editions of Franz Kafka’s novels, there are interactive exhibitions and archival writings.
Go beyond the city on our Day Trip to Kutná Hora From Prague. This UNESCO World Heritage Site includes Sedlec Ossuary, the eerie bone chapel, dating back to the 13th century.
Extend your student travel in the Czech Republic by joining our stellar combo tour of Prague & Munich. Take in two top European cities in four days on an awesome private tour with luxury transport.
If you’d like to explore more of the Czech Republic during your semester abroad or add some stops to your adventure, get in touch.
Whenever you visit, this city is packed with activities and cultural sites to enjoy. Each of our Czech Republic student trips showcases the best of this fairytale city on a budget.