Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is situated about 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the north of Prachatice.
When it comes to getting the best bang for your buck from your holiday, it's worth remembering that Prachatice is merely the tip of the iceberg; the Czech Republic has been blessed with an abundance of natural and man-made attractions. Horice Na Sumave and Cesky Krumlov are two other places worth checking out while you're in the Czech Republic.
Organise your transportation and head out to Hluboka nad Vltavou, a shopping and transport center for the region, approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Prachatice. The city has plenty of tourist attractions, such as Church of St. John of Nepomuk, Hluboka Tourist Information Center and Hluboka Theater. Hluboka nad Vltavou Golf Club, Hluboka Castle and NZM Ohrada - Museum of Forestry, Hunting and Fishing a few of the other places worth investigating for those who have more time on their hands.
Feed your mind at the Czech Republic's great history museums, theaters and art museums. For a budget-friendly, outdoor experience that will interest the entire family, be sure to stop by the region's gardens and open-air exhibits.
This region boasts plenty of laid-back pursuits. Why not spend some time picnicking or cycling and feel your stresses melt away. Head outside and get amongst the adventures in the area around Prachatice. Try caving or give horse riding a go.
Before you return to the familiarity of home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond Ahoj (farewell).