Pilsen

Pilsen

Things to do - general

Basic Information

Pilsen, the 4th largest city in the country and the largest city in West Bohemia, is an important industrial, commercial, cultural, and administrative center. Situated on the confluence of four rivers – Mze, Radbuza, Uhlava, Uslava – it was the crossroads of two trade routes of a great importance, which contributed to the rapid development of the city. Pilsen is also famous for its Pilsner Urquell Beer, is officially recognized as one the top leading beers in the world. Today, Pilsen is the dynamic and modern metropolis of western Bohemia. It is home to many major firms and industrial companies, universities and medical schools. It has an extensive network of hotels and restaurants, as well as a rich cultural and sports programme and well-developed tourist infrastructure. Its exceptional quality was confirmed when it earned the title European Capital of Culture for 2015.

Travel Time & Distance

By Train

Departure:
Prague Hlavní Nádraží (Metro C)
Arrival:
Pilsen Train Station
(9 mins from City Center)
Distance:
113 km
Travel Time:
1 h 22 mins

By Bus

Departure:
Zličín (Metro B)
Arrival:
Pilsen Alfa Theatre
(16 mins from City Center)
Distance:
89 km
Travel Time:
1 h 15 mins

By Car

Departure:
Prague City Center
Arrival:
Pilsen City Center
Distance:
96 km
Travel Time:
1 h 6 mins

Purkmistr Restaurant

Purkmistr Restaurant

Selská náves 21/2, Pilsen9 / 10
Type: Traditional Czech Cuisine Nearest Station: Plzeň (Train Station) More info
Restaurant Rango

Restaurant Rango

Pražská 10, Pilsen9 / 10
Type: Balkan & Italian Cuisine Nearest Station: Náměstí Republiky (TRAM 1, 2, More info
Šenk Na Parkánu

Šenk Na Parkánu

Veleslavínova 4, Pilsen9 / 10
Type: Tradicional Czech Cuisine Nearest Station: Náměstí Republiky (TRAM 1,2,4) More info

Unfortunately there are no tour offers at this location at the moment.

Marian Column

Marian Column

Location: náměstí Republiky, Pilsen From Prague: 92 km (1h 4mins by Car) More info
Museum of West Bohemia

Museum of West Bohemia

Location: Kopeckého sady 357/2, Pilsen From Prague: 92 km (1h 4mins by Car) More info
Pilsen Historical Underground

Pilsen Historical Underground

Location: Veleslavínova 58/6, Pilsen From Prague: 92 km (1h 4mins by Car) More info
Pilsner Urquell Brewery Museum

Pilsner Urquell Brewery Museum

Location: Veleslavínova 58/6, Pilsen From Prague: 92 km (1h 4mins by Car) More info
Renaissance Town Hall

Renaissance Town Hall

Location: náměstí Republiky, Pilsen From Prague: 92 km (1h 4mins by Car) More info
St. Bartholomew's Gothic Cathedral

St. Bartholomew's Gothic Cathedral

Location: náměstí Republiky, Pilsen From Prague: 92 km (1h 4mins by Car) More info
The Great Synagogue

The Great Synagogue

Location: Sady Pětatřicátníků 35/11, Pilsen From Prague: 92 km (1h 4mins by Car) More info

Unfortunately there are no car rental offers at this location at the moment.