Kutna Hora Tourism

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The City of Silver, Kutna Hora is a gem of a place in the Czech Republic. Home to several architectural marvels and historically significant structures, this town’s centre has been included in the UNESCO World Heritage list. The first settlement in the region began in the year 1142 with the Cistercian monastery. Over a period of time, as people began to discover silver in the region; German miners began to mine the nearby mountains by 1260. Due to its silver mines, this town used to be the second most important place in the Bohemian kingdom, the first one being Prague.

Now however, only a glimpse of the glorious past remains in its paved alleys and its interesting museums. On your tour of Kutna Hora, you will be exploring stunning churches and quirky tourist attractions. You will also come across locals who are proud of their rich history. Planning on heading over to Kutna Hora? Allow us to be your travel guide. Here’s all the information you will require to plan a perfect Kutna Hora itinerary.

Kutna Hora Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Kutna Hora tips for your visit

Essential Information:

Time Zone: UTC+01:00 Central European Time Zone

Currency: Czech koruna (CZK)

Electricity and Internet: The Czech Republic has 220 volts electricity supply. Do carry a converter with you. Fast internet in the form of wi-fi is available in most of the accommodations.

Languages: Kutna Hora is a Czech speaking town. However, most of the locals understand English and German.

Security:

  • 112 is a General Czech emergency number.
  • 158 is for police department. Dialling 112 will get you English speaking operators.
  • Kutna Hora Hospital: +420 327 503 111

Tipping: All across Czech Republic, tipping is expected, be it in restaurants, hotel lobby boys or taxis. In the case of restaurants and taxis, a general trend is to leave a tip of 10% of the total bill. For porters, a tip of 40 CZK is acceptable. 

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Facts and Stats for Kutna Hora*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kutna Hora

    Know the pollution level of Kutna Hora before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Kutna Hora: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Kutna Hora for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kutna Hora.

    • Burglary and Theft 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 68.75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 81.25 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Kutna Hora - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Kutna Hora is 153.86 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 74.09 (High)
    • Climate Index 76.51 (High)
    • Pollution Index 53.07 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.5 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 45.24 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 83.33 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.17 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 64.57 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Kutna Hora

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kutna Hora

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.12 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 64.51 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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