Zlín Region (Czech: Zlínský kraj) is an administrative unit (Czech: kraj) of the Czech Republic, located in the central-eastern part of the historical region of Moravia. It is named after its capital Zlín. Together with the Olomouc Region it forms a cohesion area of Central Moravia. It is located in the eastern part of the Czech Republic, where the borders with Slovakia (Trenčín and Žilina Regions) are formed by its eastern edge. It borders with South Moravian Region in the southwest, Olomouc Region in the northwest and Moravian-Silesian Region in the north. The region consists of Kroměříž District, Uherské Hradiště District, Vsetín District and Zlín District. Culturally, the region is composed of parts of three traditional Moravian regions: Hanakia, the Moravian Slovakia and the Moravian Wallachia, as the city of Zlín lies roughly at their tripoint. The Zlín Region was established on 1 January 2000 on the basis of the constitutional act No. 347 from 3 December 1997 on foundation of higher self-governing units. It was formed by a merger of parts of Jihomoravský Region (the Zlín District, the Kroměříž District and the Uherské Hradiště District), and the Severomoravský Region (the Vsetín District. From 2003 on, the region has in total 305 municipalities of which 30 are towns. There are 13 municipalities with extended powers and 25 territorial districts of municipalities with authorized municipal office.According to government statistics, the Zlín Region is the safest region in the Czech Republic; it has the lowest number of assaults, rapes, suicides and road accidents in the country. Geologically the Zlin Region is within the Vizovice Highlands. Wikipedia
Home to pretty treasures, Zlin Region is Czech Republic's best kept secret. After your splendid visit to Zlin Region, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Brno. Attractions in Brno include Old Town Hall, Capuchin Church And Crypt, Tugendhat Villa. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Brno–tuřany Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Zlin Region.
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