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The Czech Tourist Authority

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The Czech Tourist Authority was founded in 1993 to promote the Czech Republic as an attractive tourism destination to the domestic and international markets. The agency works with a number of important partners including the tourism regions, towns and cities and private sector companies to raise the profile of the destination. CzechTourism is managed by the Ministry of Regional Development of the Czech Republic.

The agency supports the incoming and domestic tourist industry in general and further focuses on promoting the particular branches of the travel industry, such as spas, congress and incentive, golf tourism as well as historical, adventure and active tours and holidays.

The promotion on the Czech market

  • CzechTourism organizes individual and group study trips in the Czech Republic for the representatives of foreign and Czech incoming travel agencies as well as for the press
  • Supports congress tourism in the Czech Republic
  • Operates the web pages for the travel trade - CzechTourism 
  • Operates the internet travel catalogue which enables users to search for leisure activities in specific regions of the Czech Republic - Kudyznudy.cz 
  • Organizes the biggest film and multimedia festival for tourism in the world called TOURFILM
  • Collaborates with various information centres in the Czech Republic
  • Runs two of their own Information Centres in the centre of Prague.

Promotion Abroad

  • Operates a multi-lingual website which is a valuable and reliable source of information about the Czech Republic for both journalists and the general public - CzechTourism 
  • CzechTourism carries out advertising campaigns in foreign TV, press etc.
  • Publishes and distributes the leaflets about the Czech Republic in 17 different languages
  • Publishes regular press releases communicating the latest tourism, culture and sport news. The press releases are distributed to the media by email in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Polish and Russian and can also be downloaded free of charge from the CzechTourism´s website.
  • CzechTourism publishes a monthly e-newsletter which features a range of news from tourism, culture, sport and transport.
  • Operates a website focused on traditional Czech gastronomy. The website is available in Czech, English, Russian, German and Polish - CzechSpecials 
  • The Czech Republic features on the website of the European Travel Commission (ETC) - Visit Europe 
  • Collaborates in the promotion of the countries of Visegrad 4 - Discover Central Europe 
  • the CzechTourism media gallery provides a wide range of images which can be used free of charge - Photogallery

Contact Information:

Vinohradská 46
P.O.Box 32
120 41 Praha 2
tel.: +420 / 221 580 111
fax: +420 / 224 247 516

CzechTourism foreign office for Scandinavia and Finland
Villagatan 21
114 32 Stockholm

Tel: +46 (0)8 440 42 39
Contact person: Ms Lucie Vallin
E-mail: info-se@czechtourism.com