PRAGUE CONGRESS INFORMATION AND TRAVELER GUIDE
Prague is located in the heart of Europe and is reachable from all major European hubs within 2.5 hours. It has two direct flights from the U.S., 9 hrs from New York and 10 hrs from Atlanta. The Prague airport is located within 30 minutes by car from the city centre.
Over the past several years Prague has come a long way. The city has developed a high quality infrastructurefor all segments of the tourism industry. As for conference and event planning, it offers a large variety of hotels, from modern design and cozy boutiques, to large business properties. The largest hotel in Prague comprises of over 791 rooms under one roof and a Congress hall with occupancy of up to 1,500 participants. The Prague Convention Center offers a hall for 2, 764 people and an additional 64 breakout rooms. Prague is a safe destination which in the past hosted such groups and events as the International Monetary Fund & World Bank Group (yr. 2000; 15,000 attendees) and the NATO Summit (yr. 2002; approx. 10,000 attendees).
Prague is a very compact city. All points of interest can be reached within a max. of 45 minutes. The historic city core belongs to the UNESCO world heritage and it is walkable from one end to the other within 2 hours. The history of Prague was written by the hands of many famous architects and artists and so the city offers a countless variety of unique offsite venues either for meetings or for special event management. Famous spa towns, breathtaking castles & chateaux in the close vicinity of Prague are excellent for half-day or full-day trips.