KUTNA HORA, Czech Rep.

$1=27.410, Aug 14, 2003

i Information Centrum: Palackebo nam. 377, E side of the square. T327-515556 T/F327-512378 homepage: M-F9:00-18:00, SaSu 9:00-17:00(lunch 12-13:00) Sells maps, postcards, etc. The free map is adequate, plus an attractive souvenir featuring colour photos of Kutna Horas' main attractions+hotel/restaurant listings. Train, bus info.
Reserves accommodation: hostel(170kc), pensions(from 220kc).
@-1kc/min. 15kc minimum charge.
$1 Komercni Bank: Tylova 390 (E from the main square.) M-F8:30-16/17:00 Rate: Cash-$1=27.83, GB 44.61 T/C $1=28.012, GB 45.052 2% Com min 50kc.
$2 Money Changer: at the square S side. open daily. no com. $1=28kc. Eu30kc.
$1 ATM: Komercni Bank: Tylova 390, Visa, MC.
P Police Station: Na Namesti 412 T327-70811
H Hospital & Health Center: Vojtesska 287 T327-703111
Hp1 Pharmacy: Usv Jakuba Palackeho nam 88, S side of the sqare. M-F8:00-17:30, Sa8:00-11:30
Hp2 Pharmacy: Lekarna Rejskovo nam 62
M0 Post Office: Husova ul 149 M-F8-17:00
M2 Post Office: Masarykova M-F7:30-11:45, 13:00-16:00
M1 Telephone Office: Husova ul, Entry next to P. O. M-F8-17:00

T1 Kutna Hora Hl.n. train station: 3km NE from town center. On the Praha - Budapest route, only some trains stop here, may have to change to local service at Kolin Station, 11km N. from where many trains are running to Praha. Bus service to center links to train times, stops at Sedlec (bone church) en route. 6kc. There is a local train to K.H. mesto (Centre) 10kc, but bus service is more regular/convenient.
T2 Kutna Hora Mesto train station: 300m E from the square. It is connected with local trains to the main station. 10kc.
B1 Bus Terminal: Lorecka, just N from the center. 5min. walk to the square.

Local Transport
The town is tiny, everywhere is walkable except the main train station - 3km NE from town center.
Taxi: entry charge 12kc plus 16kc/km
BUS: City buses are running regularly from M-F but very few on SaSu. 7-9kc May charge extra for luggage.
Centrum to Sedlic/main train station.
M-F6:09, 7:39, 8:39, 9:39, 11:39, 13:39, 15:39, 16:39, 17:39, Sa 8:09, 9:39, 11:39, 13:39, 15:39, Su: 9:35, 13:39, 15:39, 17:39
Buses from main train station to town
M-F many. Sa8:20, 10:20, 14:20, 16:20, 18:20 Su10:20, 14:20, 16:20, 18:20
Train: Local trains connect the main station(Hl.n.) and Mesto. 10kc Many trains between them

Most shops close very early. M-F at 17/18:00, Sa at 11:00. Su all day. It is very hard to buy things on Su.
m Market: There are fruit & vegetable stalls in the square.
s1 mini mart: a few on Husova, such as ones just opp from the P.O. M-F6/8:00-18:00, Sa7-11:00 Su 8-14:00.
s2 Billa supermarket: next to bus station M-Sa 7-20, Su8-20
s Souvenir shops: There are a few keramika and puppet stalls, specially on Barborska.
s Photo: There are several shops around the main square.

c1 Cinemas: Svet: Havirska 403 50-60kc
c2 Open Air cinema: Park pod Vlasskym Dvorem, summer only, program changes every few days. start 20:30 50-60kc
sw Swimming pool/ice skate link: Tyrsovy sady. Adult 40kc/child 25kc

Festivals 2000
Jun 28-Jul5 Royal Silver Festival: Middle Ages festival - fencing, jousting, dancing, market
Jun 25-Jul 10 Opera Week: Held at Vlassky dvur (Italian Court). Performances by famous opera singers, such as Smetana's The Bartered Bride, Bizet's Carmen.
Aug 7-9 Kutnohorska Kocabka: at open air amphitheatre, Park pod Vlasskym, Folk music.
Sep 12-20 Hudebni Kutna Hora Music festival: held in various historic buildings.
Sep 27 St Wenceslas Festival: folk,country, modern music, handicraft market, wine tasting, fireworks.

@ Internet @
i Tourist Office: Palackebo nam, 377, ‚1kc/min Min. 15kc
r Restaurant Grose: see restaurant page, 50kc/hr. 2002 info
@ Free Zone: Stefanikova, M-F14:30-21, SaSu13:30-21:00 40kc/hr. 2002 info

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