Sports and outdoor activities
Matches are usually on Saturdays from August to November and March to May.
Ice hockey is another national craze: you can watch matches in bars in most towns in the Czech Republic, or arrange to see games in stadiums during the season (book tickets through sazkaticket.cz).
There are plenty of outdoor activities such as cycling, hiking and rock climbing to be enjoyed in Bohemia, as well as caving in the Moravian karst
Everything you need to know before you set off.
Travel offers; book through Rough Guides
Planning your trip to Czech Republic
Everything you need to plan where to go and what to do.
Czech Republic features
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