in Okres Frýdek-Místek of Moravskoslezský kraj, Czechia
- Ostrava Leos Janáček Airport (10 mi)
- Zabreh Ostrava Airport (23 mi)
- Žilina Airport (31 mi)
- Bielsko-Bialo Kaniow Airfield (38 mi)
- Holešov Airport (40 mi)
- Gliwice Glider Airport (47 mi)
- Kunovice Airport (57 mi)
- John Paul II International Airport Kraków-Balice Airport (72 mi)
- Piešťany Airport (73 mi)
- M. R. Štefánik Airport (113 mi)
- Vienna International Airport (132 mi)
- Budapest Listz Ferenc Internationall Airport (158 mi)
- Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (Unesco heritage, 47 mi)
- Gardens and Castle at Kroměříž (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of the Carpathian Mountain Area (Unesco heritage, 59 mi)
- Vlkolínec (Unesco heritage, 60 mi)
- Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park (Unesco heritage, 62 mi)
- Historic Centre of Kraków (Unesco heritage, 79 mi)
- Tugendhat Villa in Brno (Unesco heritage, 82 mi)
- Historic Town of Banská Štiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity (Unesco heritage, 85 mi)
- Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape (Unesco heritage, 91 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 49.635 and 18.315 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 49° 38' 4" and E 18° 18' 54"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Koruna - CZK
- Spoken languages:
- Czech, Slovak
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:09 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Europe/Prague
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 4:38 am and 8:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Palkovice in Okres Frýdek-Místek (Moravskoslezský kraj) with it's 2,751 citizens is a town in Czechia about 176 mi (or 284 km) east of Prague, the country's capital city.
Current time in Palkovice is now 04:09 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Prague with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports near Palkovice, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Czechia is Ostrava Leos Janáček Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) in Poland at a distance of 47 mi (or 76 km). The closest in Czechia is Gardens and Castle at Kroměříž in a distance of 48 mi (or 76 km), North-East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ostrava, Godow, Gorzyce, Cieszyn and Krzyzanowice. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 67 °F
|Morning Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Night Temperature||16°C / 60 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1021.1 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 9% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Tuesday, 18th of June 2019
22°C (71 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 19th of June 2019
24°C (75 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 20th of June 2019
26°C (78 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Hacienda La Bodega
Hotel & Caffe Silesia
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Dobrá (Frýdek-Místek District)
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Pržno (Frýdek-Místek District)
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Kozlovice (Frýdek-Místek District)
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Beskydy Mountain Academy
Beskydy Mountain Academy is a private gymnázium in the Czech Republic. Located in the town of Frýdlant nad Ostravicí, it draws students from Frýdlant and neighboring towns such as Frýdek-Místek, Frenštát pod Radhoštěm, Ostravice, Metylovice, Hukvaldy and Čeladná, from the large cities of Ostrava and Havířov, and from more distant towns such as the border town of Třinec. It was founded in 2003. The first graduating class completed their maturita exams on May 23, 2007.
Sedliště (Frýdek-Místek District)
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Kunčice pod Ondřejníkem
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Malenovice is a village in Frýdek-Místek District, Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic. It has a population of 499 (2007). It is located near Lysá hora mountain, majority of village's area is a part of Beskydy Landscape Protected Area. It lies in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia. Malenovice has many hotels, including Rajská bouda, hotel Bezruč, and hotel KAM (Křesťanská Akademie Mladých).
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Staré Město (Frýdek-Místek District)
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Morávka is a river in Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic. It flows through the historical region of Těšín Silesia. It originates on the slope of Sulov mountain in the Moravian-Silesian Beskids in the elevation of 880 m, near the border with Slovakia. It then flows in northwestward direction through the sparsely populated area. Some 10 km from the source a dam was built in 1961-1966. Lower course of the river is unique due to its natural character and as such it is protected.
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Lhotka (Frýdek-Místek District)
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Tichá is a village and municipality in Nový Jičín District in the Moravian-Silesian Region of the Czech Republic. The population of this little village is approximately 1,117 people. Tichá is surrounded by the Beskydy Mountains, which create a beautiful view. Every year there is a special local event called Tichavský tuleň (Tichá's seal). It is a competition for people who like to try something new.
Battle of Czajánek's barracks
The Battle of Czajánek's barracks (also spelled as the Battle of Čajánek's barracks) was a confrontation between the Czechoslovak and German armies, which took place on 14 March 1939 in the course of the German occupation of Czechoslovakia. Together with a clash which allegedly took place at Moravská Třebová, this was the only known Czechoslovak active resistance to the German army during the occupation of Bohemia and Moravia in March 1939.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Palkovice.
Frýdek-Místek: Náměstí, Frýdek-Místek (source)
Lysůvky: Aquapark Olešná, Lysůvky (source)
Frýdek-Místek, Frýdek-Místek (source)
Frýdek-Místek, Frýdek-Místek (source)
Morávka: Morávka Mountain Resort ***, Morávka (source)
Palkovice › South-West: Czech Republic: Sjezdovka, Palkovice (source)
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