Headed to Prague? Maybe you should know a little something about the geography of The Czech Republic.

  1. The following is a high-level overview of basic geography of The Czech Republic.
  2. Location: Central Europe, southeast of Germany
  3. Geographic Coordinates: 49 45 N, 15 30 E
  4. Total Area: 78,866 sq km
  5. Land Area: 77,276 sq km
  6. Water Area: 1,590 sq km
  7. Comparative Area: Slightly smaller than South Carolina
  8. Border Countries: Austria 362 km, Germany 646 km, Poland 658 km, Slovakia 215 km
  9. Coastline: 0 km (landlocked)
  10. Elevation Lowest Point: Elbe River 115 m
  11. Elevation Highest Point: Snezka 1,602 m