Plzen Region (Plzensky kraj) is an administrative unit (kraj) in the western part of Bohemia in the Czech Republic. It is named after its capital Plzen. In terms of area, the Plzen Region is the third largest region in the Czech Republic; however, in terms of population it ranks ninth. Find property for sale in Plzen Region.
The Pilsen Region lies in the southwest of the Czech Republic. It borders Karlovy Vary in the northwest, the Usti Region in the north, in the northwest the Central Bohemian Region and the South Bohemian Region in the east. The longest border is with Germany (Bavaria) in the southwest. The region has a suitable position between the capital of Prague and western European countries. Get your own property in Plzen Region.
A great part of the region is covered by the mountain ranges Sumava and Cesky les, places famous for their picturesque countryside and developed tourist industry. The industrial production is based mainly in the regional capital of Plzen. The most famous local produce would undoubtedly be the world famous Prazdroj beer.
The location of the region is also significant in terms of tourism. There are a huge number of cultural and historical landmarks in the Plzen Region and it is a favorite destination of many tourists. Chodsko, part of the region very close to the Czech-German border, is one of the most attractive places. Visitors and inhabitants of the region can enjoy not only many cultural institutions, including theatres, cinemas, galleries, museums, castles and chateaus, but also many sports facilities, whether they are tourists, cyclists or, in winter, skiers. Buy your real-estate (flat, apartment, house, luxury villa, land or business/commercial property) in Plzen Region.
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