Prague Czech Republic vector map svg free

Editable Vector Map of the Prague Czech Republic in SVG format.
Can be edited in the following programs: Adobe Illustrator, CorelDraw, InkScape
Principal streets and roads, names places, residential streets and roads, road number labels, water objects, land use areas.

Prague Czech Republic vector map svg free

Prague Czech Republic vector map svg free

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Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is renowned for its historic charm, beautiful architecture, and vibrant culture. Here are some of the principal streets, roads, and city districts:

Principal Streets and Roads:

  1. Wenceslas Square (Václavské náměstí):
    • A major commercial and cultural center, this square is more like a boulevard. It’s lined with shops, restaurants, and historical buildings.
  2. Charles Bridge (Karlův most):
    • This historic bridge crosses the Vltava River and connects the Old Town with the Lesser Town (Malá Strana). It’s adorned with statues and offers beautiful views of the city.
  3. Parizska Street (Pařížská ulice):
    • Known for its luxury shops and high-end boutiques, Pařížská Street runs from the Old Town Square to the river.
  4. Národní třída:
    • A significant avenue in the city center, it is known for cultural institutions like the National Theatre and commercial establishments.
  5. Celetná Street:
    • One of the oldest streets in Prague, it runs through the Old Town and is part of the Royal Route, a historical path through the city.
  6. Vinohradská Street:
    • This long street runs through the Vinohrady district, known for its beautiful residential buildings and vibrant nightlife.
  7. Letenská Street:
    • A major street in the Lesser Town that leads to the Letná Park and offers stunning views over the city.

Key Districts:

  1. Old Town (Staré Město):
    • The historic heart of Prague, featuring the Old Town Square, the Astronomical Clock, and many Gothic and Baroque buildings.
  2. Lesser Town (Malá Strana):
    • Located below Prague Castle, this area is known for its narrow streets, picturesque squares, and Baroque architecture.
  3. New Town (Nové Město):
    • Founded in the 14th century, it includes Wenceslas Square and Národní třída. It’s a bustling area with shops, restaurants, and nightlife.
  4. Josefov (Jewish Quarter):
    • This historical Jewish ghetto features synagogues, the Jewish Museum, and the Old Jewish Cemetery.
  5. Prague Castle District (Hradčany):
    • Dominated by Prague Castle, this district offers panoramic views of the city and includes St. Vitus Cathedral and the Golden Lane.
  6. Vinohrady:
    • A vibrant residential district known for its Art Nouveau architecture, parks, and lively nightlife scene.
  7. Žižkov:
    • A bohemian district with a distinctive tower, Žižkov is known for its pubs, clubs, and alternative culture.
  8. Vyšehrad:
    • A historic fort located on a hill overlooking the Vltava River, with a beautiful park, a cemetery where many famous Czechs are buried, and stunning views.

These streets and districts capture the essence of Prague, offering a mix of historical charm and modern vibrancy that makes the city a unique and attractive destination.

Author: Kirill Shrayber, Ph.D.

I have been working with vector cartography for over 25 years, including GPS, GIS, Adobe Illustrator and other professional cartographic software.