Discover Prague and Southern Bohemia

DATES (12 days):

Saturday, 12th of August – Wednesday, 23rd of August, 2017

HOSTING CLUBS:

RC Ceske Budejovice and RC Hluboka nad Vltavou-Golf

PARTICIPANTS:

20 participants. One boy or one girl from each country (nonsmokers)

AGE:

14 – 16

LOCATION:

Czech Republic:
First 2 days in Prague (2 nights) and 10 days in Southern Bohemia

ACCOMMODATION:

2 nights at a Prague’s hostel and 10 days (9 nights) at a camp

LANGUAGES:

Good level of English

PROGRAMME:

Refer to the following pages

ARRIVAL:

Participants shall arrive on Saturday, 12th of August, 2017 at:

  • Prague’s airport
  • or Prague’s train Main Station
  • or Prague’s bus station
  • or by car (parents, etc.) at student hostel Klub Amfora,
  • Pujmanove 9, 140 00 Praha 4

DEPARTURE:

Participants will return from River Camp to Prague’s bus station Roztyly (info only for car pick-ups) on Tuesday, 23rd of August, 2017 around 12:30 p. m.
Then, participants will be transferred by the host RC members to

  • Prague’s airport for flights departing after 15:00* or
  • Prague’s train Main Station for departures after 13:30*
  • or Prague’s other bus stations for departures after
  • 13:30*
  • parental (etc.) car pick ups will be assisted by host
  • rotary club members at Roztyly bus station from 12:30

Note * individual transfers from camp to Prague’s departure location can be arranged to catch earlier connections on 23rd of August.

OFFICIAL PAPERS:

Tourist visa to the Czech Republic (where necessary)

COSTS:

No cost for accommodation, food, drinks, and for transportation from Prague to River Camp site.  Participants pay only for their transportation from their home to/from Prague and should have recommended personal pocket money of about 150 Euros.

INSURANCE:

Participants shall have health insurance, accident, third party liability and repatriation all applicable in the Czech Republic.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:

30th of June, 2017

APPLICATIONS:

First 20 acceptable applications will be approved. Standard Short Term Rotary International Youth Exchange Application forms to be sent via e-mail to

  • Mr. Žiga SCHMIDT
  • E-mail: ziga.schmidt (at) rye2240.org
  • Cell: +421 910 919 831

with electronic copies to

  • Mr. Jan Bílek,
  • E-mail: jan.bilek (at) rye2240.org
  • Cell: +420 602 204 446

and electronic copies to host Rotary clubs:
RC Ceske Budejovice: Emanuel Krejcar, ekrejcar (at) seznam.cz, Cell. +420 725 051 814
RC Hluboka nad Vltavou: Petr Strnad, dhs.energy (at) gmail.com, Cell. +420 777 142 927