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Czech Republicn Visa Requirements
  • A medical maximum of at least 30,000 Euro (the equivalent being about $50,000 USD) with coverage for accidents, sudden illness for the entire length of stay.
  • A repatriation benefit.
  • An emergency medical evacuation benefit.
  • The insurance provider must have an office in Europe.
Czech Republic
It may appear unusual to buy travel medical insurance coverage when visiting Europe or any of the Schengen Countries from Travelers should note that the plans offered in this section of our website are designed by US insurers specially to satisfy Czech Republic visa requirements.

Travel medical insurance for holidaying in the Czech republic

The Czech Republic is a beautiful country in central Europe with a population of about 11 million and located between Germany, Poland, Slovakia and Austria. The beautiful capital city of Prague with a population of about two million is justifiably a tourist magnet and attracts over 6 million tourists annually. Prague is home to many renowned cultural attractions. The most notable attractions are the Prague Castle, the Charles Bridge (built in 1357), the Old Town Square with the Prague astronomical clock, the Jewish Quarter, Petřín hill and Vyšehrad. The historic centre of Prague is also listed in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites.

Beyond Prague, the country has much to offer, for example there is Kutná Hora about 50 miles to the east which was home to one of Europe's leading silver mines. Another spectacular attraction is the Bohemian Paradise which is now a UNESCO Geopark. The Bohemian Paradise has amazing natural beauty with many massive rock formations.

czech republic travel insurance
International and American tourists visiting the Czechia should buy good travel insurance. International visitors should note that domestic health insurance plans including the US Medicare plan does not provide health coverage outside national borders. Given the cost of healthcare in Europe, it is important to have Czech Republic travel insurance. International travel insurance plans offered by US insurance companies are specifically designed for the unique needs of international travelers.

Purchasing travel insurance for Ceská republika or any other European country on appears contradictory, however while we offer travel insurance for visiting the United States, we also provide international travel insurance plans that insures travelers in Europe. Czech Republic Visa Travel Insurance plans satisfy Schengen visa requirements if required for visa purposes.
  • Policy Maximum#1
  • Deductible#2
  • Visa Letter
    Sent immediately after purchase
  • Policy Maximum#1
  • Deductible#2
  • Visa Letter
    Sent immediately after purchase
  • Policy Maximum#1
  • Deductible#2
  • Visa Letter
    Available from client zone
  • Policy Maximum#1
  • Deductible#2
  • Visa Letter
    Sent immediately after purchase

#1  Policy Maximum is the maximum eligible medical expenses that the plan will cover.

#2  Deductible is the amount of expenses that must be paid out of pocket before an insurer will pay any expenses.

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Long term Europe Visa Insurance
US citizens who want to stay in any of the 25 Schengen countries for more than 90 days in a 180 day period need a Long Stay Visa. One of the requirements for this visa is proof of medical insurance with medical expenses coverage up to €30,000 (or the equivalent in US dollars) which is valid during the whole stay in the Schengen countries. The insurance company should provide a visa letter stating coverage amounts for medical expenses, emergency medical evacuation and repatriation while in Europe (or 'unlimited' if there is no limit of coverage).
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Travel insurance for Czech Republic residents visiting the US

Tourists from Czech Republic visiting the US should buy good travel medical insurance since healthcare is exorbitant there. Travel medical insurance offered by US providers are ideal for international tourists as it works well in the US health care system. Tourists can find the most appropriate plan for their needs by understanding the different factors to consider before buying travel insurance.
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Is travel insurance necessary for Czech Republic?

If you need a visa for traveling to Czech Republic (Schengen visa), then - Yes, Czech Republic travel insurance is necessary for applying for the Schengen visa. The Czech Republic visa travel insurance requirement is a minimum coverage of 30,000 Euros.
If you a citizen of a country which does not need a visa for traveling to Czech Republic, then buying travel insurance for Czech Republic is not mandatory for visits of less than 90 days. However given the cost of healthcare in Czech Republic, and that domestic health insurance offers little health insurance outside your home country, it is strongly recommended to buy travel insurance for Czech Republic.

How can I get travel medical insurance for Czech Republic?

Travelers to Czech Republic who need the Schengen visa can buy Czech Republic visa travel insurance on our website. Our Schengen visa travel insurance quote facility displays the travel insurance that satisfy Czech Republic visa consulate requirements. Once you complete buying the Czech Republic visa travel insurance online, you can download the required Czech Republic visa letter which you can submit while applying for the Schengen visa.

How much is travel insurance for Czech Republic visa?

The cost for the Czech Republic visa travel insurance varies depending on the age of the traveler and the duration of coverage required. The older the traveler the higher is the cost. The longer the duration of Czech Republic travel insurance required, the greater will be the cost. Our Czech Republic visa insurance application quote facility lists the travel insurance that satisfy Czech Republic visa consulate requirements.

Popular tourist destinations in Czech Republic


Prague has been the capital of Bohemia and of the Roman Empire. It flourished during both the Gothic and Renaissance eras.

Castle Karlstejn
Castle Karlstejn

The castle has served as a war fortress, a storehouse for treasure, and a royal home at different points.

Moravian Karst

This is a giant series of underground limestone caverns and gorges that stretch for thousands of square kilometers.


Olomouc is a city in the eastern province of Moravia in the Czech Republic. It’s known for its 6 baroque fountains and the 18th-century Holy Trinity Column.

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Czech Republic - General information

Czech Republic  Flag
map  Location

Central Europe

house  Capital


calendar  Best time to visit

April through October

currency  Currency

Czech koruna

population  Population

Around 1.06 crores

language  Language

Czech,German, Slovak

map  Vacation spots

Prague, Kutná Hora, Cesky Krumlov, Karlovy Vary, Telc, Olomouc, Litomysl, Moravian Karst, Plzen, Kromeriz, Brno.

Tourist information about Czech Republic

Czech Republicn Visa Information
  • Schengen visa is required for international travelers visiting Czech Republic or any Schengen country irrespective of the reason for travel.
  • You have to apply for Czech Republic visa at the Czech Republic embassy or consulate in the country of your residence.
  • The short stay visa for Czech Republic will be valid up to 90 days. Visa cannot be extended and a new application has to be made.
  • Once the application is submitted it will take from 48 hours to 8 weeks to issue the visa.
  • Insurance Plans available at American Visitor Insurance are applicable for
    • Schengen Visa A (Airport Transit Visa)
    • Visa B (Transit Visa)
    • Visa C (Travel Visa)
    • Visa D (Long Stay Visa).
Travelers are expected to have unused pages on the visa section while visiting Czech Republic or any foreign country. These pages will be utilized for any stamps on arrival or departure. Do also ensure that your passport is valid for at least 90 days after your travel dates.
When to visit
The best time to visit Czech Republic is from middle of the December through March.
Vacation Spots
Some of the top vacation spots in Czech Republic are Vienna, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Kitzbuhel, Graz, Linz, Baden, Saint Anton, Bregenz, Velden, Wels, Kaprun, Villach...
Schweinsbraten (Roast Pork), Beiried (Roastbeef), Bratwurst (Fried Sausage), Burenwurst (Boer Sausage), Cordon Bleu, Fleischbrot (Meat Bread), Fleischlaibchen, Gebackene Champignons (Baked Mushrooms),Grillhendl (Grilled Chicken), Grillteller Gulasch (Goulash), Jause (Cold Snack), Kasekrainer (Cheese Sausage), Palatschinken (Pancake),Punschkrapfen (Punch Doughnut) Schweinefilet (Pork Fillet), Seelachs Filet (Coal Fish Fillet), Wiener Schnitzel (Viennese Schnitzel), Eierspeise Berner Wurstel (Berner Sausages).
Some of the language spoken majority in Czech Republic are German, Alemannic and Austro-Bavarian. Other Minority languages are Turkish, Serbian, Burgenland Croatian, Hungarian, Bosnian and Slovene.

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