Public buses and trolleybuses carry you around the city for 12 CZK. There are only coin-operated machines inside buses and trolleybuses. They are pretty annoying. If you do not have coins, you have no chance to enter no matter how rich you are. [http://www.mdpo.cz/mapy/mapa_b.jpg Map of public transport lines]
Public buses and trolleybuses carry you around the city for 12 CZK. There are only coin-operated machines inside buses and trolleybuses. [http://www.mdpo.cz/mapy/mapa_b.jpg Map of public transport lines]
Commuter trains connect Opava with Ostrava, which is a major railway hub with direct trains to Prague and many cities in Poland, Slovakia, Austria etc. The trains go hourly and the trip from Ostrava takes 40 minutes.
Go through D1 highway to Brno and continue through Olomouc. Or D11 to Hradec Králové and continue through E11.
Go to Ostrava Mošnov, Brno Tuřany or Praha Ruzyně airports. Nearest airport (Ostrava) is about 80 km away. Smaller aircraft may land on Dolní Benešov or Krnov airport about 20 km away.
By public transport
Public buses and trolleybuses carry you around the city for 12 CZK. There are only coin-operated machines inside buses and trolleybuses. Map of public transport lines
You can as well go by taxi, about CZK 20 per km (aprox. 0.7 €)
konkatedrála Nanebevzetí Panny Marie
kostel svatého Vojtěcha
kostel svatého Ducha
Solar system model
There is a to-scale model of Solar system.
Sun is represented by the concrete ball on Horní náměstí (Upper square).
Mercury is next to Slezské divadlo (Silesian theater) on the oposite side of the square.
Venus, Earth and Moon are in "Dvořákovy sady" city park.
Mars is situated between Čapkova and Olbrichova streets in front of Silesian University.
Jupiter is in "Městské sady" on Jaselská street.
Saturn is situated in "Jaktař" part of the city (head towards Krnov or Bruntál)
Uranus, Neptune and Pluto are spread in vilages around Opava.
There are many good restaurants around Opava, but some are closed on Sundays. Waiters not allways speak other than czech language.
There are several great bakeries around the city too.
Meal delievery is at very good level in Opava. Try Kašpárkova Pizza, Presto Pizza, Tudle Nudle (asian, italian and national noodles) or Pizzeria Uno, but rather ask someone speaking czech to order one. Don't expect phone operators to be good at english.
There are two Evžen cafés  and  in the city centre. Place where it is allways possible to find good people. Many artists, musicians, students and so on. Jazz sessions, concerts. Great places to meet people interested in art, music, photography and so. Open daily.
Mrkev small friendly music club at Sněmovní ulice near Dolní náměstí.