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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.
From Prague (Praha)
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 €)
Solar system model
There is a to-scale model of Solar system.
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.
Both Hradec nad Moravicí and Raduň were voted among the most beautiful castles in Czech Republic. Both are surounded with beautiful gardens and parks.