A Travel Price Comparison for Families, Couples, and Backpackers Belgrade vs. Prague for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit Belgrade or Prague?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

Trying to figure out where to travel next? This travel comparison between Belgrade and Prague can help. It includes a travel cost comparison in addition to other factors. For many travelers, the cost of a destination is a primary consideration when choosing where to go.

Where Should I go: Belgrade or Prague?

Belgrade

Belgrade is the capital city of the Republic of Serbia. Dating back to the 4th Century BC, is has seen many changes from Celtic tribes at its earliest beginnings to Roman rule, the Ottoman Empire, and Serbian independence. Relics of its past can be seen today in Belgrade's architecture and museums, while there are also a host of contemporary activities like nightlife, clubs, cafes, and concerts.

Prague

Prague is the capital city of the Czech Republic. It is also the largest city in the country and one of the largest cities in Central Europe. Prague has long enticed travelers for its beautiful architecture, impressive bridges, detailed cathedrals, and fascinating history. Prague is unique in that is remained almost completely undamaged during World War II. The medieval city center still feels like you've stepped back in time. Despite this historic atmosphere, there is still a lot of vibrant energy and you'll find many different live music venues, art galleries, modern restaurants, and unique festivals throughout the year.

Which city is cheaper, Prague or Belgrade?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Belgrade is $32, while the average daily cost in Prague is $80. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each city. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Belgrade and Prague in more detail.



Accommodation
  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Belgrade $22
    Prague $49
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Belgrade $44
    Prague $98

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Belgrade $4.03
    Prague $6.05

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Belgrade

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Belgrade:

  • VISIT SERBIA: Belgrade Railway Station - Private Transfer & Pick Up: $6.64
  • Private Airport Transfer: from Belgrade to Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport (BEG): $16
  • Private Arrival Transfer Belgrade Airport to Belgrade City: $17
  • Private Departure Transfer from Belgrade City to Belgrade Airport: $17
  • Belgrade airport transfer service: $33
  • Private Transfer from Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport (BEG): $33
  • Private Airport Round-Trip Transfer: Belgrade Airport to Belgrade City: $35
  • Feel Belgrade airport transfer: $36
  • Private luxury airport transfer with black Mercedes E-class and free WiFi access: $40
  • Private transfer from Belgrade Airport: $40
  • Departure Private Transfer: Belgrade Hotels to Belgrade International Airport: $42
  • Private Transfer from Belgrade Downtown to Belgrade Airport (BEG): $42

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Prague

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Prague:

  • Ultra - Prague Private Airport Transfer from City Centre to Prague Airport PRG: $8.71
  • Prague Airport Shared Departure Transfer: $12
  • Prague Airport Shared Arrival Transfer And Half-Day City Walking Tour: $13
  • Shared Departure Transfer: Prague Hotel to Prague Airport: $14
  • Prague Airport: Shared Shuttle Transfers: $16
  • Private Airport Transfer: from Prague to Vaclav Havel Airport Prague (PRG): $17
  • Private Airport Transfer: Vaclav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) to Prague: $17
  • Private Departure Transfer from Prague to Prague Airports: $17
  • Private Arrival Transfer from Vaclav Airport (PRG) to Prague City Center: $18
  • Private Departure Transfer from Prague City Center to Vaclav Airport (PRG): $18
  • Private Arrival or Departure Transfer: Prague Airport: $19
  • Transfer in Private Vehicle from Prague City Center to Airport: $21

Is it cheaper to fly into Belgrade or Prague?

Prices for flights to both Prague and Belgrade change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.





Food
  • Food Meals for one day
    Belgrade $6.68
    Prague $19

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Belgrade

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Belgrade.

  • VISIT SERBIA: Private Cooking Lesson in Belgrade: $70
  • 5-Hour Small Group Food Tour with Local Guide: $85
  • Folklore night in Belgrade with dinner: $191

Typical Food prices in Prague

Some typical examples of dining costs in Prague are as follows:


  • Fruit
    $3.94
  • Lunch for One
    $12
  • Bananas
    $0.56
  • Cookies
    $0.31

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Prague

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Prague.

  • Prague City Tour by Bus With Optional Boat Tour, Charles Bridge Museum and Dinner: $15
  • Traditional Balkan Burek cooking class and dinner in Prague for small groups: $59
  • Medieval Dinner with Transfers: $69
  • 3-Hour Dinner Cruise with Transfers: $77
  • Mozart Concert and Dinner in Prague: $82
  • Roman pasta cooking class and dinner in Prague: $90
  • Czech Folklore Show with dinner and private transfer: $96
  • Dinner cruise - open buffet - with 2 incl transfers: $106
  • Folklore Evening Including Traditional Czech Dinner in Prague: $107
  • Medieval Dinner with Transfers: $108
  • Medieval dinner in Prague with incl transports: $118
  • Prague Cooking Class with Tereza: $121

Entertainment
  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Belgrade $3.25
    Prague $12

Tours and Activities in Belgrade

Some specific costs of activities, tours, and entrance tickets for Belgrade are as follows:

  • Belgrade Nightclub Pass with Skip the Line: $1.00
  • VISIT SERBIA: Belgrade Sightseeing - Half Day Tour: $7.07
  • VISIT SERBIA: Create Your Own Belgrade - Half Day Tour: $7.07
  • VISIT SERBIA: Belgrade Panoramic Sightseeing Tour: $7.96
  • VISIT SERBIA: Create Your Own Panoramic Belgrade Tour: $7.96
  • VISIT SERBIA: Belgrade Hop-on Hop-off - Create Your Own Private Half Day Tour: $7.96
  • VISIT SERBIA: Belgrade Panoramic Sightseeing Tour: $7.99
  • Create Your Own Private Panoramic Belgrade Tour: $12
  • VISIT SERBIA: Create Your Own Belgrade - Half Day Tour: $12
  • VISIT SERBIA: Belgrade Hop-on Hop-off - Create Your Own Private Half Day Tour: $12
  • VISIT SERBIA: Belgrade Panoramic Sightseeing Tour - Create Your Own Private Tour: $14
  • Belgrade Self-Guided Audio Tour: $15

Typical Entertainment prices in Prague

Some typical examples of activities, tours, and entrance ticket prices in Prague are as follows:


  • Opera Tickets
    $3.94
  • Two Tickets for Charles Bridge Tower
    $5.51
  • Image Theatre for Two
    $38

Tours and Activities in Prague

Some specific costs of activities, tours, and entrance tickets for Prague are as follows:

  • Skip the Line: Prague Botanical Garden Outdoor Exposition Ticket: $4.35
  • Entrance Ticket: $5.29
  • Entrance Ticket: $6.22
  • Skip the Line: iFriday & iWeekend at Apple Museum: Discount PASS Ticket: $6.84
  • Skip the Line: iMonday at Apple Museum: Discount PASS Ticket: $7.09
  • Skip the Line: Prague - Papilonia - Butterfly House Ticket: $7.71
  • Old Town Exploration Game & City Tour: $7.93
  • Skip the Line: Apple Museum in Prague Entrance Ticket: $8.71
  • Skip the Line Access to LEGO┬« Museum in the Centre of Prague: $9.21
  • Everyday Prague Tour: $11
  • Skip-the-Line Prague National Film Museum Ticket: $11
  • Skip the Line: iTuesday & iWednesday at Apple Museum: Discount PASS Ticket: $11

Alcohol
  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Belgrade $15
    Prague $8.23

Sample the Local Flavors in Belgrade

Here are a few nightlife and alcohol tours and activities from local tour providers in Belgrade:

  • BEERgrade Pub Crawl Tour: $24
  • Belgrade Pub Crawl (by Belgrade Nightlife Tours): $37
  • Belgrade Unique Local Wine Tasting Tour (By Belgrade Nightlife Tours): $37
  • Belgrade Wine Tasting: $42
  • Pearl of North Serbia, trip to Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci with wine tasting: $52
  • Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci Wine Tour From Belgrade: $68
  • From Sremski Karlovci & Novi Sad with Wine Tasting in a cellar: $75
  • Oplenac Royal Complex and Wine Tasting Full Day Tour from Belgrade: $93
  • Day trip from Serbian Wine Story - Wine Tasting in Sumadija Region: $131
  • Private Day Trip from Avala and Royal Town Topola with Wine Tasting: $137
  • Private Day Trip from Viminacium & Smederevo Fort with Wine Tasting: $149
  • Private Wine Tour in Royal Region: $157

Typical Alcohol prices in Prague

Here are a few samples of the prices for alcohol and nightlife in Prague from other travelers:


  • A Bottle of Wine
    $6.26

Sample the Local Flavors in Prague

Also in Prague, these are the prices for nightlife and alcohol related activities from various tour providers:

  • Bar Crawl with 2-Hour Open Bar: $28
  • Taste wine properly - wine tasting session: $30
  • 1-Hour Segway Experience and Brewery Tour: $56
  • 3-hour Brewery Segway Tour including Monastic Beers: $85
  • Private 3-Hour Monastery Brewery Segway Tour + Beers: $85
  • Private Karlovy Vary with Royal Brewery or Mozer Full Day Trip: $128
  • Private Kutna Hora with Sedlec Ossuary and Local brewery Full Day Trip: $149
  • Pilsner Urquell brewery and Pilsen City Private tour from Prague All-Inclusive: $199
  • Prague Wine Tasting and Countryside Small-Group Tour with Lunch: $215
  • Private Tour: Chateau Lany and Krakovec Castle and Krusovice Royal Brewery from Prague Including Tasting and Czech Lunch: $217
  • Pilsner Urquell brewery private day trip and cheese tasting on family eco-farm: $220
  • Private Pilsner Urquell brewery, Pilsen City and Bohemian Glass factory day tour: $230


When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Belgrade and Prague, we can see that Prague is more expensive. And not only is Belgrade much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Belgrade would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Belgrade and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Prague would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Prague than you might in Belgrade.


When is the best time to visit Belgrade or Prague?

Both destinations experience a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. And since both cities are in the northern hemisphere, summer is in July and winter is in January.

Should I visit Belgrade or Prague in the Summer?

Both Prague and Belgrade are popular destinations to visit in the summer with plenty of activities. Also, many travelers come to Prague for the city activities, the music scene, and the family-friendly experiences.

In July, Belgrade is generally a little warmer than Prague. Temperatures in Belgrade average around 23°C (73°F), and Prague stays around 19°C (66°F).

It's quite sunny in Prague. The sun comes out a lot this time of the year in Belgrade. Belgrade usually receives more sunshine than Prague during summer. At this time of the year, Belgrade gets 285 hours of sunny skies, while Prague receives 216 hours of full sun.

In July, Belgrade usually receives around the same amount of rain as Prague. At this time of the year, Belgrade gets 66 mm (2.6 in) of rain, while Prague receives 70 mm (2.7 in) of rain.


  • Summer Average Temperatures July
    Belgrade 23°C (73°F) 
    Prague 19°C (66°F)

Should I visit Belgrade or Prague in the Autumn?

Both Prague and Belgrade during the autumn are popular places to visit. Also, many visitors come to Prague in the autumn for the city's sights and attractions, the shopping scene, the music scene, and the natural beauty of the area.

Belgrade is a little warmer than Prague in the autumn. The temperature in Belgrade is usually 14°C (57°F) in October, and Prague stays around 11°C (52°F).

In the autumn, Belgrade often gets more sunshine than Prague. Belgrade gets 168 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Prague receives 124 hours of full sun.

Belgrade usually gets around the same amount of rain in October as Prague. Belgrade gets 40 mm (1.6 in) of rain, while Prague receives 42 mm (1.7 in) of rain this time of the year.


  • Autumn Average Temperatures October
    Belgrade 14°C (57°F) 
    Prague 11°C (52°F)

Should I visit Belgrade or Prague in the Winter?

The winter attracts plenty of travelers to both Belgrade and Prague. Also, most visitors come to Prague for the museums, the shopping scene, and the cuisine during these months.

Prague can be very cold during winter. Belgrade can get quite cold in the winter. In the winter, Belgrade is much warmer than Prague. Typically, the winter temperatures in Belgrade in January are around 2°C (35°F), and Prague is about 1°C (33°F).

Belgrade usually receives more sunshine than Prague during winter. At this time of the year, Belgrade gets 71 hours of sunny skies, while Prague receives 49 hours of full sun.

In January, Belgrade usually receives more rain than Prague. At this time of the year, Belgrade gets 49 mm (1.9 in) of rain, while Prague receives 42 mm (1.7 in) of rain.


  • Winter Average Temperatures January
    Belgrade 2°C (35°F) 
    Prague 1°C (33°F)

Should I visit Belgrade or Prague in the Spring?

The spring brings many poeple to Belgrade as well as Prague. Also, the spring months attract visitors to Prague because of the activities around the city and the natural beauty.

In April, Belgrade is generally a little warmer than Prague. Temperatures in Belgrade average around 14°C (56°F), and Prague stays around 10°C (49°F).

In the spring, Belgrade often gets more sunshine than Prague. Belgrade gets 178 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Prague receives 145 hours of full sun.

Belgrade usually gets more rain in April than Prague. Belgrade gets 59 mm (2.3 in) of rain, while Prague receives 51 mm (2 in) of rain this time of the year.


  • Spring Average Temperatures April
    Belgrade 14°C (56°F) 
    Prague 10°C (49°F)

Typical Weather for Prague and Belgrade

Belgrade Prague
Temp (°C) Rain (mm) Temp (°C) Rain (mm)
Jan 2°C (35°F) 49 mm (1.9 in) 1°C (33°F) 42 mm (1.7 in)
Feb 4°C (39°F) 44 mm (1.7 in) 2°C (35°F) 36 mm (1.4 in)
Mar 9°C (47°F) 50 mm (2 in) 6°C (42°F) 39 mm (1.5 in)
Apr 14°C (56°F) 59 mm (2.3 in) 10°C (49°F) 51 mm (2 in)
May 18°C (65°F) 71 mm (2.8 in) 14°C (57°F) 63 mm (2.5 in)
Jun 21°C (70°F) 90 mm (3.5 in) 18°C (64°F) 76 mm (3 in)
Jul 23°C (73°F) 66 mm (2.6 in) 19°C (66°F) 70 mm (2.7 in)
Aug 23°C (73°F) 52 mm (2 in) 19°C (66°F) 78 mm (3.1 in)
Sep 19°C (67°F) 51 mm (2 in) 16°C (60°F) 52 mm (2.1 in)
Oct 14°C (57°F) 40 mm (1.6 in) 11°C (52°F) 42 mm (1.7 in)
Nov 8°C (47°F) 54 mm (2.1 in) 6°C (43°F) 47 mm (1.9 in)
Dec 3°C (38°F) 58 mm (2.3 in) 2°C (36°F) 49 mm (1.9 in)


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