Our Region

Beskydy

Familiarize yourself with the most Eastern region of the Czech Republic - the Moravian-Silesian region. You will learn that this is a truly diverse and distinctive place, which not only draws attention to its attractions but also to its Genius Loci (the spirit of the place). Today, it is an important region to learn about and to get to know it even better! The nature and the total diversity is one of the most beautiful aspects of our region. The most beautiful and the most valuable natural mountains are Hrubý Jeseník and Moravian-Silesian Beskydy. Among them is an extremely varied region with the most beautiful areas called Poodří with swamp forests, wetlands and ponds. The population of our region is about 1.3 million inhabitants. Most people live in the district of Ostrava-city. The region is very business and industry oriented – there are over 20,000 companies and 23 industrial zones.