Varvažov

Varvažov is a village and municipality (obec) in Písek District in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic.

Varvažov
Municipality
Saint Catherine Church and the castle
Saint Catherine Church and the castle
Varvažov is located in Czech Republic
Varvažov
Varvažov
Coordinates: 49°26′20″N 14°8′33″E / 49.43889°N 14.14250°E / 49.43889; 14.14250Coordinates: 49°26′20″N 14°8′33″E / 49.43889°N 14.14250°E / 49.43889; 14.14250
Country Czech Republic
RegionSouth Bohemian
DistrictPísek
Area
 • Total25.14 km2 (9.71 sq mi)
Elevation
426 m (1,398 ft)
Population
 (2019)[1]
 • Total186
 • Density7.4/km2 (19/sq mi)
Postal code
397 01
Websitehttps://www.varvazov-obec.cz/

The municipality covers an area of 25.14 square kilometres (9.71 sq mi), and has a population of around 180.

Varvažov lies approximately 16 kilometres (10 mi) north of Písek, 57 km (35 mi) north-west of České Budějovice, and 75 km (47 mi) south of Prague.

The award-winning film Sekal Has to Die was shot in the village.

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of municipalities of the Czech Republic". Czech Statistical Office. 1 January 2019.