Soon after arriving in Prague I contacted a private company called Interlov Praha., S. R. O., which arranges hunts in conjunction with local hunting guides and organizations. With a minimum of red tape, they arrange for your hunting license and liability insurance, which can be purchased for one day, a month or even a full year. They can also arrange, through Czech consulates, importation permits for firearms. The issue is more problematic in my particular situation of long-term residency, but those issues are not germane to anyone arranging a hunt of less than 30 days. Interlov charges a daily organizational fee for each hunt and a one-time handling fee to be paid by any single hunter or group. Interlov will arrange for a hunting guard (guide) and also your meals and accommodations. The price of lodging depends on a client's specific requests or comfort level and on availability in any particular hunting area.
Since coming to Prague, I have been on a number of hunts arranged through Interlov. Some were successful, some not, but they were always well organized, relatively inexpensive and, for the most part, interesting. To be fair, some of the lack of success has been due to the fact that I arrange relatively short hunts, usually on just a two- or three-day weekend. Most of the hunting is conducted from high seats or stands placed on field edges. Usually, the guide is in the seat with the hunter but not always.........(continued)