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Jaroměř winter 2010 3.jpg
The Úpa near Jaroměř
Country Czech Republic
Physical characteristics
Main source Krkonoše
River mouth Elbe
Length 78.14 km (48.55 mi)
  • Average rate:
    6.99 m3/s (247 cu ft/s) near estuary
Basin features
Basin size 490.29 km2 (189.30 sq mi)

The Úpa (German: Aupa) is a river in the Czech Republic and a left tributary of the River Elbe (Czech: Labe). It originates in the Krkonoše mountain range at an elevation of 1,422 metres and flows for 78.14 kilometres. It enters the Elbe near Jaroměř.

It flows through several towns and villages, including Pec pod Sněžkou, Mladé Buky, Trutnov, Úpice and Česká Skalice.


Coordinates: 50°21′12″N 15°55′51″E / 50.35333°N 15.93083°E / 50.35333; 15.93083