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Cesky Krumlov is probably the most perfect historic town in the Czech Republic and indeed in Europe. The UNESCO-listed town has the second-largest castle in the Czech Republic and over  300 listed buildings, lots of museums and galleries, as well as dozens  of restaurants and bars. In addition to all this history Cesky Krumlov offers outdoor activities, including cycling, walking and canoeing through the beautiful South Bohemian countryside.

 

Some Sights in Cesky Krumlov

  • Cesky Krumlov Castle 
  • Egon Schiele Gallery
  • the Regional Museum 
  • canoe and raft hire for the day or half-day
  • the Architectural Museum
  • the many cultural events that occur in the town, especially the Festival of the Five-Petal Rose
  • Eggenberg Brewery - tours and tastings at the local brewery
  • the Moldavite Museum.

Holidays We Offer That Include Cesky Krumlov 

Festival of the 5-Petalled Rose & UNESCO Treasures

16th - 28th June 2016

Three days of guided trips around some of the best small towns and villages in South Bohemia (including 4 UNESCO listed sites) are integrated into this holiday package which includes two major festivals in Cesky Krumlov.

The Festival of the 5-Petalled Rose is the highpoint of the Cesky Krumlov year. For three days the whole town is filled with music, activities, processions, buskers and people in historical costumes. Accommodation sells out  a year in advance, but we have a room reserved for you!

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Guided Tour April - September

Historic South Bohemia A La Carte

Stay in Cesky Krumlov and choose from a selection of guided trips to create your own personal guided tour.
Trips include visits to

  • Zlata Koruna Gothic Abbey  
  • Holasovice UNESCO Heritage Village,
  • Hluboka Castle - one of the Republic's most popular destinations
  • Trebon - a historic town set in UNESCO-listed lakeland
  • Jindrichuv Hradec - with its Gothic castle, tapestry centre and 
  • Vitkuv Kamen Castle in the Sumava Forest
  • and more

Prices include accommodation, plus your choice of trips. 

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Self-guided April - October

South Bohemia Walking Holiday

This is a flexible holiday which allows you to explore South Bohemia. You can walk as much or as little as you wish and you don't have to decide in advance. 

Some of the sights on the walks are:
  • the Sumava National Park,
  • Dvici Kamen castle, & Zlata Koruna Abbey,
  • the woods of the Blansky Les Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty & the Klet Mountain
  • Lake Lipno - the largest lake in the country
  • Lake Olsina with its museum of fish-farming 

The package are 3* accommodation in Cesky Krumlov, walks pack, transfers from Prague and the loan of an emergency phone. We can also offer accommodation in Prague as part of the package. 

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Self-guided Anytime

Cesky Krumlov Plus

Combine a stay in Cesky Krumlov with a stay in one of the following destinations:

We arrange accommodation in selected hotels in both Cesky Krumlov and the other destination and transfers between the two cities. If you prefer to hire a car, we can advise on an itinerary. 

For more information please email admin@czechtours.co.uk

Self-guided Tour 

In the Footsteps of Egon Schiele


Artist Egon Schiele lived and worked in Cesky Krumlov, the home town of his mother. His studies of the roofs of Cesky Krumlov are lovely. 

This tour takes you to Vienna, Tulln on the Danube and Cesky Krumlov as you follow in the footsteps of the controversial artist.

To find out more email admin@czechtours.co.uk

Family Self-guided Holiday

Land of Fairytales (7 nights)

Stay in a self-catering apartment or cottage* in the area near the fairytale town of Cesky Krumlov. Lake Lipno is like an inland sea with a whole range of attractions and sports activities available. Hire a bike and enjoy the many trails in the area. Or you can take a walk through the treetops, visit the otters in the Sumava or take a scooter downhill. In Cesky Krumlov you will find bears in the castle moat, two puppet museums and a maze of mirrors.

The holiday includes accommodation, package of suggested activities, and optional transfers (although we recommend you hire a car).

* One of our cottages even comes with its own petting zoo!

Land of Fairytales Plus Prague

We have two apartment hotels in Prague that welcome children, so you can combine this holiday with a stay in Prague. 

To discuss your requirements email admin@czechtours.co.uk

Available as a guided and as a self-guided tour

May and July/Aug (guided) April - Oct (self-guided)

Bohemian UNESCO Bike Tour

This 8-day tour not only takes you through the UNESCO listed heritage towns of Prague, Cesky Krumlov and Telc, but also four other fascinating historic towns of Trebon, Jindrichuv Hradec, Ceske Budejovice and Hluboka nad Vltavou. The tour will also take you through many diverse landscapes. 

Moderate ability.

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Available as a guided and as a self-guided tour

May - September (guided), April - Oct (self-guided)

Prague - Vienna Greenways Cycle Tour  

Available as a guided or self-guided tour, this 8-day cycling tour takes you from Prague through the South Bohemia, the Trebon Lakelands, South Moravia and on to Vienna. 

Moderate ability.

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Any Time

Krumlov Accommodation +

We have hotels and apartments in Cesky Krumlov as well as holiday cottages in the surrounding countryside. We can arrange transfers from Prague. 

For more information please email admin@czechtours.co.uk