Holidays in the Czech Republic

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Hradec Kralove is a fascinating city to the east of Prague. Known as the Salon of the Republic it is famous for the wide range of wonderful 20th century buildings created by architects such Jan Kotera and Josef Gocar. 

Some Sights in Hradec Kralove

  • The Salon of the Republic Trail taking in the major buildings from the inter-war period
  • The Regional Museum - an interesting collection but the building and art deco interior are worth it alone
  • Modern Art Gallery - a nationally important collection
  • Hucak hydroelectric plant - a beautiful Art Nouveau building houses a renewable energy exhibition
  • A stay in Hradec Kralove can be combined with a trip by train to Jicin and Czech Paradise
  • Take a trip to nearby Kuks for Baroque statues and buildings

26th September - 3rd October 2016

20th Century Architecture Tour

This expert-guided 7-day small group (maximum 6 people) . Among the buildings you will visit are Alfons Loos' Muller Villa in Prague, the cubist Bauerova Villa, the art nouveau Obecni Dum in Prague, the Regional Museum in Hradec Kralove, the Mies van der Rohe's modernist masterpiece Villa Tugendhat, and the modernist offices of Zlin. Plus architectural walking tours of Prague, Hradec Kralove, Zlin and Brno

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This tour is also available as a private tour.

April - September 

Hradec Kralove and Czech Paradise

A direct trainline links Hradec Kralove with Jicin and the rest of Czech Paradise. We offer a two-centre holiday combining modern architecture and beautiful countryside.

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