Holidays in the Czech Republic

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Jicin is the perfect place to stay in while exploring Czech Paradise (Cesky Raj). It is a small historic town with its own chateau situated on its main square. We have a special walking holiday based in the town (see below).

                   

Some Sights in Jicin

  • Jicin Chateau - housing the town museum, which includes a museum of play
  • a well-preserved historical centre, built around a rectangular square with a regular Gothic street layout, and arcaded Renaissance and Baroque houses 
  • well-marked footpaths and cycle routes in to Czech Paradise - bikes can be hired in the town the 
  • Jicin to Turnov train route - one of the most popular railway journeys in the Czech Republic 
  • Baroque landscaping in the country around the town

Holidays We Offer That Include Jicin

April - September Self-guided

Czech Paradise Walking Holiday


Czech Paradise (Cesky Raj) has many castles, as well as lovely timbered wooden cottages and farms. The variety of landscapes result in a wide-range of flora and fauna. 

Some of the sights on the walks are:

  • Prachovske Rock Town &  Hruba Skala Rock Town
  • Kost Castle, Trosky Castle & Valstein Castle
  • Turnov - a town of gem-cutters
  • Marian Garden - Baroque chapels hidden in the landscap
  • The Plakanek Valley Nature Reserve.  
  • Sobotka historic reserve - traditional wooden houses 

The package are 3* accommodation in Jicin 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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April - September - Geological Holiday

Rock Towns, Gems and Caves 

Czech Paradise is a designated European Geopark. In a relatively small area you can find many types of rocks and minerals from different geological periods. Explore the amazing rock town formations, extinct volcanoes and the limestone caves at Bozkov. Visit museums dedicate to the local gems and gem-cutting industry. We offer cottage and hotel-based holidays which come with selection of geological walks and suggested excursions.

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April to October

Family Holiday in Narnia (7 nights)

The rock towns of northern Czech Republic (both in Czech Switzerland and Czech Paradise) provided locations for Disney's Chronicles of Narnia movies. You will even find castles built into the rocks, that used to be home to robber barons. Rumjaz, the Czech Robin Hood character, is everywhere in Czech Paradise. There is lots to do and see and we give you a pack of suggestions for activities for young and older children.

For the Narnia Holiday you stay in a self-catering apartment or cottage. We recommend you hire a car, but public transport can be used.

Email us on admin@czechtours.co.uk for more information.

April to October

Two-centre Holidays - Prague & Jicin

For all these Jicin holidays you will probably arrive in Prague. Why not add some time in the Czech Republic's capital to your holiday and get double the experience. 

We have selected hotels and apartments in Prague available at a range of prices. 

For families we have two apartment hotels which are geared to your needs. For information, check out our family holidays section.

Jicin & Hradec Kralove

The fascinating city of Hradec Kralove is an easy train journey away from Jicin. 

Email us on admin@czechtours.co.uk for more information.