Day Trips from Prague

Český Krumlov is a city in the South Bohemia region of the Czech Republic. It’s bisected by the Vltava River, and dominated by its 13th-century castle. The castle has Gothic, Renaissance and baroque elements, an 11-hectare garden and an original 17th- century baroque theatre. There are panoramic views of the old town and the river from the top of its round belltower. After arrival walk towards the famous Český Krumlov Castle. Cesky Krumlov Castle is one of themost important monuments in Central Europe in terms of historical significance, architecture and scale. Due to its strategic location in the remote corner of South Bohemia the building development from 14th to 19th century including the material structure, interior installations and architectural details are preserved as per the original layout. Enjoy one of the following routes (subject to availability). Tour 1: The first route at Český Krumlov Castle is focused on the original castle interiors from the Ranaissance and Baroque periods (16th - 18th centuries). It includes among other rooms the Castle Chapel of St. George, Eggenberg Hall with a "golden" carriage and Masquerade Hall. Opening months: APR-OCT - Only on certain days Tour 2: The second tour route at Český Krumlov Castle focuses on the history of the Schwarzenberg family. It begins with a visit to the Schwarzenberg portrait gallery with paintings of members from the forefather Erkinger up to the early 20th century, and ends with a tour of the corridors of the "Cloak" Bridge. Opening months: JUN-OCT - Only on certain days Baroque Castle Theatre: Baroque Theatre at Český Krumlov Castle is the best preserved Baroque Theatre in Europe, in its original building and with orchestra pit, stage, machinery, sets, librettos, props, costumes etc preserved. Due to its delicate restoration, the Baroque Theatre has become a unique complexly preserved historical sight. Opening months: MAY-OCT - Only on certain days Museum Tour: The new Castle Museum exhibition was opened in 2011 by the National Heritage Institute. Museum visitors have a unique opportunity to peek into the secrets of the castle depositories relating to the most important events connected with the Rožmberk, Eggenberk and Schwarzenberg owners of the Krumlov estate. Opening months: Throughout the year - Only on certain days Afterwards continue the walk through the city with your guide. The UNESCO protected town will charm you with incredible sights. Almost every corner is worth taking a picture and enjoying it’s beauty. Make a stop in one of Cesky Krumlov’s breweries and enjoy the rest of the time at your own leisure. FULL DAY TRIP TO CESKY KRUMLOV Panoramic view to church and Cesky Krumlov castle