Cesky Krumlov - a fairytale Bohemian town
HOLIDAYS WE OFFER
Festival of the 5-Petalled Rose 2016 Tour
16th - 28th June
With this 9-day holiday you get an exceptional opportunity to enjoy one of the most popular and colourful festivals in the Czech Republic and to explore the treasures of Bohemia.
The 5-Petalled Rose Festival will transport you back in time. Cesky Krumlov's streets and squares are filled with the roar of knightly tournaments, historical crafts fairs, banquets and mediaeval, renaissance and baroque music. This is followed by three days of guided trips around the best small towns and villages in South Bohemia, including four UNESCO listed sites - Cesky Krumlov, Telc, Holasovice and the Trebonsko Lakes.
This is followed by the Chamber Music Festival. The Baroque Night, which usually takes place on the first two nights of the Festival (tbc) is full of Baroque dancing, music, theatre, and food.
Price £975 (sharing). NB places are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment
Cesky Krumlov & Bohemian UNESCO highlights (5 days)
This holiday combines a stay in Cesky Krumlov with several day trips to other parts of South Bohemia. In addition to Cesky Krumlov you will visit two other UNESCO world heritage sites (Holasovice and Telc) and the UNESCO listed Biosphere of the Trebonsko Lakes. Other attractions include the old towns of Prachatice and Jindrichuv Hradec, and the Renaissance Pleasure Palace of Kratochvile.
Holidays usually start on Mondays throughout the summer (May - September). Extra days can be added to the holiday.
Cesky Krumlov Walking Holidays
The self-guided walking holiday option allows you great flexibility. You will stay in Cesky Krumlov and will receive a pack of walks designed around your interests and abilities. The walks offer great variety - nature trails, old castles and churches, picturesque villages, and of course great landscape and views.
Your other option is to hire a guide for a guided walk. Both options are conditional on guide availability.
The self-guided holiday is available on any day April to September.
Cesky Krumlov and the Sumava National Park
You get a one or two-day guided tour of the Sumava as part of your holiday in Cesky Krumlov.
The Sumava is a landscapes of ancient forests, mountains, peat bogs and Alpine meadows. In addition to its natural treasures, you will find out about the sad story of an area which was once Sudetenland and then in the Iron Curtain exclusion zone.
We can structure the trips around your interest and abilities. Guided walks are possible on request depending on availability.
Cesky Krumlov Arts & Crafts
Take a holiday with an emphasis on Czech arts and crafts. The highlight of the holiday is a half day with a family of craftspeople/artists in a genuine Czech home. You will learn how to make a Czech traditonal Easter egg and meet with a carver of wooden marionettes. In Cesky Krumlov you will be following in the footsteps of Egon Schiele, who lived and worked in Cesky Krumlov.
It is possible to visit explore other crafts as add-ons to this holiday, including traditional Czech bobbin lace, glass bead making, iron-working and tapestries.
Daytrips from Cesky Krumlov
We offer half-day trips and daytrips to many of towns and cities in South Bohemia, including Tabor, Holasovice, Ceske Budejovice, Telc, Trebon, Prachatice, Jindrichuv Hradec and others, as well as to attractions such as the Sumava National Park, Hluboka Castle, Zlata Koruna Abbey, Kratochvile Palace, Divci Kamen Castle and others. Email us on email@example.com
Why come to Cesky Krumlov for a holiday or trip?
It is a fascinating and magical old town that has enchanted visitors for centuries. A UNESCO World Heritage Site Cesky Krumlov has over 300 listed buildings, a huge fairytale castle, museums, galleries, shops and restaurants.
But it doesn't stop there. Cesky Krumlov is situated in beautiful countryside near to a National Park, which makes it the perfect base for a short or long holiday in the Czech Republic.
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Why come with us?
Czech Tours Ltd is a British company specializing in holidays in the Czech Republic. More importantly we fell in love with Cesky Krumlov many years ago, so much in love that we bought an old farmhouse and set about restoring it. Now we want to share our favourite Czech town and area with you.