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Bohemian UNESCO Cycle Tour

Telc
8-days / 7 nights – 6 biking days

Guided group tour (22nd - 29th May, 24th July - 31st Aug) or Self-guided individual tour

Length 226 km / 141 miles

Grade of difficulty: Moderate

The route of this tour leads through three of the most attractive towns of the Czech Republic. Due to their exceptional cultural and historical value, these towns have been included in the UNESCO Cultural Heritage List. In Renaissance Telc you will have the chance to admire the renowned square and castle with its royal garden. Cesky Krumlov is recorded on the UNESCO list as the best preserved medieval town in the whole of central Europe. It is the home of the second largest chateau in the Czech Republic with a uniquely preserved Baroque theatre, royal garden and open-air theatre with a revolving auditorium. You stay two nights in Cesky Krumlov, in order to give you sufficient opportunity to relax and to get to know this jewel in tourist crown more intimately. And the tour starts and ends in Prague.

In addition to these three UNESCO towns, you spend nights in Jindrichuv Hradec and in the Renaissance town of Trebon, a famous spa resort. Both towns have a castles and many other Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque monuments. The route takes you through České Budějovice, the town that gave its name to Budweiser beer. Don't miss the opportunity of tasting the beer in its hometown. After a tour of the city you ride the remaining 12 km to Hluboká Castle. The bike trail ends at Hluboká from where you will travel in the minibus back to Prague.

The tour will take you through many diverse landscapes. Sometimes you will have to conquer hills, which will be replaced by flatlands around rivers and ponds. The itinerary is designed to be a gentle ride with a balance of cycling and sightseeing. 

Contact admin@czechtours.co.uk for detailed itinerary and further information.



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