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Tour of Vrchlabí

Entrance gate to the Giant Mountains

Petr Liška
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Tour of Vrchlabí
Inserted: 18.08.2019
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Vrchlabí is often called the gateway to the Giant Mountains. No wonder, it is located exactly where the Elbe leaves the Krkonoše National Park. It is a city full of historical monuments, including a beautiful castle and at the same time a starting point for a number of nice hiking tours

Peace Square in Vrchlabi

The ideal place to start the tour of Vrchlabí is the Peace Square with the largest landmark of the city – the Church of St. Lawrence. Next door is the Marian Column

Peace Square in Vrchlabi
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Giant Mountains Museum Vrchlabí

The Krkonoše Museum of Vrchlabí and the information center are located in four very valuable gabled houses, directly opposite the church

Giant Mountains Museum Vrchlabí
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Castle street in Vrchlabí

Continue along Zámecká Street along the nice Krkonoše houses

Castle street in Vrchlabí
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TG Masaryk Square in Vrchlabí

The center and most exhibited part of Vrchlabí is definitely TG Masaryk Square. There are a number of beautiful houses, including the historic town hall

TG Masaryk Square in Vrchlabí
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Vrchlabí Chateau

From TG Masaryk Square it is only a few tens of meters to the most beautiful monument of the city – the Renaissance castle

Vrchlabí Chateau
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Castle park in Vrchlabí

An absolute oasis is the castle park with a nice lake, where you escape the hustle and bustle of the city

Castle park in Vrchlabí
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Monastery of the footed Augustinians

From the castle park you can comfortably get to another local monument – the monastery of the Augustinians

Monastery of the footed Augustinians
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Vrchlabí

It is only a short walk from the monastery to náměstí Míru, where we will end the circuit through the historic center of Vrchlabí

Vrchlabí
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