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The most beautiful places around Olomouc

The best of Haná and its surroundings

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful places around Olomouc
Inserted: 08.07.2020
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The beautiful city of Olomouc, located on the river Moravia, is also the center of the fertile and distinctive Haná region. Apart from Olomouc itself and beautiful nature in the protected landscape area of Litovelské Pomoraví and in the surrounding hills, you will find many other interesting towns and monuments. Let's see what is definitely worth visiting in the wider Olomouc area

1.
Olomouc

The capital city of Haná region

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| Altitude: 218 m / 715 ft

Olomouc is a county town with hundred thousands of inhabitants. It was famous for its Baroque pillar of the… continue reading

2.
Bouzov Castle

The most beautiful castle in Central Moravia

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| Altitude: 422 m / 1 385 ft

Bouzov Castle dates back to the 14th century, which has acquired today's romantic appearance at the turn of… continue reading

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Cave Javoříčko

The most beautiful cave in the Czech Republic

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| Altitude: 317 m / 1 040 ft

Cave Javoříčko is recognized as the most beautiful cave in the Czech Republic. Surprisingly, it is not as… continue reading

4.
Kroměříž

Athens in Haná region

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| Altitude: 203 m / 666 ft

Kroměříž has less than thirty thousand inhabitants. The most important monument of the city is the Baroque… continue reading

5.
Pilgrimage area Svatý Kopeček

The most important pilgrimage site in Moravia

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| Altitude: 380 m / 1 247 ft

Northeast of Olomouc you will find one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Moravia – Svatý Kopeček. The… continue reading

6.
Litovelské Pomoraví

Floodplain forests around the Morava River

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Around Litovel there is a valuable set of floodplain forests surrounding the meandering river Morava. The… continue reading

7.
Helfštýn Castle

Famous castle on the edge of the Moravian Gate

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| Altitude: 381 m / 1 250 ft

Helfštýn Castle was built in the 13th century and its owner was the nobleman Frius of Linnaeus. The castle is… continue reading

8.
Premonstratensian monastery Hradisko

A Baroque gem next to Olomouc

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| Altitude: 216 m / 709 ft

The magnificent Baroque monastery Hradisko can be found in Klášterní Hradisko right next to Olomouc. It is… continue reading

9.
Litovel

Haná Venice

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| Altitude: 238 m / 781 ft

Litovel is a town in the Olomouc Region, 18 km northwest of Olomouc on the Morava River, whose six branches… continue reading

10.
Uničov

Royal City

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| Altitude: 242 m / 794 ft

Uničov is now a small town located on the Haná plain about 22 km from Olomouc. But its medieval history in… continue reading

11.
Prostejov

The western border of Haná

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| Altitude: 226 m / 741 ft

Prostějov has over forty thousand inhabitants and its most important monument is the 66 meter high town hall… continue reading

12.
Sternberk Castle

Beautiful castle above Hana

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| Altitude: 300 m / 984 ft

Šternberk Castle, located in the town of the same name, can be considered the guardian of Haná. The most… continue reading

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