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The most beautiful places of South Bohemia

The best of South Bohemia

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful places of South Bohemia
Inserted: 07.06.2019
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com

South Bohemia, the area with the largest number of ponds in the Czech Republic and the former estate of the powerful Rosenberg family, offers a large number of beautiful places – historic towns, castles and chateaux as well as enchanting nature. The axis of the region is the river Vltava, the southern border is the large Šumava. Let's take a look at the most beautiful places here.

1.
Český Krumlov

The most beautiful city in South Bohemia

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| Altitude: 492 m / 1 614 ft

Historic Český Krumlov boasts an amazing location between the Vltava meanders. It is one of the most tourist… continue reading

2.
Hluboká Castle

The most beautiful Czech chateau

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| Altitude: 411 m / 1 348 ft

Hluboká nad Vltavou Castle is one of the most visited chateaus in the Czech Republic. It is located near… continue reading

3.
Červená Lhota Castle

The most beautiful water castle in the Czech

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| Altitude: 491 m / 1 611 ft

Červená Lhota is a beautiful Renaissance chateau in South Bohemia. The chateau is popular among visitors due… continue reading

4.
Landštejn Castle

An amazing castle in South Bohemia

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| Altitude: 647 m / 2 123 ft

Landštejn is one of the most monumental castles in the Czech Republic. It was built in previously… continue reading

5.
Třeboň

The capital of ponds

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| Altitude: 437 m / 1 434 ft

Třeboň is a small but beautiful and historic town in the south of Bohemia. It is the center of the protected… continue reading

6.
Jindřichův Hradec

Historic town with a famous pond

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| Altitude: 478 m / 1 568 ft

Jindřichův Hradec is a historic district town with a large adjacent pond Vajgar. The most important monument… continue reading

7.
Zvíkov Castle

Castle over the dam

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| Altitude: 361 m / 1 184 ft

Zvíkov Castle is picturesquely built over the Orlík Dam at the confluence of the Vltava River and Otava. He… continue reading

8.
Písek

The city with the oldest bridge in the Czech Repub

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| Altitude: 374 m / 1 227 ft

Sand is located on the gold-bearing river Otava. He became famous mainly for his stone bridge, the oldest in… continue reading

9.
Slavonice

Pearl of the Czech Renaissance

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| Altitude: 516 m / 1 693 ft

Slavonice is a small town in South Bohemia. It was renowned for its beautiful square with its magnificent… continue reading

10.
Tábor

Hussite city

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| Altitude: 454 m / 1 490 ft

Tábor became famous as a city founded by the Hussites. It is the second largest city in the South Bohemian… continue reading

11.
Orlík nad Vltavou chateau

The massive chateau above Vltava

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| Altitude: 361 m / 1 184 ft

Thanks to its massive appearance with towers, Orlík nad Vltavou chateau looks almost like a castle. It towers… continue reading

12.
Kleť

The highest peak of Blanský les

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| Altitude: 1 084 m / 3 556 ft

Kleť (1,084 meters above sea level) is the highest peak of the Blanský Forest, part of the so-called Šumava… continue reading

13.
Nové Hrady Castle

Guardian of the Novohradské Mountains

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| Altitude: 507 m / 1 663 ft

In the town of Nové Hrady you will find the castle of the same name. He guarded the busy trade route, so in… continue reading

14.
Pilgrimage site Klokoty

Pilgrimage place above Tábor

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| Altitude: 447 m / 1 467 ft

To the west of the center of Tábor you will find a beautiful pilgrimage site Klokoty. The center is the… continue reading

15.
Ruins of Dívčí kámen castle

Paddlers Castle

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| Altitude: 441 m / 1 447 ft

It is a romantic ruin situated on a former Celtic fort. It is an abundant stop for boaters navigating the… continue reading

16.
Žďákovský bridge

The largest single-arch bridge in the world

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| Altitude: 350 m / 1 148 ft

Žďákov Bridge is a very interesting technical unique situated on the road no.19 connecting Tábor and Pilsen.… continue reading

17.
Zlatá Koruna Monastery

The best preserved Gothic monastery in Bohemia

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| Altitude: 463 m / 1 519 ft

The Zlatá Koruna Monastery can be found above the meander of the Vltava River near Český Krumlov. It is… continue reading

18.
Ohrada Chateau

Castle, museum and zoo in one

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| Altitude: 379 m / 1 243 ft

Ohrada Castle is a hunting lodge standing on the bank of Munický Pond. It houses the National Agricultural… continue reading

19.
Lookout Baba

Rock over the Vltava river

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| Altitude: 383 m / 1 257 ft

Not far from the beautiful town of Hluboká nad Vltavou you can follow the red hiking trail around the Vltava… continue reading

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