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Turnov

Turnov

The town was founded in the 13th century by Jaroslav and Havel from the Markvartic family on a headland above Jizera river. It developed into an important center of trade and crafts. Cutting of precious stones and unique production of jewels from the Bohemian garnets made Turnov world-wide known. In 1884 Secondary school of Applied […]

Square in Sobotka

Town Sobotka

A town founded in 1498 from an original market village.┬áThe Renaissance town hall with a┬átower that was reconstructed in the Empire style, a Gothic-Renaissance┬áchurch of St. Mary┬áMagdalene and one or two-storey┬áhouses belong to the town┬┤s zone┬áof sights. Sobotka is the birthplace┬áof the poets V. ┼áolc and F. ┼ár├ímek. There is a permanent exposition┬áin ┼ár├ímek ┬┤s […]

Bohemian Paradise nature wildlife beaver

Pařez

A ruin of a small Gothic rock castle from the late 14th century and early 15th century. It was burned down after it had become a refuge of robbers. Only remnants of rooms cut in the rock, a stone tower and the peripheral walls were preserved. Groschen of Wenceslaus IV. were found here.

Malá Skála

Such├ę sk├íly rocks

They used to be called the Teacher´s organ. They are also named the Czech Dolomites. A natural place of interest (23 hectares, proclaimed in 1965) situated 1,5 km from Malá skála. In the landscape, it is a really attractive sandstone sharply broken ridge.

Bohemian Paradise nature wildlife beaver

Mlad─Ťjov

A classical chateau from 1769 which was rebuilt to gain a Neo – Baroque appearance in 1913. Nowadays it is used for economic purposes. An originally Gothic church from the 14th century, that was rebuilt in the Baroque style, has been preserved. A wooden belfry from the 18th century.

Oborsk├Ż pond hiking

Plakánek

A romantic valley of Klenice stream flanked by sandstone rocks and pine forests between Kost castle and Střehom. The 1,5 ha Obora lake overgrown with rushes adds charm to the place. It was a favorite spot of poet F. Šrámek.

Kozákov

The highest peak (744 m) in the area, a part of the Je┼ít─Ťd and Koz├íkov hills ridge, a 162,83 ha national natural monument established in 1985. The hill is made of three types of rocks ÔÇô melaphyre (S and SE crown with precious stones findings ÔÇô in the Votrubcov quarry), sandstone (SW slope, for example, […]

Bohemian Paradise nature wildlife beaver

Hlavatice

A lonely rock located at the edge of Hruboskalsk├í plo┼íina (the Hruboskalsk├í Plateau), as if created as an observation point. We ascend to the top along stairs with railings, from whence there is a wonderful view on Turnov, Je┼ít─Ťd and also in the direction of Bezd─Ťz. The observation point is continuously open. Access along the […]

Šumava Mountains

Šumava

┼áumava or The Bohemian Forest is a low mountain range creating natural borders among the Czech Republic, Germany and Austria. ┼áumava is one of the oldest European mountain ranges, its origin dating back to the Paleozolic Era. The average annual temperatures range between three to six Celsius degrees. There is also ┼áumava National Park located […]