Cesky Krumlov, © Can Stock / shaman1006
Visit Cesky Krumlov Castle
Český Krumlov Castle is a 1200’s Renaissance castle on the bank of the Vltava River overlooking the Old Town when you visit Cesky Krumlov. Tour the castle’s rooms, galleries and Baroque theater. Areas to visit include the Castle Tower, the Revolving Auditorium, the Castle Museum, the Mint, the Dairy, the New Burgrave´s House, the Bear Moat, the Cloak Bridge, the Upper Castle, the Castle Riding School and the Castle Gardens.
Cesky Krumlov, St Vitus Church, © Can Stock / Kropic
The former St Jost Church now houses the Marionette Museum between the Castle and the access bridge over the Vltava River.
Castle Garden, © Can Stock / Kropic
Cesky Krumlov Old Town
Svornosti Square is the center of the Old Town, just below Cesky Krumlov Castle. The square includes the Plague Column and just off the square is St Vitus Church. In the Old Town, see the works of native born Viennese painter Egon Schiele at the Egon Schiele Art Centrum and also visit the Moldavite Museum. Nearby is the photography Museum Fotoateliér Seidel, the Regional Museum and the Municipal Theater.
St Vitus Church, © Can Stock / alessandro0770
Visit Cesky Krumlov – More Sights
- Eggenberg Brewery – take a tour of a famous local Czech beer.
- Graphite Mine – take a tour inside a graphite mine and learn about its historical importance to Cesky Krumlov.
- Rent a raft and travel the Vltava River. Try night rafting.
- Bike through the countryside.
Vltava River Bend, © Can Stock / jovannig
Visit Cesky Krumlov – Hotels
- Leylaria Guesthouse
- Pension Rozmarýna
- Pension Wok