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Kingdom of the forest

A family adventure park hidden in the heart of the picturesque Šumava forest in the vicinity of the Treetop Walkway, it offers several dozens of play elements. Wooden towers interconnected by…

Tree crown trail

The first trail of its kind in the Czech Republic welcomed its first visitors in 2012 to become a dominant feature of Destination Lipno right away. The elevation of 900 m offers fantastic views of…

Rožmberk castle

The most impressive look at the River Vltava is one taken from Rožmberk Castle. The castle dates from the 13th century and is one of the oldest castles of Vítkovci noble clan - predecessors of…

Chapel of Stožec

The chapel is best to reach from Stožec after around a 4-km walk. The route leads across the Stožec forest and above the chapel there is a nice view from the rock of Stožecká skála. The…

Trip to Třístoličník

Třístoličník (GE: Dreisesselberg; 1,333 m) is a mountain located near the border of three lands: Bohemia, Bavaria and Austria. It is one of the most important and most visited peaks of …

Schwarzenberg Navigation Canal

Schwarzenberg Canal was built more than 200 years ago to floating timber from the forests below the peaks of Třístoličník, Plechý, Smrčina, Sulzberg and Bärenstein into the…

Plechý and Plešné jezero

The highest mountain of the Czech part of the Šumava Mountains (1,378 m) lies about 14 km west of Horní Planá and about 8 km south-west of Nová Pec found at the state…

Medvědí stezka (Bear trail)

Would you like to soak up the formations into which the history of the Tertiary period had been registered? Then you need to visit a trail called Medvědí stezka (Bear Trail) leading between…

Rosenauer reservoir

Rosenauer Reservoir is a former water work which served as a source of water for floating timber down the Schwarzenberg Navigation Canal; it actually served as its starting point. The reservoir is…

Maria Rast

Maria Rast am Stein - which translates Marie odpočívající na kameni in Czech or Lady taking a rest on a stone is a pilgrimage site that is still known by the local people under…

The Cross Way Maria Rast

Built in 1898, the stations of the cross leading to Maria Rast am Stein contains 14 stops along the way, each of them fitted with cast-iron pictures and captions in English. Below the site there is…

the peat bog Soumarský Bridge

Formerly extracted, now restored, this peat bog offers a boarded walkway and a nature trail 1.5 km long. Halfway of the trail there is a 9-metre high observation tower that offers a great view of the…

The southernmost point of the Czech Republic

The route of the trip across the southernmost tip of the Czech Republic takes you into the surroundings of the former settlement of Radvanov. It offers not only a visit to the southernmost point of…

Waterfall of St. Wolfgang

Waterfall of St. Wolfgang is one of the most charming corners of the surroundings of Vyšší Brod and across Lipno Region. The cascade waterfall is made up by the small river of…

Devil's Hoof

The site which translates as Devil’s Hoof can be most easily accessed when taking the blue-marked trail from the dam of Lake Lipno. While on your way, remember to visit a site called Godo…

Godoš Hermitage

Godoš Hermitage is best to access by foot when following the blue marks from the dam of the lake. Along the way, it is recommended to reach the rocky outcrop called Čertovo kopyto (Devil&rsquo…