Interesting places of Český Krumlov

Castle Garden

The Baroque garden with a fountain is part of the castle complex. It was founded in the 2nd half of the 17th century and the most beautiful is in the spring. It is divided into four parts: the terrace of Štěpnice, the terrace of the summer riding Hall, the terrace of the lower parterre with its beautiful cascading fountain and the terrace of the upper garden with beautifully landscaped greenery, a music pavilion, the Bellarie and the Castle Pond. You can find up-to-date information about opening hours here.

Inner city

Since 1963 the medieval city center has been an urban monument reserve. It has been registered as a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1992. Name The town of Krumlov comes from the German Krumme Aue (croakedmeadow). In the inner city is worth visiting, for example, a fountain with a plague column, Gothic Valašský Dvur, Široká Street, Krčín House with Renaissance façade from 16. century, or The town hall on the Svornosti Square, which was built in 2nd half of the 16th Century in the Renaissance style.

Monasteries of Český Krumlov

In 1350 the monastery was founded by Kateřina von Rosenberg with her sons. The construction lasted a long time and the monastery was originally Minorite. The first monks came to the monastery in 1357. In May 2014, the revitalization of the whole complex was initiated and again opened in 2015. The total cost of revitalization climbed to 327 million Czech Crowns. The extensive monastery gardens are also worth a visit. Information about admission and opening hours can be found here.

St. Vitus Church

The first church on this site was already in the year 1309. He later passed Reconstruction, but at a time when from Český Krumlov the Rosenberg families The Schwarzenbergs made their settlement city, the size of the church ceased Enough. Therefore, between 1407 and 1438, the current form of the church originated. Some parts of the foundations were used from the original construction. Official information About opening hours can be found here.

Český Krumlov Castle and Chateau

Český Krumlov Castle and Chateau is the second largest castle in Prague Castle and Castle Complex in the Czech Republic. Since 1989, the National Cultural Monument and in 1992 was entered on the World Heritage List Unesco. The castle was probably founded by Víkem II. From Prčice and the first written Mention is made in 1240. We recommend to visit this beautiful piece of history. Details can be found here.