THE BEST of 2 Countries in 1 Day: Top Highlights of Bohemian and Saxon Switzerland in Winter. Enjoy the most photogenic natural creations of the National Park, hike to the Narnia movie spots such as The Bastei Bridge, Hřensko and take a short hike up to Pravcicka Gate. Stunning views will simply take your breath away!!
Admire the most spectacular wonders that mother nature created all in one place. You are about to experience a full day trip, that should be on a bucket list of every nature lover. We´ll take you in a small group of people to the place that has been certified as a ‘European Destination of Excellence’ by the European Commission because of its exceptional beauty. You will be guided to the very best spots, experience the local cuisine, enjoy walks and moderate hikes in the most preserved part of the National park and take dozens of pictures while exploring our natural heritage.
We will take a walk to the most popular natural attraction in Bohemian Switzerland National Park – Pravcicka Gate, Europe’s largest sandstone arch. Filmmakers used it to create the magical world of Narnia in their movie. Mysterious, hidden deep in the woods, the impressive symbol of the National park stands 21 meters tall, leaving all the spectators in admiration.
Next stop is the lunch included in your tour – Exactly halfway through the day! Are you vegetarians, vegans, allergics or meat lovers, and are you interested in genuine Czech cuisine?? We will treat you with the main course and a drink – of your choice :). We will take you into a beautiful stone house, that was built on the stream in 1905 by German workers. It was a gasworks on acetylene gas, which supplied coal gas dozen nearby homes. Its purpose but served only about twenty years.
This newly renovated restaurant will surprise you with an amazing steampunk style interior, which is decorated with gears, rivets and a huge clock whose gears are visible every hour with 40 seconds rotates accompanied by the sound mechanics.
The last point of interest is Bastei in the Saxon part of the National Park (Germany). The Bastei rock formation has plenty of viewpoints over the Elbe canyon on the right bank of the river Elbe. You can walk across the famous sandstone bridge that connects Bastei and explore ruins of old Neurathen rock castle.
Would you like to experience Bohemian Switzerland by foot or bicycle and spend a few more days exploring the surrounding area? Request for a Tailored Itinerary! Let us create your own tailored cycling/hiking tour in the Bohemian and Saxon Switzerland National Park!!
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||We will pick you up and drop you off at your accommodation or any address in Prague|
|DEPARTING TIME||7:30 – 7:45 am|
Group size: we are specialised in small group travel ensuring a personalized experience, so you will be in a group of maximum 8 people. This tour requires a minimum of two people to operate. If you want to be sure to have a private trip, we charge a 20% surcharge. In case you consider bringing a bigger group, feel free to contact us for a group discount.
7.30 AM – 9.30 AM: Transportation
9.30 AM – 12.30 PM: Bohemian Switzerland
12.30 PM – 13.30 PM: Lunch
13.30 AM – 15.00 PM: Saxon Switzerland Germany
15:00 PM– 17.00 PM: Back to Prague
17.00 PM: Return
This itinerary is only orientation and might be modified due to weather conditions and other external causes.