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South Bohemia

South Bohemia, a beautiful region

South Bohemia is a popular holiday region, with a varied landscape, beautiful historic towns, castles, countless lakes, and many cycling and hiking opportunities. You will find the Sumava National Park (the Bohemian Forest) here, a park of great ecological value. From your holiday home in Bohemia, you can make trips through the landscape. The landscape is untouched, rugged and mountainous, with forests, hills, glacial lakes (remnants of the ice age), rivers and peat bogs. There is a network of cycling and walking routes, and in the winter this is the perfect place for a winter sports holiday.

Holiday homes in South Bohemia, on holiday at Lake Lipno

Water lovers can visit Lake Lipno, the largest (reservoir) lake in the Czech Republic, and a tourist attraction. Around the lake are sandy beaches and cosy holiday villages, and various water sports can be practised on the lake. The region of South Bohemia is also the place to be for cultural heritage. You will find beautiful historic towns here, such as Ceský Krumlov, Trebon and Ceské Budejovice, and some romantic castles, like those of Hluboká nad Vltavou, Èervená Lhota and Orlik.

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Holiday in South Bohemia - FAQs
What are the most important places to visit in South Bohemia?

České Budějovice, Červená Lhota, Český Krumlov, Šumava National Park and Písek are some places that you must visit in South Bohemia. 

Any activities that I must include during my stay in South Bohemia?

Some of the must-try activities in South Bohemia are: 

  • Golfing
  • Alchymista Escape Game
  • Bobsleighing, cycling and walking tours. 
What are the recommended dishes in South Bohemia?

Some of the recommended dishes in South Bohemia are Cabbage with pork greaves, Curd cheese dumplings with blueberry sauce, Kulajda (cream soup with poached eggs), Mushroom patê with thyme.


When is the ideal time to visit South Bohemia?

The best time to visit South Bohemia is during spring and fall.

If I’m coming from the UK, what are my options?

Travellers from the UK can reach South Bohemia by air, rail or road. If you choose to fly, Prague houses the closest airport to the South Bohemian Region. 

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