Like in a fairy tale...
The town, which is situated on both banks of the Vltava River, is decorated from afar by the white walls of the famous castle complex. The state castle Hluboká nad Vltavou proudly towers over the town and is virtually impossible to miss. At the same time, it ranks among the most beautiful and most visited castles in the country. Therefore, it is no coincidence that the popular fairy tale The Proud Princess was filmed here and you will feel like in a fairy tale even on a tour of the castle or a walk through the town.
Chateau Hluboka above the Vltava river
Hluboka Castle is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and famous Czech castles. With its magnificent towers, Renaissance arcades and English park, it is a real fairytale. Every room of the castle hides a piece of history and art that is definitely worth exploring. Don't forget to visit the castle chapel, where wedding ceremonies are often held, giving the place an even more romantic feel.
Tour of the castle
A tour of the castle will take you to the beautiful state rooms, bedrooms, libraries and other interiors where you can admire the art collections and beautiful furniture. The castle tour is led by an experienced guide who will give you an insight into the history of the castle, its important personalities and the life of the Schwarzenbergs.
Hluboka above Vltava river castle is located in the middle of a large English park, which is an ideal place for walks and picnics. The park is full of rare trees, ponds and statues, making it an ideal place for rest and relaxation.
Town of Hluboká above Vltava River
you stroll through the town you will notice beautiful historic buildings, cosy cafes and restaurants offering traditional Czech cuisine.
Church overlooking the city
In addition to the chateau, you can also visit the Church of St. John of Nepomuk, which stands near the chateau and is located a short distance from the centre of Hluboka above Vltava river. This church is an important historical monument and its tower offers a wonderful view of the surrounding countryside.
Hluboka above Vltava river is situated on the banks of the Vltava River, which provides the opportunity for romantic walks along the river. You can also rent a pedalo, boat or take a steamboat to explore the beautiful Vltava River.
Zoological Garden Hluboká above Vltava river
Here you will see tigers, otters, owls, kangaroos, and many other fascinating creatures.
The zoo is suitable for people of all ages and not only provides an educational experience about the animal world, but also offers a small pavilion dedicated to flora. It is also a great place to relax and unwind in nature. The garden is well maintained and offers various attractions and activities for visitors, including a restaurant and souvenir sales.
National Agricultural Museum
The Agricultural Museum Hluboka above Vltava river is located in the Ohrada Castle and is another interesting place for those who are curious about the history of agriculture and rural life. Located in a historic agricultural yard complex, the museum offers a glimpse into the past of agriculture in South Bohemia.
Visitors will find exhibitions dedicated to various aspects of agriculture, such as old tractors and tools, as well as exhibitions relating to South Bohemian traditions. It is an excellent place to understand the history of the region and its agricultural traditions.
Alsova South Bohemia Gallery
The Alsova South Bohemian Gallery is an art museum located right next to the Hluboká nad Vltavou Castle. The gallery is named after the important Czech painter and graphic artist Mikoláš Alš. This place is an ideal destination for those of you who are interested in fine art.
In the Alš South Bohemia Gallery you will find an extensive collection of artworks, including paintings, sculptures and prints that depict the history and culture of South Bohemia. The gallery often holds temporary exhibitions, so there is always something new to surprise you.