Black is the Best – on Foot or by Bike to See the Miners in Zbýšov and Rosice

Coal near Brno? Black and genuine? It was mined here in ten mines starting from the mid-18th century. The deepest galleries in Central Europe!

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route length

21.3 km

time needed

1:45 hours

superelevation

368 m


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Cool Down in the Brno Underground

Hot summer in South Moravia? Cool down in the Brno underground. South Moravia is the sunniest region of the Czech Republic, which is why the grapes thrive there, but the sweltering temperatures can make you drowsy... The heat cannot reach under the ground, though!

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Itinerary 1: Active Tourism

Beginning with the vibrant city of Brno, this itinerary takes you on a scenic hike in Pálava Hills, exploration of Mikulov, and a cycling adventure through the enchanting landscapes of Podyjí National Park.

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Around Kounice and Ivančice – Wine, Asparagus and Whimsical Summer

Get on your bike and let the breeze carry you through the fragrant summer. Time passes more slowly here, the sun shines on the vineyards and the romantic valley of the Jihlava River tempts you to relax.

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The Židlochovice Region and its Apricots

Discover the treasures of Moravian literature in Rajhrad, climb through vineyards and apricot orchards to the Výhon Lookout Tower. Let the generous arms of South Moravia embrace you.

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Through the Landscape around Tišnov: To the Pernštejn Castle by Bike

Scenic views, gemstones, the romantic valley of a trout river, churches, the Porta Coeli Convent and the Pernštejn Castle. And small breweries along the way, which will quench your thirst.

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Following in the Footsteps of Napoleon: Brno

Did Napoleon pause in Brno? Yes, he did! In fact, he spent more time in the Moravian capital in the memorable year of 1805 than on the battlefield at Austerlitz (Slavkov). Therefore, take a stroll through Brno and look at the familiar city with fresh eyes.

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Bike Trip Around the Austerlitz Battlefield - Circuit from Křenovice

Get ready for a not so difficult bike trip filled with history! Even less experienced cyclists will manage this circuit. You'll cover a distance of 20 km with a total ascent of 257 meters.

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Itinerary 2: Discovering Landmarks, Nature, and Wine

From scenic boat trips to cultural tours, this itinerary offers a perfect blend of history, gastronomy, and natural wonders.

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Brno: Echoes of Jewish Heritage

Jewish history and culture resonate deeply within the very fabric of Brno, their legacy woven into the cityscape through a tapestry of landmarks, from the city's sole functioning synagogue to the poignant Stolpersteine memorials. Embark on a journey through time, guided by the enduring spirit of Jewish heritage, as you uncover the stories, fates, and indelible mark left on this vibrant metropolis.

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Bike Trip Around the Austerlitz Battlefield - Circuit from Slavkov

This circular bike trip starts in the center of Slavkov, synonymous with the famous Battle of the Three Emperors in 1805. You'll cover a total of 31 kilometers and ascent 376 meters. Get ready to pedal!

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Bike Trip Around the Austerlitz Battlefield - Circuit from Tvarožná

A leisurely bike trip through the mementos of the Battle of the Three Emperors. You'll cover a distance of 32 km with a total ascent of 366 m.

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Nostalgia for the First Czech Republic

The period of the First Republic was definitely chic, from the polished chrome of cars to elegant fashion. Travel back in time to see the perfect realities of this era in the Moravian metropolis!

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