Interesting & Surprising Things To Do In Česky Krumlov

As we were spending almost 3 months in Prague, Czech Republic… we had to explore and do some day trips from Prague. While there are many places to go to, all with their own unique features… the first place we chose visit was Cesky Krumlov. 

Cesky Krumlov is about 175km south of Prague… with its history being said to date back to the mid 1200’s. 

One of the most powerful and influential families, the Rožmberks… held reign for about 300 years. And, over this time they would build one of the first landmarks being Cesky Krumlov Castle… while helping to shape Cesky Krumlov into a bustling town. 

Plus, centuries later, different rulers would expand on the town… turning it into an economic and cultural hub.

Oftentimes, Cesky Krumlov has references to it as the little Prague. What’s more, the interesting thing is… the historic centres of these places were both put on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1992. 

Now, having seen some photos and videos of Cesky Krumlov… it sure does look quaint in its own right.

And, one of the most prominent tourist attractions is the castle and surrounding area. The castle complex is the 2nd biggest in the Czech Republic… with the 1st being of course, the incredible Prague Castle.

Did you know that Cesky Krumlov is made up of 2 different parts? One section is Latrán being The Old Town area… and the other part is the Inner Town. Both areas offer many different amazing sights to see, and things to do. 

So, let us share with you our exciting day trip to Cesky Krumlov from Prague. Discover some of the things we got up to. So, then you can add them to your list… for when the time comes for you to make the trip to this beautiful town.

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Getting to Cesky Krumlov 

First of all, there are several transport options to get to Cesky Krumlov. And for us, we were going there from Prague. So, there were many options for us to choose from including… getting a bus, train, hiring a car, rideshare, or organizing a taxi, for example.

The options you can choose would depend on your budget, how much time you have… or even how early you want to get up!

For more detail on the transport options, check out our blog, “Here Is How To Get To Cesky Krumlov From Prague.” This gives you some helpful information on the different options… as well as travel tips and approximate costs.

Now, getting back to the things to do…

We began our exploration of Cesky Krumlov in the Old Town area… near the corner of Chvalsinska and Latran streets. 

And, one of the most popular tourist attractions is Cesky Krumlov Castle (Státní hrad a zámek Český Krumlov). So, to start the exploration of the castle grounds from where we began, one of the first landmarks you’ll see is this…

Budweiser Gate (Budějovická Gate)

Built in the late 1590’s… the main purpose of the Budweiser Gate was to protect the Latran area and its people. And, although there were 9 gates that were part of the Cesky Krumlov Castle… this is the only one that has been restored and remains standing today.

It’s so unique in terms of how it looks on each side. So, before you go through the gate it looks like this…

Then, after passing through the gate, it has a completely different look…

And, if you look at the top half of this side of the gate, it resembles a smiley face… don’t you think?

Next on our list of things to do in Cesky Krumlov, in particular the Castle complex… you get a 5 in 1 special…

Wander Through the 5 Courtyards of Cesky Krumlov Castle

That’s right, you read correctly that there 5 courtyards within the castle complex! Now, who really needs all those courtyards? Yet, if you can, then I guess why not! So, let’s take a sneak peek into them…

1st Courtyard

So, after seeing the Budweiser Gate, keep going down Latran Street… with the cute cobble stone ground and beautiful buildings surrounding it. Then, you’ll notice a 3-storey grey building, which is the Apotheka Bar. And, next to it is the Red Gate. So, the area here is where the first courtyard is…

2nd Courtyard

After walking through the Red Gate, you’ll then arrive at the second courtyard.

And, here there are many landmarks including a mid-1600’s fountain, the former Mint… as well as the Dairy and a MAJOR tourist attraction, which I’ll go through later.

You’ll also find the tourist information office for the castle complex here, which occupies the old granary site. So, you can find out what tours are available… or you can check out other tours or unique things to do HERE. 

3rd Courtyard

Once you enter the third courtyard, you’ll be in the Upper Castle area of the complex. Here, you’ll immediately notice the difference in surroundings between here… and the first 2 courtyards. Why not take a seat here… to take in the Renaissance style architecture of the palaces, and enjoy the serenity.

4th Courtyard

Similar to the third courtyard, this one also has Renaissance style architecture… which is also adorned with frescos. It’s said that the frescos in the fourth courtyard are slightly older… dating back to around the late 1500’s. Yet, it’s unknown who was the developer of them. 

5th Courtyard

Last but not least is the fifth courtyard of the castle complex. And here, there are landmarks including the Castle Theatre and Renaissance House. Wow, so there you go, 5 different courtyards where to regal families could relax and entertain. Very sumptuous!

So, next on our list of things to do in Cesky Krumlov, is one you can’t miss…

Český Krumlov Castle Tower (Zámecká věž Český Krumlov)

This landmark often has references to it as the “Little Castle.” And, as one of the main features of Cesky Krumlov… you can see its beauty when looking at the town from above. or at other vantage points. I’ll go through this later.

The remarkable tower stands at a complete height of around 86 metres. And, within the tower is a gallery, as well as 4 bells. One of the bells dates back to the early 1400’s, and weighs about 1,800 kilograms… with a diameter of about 1.5 metres! How grand is that?

It has a striking mix of Renaissance and Gothic architectural styles. So, along with the impressive detail and mix of bright colors… they all combine to make this castle tower a magnificent photo opportunity from many angles.

Cesky Crumlov Castle Gardens

If you love wide open spaces with lots of greenery, then you’ll need to see the Castle Gardens. Covering a whopping 11 hectares… no doubt there are many things to see and do here, apart from seeing greenery.

The palatial gardens contain many statues… as well as an elaborate staircase, fountain, and more. Plus, check out these well-manicured massive hedges!

Some of the landmarks within the Castle Gardens you can see include… the Bellarie (Letohrádek Bellarie), which is the Summer Palace. As well as the Castle Riding Hall (Zámecká jízdárna), Zámecký Park … and a Revolving Auditorium.

Remember, the Castle Gardens are huge… so you’ll need to allow ample time if you want to look at everything within it.

Now, this is something you need to put on your list of things to do in Cesky Krumlov…

Cloak Bridge (Plášťový most)

When you’re walking in the area of the 4th Courtyard, you walk across the 3-storey Cloak Bridge. Construction of this magnificent bridge began from the 17th Century. It does have  some lovely detail as you walk across it… 

Yet, after seeing the castle complex, you MUST go down to the ground level. And, that’s because from here, you’ll be able to see how impressive this structure is…

Then, after seeing the Cloak Bridge… there’s a wooden bridge Lávka pod Zámkem, that will connect you to the Inner Town. Yet, before exploring the Inner Town… stop a little while on the bridge, to soak in the beautiful views that surround you.

St Vitus Church

The St Vitus Church dates all the way back to the early 1300’s. It’s a strikingly beautiful church with its bright pink and bold red colors. It’s said that in and around the church… members of the ruling families, such as the Schwarzenbergs, have their burial places here.

Unfortunately, when we were there, it wasn’t open. So, hopefully when you visit, you’ll get the opportunity to see how amazing it is inside.

Svornosti Square

This square is said to have been in development from the 13th Century. Within the central area is a tall monument, which was built in the early 1700’s… 

So, this monument was built to signify the end of the plague… that wreaked havoc in the town in the late 1600’s.

Surrounding the monument are many colorful and different buildings… with one of the most important being the Town Hall. It’s so picturesque here, and you can sit in the square enjoying the atmosphere… while having a bite to eat or some drinks.

Seminarni Garden (Seminární zahrada)

If you’re wanting to see Cesky Krumlov from a different viewpoint… then head on over to the Seminarni Garden. Before entering the garden, opposite it you’ll notice a large attractive, white and beige building. Nowadays it’s the Hotel Ruze. Yet, originally it was a college!

Then, once you walk into the garden, you’ll see some benches, trees, and this apricot color building… 

This was formerly the Jesuit Seminary… which is said to have been one of the first key buildings, built with the Baroque architecture. Today, the building houses the Regional Museum.

Now, while you’re here in the Gardens, head on over to the edge of the park. And here, you’ll witness some lovely views over Cesky Krumlov… 

So, one of the things to do in Cesky Krumlov, is to go see this quaint area… 

Latrán

The term “Latrán,” is derived from the Latin word, “latus”… of which one of its meanings is “side.”  And, as the location of the Latrán area was outside of the main town… this is how it got its name.

Remember the Red Gate and the cobble stone streets I mentioned earlier? This is where one of the entrances of the Latran area is. And, as you continue down the main winding street… you’ll see many magnificent ancient and beautiful buildings. It truly looks magical.

And, one of the landmarks at the other end of Latrán, is this…

St Jost Church

St Jost Church dates back to the 1300’s. Yet, over the centuries it has undergone several reconstructions. And, this is another building that stands out, thanks to tall grey color tower… with its contrasting bright white strips.

And, this next landmark is where the Latran area ends, or starts depending on your journey…

Lazebnicky Bridge (Barber’s Bridge)

The wooden Lazebnicky Bridge is a great place to get amazing pics of the “Little Castle” and Tower… as well as many other shots of the bridge itself, the town, Vlatva River, and St Jost Church. 

One of the difficulties will be getting photos without anyone in it… or with as little people as possible in your pics!

For a quiet area in the middle of town, here’s where you should go…

Monastery of the Minorities

While strolling around the quaint cobble stone streets of Cesky Krumlov… we wandered into an area of the Monastery of the Minorities complex. This is the second largest complex after the Castle, dating back to the mid 1300’s. Yet, to our surprise, it was quiet.

There were a few seats in the area, and when we were there… in comparison to other parts of the town it was peaceful. There was only us and another couple in the grounds. 

As you can see, there are different buildings that make up the complex including… the former Poor Clares Monastery and Minorite Monastery.

Nowadays, in the premises… there are cultural, historic and educational workshops and exhibitions that take place.

So, for a surprising and fun thing to do… 

Dine in a Medieval Cave

There are many cute and quaint places to eat and drink in Cesky Krumlov. Yet, we did some research… and found that to our surprise there’s a medieval, cave style restaurant. So, we thought that it would be fun to check it out.

Now, when we got to the restaurant, there was no-one else there. So, we had the choice of sitting out the front or inside… or they did have an alfresco area too. And, even though it was sunny at the time… we made the decision to sit inside amongst the medieval atmosphere in the cave.

We had the entire area to ourselves. And, after getting our big beers… we wandered around taking photos and videos, like we were knights or something like that! Ha ha ha!

The place that we went to was, Krčma Šatlava. It has a lot of character, plus the staff here are friendly and helpful. It is a heavy meat-based restaurant, with platters being a specialty too. Yet, if you’re vegetarian there are a few options. And, make sure you ask if they can cater to your dietary requirements.

Beers are cheap, with a 500ml tap beer costing only about 49 Koruna (around $2.05 USD / 2 Euros / 1.75 GBP).

So, if you want a different dining experience in a medieval cave… head on over to Krčma Šatlava.

Now, last but not least, here’s something you MUST do…

Witness One of the Most Breathtaking Views of Cesky Krumlov

When you’re walking between the 2nd and 3rd courtyards of Cesky Krumlov Castle… make sure you stop at different points along the way.

We found a couple of small areas on the left side of the path, overlooking the river… that many people ignored. Yet, here were some of the best views of Cesky Krumlov…

There are many other viewing points overlooking Cesky Krumlov. Yet, you’d have to agree that this is spectacular, right?

Cesky Krumlov is such a beautiful and picturesque town. And, in this We Drink Eat Travel blog… we ran through some of the interesting and surprising things to do in Cesky Krumlov. 

It sure is worth doing a day trip. And, if you want to take some time out to relax to slow travel… you could turn it into a weekend trip or even longer. 

Yet, regardless of how long you go for… you must explore the amazing and massive castle complex. Plus, you could get lost wandering through the small cobble stone streets… through to dining in a medieval cave restaurant. Or, you could witness some of the most breathtaking views in the Czech Republic.

So, we trust that gives you some ideas to put on your list of things to do. ENJOY!

Have you been to Cesky Krumlov? If you have, what were the top things that you did there?

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Check Out These Amazing Churches In Prague Czech Republic

When you stroll around the streets of Prague … you’ll notice that there are so many buildings with incredible architecture.

And, when it comes to churches or places of worship, there are heaps in this capital city. Plus, when you go beyond the Old Town centre of Prague… you’ll discover even more.

So, in this We Drink Eat Travel blog… we’ll highlight some of the most different and amazing churches in Prague, Czech Republic. 

Now, let’s start with one of the most popular churches in Prague…

St Vitus Cathedral

Saint Vitus Cathedral is within the grounds of Prague Castle. And, the history of where St Vitus Cathedral is built on, goes back to the early 900’s… where a Romanesque-style Rotunda was built. 

Over hundreds of years, different builders would construct new churches at that site. Yet, due to the Hussite Wars… the completion of this church was at a standstill in the early 1400’s. And, it wasn’t until the 19th Century where works would re-start to finish off the original church… as well as complete it with the Neo-Gothic style that you see today.

Now, in complete contrast to St Vitus Cathedral, yet still within Prague Castle is this…

St George’s Basilica and Monastery

While St George’s Basilica may not look at grand as St Vitus Cathedral… it is one of the oldest surviving churches within Prague Castle.

And, one of the most striking features is the radiant deep red color. This Romanesque-style building was founded in the late 900’s… with major reconstructions made in the 1100’s and 1600’s.

Within the church are also tombs and shrines, of which one of the most well-known is for… St Ludmila, who was the first saint and martyr for Bohemia. Nowadays, there are art exhibitions that are held here.

Now, if you’re strolling along Charles Bridge, then you’ll see this at the Old Town end…

St Francis of Assisi Church

One of the most notable features of this church is the huge green dome… which stands out when looking at it from afar and high above. 

Yet, back in the mid-1200’s, a Gothic-style church was built here. Much of it remains within the St Francis of Assisi Church structure. And, nowadays, many concerts are held within the church… with the second oldest church organ in Prague, built in 1702.

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Church of Our Lady Before Tyn

When you’re at the Prague Old Town Square, you can’t miss this church as it’s so striking. This Gothic-style church is impressive, dominating the Square with its 2 tall towers… and spires reaching a height of around 80 metres. 

So, earlier we said that St Francis of Assisi had the second oldest church organ. Well, the Church of Our Lady has the oldest church organ in Prague… dating back to the 1670’s.

Now, at the opposite side of the Old Town Square is this…

St Nicholas Church Old Town

As you can see it’s architectural style is completely different to Our Lady Cathedral. Yet, this Baroque-style church was built in the 1700’s… replacing a parish church that was there in the 1200’s.

Nowadays, St Nicholas Church hosts many classical concerts and operas. And, speaking of parish churches, have a look at the pic of this one…

St Procopius Church

This is a beautifully captured shot of the St Procopius Church by Paul. What do you think? Back in the late 1800’s there was a dance hall here. Yet, in the early 1900’s that would be replaced by St Procopius Church.

You can find this outside of the city centre of Prague, in the bustling suburb of Zizkov. 

Now, one of the churches in Prague that’s popular as a pilgrimage site, is this one…

Loreto Prague

The Loreto has been a popular pilgrimage place since the 1620’s. 

This impressive complex consists of a Baroque-style Church, Monastery, Holy Hut and Clock Tower. Plus, there are many rare artefacts that are held within the complex. And, one of these treasures is the “Prague Sun,” which is adorned with 6,222 diamonds.

While you’ve seen many lavish and grandiose churches in Prague… there are some quaint ones that deserve mention. And, one of these is…

Chapel of Our Lady Šancovská

When you head to Vyšehrad, you’ll want to spend some time here looking around. There are far less tourists here, yet it is a lovely place to visit if you have time. And, one of the quaint churches here is the Chapel of Our Lady Šancovská.

It was originally built in the mid 1700’s as a pilgrimage site… where people would come for healing.

Also, within the Vyšehrad complex is this magnificent church…

Saints Peter and Paul Basilica

When you’re strolling around the city centre of Prague, especially when crossing the bridges… you’ll definitely notice this church standing out. It has two prominent towers reaching a height of about 58 metres. 

Saints Peter and Paul Basilica with its Baroque-style architecture… was originally founded in the 11th Century. Over time it was rebuilt with a Renaissance-style architecture. Then, in the late 1800’s its reconstruction was in the Neo-Gothic style that you see today.

Church of St Ignatius 

If you’re in the New Town area of Prague, there’s the massive Karlovo Square with parkland. In between these 2 park areas is the Church of St Ignatius. This church built with an early Baroque-style architecture, which has a defining feature.

And, atop of the centre of the church is a statue of Saint Ignatius, founder of the Jesuits. Plus, what makes it stand out is the golden light surrounding him… of which this was a contentious topic.

Now, you may have heard of the phrase, “Don’t judge a book by its cover.” And, if you want to discover one of the surprising and amazing churches in Prague, then go here…

Church of Our Lady of the Snows

This church and the monastery dates back to the mid-1300’s. And, in comparison to the other churches you’ve learnt about today… this one from the outside entrance looks the most plain. Yet, it does has plenty of intricate detail and furnishings when you look inside. 

Plus, make sure you go around the perimeter of this church. And, the reason why we say that is because there’s a beer garden! Yep, you read that correctly… a beer garden in the grounds of a church.

Church of Saint Ludmila

When you venture out to the Vinohrady district of Prague… one of the most prominent landmarks is the Church of St Ludmila, in the square of Náměstí Míru. This Neo-Gothic style church was built in the late 1800’s… with two towers on either side, reaching a height of about 60 metres.

It looks particularly impressive around Summer and Spring time… when the grass is lush, green, and beautiful flowers surround the church.

St Wenceslas Cathedral

If you venture out to the district of Smíchov… you’ll discover that there are many things to do here. This was one of the faster developing suburbs in Prague. And, while there was the small parish church of Saints Philip and James in the neighbourhood… it couldn’t cater for the growing number of people. 

So, in the late 1800’s under the design of Antonín Barviti… St Wenceslas Cathedral was to be built. It took about 4 years to complete this remarkable Neo-Renaissance style church, which would hold around 2,000 people. 

Church of St Nicholas

For an impressive church in the popular district of Mala Strana… head on over to the Church of St Nicholas. It’s said that the construction of this church took about 100 years… starting in the mid-1600’s. Now, that’s a lot of hard work, patience and money! 

All that effort was worth it though. The amazing Baroque architecture and detail, make this church a popular site for visitors and locals alike. 

And, when looking at it from afar, close up or from high above… one of the most prominent features is the dome, of which the diameter is about 20 metres. Plus, the height from inside the church through to the top of the lantern is around 57 metres… thus, making it the tallest interior in Prague. 

Now, last but not least is a place of worship, which we thought deserves special mention…

Jerusalem Synagogue

When we were walking from the Prague Main Station, towards the Old Town… we went down Jeruzalémská Street and saw this…

This is the most modern and youngest of all the Jewish synagogues in Prague, built in the early 1900’s. Since then it has undergone some reconstructions. Yet, it still retains the Art Nouveau style from the Viennese architect, Wilhelm Stiassny. 

It is incredibly striking, with so much detail… along with the eye-catching bright and beautiful colors.

So, even though we’ve highlighted several of the amazing churches in Prague Czech Republic… you’ll discover that there are so many more as you explore. Of course, during service times it will be busy. Thus, making it difficult to get photos, if you don’t want many people in them.

And, while we were seeing the different churches… some of them weren’t open when we got there. Yet, for the ones we could go into and see, many of them were so impressive. The level of detail is incredible. Plus, you can see that a lot of money has gone into building the churches… and, with many having real gold as part of the materials.

So, make sure you plan the timing of your visits well… especially if you want to see the interior of the churches. And, if you need help on where else to go, CLICK HERE.

Yet, we’re sure that you’ll be gob-smacked, when you go and see the many amazing churches in Prague. 

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Here Is How To Get To Cesky Krumlov From Prague

Prague is not only a magnificent capital city… where you could spend days, weeks or even months exploring what it has to offer. Prague is also a great base to visit other parts of the Czech Republic. 

And, one of the towns that we’d heard about from other fellow travelers was, Cesky Krumlov. It often has references as being the “Little Prague.” So, this was intriguing. Plus, having seen various photos and videos, it did look like an amazing place to visit. 

Yet, as we didn’t have our own transport… we had to do some research on how to get to Cesky Krumlov from Prague. 

So, in this We Drink Eat Travel blog… we highlight some of the ways to get from Prague to Cesky Krumlov. And, keep in mind that we were looking at transport options for a day trip.

So, let’s get right into it! 

Getting to Cesky Krumlov from Prague 

When we were in the Czech Republic… we found out that the transport systems are pretty good. So, it was great to discover that there are several options for getting to Cesky Krumlov… if you don’t have your own transport. 

Options include taking the bus, train, hiring a car, getting a taxi, rideshare… or even hiring a private car with a driver.

Now, it was interesting to research the prices for the services of a taxi, rideshare… or even hiring a car for the day. 

So, to give you a rough estimate… to take a taxi may cost around 5,000 Koruna (about USD $205 / 200 Euros / GBP 175). And, while it may get to our destination quicker… we were dubious about getting a taxi for this trip, in case of scamming.

So, rideshare services like Uber and Bolt are common to use. Yet, depending on the time of day and how much traffic or demand… it could cost around 4,200 Koruna and upwards. And, having that uncertainty of what the final fare would be, wasn’t appealing to us.

Another option is to book a private car with driver. And, there are many to choose from. Yet, even though it would be convenient and faster… this could cost around 180 Euros and upwards, depending on the company you book through.

So, after looking at all those options… we made the decision to check out the trains and buses.

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Taking the Train from Prague to Cesky Krumlov

There are a few train operators that offer transport when traveling around the Czech Republic. Yet, the more popular option when using the train services is… the Czech Republic’s primary railway operator, Ceske drahy. When you go to their website it does have an English translation option, which is handy.

According to their website… a direct train trip from Prague to Cesky Krumlov takes about 2 hours and 47 minutes or even longer. And, the price can vary depending on the time of day, season, and so forth. 

Yet, if you’re wanting to do a day trip from Prague, then we believe the earlier the better… so you can fit more in. You never know what you’ll discover when you’re there.

For us, using the train service may not have been the best option. And, that’s because the first departure time from Prague was around 8am. Plus, getting into Cesky Krumlov would take about 3 hours. So, that means we wouldn’t get into town until about 11:00am. That’s almost the whole morning gone!

Even so, for a one-way adult ticket the price is cheaper… in comparison to the other alternatives we have already gone through. So, by taking the Ceske drahy train… prices for a one-way trip may START from around 314 Koruna (about USD $12.90 / Euros 12.75 / GBP 11.10).

The train departure times weren’t ideal for us. So, that’s when we had a look at the bus services to see what they could offer.

Taking the Bus from Prague to Cesky Krumlov

There are 2 main bus operators that we had a look at to choose from… which was RegioJet and Flixbus.

Flixbus has the bright lime green color…

Whereas with RegioJet, the transport has a bold yellow color…

With Flixbus, they had many options to choose from… including departure times from around 7am, which was good. Plus, direct services to Cesky Krumlov would take around 2 hours 40 minutes, or 3 hours 15 minutes… depending on the departure bus stop in Prague. And, there are different stops from Prague to choose from. 

So, the base fare would cost around USD $9, which sounds really cheap. 

Yet, a mandatory service fee is added on top of the base fare. Plus, if you want to reserve a seat this is an additional cost. Thus, all up a one-way adult ticket could cost around USD $14.50 (about 343 Koruna / Euros 14 / GBP 12.10). Even so, in the scheme of things it still is cheap!

Now, with that in mind, we had a look at options with RegioJet.

RegioJet had a bus that would leave Prague at 6am, getting into Czesky Krumlov around 8:50am. We aren’t raving fans of early starts, especially if it has to involve an alarm clock! 

Yet, as we had in mind to make the most of the day trip… this was a good option to consider. And, with RegioJet it doesn’t cost extra to reserve a seat. 

Plus, they offer other services like a free Smart Guide on the destination… as well as free cancellation 15 minutes before departure.

So, for the 6am bus it cost around 8 Euros (about 200 Koruna / USD $8.15 / GBP 7). And, prices may be higher depending on times, or other factors.

TRAVEL TIP:

Make sure you check BEFORE booking, where the departure points are. Also, we recommend you double check your stops, AFTER booking and at the destinations. Because, things can change at the last moment, without you realizing! 

Plus, it can get confusing sometimes, especially if the stop names are similar. Unfortunately, we saw a few people miss their transport… as they went to the wrong station or stop.

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Which Transport Option Did We Choose in the End?

So, the transport options such as using taxis, a private driver or rideshare… didn’t suit us for this trip.

And, while we prefer taking trains over buses… there weren’t ideal departure time options for us. As we do like to make the most of our day trips.

We thought that taking the train from Prague to Cesky Krumlov would be quicker… and cheaper than by bus. Yet, as we did our research it was surprising to discover that it wasn’t. 

So, in the end it was going to be bus transport. Then, after having made comparisons with Flixbus and RegioJet… our choice for getting to Cesky Krumlov from Prague, was via a RegioJet bus.

It had better times, flexibility if our plans were to change, and a great price.

So, we trust that this is helpful… for when you’re thinking about how to get to Cesky Krumlov from Prague.

What transport option did you decide to take when you made this trip? And, why did you choose that option?

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