LEDNICE - VALTICE chateaux, wine town MIKULOV and the PALAVA HILLS, a full day trip
This trip represents a busy day which combines nature and architecture . You will visit the LEDNICE Chateau and its beautiful French and English park with a unique green house, then the VALTICE Chateau (Both UNESCO Heritage sites, enjoy a short video here), visit the National Wine Center where you can sample the best Czech wine awarded many awards, The present Valtice chateau dates to the early 18th century. The Valtice Chateau has its own wine cellars that date from to the 1430s.
Explore the wine town MIKULOV - a pretty little town with a long history. Here you can visit the castle, churches, and the Jewish Quarter. It lies on what was the main trade route between Vienna and Brno. It was also home to the largest Jewish community in the country for many years. For three centuries, from the 1500s to the 1800s, Mikulov was the seat of the Moravian regional rabbinate. World War II brought a very terrible end to Mikulov's Jewish community. Today Mikulov is Moravia's center for white wine production. where used to be the strongest Jewish community and if you still have energy, a cup of coffee at the foothills of the nearby PALAVA HILLS - which is Biosphere Reserve thanks to its unique fauna and flora. Along the way there will be many possibilities to sample the local wine.
Feel free to read some Testimonials about this trip on TRIADVISOR.
Price:EUR 130 / per person
The price includes guiding in English and transportation, does not include entry fees
To book this trip, please go to TRIPS and send me an email.
The full description of this busy trip is in US traveller Peggy's Kaszas BLOG is here: