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Driving to Cesky Krumlov

A Motorists guide to Cesky Krumlov - directions, parking and more



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This medieval town is located in the southern part of the Czech Republic. It has many well preserved sites that were fortunate enough to not be damaged during the Second World War, therefore the town is now a UNESCO World Heritage site.

It is thought that the first settlement in this area dates back to the Stone Ages. Cesky Krumlov has had a colourful history through the ages. Having prospered up until the 17th century, it underwent a grim period as a result of the Thirty Year War.

Today the town has much to offer visitors. The Cesky Krumlov Castle is the second biggest castle in the country. The Gothic construction has two guided tours to choose from, and a tower from which beautiful views over the area can be seen. Entry to the gardens is free, which are also worth wandering around in.

Children will enjoy the bear moat which surrounds the castle, where they can watch bears swimming in the water. Bears have been kept in the castle grounds since the 16th century.

There is further entertainment during the Five-Petalled Rose Celebrations which take place every year during the third weekend of June, where locals celebrate the town’s history.

Map of the area



Speed limits around Cesky Krumlov

Speed Limits

Motorway: 130 km/h
Rural: 90 km/h
Urban: 50 km/h

Distances from Cesky Krumlov to...

All of these places are within a few hours drive from Cesky Krumlov
PlaceDistance km (miles)
(Point to Point)

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Prague, Czech Republic140 km (87 miles)

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Salzburg, Austria146 km (91 miles)

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Vienna, Austria166 km (103 miles)

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Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic189 km (117 miles)

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Munich, Germany215 km (134 miles)

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Bratislava, Slovakia220 km (137 miles)

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Innsbruck, Austria277 km (172 miles)

Attraction
Schloss Neuschwanstein, Germany298 km (185 miles)

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Zagreb, Croatia358 km (222 miles)

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Stuttgart, Germany376 km (233 miles)

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Budapest, Hungary381 km (237 miles)

Attraction
The Stelvio Pass, Italy384 km (238 miles)

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Rijeka, Croatia387 km (240 miles)

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Venice, Italy404 km (251 miles)

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Heidelberg, Germany415 km (258 miles)

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Berlin, Germany417 km (259 miles)

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Krakow, Poland429 km (266 miles)

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Frankfurt, Germany431 km (268 miles)

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Zurich, Switzerland458 km (284 miles)

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