UNESCO sites in the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic is a country with a very long history and therefore a place abundant with castles and chateaus, cathedrals, churches, historical buildings as well as natural beauty. Moreover, twelve places from the Czech Repupublic can be found on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Here we would like to present you with a guide that will take you round all these beautiful spots and hopefully attract you to visit some of them when you are in the Czech Republic.

Český Krumlov

Český Krumlov

If there is a town that truly deserves to be called a jewel it is undoubtedly Český Krumlov.

 
Holašovice

Holašovice

Holašovice, a south Bohemian village that was enlisted on the UNESCO world heritage list...

 
The Holy Trinity column in Olomouch

The Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc

Czech Baroque style has its representation on the world heritage list by the Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc.

 
The Pilgrimage church of St. John of Nepomuk

The Pilgrimage Church of St. John of Nepomuk

The Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora is a very rare example of combining the Gothic and Baroque...

 
Lednice-Valtice Area

Lednice - Valtice Area

The Lednice – Valtice Area includes an amazing natural scenery and two spectacular chateaus dating back to the 12th century.

 
Telč

Telč

The town of Telč is sometimes called „Moravian Venice“. The main features of Telč are unquestionably the Gothic-Renaissance...

 
Lytomyšl Chateau

Litomyšl Chateau

The Litomyšl Castle is situated about 50 km southeast of the regional city of Hradec Králové.

 
Kroměříž

Kroměříž

The town of Kroměříž lies south of Olomouc and it is closely connected with its history...

 
Kutná Hora

Kutná Hora

In the 16th century Kutná hora, a charming town about 50 km east of Prague, was the second most imporant town in the Czech kingdom.

 
Třebíč

Třebíč

Třebíč encompasses a wonderful example of Jewish urban design in its Jewish quarter and one of the best preserved Jewish cemeteries...

 
Villa Tugendhat

Villa Tugendhat

This is one of the most celebrated villa structures in the world which set new standards of living and is an outstanding testament to the clarity and simplicity...