Welcome to Telč
The Unesco heritage town of Telč, perched on the border between Bohemia and Moravia, possesses one of the country's prettiest and best-preserved historic squares. The main attraction is the beauty of the square itself, lined by Renaissance and baroque burgers' houses, with their brightly coloured yellow, pink and green facades. Spend part of your visit simply ambling about, taking in the classic Renaissance chateau... Read More
Top experiences in Telč
Private Transfer to Telc from Prague
Meet your private driver at your centrally located Prague hotel or Prague Airport and enjoy a worry free private transfer to Telč from Prague. Your journey will conclude at your centrally located Telč hotel.Kick back and relax on your ride from Prague to Telč. Travel with up to 7 people in your group on a comfortable vehicle and discover the scenery on your ride from Prague to Telč.
Day Trip from Prague to the UNESCO Towns of Trebic and Telc
After a pick up at 8:30am from your hotel in Prague, board your comfortable air-conditioned minivan and begin your 2-hour trip through the Czech countryside. Head first for Třebíč, a town that dates back to the 11th century when the princes of Moravia founded a Benedictine monastery. Follow your guide on a walking tour of the town. Visit the UNESCO-listed, romanesque St. Procopius Basilica and explore the well-preserved Jewish Quarter, a potent reminder of the long coexistence of Jews and Christians. Next, take lunch in local restaurant where you can try typical Czech cuisine. After lunch, make a visit to the town of Telč, which was founded after the victory of the Prince of Moravia, Otto II against the Prince of Bohemia, Břetislav, in 1099. The UNESCO-listed historical center, bordered by ponds and gates, has maintained its distinctive image for centuries, since the times of Zachariáš of Hradec.After a day's exploration, head back to Prague and get dropped off back at your at your hotel at around 7:30pm.
Private 2-Day UNESCO Sites Tour from Prague Including Sedlec, Kutná Hora, Trebic, Telc, and Zelená Hora
Day 1: Prague - Sedlec - Kutna Hora - Žďár nad Sázavou (Zelena Hora) - TřebíčAfter 8am hotel pickup in Prague, meet your guide, and settle inside your private, air-conditioned minivan, equipped with chilled water and WiFi.After a roughly 1-hour journey, arrive in Sedlec, and visit the town’s cathedral and ossuary. Head inside the ossuary to survey its famous furnishings and chandeliers, all made from the bones of more than 40,000 people.Next, continue into UNESCO-listed Kutná Hora, a prosperous silver mining town in medieval times. Here, visit the spectacular St. Barbara’s Church, dedicated to the patron saint of miners, and admire the Church of St. Jacob, dating from 1420. After a traditional Czech lunch, travel to Zelená Hora, the site of the extraordinary Church of St. John of Nepomuk, the 14th-century saint of Bohemia. Wander around the 5-pointed star-shaped complex, learning how it was built by the famous 18th-century Czech architect, Jan Santini-Aichel.Then, venture into Ždár nad Sázavou, and visit another Santini-Aichel masterpiece: Ždár Chateau. Rebuilt by Santini-Aichel in the early 1700s, this baroque gem was once a 12th-century Cistercian monastery. See the main church, prelature, dormitories, well chapel, and fishponds, and learn about the monks' daily lives as you explore.Finish with a drop-off at a quaint guesthouse, and after dinner at a local restaurant, enjoy the evening independently. Overnight: Guesthouse in Ždár nad Sázavou areaDay 2: Třebíč - Telč - Červená Lhota - PragueAfter breakfast, leave at around 9am for Třebíč, home to one of Europe’s best-preserved old Jewish quarters. This West Moravian town was founded in the 12th century when a Benedictine monastery was established here.Explore the UNESCO-protected Jewish quarter, with its narrow lanes, synagogues, and cemetery, and learn how it testifies to the co-existence of Jewish and Christian communities. Continue to the chateau of Červená Lhota, a converted fortress with a recorded history dating to 1465. Admire the picture-perfect building set on a lake, and after a break for lunch, drive to Telč, famous for its Italian Renaissance architecture. Stretch your legs on a tour of Telč's UNESCO-listed old town, viewing highlights like the pretty cobbled square, framed by pastel-painted houses. Legend says Telč was founded when the Moravian prince Otto II won a battle against Břetislav, Prince of Bohemia, in 1099. Your tour concludes with an early evening drop-off at your Prague hotel or a central Prague location of your choice.
8-Day Guided Small-Group Bike Tour from Prague to Vienna
Enjoy a 8-day bike ride from Prague to Vienna and be transferred from Prague to Cesky Krumlov on your first day, check into your hotel, sight-see in Cesky Krumlov and choose a bicycles to match your body dimensions. Enjoy a bike ride from Cesky Krumlov to Trebon (63 km = 38 miles by bicycle) on your second day. The route leads through the beautiful hilly landscape surrounding Cesky Krumlov. The closer you get to Trebon area, the flatter the landscape becomes and the scenic ride through a picturesque landscape ends in Trebon, which is also well-known as a major spa resort. Do not miss to visit Schwarzenberg Tomb and take a massage, whirlpool or other services at Trebon's wellness center (at own expense).Your third day will take you from Trebon to Telc (78 km = 47 miles by bicycle). Before that, enjoy an optional tour of Trebon chateau in the morning (at own expense). The bike trail winds along many ponds and man-made lakes, so typical of this region, to Perslak, the most northern point of Austria. You will follow the border with Austria on the Green-ways trail passing through Nova Bystrice, where you will have lunch. From Nova Bystrice the trail will take you through the forests of the National Park called Czech Canada. The day ends in Telc, a renaissance town registered on the UNESCO cultural heritage list.Day 4 brings you from Telc to Vranov (54 km = 33 miles by bicycle) with an optional tour of Telc chateau in the morning. You will ride through several charming villages typical for this area of the country. Cycle gently through the region of South Moravia. You will stay overnight in Vranov which is situated near a dam.On your 5th day, you will be riding from Vranov to Znojmo (32-38 km = 20-23 miles by bicycle). Cycle on the Green-ways trail following the river Dyje and the southern Czech border with Austria. This very beautiful trail leads through the national park of Dyje. Znojmo is the gateway to the region of South Moravia, a region of wine production. Day 6 includes the ride from Znojmo to Mikulov (62-72 km = 37-43 miles by bicycle). This flatland region is a traditional vine-growing area and there are many wine cellars. Dinner is usually arranged in a restaurant and includes a wine tasting. Mikulov is a town with a rich history, a beautiful castle and an historical square. On day 7 you will be biking from Mikulov to Vienna (50 km = 30 miles by bicycle). Cross the border at the Mikulov border checkpoint and spend the rest of the day in Austria. There are vineyards, fields and small villages along the trail in Austria. We recommend finishing the cycling part of the tour in Mistelbach (48 km) and traveling by car to Vienna. Spend your 8th and last day in Vienna where your tour ends with a breakfast.