Top things to do in Tábor

Top Choice Czech in Tábor


The in-house restaurant of the nicest hotel in town also happens to be head and shoulders above everything else around. Head chef Martin Svatek has built a menu around traditional Czech mains such as duck, rabbit an…
Top Choice Cafe in Tábor


You won't find a better flat white anywhere in town, or for miles around for that matter (Moccacafe uses specially roasted beans). It also serves excellent breakfasts, cakes and a wide variety of high-end ice cream.…
Museum in Tábor

Bechyně Gate & Kotnov Tower

The Bechyně Gate, just next to the ruins of Kotnov Castle, is the last of the town's original Gothic portals to remain standing, and it still retains the look it had some 500 years ago. It houses a small museum with…
Czech in Tábor

La Cave

One of the better dining choices around town is the restaurant in the courtyard of the Hotel Dvořák, which takes its food very seriously indeed. The menu is filled with treasures such as smoked duck with sour cherri…
Square in Tábor

Žižkovo Náměstí

Tabor's handsome main square is lined with late-Gothic, Renaissance and baroque houses. In the middle is a fountain (1567) and a commanding statue of the Hussite leader Jan Žižka, after whom the square is named. The…
Tunnel in Tábor

Underground Passages

At the Hussite Museum in the former Town Hall, you'll find the entrance to a fascinating 650m stretch of underground passageways, which you can visit by guided tour only. The passages, constructed in the 15th centur…
Indian in Tábor


Tábor's highly regarded Indian restaurant offers a spicy alternative to the schnitzels and pizzas on offer at most other places in town, and also has a large and delicious section devoted to vegetarian food. Enjoy q…
Museum in Tábor

Hussite Museum

Situated in Tábor's former late-Gothic Town Hall (Stará radnice), this museum traces the origins and history of the Hussite movement in the Czech Republic. Here you'll also find the entrance to the underground passa…
Czech in Tábor

U Zlatého lva

From the outside, it's an ordinary looking pub serving Budweiser beer from České Budějovice, but locals know it for its excellent, Italian-inspired thin-crust pizza, using fresh ingredients and authentic mozzarella …
Bar in Tábor


Dance music, jazz, reggae and house all occasionally feature at this art gallery/garden cafe/cocktail bar. It's a good spot to ask about live gigs around town too.