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Tunnel in Znojmo

Znojmo Underground

Znojmo's labyrinth of underground corridors below the old town is one of the most extensive in Central Europe, snaking around for some 27km. Two types of guided tours are offered: the 'classic' tour is designed for …
Castle in Znojmo

Znojmo Castle

Znojmo has traditionally occupied a strategic position on the border between Austria and Moravia, and there’s been a fortress here since the 11th century. The castle has served as a residence for Moravian nobles, a …
Czech in Znojmo

Veselá 13

The in-house restaurant of the Hotel Lahofer is a real treat. The chef is talented at turning out great regional cooking with an international twist, such as grilled trout served with fresh rosemary. Menu items are …
Church in Znojmo

Rotunda of Our Lady & St Catherine

This 11th-century church is one of the republic's oldest Romanesque structures and contains a beautiful series of 12th-century frescoes depicting the life of Christ. Because of the sensitive nature of the frescoes, …
Mediterranean in Znojmo

La Casa Navarra

La Casa Navarra is well known locally for homemade gnocchi (usually served with cheese), but the pastas, grilled meats and steaks are also very good. The small dining room is warm and inviting, with lots of red bric…
Vegetarian in Znojmo

Na Věčnosti

An excellent vegetarian restaurant with a couple of fish dishes on the menu. Mains such as Thai noodles and dhal (spiced lentils) are well above average for these parts, and the intimate dining room, with wood-plank…
Wine Bar in Znojmo

Deci Deci

Stylish wine and coffee bar, with a nice selection of wines from the Znojmo wine-growing region. To pair with the wines, there's plenty of cheeses, homemade pâtés and spreads, as well as more substantial soups and s…
Wine in Znojmo

Znojmo Wine Festival

The region's biggest annual festival is dedicated to wine. In addition to wine tastings, there are musical performances, parades and general merriment scattered all around town.
Tower in Znojmo

Town Hall Tower

The handsome and scaleable 66m tower on Znojmo’s Town Hall is one of Moravia's best examples of late Gothic architecture (c 1448).
Church in Znojmo

Church of St Nicholas

This beautiful 13th-century church was originally Romanesque and was rebuilt in Gothic style. Towards the front on the right-hand side is the 'Bread Madonna' chapel. According to legend, during the Thirty Years' War…