CZECH COUNTRYSIDE bike tour from Prague to Cesky Krumlov

Cycling along Greenways trails through the historical land of Czech Republic
Reservation

SELF-GUIDED BIKE TRIP along Greenways trails from
Prague to Cesky Krumlov, 240 km/150 miles (April - October)

Our Prague - Cesky Krumlov (or vice versa) cycling tour takes from 3 to 5 days.
It is full of the best nature, history and sights only to be seen by bike. You will see some spectacular landscapes, visit gorgeous castles & some of the most historical Czech towns and cities such as Prague, Tabor and Cesky Krumlov. When you reach Cesky Krumlov you will be fascinated by this beautiful well-preserved unique medieval town.

SELF-GUIDED BIKE TOUR PACKAGE OPTION:  

ESSENTIAL PACKAGE - Includes all the basic essentials you'll need for your trip. Perfect for independent travellers. You can finish in Cesky Krumlov or Ceske Budejovice (convinient for taking direct train with bicycle back to Prague or vice versa).

CLASSIC PACKAGE - Includes all the essentials plus our bike pick up service from Cesky Krumlov (or other finish point). Great for travellers who want to continue travelling without coming back to Prague.

ESSENTIALS PACKAGE    


Essential needs for

 your bike trip.

Perfect for

independent  travellers                            

Duration
(days)
LevelPrice per   person        Package price includes
3-4Moderate 150 €
  • Quality Trekking/Hybrid bike rental, lock, helmet, repair kit, bike lights
  • Bike fitting according to your size before the trip
  • Rear waterproof panniers (Ortlieb - 40 liters)
  • Self-guided tour directions with the navigation app for your smartphone &/or physical map
  • Anti-theft & anti-break bike insurance
  • Safe storage of your belongings at our office for free up to 1 suitcase per person
  • All taxes and fees
  • not included: single supplement fee 70€
5Easy175 €

CLASSIC PACKAGE*

Everything you will

need from start to finish

Great for travellers who

want to continue travelling from Cesky Krumlov

Duration
(days)
LevelPrice per  person          Includes
3-4Moderate270 €*
  • Quality Trekking/Hybrid bike rental, lock, helmet, repair kit, bike lights
  • Bike fitting according to your size before the trip
  • Rear waterproof panniers (Ortlieb - 40 liters)
  • Self-guided tour directions with the navigation app for your smartphone &/or physical map
  • Anti-theft & anti-break bike insurance
  • Bike pick up service from C.Krumlov or other finish point
  • Tour Guide service to take you out of Prague center & help you get oriented
  • Safe storage of your belongings at our office for free up to 1 suitcase per person
  • All taxes and fees
  • not included: single supplement fee 120€
5Easy295 €*
 

Price is based on minimum of 2 people in a group.  Additional single supplement fee applies from 70-120 €.

* Bike pick up prices and luggage deliveries are based on picking up and delivery from Hotels or Penzions with 24/7 reception facilities. 

Recommended Itinerary for 4 biking days trip (225 km / 140 miles):
Day 1 Prague - Tynec nad Sazavou: 50 km

Day 2 Tynec nad Sazavou - Tabor: 75 km

Day 3 Tabor - Hluboka nad Vltavou: 55 km

Day 4: Hluboka nad Vltavou - Cesky Krumlov: 45 km.

Recommended Itinerary for 5 biking days trip (235 km / 147 miles): 
Day 1 Prague - Velke Popovice: 40 km

Day 2 Velke Popovice - Tynec nad Sazavou - Sedlcany: 45 km

Day 3 Sedlcany - Tabor: 50 km

Day 4 Tabor - Hluboka nad Vltavou: 55 km

Day 5 Hluboka nad Vltavou - Ceske Budejovice - Cesky Krumlov: 45 km
.

Elevation Prague - Krumlov
Day 1: meeting and preparations (Pre-trip)

The day before your trip starts we will meet at the bike shop. You will have the opportunity to test your bikes and equipment, go over your maps and route, discussing any last minute questions or adjustments you might have. We will make sure that you are ready for your cycling adventure!

Day 2: Prague - Pruhonice - Tynec nad Sazavou: 50 km/31 miles

You will leave Prague in the morning following the Vltava river through parks towards Pruhonice. In Pruhonice you will be able to explore the local neo-renaissance castle and admire the botanical garden and nature. As you come to Tynec nad Sazavou you will see many natural ponds and small lakes where you can cool down and have a swim. Tynec nad Sazavou is also known for the production of Jawa motorcycles. In Tynec or nearby you will have your first stop for the night.

Day 3: Tynec nad Sazavou - Sedlcany - Tabor: 70 km/43 miles

On day 3 you will continue south through the beautiful Czech countryside to the town of Sedlcany. Founded by the Hussites in 1420, there are many historical and cultural points to explore. During World War II, this town was previously occupied by Nazi forces and you can see a group of statues that commemorates the displacement of Czechs during this period. Your last stop for the day will be in the historical city of Tabor. 

Day 4: Tabor - Hluboka nad Vltavou: 55 km/34 miles

This day we will head towards Hluboka nad Vltavou where you will see one of Czech Republic's most magnificent chateaus. Founded by the kings of Bohemia in the mid 13th century, it was originally a castle, home to many fairy takes and even movies...it is a sight not to be missed! 

Day 5: Hluboka nad Vltavou - Cesky Krumlov: 45 km/28 miles

A short 15km ride from Hluboka, you will come to the larger city of Ceske Budejovice. It is known as the political, commercial and cultural center of the South Bohemia region and a home to one of the country's biggest breweries, the original "Budweiser"/Budvar Brewery. After Ceske Budejovice, there is a nice biking path which takes you 30 km southwest to Cesky Krumlov. As you enjoy the last part through the forests and nature, the fun is not over! Prepare yourself to accomplish one last hill! before arriving in Cesky Krumlov. It officially became a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1992 and is the second most visited town in the country, you will be able to relax and explore the city and admire its beauty and culture. 

Day 6: Cesky Krumlov

Time to relax and explore Cesky Krumlov. You will be fascinated by this beautiful well-preserved unique medieval town. It contains one of the biggest castle complexes in the country, a vibrant arts and culture scene with an extensive Egon Schiele Museum, a revolving summer theatre and several international music festivals!
After you can return to Prague, visit the Sumava National Park nearby or continue with your personal travel itinerary.

  Additional services

Luggage transfer between stops (you can use local taxi or hotel services for sending your luggage to the next accomodation stop). We do not organize this service.

around 80 € / per 1 transfer

Luggage delivery from Prague to hotel in C.Krumlov (or to other finish point)from 70 € / per 1 transfer / up to 6 suitcases / if combined with Classic package

Guided Bike Tour in Prague

30 €

Electric bike rent

add  18 € / per 1 day

Additional biking days (includes bike rental, anti-theft bike insurance and panniers)add 30 € per day
Minimum 1 month advance reservation recommended.
For reservations less than 1 month additional last minute booking fee may apply.

 

Reservation

GUIDED BIKE TOUR along Greenways trails 
from Prague to Cesky Krumlov, 240 km/150 miles (Apr - Oct)

Our Czech countryside bike tour from Prague to Cesky Krumlov (or visa versa) takes 5 cycling days. Our experienced and local tour guides will lead you through the best nature and historical sites you can only see by bike. You will enjoy local cuisine, see spectacular landscapes, medieval castles, cities & towns like Prague, Tabor and Cesky Krumlov. Our guide and support van will be with you throughout your whole trip. You can choose the distance you want to cover everyday and we will pick you up from you finish point to bring you to the hotel. All you have to do is enjoy your bike ride, nature, food, drinks & nice lodging!

GUIDED BIKE TOUR OPTION
(number of days, daily distance and activity types are modified on request

Tour type according to
accomodation class

Duration (days)

  Dates

Level

Price

Guided - Classic 3*

5 days (4 nights)

On request

Moderate

from 1100 EUR*

Guided - Classic 3*6 days (5 nights)On requestModeratefrom 1320 EUR*

Guided - Premium 4/5*

5 days (4 nights)

On request

Moderate

from 1600 EUR*

Guided - Premium 4/5*6 days (5 nights)On requestModeratefrom 1950 EUR*

* Price is based on minimum of 4 participants.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

Guided Bike Trip Prague-Cesky Krumlov (or C.Krumlov-Prague) Included /
not included
English speaking tour guideIncluded
Support Van for bike & peopleIncluded
Accommodation (4/5 nights)Included
Breakfast and Lunch every day Included
Luggage delivery between stopsIncluded
Quality Bike Rental with anti-theft & anti-break bike insuranceIncluded
Lock, helmet, bike lights, rear rack panniersIncluded
Airport transfer to hotel in PragueIncluded
5/6 x DinnerNot Included
Personal/Travel insuranceNot Included

Cycling Itinerary for 5 biking days trip (240 km /  150 miles): 

Day 1 Prague - Pruhonice  - Tynec nad Sazavou: 50 km

Day 2 Tynec nad Sazavou - Sedlcany: 45 km

Day 3 Sedlcany - Tabor: 45 km

Day 4 Tabor - Hluboka nad Vltavou: 55 km

Day 5 Hluboka nad Vltavou - Ceske Budejovice - Cesky Krumlov: 45 km.

Elevation Prague - C. Krumlov

Day 1: Meeting and preparations

The day before your trip starts we will meet at the bike shop. You will have the opportunity to test your bikes and equipment, go over your maps and route, discussing any last minute questions or adjustments you might have. We will go over the route in more detail, answer your questions and make sure that you are ready for your cycling adventure!

Day 2: Prague - Pruhonice - Tynec nad Sazavou: 50 km / 31 mi

We will leave Prague following the river through the forests and nature away towards Pruhonice. In Pruhonice, you will be able to explore the local neo-­renaissance castle and admire the nature. After we will ride to Velke Popovice, famous for its Kozel brewery and restaurant with excellent Kozel beer. We will finish our 1st day of the trip at Tynec nad Sazavou. 

Day 3: Tynec nad Sazavou - Sedlcany: 45 km/29 mi

In Tynec nad Sazavou you will see many natural ponds and small lakes. Tynec nad Sazavou is also known for the production of Jawa motorcycles. Today you will bike through the beautiful Czech countryside to Sedlcany. 

Day 4: Sedlcany - Tabor: 50 km/31 mi

Today you will bike through the beautiful Czech countryside to Sedlcany. During WWII, this town was previously occupied by Nazis and you can see a group of statues that commemorates the displacement of the people of Sedlcany during this period. Your last stop for the day will be in Tabor. This town was founded by the Hussites in 1420, there are many historical and cultural points to explore.

Day 5: Tabor - Hluboka nad Vltavou: 55 km/34 mi

This day we will head towards Hluboka nad Vltavou where you will see one of Czech Republic's most magnificent chateaus. Founded by the kings of Bohemia in the mid 13th century and originally a castle, it is a sight not to be missed!  After you can carry on exploring the nature on your bikes.

Day 6: Hluboka nad Vltavou - Ceske Budejovice - Cesky Krumlov: 45 km/29 miles

After leaving Hluboka town and short ride of about 15 km you will come to the larger city of Ceske Budejovice. It is known as the political, commercial and cultural center of the South Bohemia region and a home one of the country's biggest breweries, the original "Budweiser"/Budvar Brewery. After Ceske Budejovice there is a nice biking path which takes you 30 km southwest to Cesky Krumlov. As you enjoy the last part through the forests and nature, the fun is not over -prepare yourself to accomplish one last hill! Once you reach Cesky Krumlov, the second most visited town in the country you will be able to relax and explore the city and admire its beauty.

Day 7 - Cesky Krumlov

Time to  relax and explore Cesky Krumlov. You will be fascinated by this beautiful well-preserved unique medieval town. We will pick you in the morning to return to Prague or continue with your personal travel itinerary.

Reservation

PRIVATE BIKE TOURS from Prague to Cesky Krumlov or visa versa

We specialize on organizing private tours from 1 to 30 people.
Please contact us for more information at info(at)cyklustrails.com.

 
Available from Apr 1 till Oct 30

Daily itinerary is based on Guided tour option and can be changed on request.

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