Guided Tours

2 Guided tours are available to the conference delegates on Saturday, June 18. The first option is considered as cultural, visiting the historical beauties of South Bohemia, the second is considered as natural, visiting local (not only) archaeological sites. All participants are welcome to register for the following events via the Online Registration Form, in order to be able to attend.

Guided Tour A (Culture and History) – Zlatá Koruna + Český Krumlov

  • Saturday, 18 June 2022
  • Time: full day tour (8 hours)
  • Tickets: 50 EUR

This guided tour will take you to the national cultural monument Zlatá Koruna - one of the most valuable Gothic monasteries in Central Europe. The Cistercian monastery originally called "Holy Crown of Thorns" (Sancta spinea corona) at the ford across the Vltava River was founded in 1263 by King Premysl Otakar II.

Our 2nd stop will be in the city of Český Krumlov – a stunningly beautiful town in southern Bohemia. Český Krumlov is Czechia’s second most visited tourist attraction. The historic center of the town is part of UNESCO’s World Heritage since 1992.

The last stop will be a La Tène Oppidum Třísov and a former castle complex Maiden Stone with a quite varied botanical and zoological life due to the interconnection between the rock formation, the meandering waterways, and human intervention.

Please note that this is a walking tour. Basic refreshment (lunch box) is included in the price of the tour.

 

Guided Tour B (Archaeology and Nature) – Natural beauties of South Bohemia

  • Saturday, 18 June 2022
  • Time: full day tour (10 hours)
  • Tickets: 50 EUR

This tour will show you several spots from the South Bohemian landscape with some having the strong connection to archaeology. During this full day tour you will have a chance to visit Baba Vitín burial site, Vlkov sand dunes or Červené Blato peat bog.


Please note that this tour will be a full day walking tour not appropriate for people with mobility issues as we expect total walking distance of around 10 km. Basic refreshment (lunch box) is included in the price of the tour.