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From Prague: Bohemian and Saxon Switzerland Day Trip

Product ID: 160761
From Prague visit a treasure of European wilderness hidden at the Czech-German border. Discover the beauty that has attracted filmmakers through a range of different tour packages designed to pair you with the perfect experience.
About this activity
Duration: 10 - 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Your Prague hotel or other place of accomodation.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the glorious Bastei Bridge
  • See the Pravcicka Gate and other unique sandstone formations
  • Enjoy the purity of the Kamenice Gorge
  • Experience the Elbe Canyon
  • Visit the Narnia filming sites
Full description
Your local guide will pick you up from your Prague accommodation early in the morning. Enjoy the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle while learning about Czech culture, history and the main highlights on your way towards the national park. Taste snacks and enjoy beverages throughout the entire day. 
Enjoy an abundance of time to admire the filming sites of the 'Chronicles of Narnia' movie in a group of a maximum of 10 persons. Spend an unforgettable day in the Bohemian and Saxon Switzerland National Park, one of the unique natural reserves in Europe, by choosing one of the following Tour options: 

Hiking Tour is the right choice if you want to see the main highlights of both National Parks. Visit two countries in one day. The first destination is the magnificent Bastei Bridge. Feast on the breathtaking views of the Elbe river canyon, surrounded by unique sandstone rock formations. Then enjoy the rolling landscape full of tiny German villages and famous table mountains. The following hike brings you near the main symbol of Bohemian Switzerland - the Pravcicka Gate - the largest sandstone arch in Europe. After tasting the rich local cuisine (lunch included), sail on gondola-style boats through the soothing Kamenice river gorge (12-hour 10-kilometer active hike).

Fantasy Highlights Tour brings together the two main fantasy filming sites of the region. Visit the Saxon Switzerland and walk across the magnificent Bastei bridge and visit Neurathen Castle ruins. Cross to Bohemian Switzerland and adore the amazing views from Sneznik lookout tower. Enjoy a tasty lunch (included) in a local restaurant and continue to experience Narnia while hiking through the sandstone labyrinth of Tyssa Walls (10-hour 9-kilometer moderate hike). 

Winter Tour is an ideal choice for an active winter visit to the region. Marvel at the beauty of snow-covered sandstone towers. Stroll across the Bastei Bridge to reach the medieval ruins of Neurathen Castle. Enjoy the Pravcicka Gate during the season pictured in Narnia. Hot beverages and a lunch in a local restaurant (included) will help you regain all your energy (10-hour 7-kilometer moderate hike).
Includes
  • Entrance and restroom fees
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Lunch (main course and beverage)
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Small group tour
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• A current valid passport will be required on the day of travel
• Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
• Comfortable hiking shoes recommended
• Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
• A moderate amount of walking will be involved
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 81 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.9 / 5
  • Organization
    4.9 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.5 / 5
  • Safety
    4.9 / 5
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The whole trip was incredible! Our guide, Eduard, picked us up from the lobby of our hotel where we go into very comfortable and spacious transport to Bohemian Switzerland. The car journey to the first destination was just under 2 hours but our guide talked us through all that we passed and gave us lots of information so it went quickly. Each stop thereafter were short journeys and the hiking was achievable but challenging and the views were breathtaking. We even stopped for a very traditional Czech lunch which was included in the price and filled us up ready to carry on our adventures. If you’re thinking about booking this trip - do it! So worth the money and the staff were excellent. Thank you so much Roman and Eduard !

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March 6, 2020

Be ready for a long walk (some inclines too). Amazing landscapes and scenery. The country side is too beautiful. Katy, our guide was cool and knowledgeable. We had two more families with us and Katy saw to it that all the guys stuck together and had fun. The trip was very well organised. I would surely recommend this team.

October 22, 2019

Beautiful scenic locations and very comfortable transportation

January 13, 2020

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Product ID: 160761