Cruises through the castle park - Janohrad, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 48° 48.270 E 016° 49.867
33U E 634453 N 5407340
Quick Description: A cruise through the Lednice castle park - Janohrad stop.
Location: Jihomoravský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 9/10/2013 9:21:30 AM
Waymark Code: WMJ1XY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 33

Long Description:
1. Plavebni Ltd. (visit link) offers cruise through the Lednice castle park with two cruise stop: Minaret (visit link) and Janohrad (visit link) .

A romantic pleasure cruise through the Lednice castle park, along the shoulders of the river Dyje, guided by a commentary about the history and points of interest once having been included in the former estate of the Lichtensteins.

Lednice Castle is one of the most beautiful chateaux in the romantic Gothic style in Czech Republic. From the end of the 13th cent, the seat of the Lichtenštejn family who owned the chateau for another 700 years. The original yeoman's seat was rebuilt into a Renaissance chateau surrounded by a garden. At the end of the 17th cent. Baroque adaptations of the chateau and the park were carried out. In the park a greenhouse and a park alley was built there. In 1846 - 58 the chateau and the park acquired their final Neo-Gothic appearance. Richly furnished historical interiors. In the castle park a small pond with islands, romantic buildings such as a minaret, a hunting chateau and rare plants.
Related Web Site: [Web Link]

Adult Ticket Price in local currency: 120

Period/Days/Hours of Operation:
opening hours: Tu - Su: April, October Tu - Su: May, June, September Mo - Su: July, August first/last cruise 10:00/16:00 schedule : the boats depart at intervals of 20 or 30 minutes (actual times of departure at the landing places) http://www.1plavebni.cz/en/pravidelne-plavby


Food/Drink available on board?: no

Protection from the elements on board: Deck partially sheltered (e.g. from the sun)

Coordinates of the Ticket Counter: N 48° 48.270 E 016° 49.867

Address of the Ticket Counter:
Lednice-Janohrad, Czech Republic


Required Photos Will be Uploaded: no

Restroom facilities on board?: Not Listed

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