Natur > Natural attractions > Český ráj
, 511 01 Turnov
GPS: 50° 24' 33" N 15° 13' 39" E
Tel.: +420 481 540 253
Romantic Bohemian Paradise
This unrivalled tourist location offers unique scenery filled with rock cities, deposits of semi-precious stones and extinct volcanoes.
With a view to its unique nature, part of Bohemian Paradise has become a UNESCO Geopark. Visit the paradise of nature-lovers, fans of hiking, cycling and climbing, which is in fact not far from Prague.
Mystery of the rocks
Extensive rock cities and also smaller rocks dotted about the landscape, ruins of medieval castles and ancient legends – all of this will dazzle you with its mysterious romanticism. Tourist trails are available, which are even suitable for children or on the other hand, rocks, which attract experienced climbers. You can visit a great number of lookout areas, caves and the distinctive local folk buildings.
Czech garnet from Bohemian Paradise
Deposits of semi-precious stones are popular attractions in Bohemian Paradise – the most famous including Czech garnet and olivine of global quality. You can get to know the jewellery-making workshops, mineralogical exhibitions and take a look at how precious stones are cut here.