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03.08.2016

Try the Harrachov Discount Card

Try the Harrachov Discount Card

Harrachov offers a special discount card to all its visitors. You can save a lot of money during your holiday. The card offers countless discounts as tickets to wellness, museums, ZOO, Class-works and even season tickets and you can get it for free.

05.01.2016

News – Fatbike in Harrachov

News – Fatbike in Harrachov

Come and try the best Fatbikes to HarrachovMax HEAD Fatbike Center! Fatbikes from Head are waiting for you.

07.01.2010

Guns from Vrchlabi

The area of Vrchlabi belonged to the most significant and developed regions in Bohemia even in the first half of the 16th century.

24.04.2009

The Giant Mountains – in the past and today - Music-making in the Giant Mountains (Krkonose)

We can learn about the former music-making in the Giant Mountains (Krkonose) from number of records in local chronicles. But we can found the oldest records and mentions already in church documents. Because just the Church was particular in order and wrote down everything possible as records about church organ and also about other musical instruments which owned and lent to musicians.

06.01.2008 - Černý Důl

Winter in the Giant Mountains

Winter in the Giant Mountains

Just a quick look at a map of the Czech Republic suggests that the exceptionally favourable geographical conditions of the Hradec Králové Region make it ideal for spending a pleasant winter holiday. The Krkonoše Mountains (sometimes known as the Giant Mountains) have a charm that together with good snow conditions throughout the season have made them extremely popular, and not just for domestic visitors.

06.01.2008 - Vítkovice v Krkonoších

THE START OF COMPETITIONS

THE START OF COMPETITIONS

Skiing soon became a popular Czech sport, and very fashionable. Anyone who wanted to be ”in” at the time, bought themselves wooden skis with the leather bindings known as kandahar, loose felt trousers, a warm coat or jacket, learned Telemark technique skiing and how to do the plough position in order to dazzle their partner and other onlookers.

06.01.2008 - Vrchlabí

SIMPLE WOOD, UNVARNISHED

SIMPLE WOOD, UNVARNISHED

Sport finally led him to fame, but the beginning was tough. During his high-school studies he had to keep his sports hobbies a secret.

06.01.2008 - Vrchlabí

JOSEF RÖSSLER OŘOVSKÝ

JOSEF RÖSSLER OŘOVSKÝ

When you say the word Krkonoše today, it usually means an order to put winter tyres on the car, get your skis and skiwear together and set out for the north with a well-stuffed wallet.

06.01.2008 - Vrchlabí

Where Krakonoš and Skiers Rule

Where Krakonoš and Skiers Rule

Despite its beauty, the picturesque Krkonoše mountain range, rounded with age but still boasting the highest mountain in Bohemia, Sněžka, was for centuries the poorest region in the heart of Europe.

23.04.2007

To the top in a few minutes

Pec pod Snezkou – Eight-seat funicular to Snezka Mountain will go in the same corridor as the contemporary. The lane from Pec to Ruzova Mountain will be longer. "Inhabitants of Pec want to remove the departure station to the object Lesovna, closer to the town centre“, said the director of the Giant Mountains National Park management – Jiri Novak.

23.04.2007

Up to the only stone view-tower in the Giant Mountains! - Benecko

The hiking starts on the bus stop Predni Labska at the Labska dam. Walk around the hotel Arnika along a asphalt road, up to the steep hill. Then you come on a crossroad after 700 metres. Turn left.

23.04.2007

What to do with leisure time of guests who come to mountains because of winter sports and there is not enough snow there? – Spindleruv Mlyn

Several workshops of representatives of information centres and Krkonose – svazek mest a obci (association of towns and villages in the Giant Mountians) disclosed a principal fault in the tourism in the highest and most visited Czech Mountains.

23.04.2007

Opening of the Kuks chateau - Dvur Kralove nad Labem

KUKS - Tourists could visit castles and chateaus firstly after the winter break. The Baroque chateau - hospice welcomed tens of tourists. First guests walked here on Saturday. Except of the indoor exposition, guests walked through the park and admired Braun´s statues.

17.01.2007

One common skipass in the western Giant Mountains

New common skipass has been introduced by five ski centres in the western Giant Mountains this year - Harrachov, Rokytnice nad Jizeru, Paseky nad Jizerou and Prichovice. Advantages can use especially skiers who stay here more days and skiing in one ski area is boring for them.

12.01.2007

Nordic walking in Giant Mountains

The Giant Mountains are suitable for sports doing. Thousands of tourists visit each year the highest mountains in the Czech Republic. A lot of them discover the beauty of walk with poles - Nordic Walking. This new modern sport branch attracts many friends all over the world. The Giant Mountains have an ideal terrain for this kind of sport thank´s its flat ridges.

11.01.2007

Events Calendar

The bulletin is available in all information offices in the Giant Mountains.

09.01.2007

Tourist discount card BENEFIT Program

The tourist discount card started to valid in the region of the Northern Bohemia, Bohemian Paradise and Giant Mountains in the last summer season. Visitors can buy it for example in some of information centres for CZK 35 and they have discounts even of 50% especially for sport activities or entrance fees to cultural facilities.

 

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Accommodation

Accommodation in Giant Mountains

complete offer of accommodation

Wellness hotel SVORNOST,

Harrachov

Wellness hotel SVORNOST

610 CZK

Cottage NA ŠPICI,

Benecko

Cottage NA ŠPICI

550 CZK

Hotel FIT FUN,

Harrachov

Hotel FIT FUN

700 CZK

Bed Breakfast BORUVKA,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Bed Breakfast BORUVKA

350 CZK

Hotel ASTRA,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Hotel ASTRA

745 CZK

Spa hotel TERRA,

Janské Lázně

Spa hotel TERRA

750 CZK

Pension NA ZACATKU,

Benecko

Pension NA ZACATKU

800 CZK

Hotel SPINDLEROVA BOUDA,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Hotel SPINDLEROVA BOUDA

510 CZK

Bungalows U LABE,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Bungalows U LABE

790 CZK

Hotel AURUM,

Černý Důl

Hotel AURUM

380 CZK

Apartments BENECKO,

Benecko

Apartments BENECKO

12 000 CZK

OREA RESORT HORAL,

Spindleruv Mlyn

OREA RESORT HORAL

645 CZK

Apartments & Pension Happy,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Apartments & Pension Happy

550 CZK

Pension Alenka,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Pension Alenka

400 CZK

OREA Resort SKLAR,

Harrachov

OREA Resort SKLAR

740 CZK

Hotel CLARION,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Hotel CLARION

560 CZK

Hotel DIANA,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Hotel DIANA

430 CZK

IT CENTRUM Apartments,

Vrchlabí

IT CENTRUM Apartments

310 CZK

Hotel LOMNICE,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Hotel LOMNICE

430 CZK

Apartments ALICE,

Harrachov

Apartments ALICE

380 CZK

Sporthotel BOHEMIA,

Rokytnice nad Jizerou

Sporthotel BOHEMIA

420 CZK

Hotel LUCNI DUM,

Janské Lázně

Hotel LUCNI DUM

500 CZK

Hotel HARRACHOV INN,

Harrachov

Hotel HARRACHOV INN

550 CZK

Hotel HORIZONT,

Pec pod Sněžkou

Hotel HORIZONT

775 CZK

Hotel OMNIA,

Janské Lázně

Hotel OMNIA

900 CZK

Mountain pension SEIDL,

Spindleruv Mlyn

Mountain pension SEIDL

460 CZK

Hotel KUBAT,

Benecko

Hotel KUBAT

400 CZK

Hotel ENERGETIK,

Pec pod Sněžkou

Hotel ENERGETIK

480 CZK

Hotel ALBIS,

Vrchlabí

Hotel ALBIS

700 CZK

Apartments KLONDAJK,

Harrachov

Apartments KLONDAJK

630 CZK

 

Giant Mountains

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Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

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Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

3 = 2 - Come for 3 nights; pay for 2!

Spring detox in Harrachov (3 days / 2 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Spring detox in Harrachov (3 days / 2 nights)

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Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

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Also men have their critical days (4 days / 3 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Also men have their critical days (4 days / 3 nights)

Pampering stay (4 days / 3 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Pampering stay (4 days / 3 nights)

Tourist packet (4 days / 3 nigths)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Tourist packet (4 days / 3 nigths)

4 = 3 - Come for 4 nights; pay for 3!

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

4 = 3 - Come for 4 nights; pay for 3!

Spring awakening (4 days / 3 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Spring awakening (4 days / 3 nights)

Let us pamper you (4 days / 3 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Let us pamper you (4 days / 3 nights)

5 = 4 - Come for 5 nights; pay for 4!

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

5 = 4 - Come for 5 nights; pay for 4!

Spring awakening (5 days / 4 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Spring awakening (5 days / 4 nights)

Refreshed and beautiful

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Refreshed and beautiful

Grandma, grandpa, be fit! (6 days / 5 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Grandma, grandpa, be fit! (6 days / 5 nights)

7 = 5 - Come for 7 nights; pay for 5!

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

7 = 5 - Come for 7 nights; pay for 5!

Let us pamper you (7 days / 6 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

Let us pamper you (7 days / 6 nights)

At the visit by Harrach Earl (8 days / 7 nights)

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

At the visit by Harrach Earl (8 days / 7 nights)

7 = 6 - Come for 7 nights; pay for 6!

Wellness hotel SVORNOST ***, Harrachov

7 = 6 - Come for 7 nights; pay for 6!

 

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The Giant Mountains

The Giant Mountains (Krkonose Mountains) are the most well known mountains in the Czech republic – mountain Snezka is the highest peak of the country. The Giant Mountains are the most visited region in Czech in the winter season. Wide offer of accommodation in the Giant Mountains – cottages, chalets, hotels and bed&breakfast houses. Accommodation in the Giant Mountains is a great choice when you like sports (skiing, hiking, biking) and virgin nature. Skiing in the Giant Mountains – excellent conditions for winter sports already from December until April. Downhill skiing in the Giant Mountains in altitude 700-1300 metres above sea level. Information portal Giant-Mountains.info brings you tourist information which you need to the visit of the Giant Mountains, Czech Republic. 

 
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