Polabí Terrain Circuit - Czech republic
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Polabí Terrain Circuit
Nerby the river: Elbe
This route is quite easy. Your excursion could be started from the town of Nymburk. You follow marked cycling route No. 24, via Kostomlátky, passing nature reservation Mydlovary Meadow -Land with rich flora and fauna on your right side. You continue further across the community of Ostrá (buildings of people´s architecture), turning aside from marked cyclo-route, driving ahead via Litol (town quarter of Lysá nad Labem).
Here, you turn to the left, cross the bridge over Labe (Elbe) and joining green marked tourist trail which leads you to the community of Přerov nad Labem. Here, you can visit local skansen of people´s architecture. You continue ahead around Semická hůrka (altitude 231 metres above sea level) with rests of Slavonic dwelling houses. You drive via the community of Semice, where you can admire a lot of buildings of people´s architecture and houses in Baroque style.
Before you arrive to the community of Hradištko, you pass (on your right part) national nature monument Slatinná louka (Swamp Meadow), with rests of Labe meadows and rich flora. near to the community of Velenka. You pass also Kersko Nature Park, with special cottages, Labe (Elbe) river with its blind arms and several pools. Following cycling routes 0019 and 14, you arrive back to Nymburk.
Route length: 40 kms
Character: this route is quite easy, not difficult
Photo: Klára Svobodová
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