Toulcovy Maštale cycling route - Czech republic
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Toulcovy Maštale cycling route
Nerby the river: Novohradka
This cycling route is difficult. Your excursion could be started from the town of Skuteč, following marked cycling route No.18, via Lažany. You turm aside to the left. On your right side, there is situated National Park Krounka-river and Novohradka-river valleys. You continue across Doly. On your left side, there is branch-way to the castle of Košumberk, situated on the rock above small river Novohradka valley. Košumberk castle, founded in 1300, was reconstructed many times. In a building of former burgrave, you find now a museum. Further, you continue to the village of Bílý Kůň, and turn aside, passing J.Prokop Mill, via Rvasice. Further, you turn to the left in direction to communities of Doubravice, Libecina, Leština and Rybníček to Nové Hrady. Here, you find a castle in Rococco style. After sightseeing, you follow marked cycling route No.4021 and continue, passing the community of Jarošov (you can admire here wooden bell-tower as well as people carpentered architecture). On your right part, you pass Maštale, nature monument. Further, from Budislav, holiday centre, you turn to the left, passing Nový rybník (New Pond), and arrive to the town of Proseč, famous with its glass products in past. You find here a birth house of Theresa Novakova, writer. In the house, there is Memorable hall of this woman-writer. You continue your drive via the communities of Perálec and Zderaz up to Hluboká and via Předhradí you return back to Skuteč.
Route length: 50 kms
Character: this cycling route is difficult
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