Cycling route around Josef Lada countryside - Czech republic
Cycling route around Josef Lada countryside
This cycling route has middle stage of difficulty. You start your excursion from the community of Mnichovice, following marked cycling route No.0020, via holiday community of Strančice (with shrine chapel of St.Anne with probably miraculous spring). You continue your drive along marked cycling route No. 0028 through Velké Popovice nature park, to the village of Pyšely (with buildings in Baroque style). From here, you follow cycling route No.0030 and drive, via Pětihosty and Senohraby, passing Ježov (you find here wall ditch, preserved after former stronghold). Lovers of painter Josef Lada make, for sure, a stop in Hrusice, his birth village. After visit of local museum exhibitions, you continue your drive, following cycling route No.0023 via Ondřejov (you can admire here very known observatory), via Zvánovice and Černé Voděrady. You pass through Voděradské bučiny (Voděrady Beech-Groves) national nature reservation, popular relax centre, offering nice views into deep valley of Sevan brook, and arrive towards popular relax centre of Louňovice. One of basic stones for National Theatre Building comes from near local Kamenka quarry. Now, you follow marked cycling route No. 0022, and via communities of Svojetice and Klokočná, along Struhařov brook, you arrive back to Mnichovice.
Route length: 51 kms
Character: this cycling route is of middle difficulty stage
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