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CZ: Tetin – A Place of Pilgrimage and Stronghold above the Berounka River
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The village of Tetin near the town Beroun is surrounded by beautiful nature, but also it is a place of prime importance for the Czech history. According to the legend, Kro's daughter Teta resided there, and they murdered Princess Ludmila here. Every year, many pilgrims come here. You can visit two beautiful churches, the ruins of a local fortification or the Koda reservation. Take a look at Tetin and get inspired for a trip.
Krivoklat – another obligatory stop if you will for any real tourist. For couple of centuries the castle is a gem in the protected landscape area of Krivoklatsko. It offers many things to its visitors, year round. This year Krivoklat celebrates 900 years since the first written mention about it.
Are you looking forward to being able to go on a trip wherever you want? Don't worry, it will be in a while, so let's plan one such trip. We will look together at the quarry area in the Central Bohemian Region, near Beroun. This area is rich in quarries, it is not a problem to go with children.
Autumn is in full swing, we take mountain bikes and go on a relaxing afternoon trip. From the main railway station in Prague we can get to Radotín by train. The train runs every 30 minutes on weekends and is covered by a classic flight.
Vrch nad Příbramí, where a small wooden chapel for hermits originally stood, has changed over the centuries to the most famous place of pilgrimage in Bohemia. In the 17th century, an extensive building with cloisters and several chapels was built here. The procession of pilgrims is constantly heading here for the statue of the Virgin Mary of Mount Athos.
The Bohemian Karst offers countless possibilities for beautiful trips - whether on foot, by bike or by boat. One of the most popular destinations is the village in the heart of the protected landscape area - Svatý Jan pod Skalou. Let's go to it together from the nearby village of Srbsko.
Would you like to make a trip into beautiful nature while learn something on Czech history. Go to the town of Tetin near Beroun. The legend has it that the daughter of Krok had her seat there. Also, the princess St Ludmila was murdered there.