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Hluboká castle

Hluboká castle

Hluboká castle

Hluboká nad Vltavou is a town in the South Bohemia near České Budějovice. This town was a favourite place of Roman emperor Charles IV, who often visited this castle when residing in České Budějovice. Now, Hluboká is more known for the famous castle rebuilt in Windsor style, surrounded by a huge English park (1.9 km²).

But back to the history. Přemysl Otakar II. founded the royal castle in the 13th century. Then the Hluboká castle was rebuilt at the end of the 16th century by the Lords of Hradec. The present appearance came from the era of Count Jan Adam of Schwarzenberg. The last owner was Adolf Schwarzenberg. The chateau Hluboká was nationalised in 1947. Since that the chateau has been in the administration of the Czech Republic. The castle is now opened to public. There is a winter garden and riding-hall where the Southern Bohemian gallery exhibitions have been exposing.

The best way how to get to Hluboká is to use our private transfer. The driver can drive you to the castle, wait for you few hours and drive you back. Another option is to use train: Buy the tickets to České Budějovice and then use either regional bus or regional train to take the remaining 11 km.


373 41 Hluboká nad Vltavou
Tel: +420 387 843 911
Fax: +420 387 965 526
Official website of Hluboká
E-mail: info@zamekhlubo­ka.cz

Hluboká – how to get there?

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Last update: 2024-06-21