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Písek is a charming town that beautifully marries history with natural beauty. Famous for its ancient stone bridge and cultural heritage, Písek offers a quintessential Bohemian experience that feels like a step back in time. Read more

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Located in the South Bohemian Region, Písek is a town that offers a combination of historical landmarks, picturesque landscapes, and modern amenities. One of the oldest towns in the Czech Republic, it is sometimes referred to as "Little Prague" for its architectural richness and historical importance. Its most famous landmark, the Písek Stone Bridge, is the oldest preserved early Gothic bridge in the country and one of the oldest stone bridges in Central Europe.
Wandering through Písek's cobbled streets, visitors will encounter pastel-colored Baroque and Renaissance buildings, centuries-old churches, and charming squares. The town also boasts a lively cultural scene, hosting festivals, exhibitions, and concerts throughout the year. Písek is not just about history; it is surrounded by lush forests and rivers, offering plenty of outdoor activities like hiking, fishing, and boating for nature enthusiasts.
Moreover, the town has developed into a regional educational and economic center, contributing to its modern vibrancy. From the romance of its historic sites to the allure of its natural surroundings, Písek provides an all-encompassing experience that is both relaxing and intellectually stimulating.

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Písek Stone Bridge

One of the oldest stone bridges in Central Europe, offering panoramic views of the town and the Otava River.

Dean Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

An awe-inspiring Gothic structure that dates back to the 13th century, with unique frescoes and a rich history.

Písek Castle and Museum

This castle turned museum showcases local history, art, and archeology, making it a cultural hub in the town.

Kamenná Bašta

A surviving medieval stone tower that offers a panoramic view of the town, perfect for photographers.

Otava River

Popular for fishing and boating activities, the river provides an excellent opportunity for outdoor enthusiasts.

Putim Gate

An ancient gate that is one of the remaining fragments of the town’s fortifications from the medieval period.

Zvíkov Castle

Located just a short drive from Písek, this castle offers picturesque views and a dive into Bohemian history.

Prácheňské Museum

This museum focuses on regional history and traditions, offering a well-curated collection that highlights the local culture.

U Zeleneho Stromu Theatre

A historic theatre with a modern twist, hosting various performances ranging from plays to concerts.

Písek Forest

A large forested area perfect for hiking, picnicking, and nature walks, providing a respite from urban life.

What else to visit
In and around Pisek

Prachatice (34.2 km)

A charming, medieval town in South Bohemia, tucked away amidst hills and dense forests. Known for its well-preserved architecture and natural beauty, Prachatice is an enchanting destination that captivates history enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.

Hluboka Castle (34.82 km)

Atop a hill overlooking the Vltava River, Hluboká Castle is a mesmerizing blend of Gothic, Renaissance, and Romantic styles. Known as the "Windsor of Bohemia," this Czech fairy-tale castle offers opulence, history, and unparalleled vistas.

Holasovice (38.15 km)

Step into a fairy tale in Holašovice, an enchanting village where time seems to stand still, showcasing Bohemian traditions, folklore, and South Bohemian rural Baroque architecture.

Tabor (39.37 km)

Once the stronghold of the 15th-century Hussite movement, today Tábor lures visitors with its stunning medieval architecture, winding streets, and lush surroundings.

Ceske Budejovice (43.03 km)

České Budějovice, the charming capital of South Bohemia, is known for its exquisite historical heart, inviting beer culture, and being the gateway to exploring the beautiful countryside of the Czech Republic.

Dobris Castle (53.22 km)

Nestled amidst the verdant forests of Central Bohemia, Dobříš Castle captivates visitors with its splendid rococo architecture and luxuriant French gardens. A symbol of elegance and history, the castle is an idyllic getaway not far from Prague.

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