Eastern Bohemia features a variety of interesting places.
Broumovske steny (15 km) - A rocky ridge on the border of the Broumov basin with a place for pilgrimage Hvezda (Star - a baroque chapel built according to the plans of Kilian Ignac Dientzenhofer) and a view of the whole region. Tourist trails are connected with the Polish ones. In the vicinity, you can find also Jiraskovy skaly (Jirasek's rocks) and the "mesa" mountain Ostas.
|Broumovske steny||Stone gate||Chapel Hvezda|
Broumov (23 km) - The town with a ground plan from the middle-ages, founded in 1348, is dominated by a majestic benedictine monastery. It hides treasures such as the only copy of the Shroud of Turin found on the north of the Alps, a baroque library with hundreds of manuscripts and a labyrinth of underground passages that is unfortunately unaccessible. On the cemetery, you can find the oldest wooden church in Central Europe, the Church of the Virgin Mary. It is possible to take scenic flights from the local airport.
|Interior of the church||Broumov monastery||Wooden church||Baroque library|
Castles - late classicist and empire castle Ratiborice (33 km) including "Babiccino udoli" (Granny's valley) and "Stare belidlo" (Old bleachery) known from Bozena Nemcova's books, renaissance castle Nachod (34 km), late gothic castle Nove Mesto nad Metuji (44 km), baroque castle Kuks with statues from Matyas Braun (45 km).
|Granny's valley||Castle Nachod||Castle Kuks|
Safari ZOO Dvur Kralove (35 km), military fortress Dobrosov (41 km), dam Rozkos nicknamed for its size the "Sea of eastern Bohemia" (35 km) and Krkonose - Giant Mountains (30 km). If the weather is not good, it is possible to visit the sports center in Trutnov (karts, bowling, massages, pedicure, cosmetics), to the Aquaparc in Nowa Ruda or Kudowa Zdroj.
|Safari ZOO Dvur Kralove||Snezka (1602 m. n. m.)||Dam Rozkos|
Poland - Pittoresque little town Chelmsko with wooden houses for weavers (15 km), cistercian abbey Krzeszow (23 km), world-renowened pilgrimage point called "Salesian Jerusalem" Wambierzice (45 km), spas Kudowa Zdroj with aquaparc (35 km), Duszniky Zdroj (40 km) and Polanica Zdroj (50 km), Szczeliniec Wielky - Hejsovina (30 km) and Biele Skaly - Bor (30 km), all connected to the Czech republic tourist trails, trout fishing even for kids, preparation at the spot.
|Wambierzice||Krzeszow||Fishing for the whole family|