A week-long journey along the Elbe for monuments and gastronomy.
What we are going to do.:
How many persons: 4
How many days: 7
Available on time: 1. 6. 2021 - 27. 9. 2021
In Nelahozeves use for example the offer of boats for rent from the company Obytné lodě Nelahozeves and then embark on your journey, in the direction of Mělník. After arriving in Mělník, you can anchor at the local dock and go on a tour of the city. For example, the local chateau or the lookout tower of the Church of St. Peter and Paul. You can also buy local wines at the tourist information center. You can dine in one of many restaurants of Litoměřce. We recommend the restaurant Němý medvěd. You can taste their delicious beer. You can spend the night "on Mělník", as the locals say.
The next morning you will leave Mělník, your destination will be Roudnice nad Labem. You will sail and anchor at the local pier and immediately set off for the sights of the city. You can your self find a guide in the Information and Transport Center of Podřipsko. The first thing you want to see is the Lobkowiczký Chateau, where you can taste local wine, and after a tour of the castle, continue to the Hláska Tower. You can dine, for example, in the Ztracená restaurant, then spend the night in the dock in Roudnice again in style in your houseboat.
On the morning of the third day you set sail from Roudnice nad Labem towards the royal town of Litoměřice. There you will anchor on Střelecký Island and go on a tour of the city. We recommend visiting the Kalich lookout and also the local Biskuský Brewery of St. Štěpán, where you can also eat, then spend the night in a your boat in Litoměřice.
Continue further down the Elbe. We recommend making a stop in Velké Žernoseky and visiting some of the local wineries, where you can buy the famous Žernoseky wine. Then continue downstream around the Žernoseky vineyards and through the picturesque valley of Porta Bohemica. During the afternoon you sail to Dolní Zálezel, where you can anchor and spend the night at the local dock.
You sail in the direction of Ústí nad Labem. Dock in front of Masaryk's lock and go on a tour of the dominant of the Elbe Valley – Střekov Castle. After the tour, it is time to travel back to Nelahozeves, where it is necessary to return the rented boat in the following days (further stops and possible overnight stays according to time options - 6th and 7th day)
Become the captain of a ship without trials or licenses. The rental company offers for rent two identical houseboats of the Viking 26 type, which you can drive without any authorization or testing.
From the middle of the 13th century to the end of the 15th century, the old castle of the Přemysl dynasty, served as the castle of Czech queens. We are reminded of the Gothic period by the chapel of St. Ludmila.
Originally a Romanesque church from the turn of the 10th and 11th centuries, it was rebuilt in the late Gothic style at the end of the 15th century.
Mělnicko is a famous wine region. You can visit the Lobkowicz Castle Winery in Roudnice nad Labem or the Mělník Kraus Winery directly in Mělník.
The Mělník Information Center is located in Legionářů Street near the city center.
Beer bar with an offer of original beers from a small brewery. You sit in a stylish and clean environment, of course smoking is prohibited here. In summer, you can sit in the covered garden, and you can watch the food being prepared in the open kitchen.
The Information and Transport Center of Podřipsko can be found in Arnoštova Street, close to the bridge over Elbe.
The Ztracená restaurant offers dinner, lunch and Sunday brunches in the spirit of modern gastronomy. Inn Ztracená offers modern accommodation near Prague.
Discover wonderful vineyards around Litoměřice, Velké Žernoseky and Malé Žernoseky.