Cross-country Bohemian Forest

The highest and coldest part of the Bohemian Forest

The national park, Sumava is an Unesco Biosphere Reserve and is the biggest national reserve in the Czech Republic. Together with the Bavarian forest it is one of the largest forested areas in Europe. It is an excellent winter destination for people who like calmness, nature and relaxed cross country skiing. This area is loved by the Czechs a lot, and it is even possible that you come across an Olympic sportsman training for the games. Kvilda is located in the heart of the Bohemian Forest, and is the highest county in the Czech Republic. There are all kinds of romantic views on your route, and you will ski through old cozy villages where it seems that time stood still since the beginning of the 20th century. You will ski between 15-25 km a day and you have the possibility to choose a longer route.

Arrival day: saturday, departure day: saturday. Christmas and Silvester surcharges: ask our office.

It is possible to prolong your stay with a romantic winter night in Prague.

Day-by-day schedule

 

Day 1: Arrival Zelezna Ruda

During the day you will be expected in Zelezna Ruda. The last travel documents will be handed out at the hotel.

 

Tag 2: Zelezna Ruda (15/25 km)

A - Železná Ruda (okruh - kratší): Gerlová Huť - Stará Hájovna - Pancíř (Hofmanky) - Belveder - Železná Ruda: 15 km

B - Železná Ruda (okruh - delší): Gerlova huť - Stará Hájovna - U Obrázku (Sup) - Jedlová - Na Sjezdovce - Můstek - Habr - Tomandlův křížek - Pancíř - Pancíř (Hofmanky) - Belveder - Železná Ruda: 25 km

 

Day 3 : Zelezna Ruda – Kvilda (25/48 km)

Or with a transfer from Železná Ruda to Prášily - Kvilda

A - Železná Ruda - Kvilda (Šumavská magistrála): Zámecký les - Gerlova Huť - Nová Hůrka - Hůrka - Prášily - Větrný Vrch - Liščí díry - Předěl - Bavorská cesta - Javoří Pila - Rybárna - Modrava - Filipova Huť - Korýtko - Kvilda: 48 km

B - Transfer to Prášily - Kvilda: Prášily (Šumavská magistrála): Větrný Vrch - Liščí díry - Předěl - Bavorská cesta - Javoří Pila - Rybárna - Modrava - Filipova Huť - Korýtko - Kvilda: 25 km

 

Day 4: Kvilda (26/32 km)

A – Kvilda (kurze): Hraběcí Huť – Prameny Vltavy – Ptačí nádrž – Na Ztraceném – Modravský potok (most) – Modrava - Filipova Huť – Korýtko – Kvilda: 26 km

B – Kvilda (lange): Hraběcí Huť – Prameny Vltavy – Ptačí nádrž – Na Ztraceném – Modravský potok (most) – Modrava - Filipova Huť – Korýtko – Pod Březovou horou – Antýgl – Horská Kvilda –Vydří most – Jezerní Slať – Kvilda: 32 km

 

Day 5: Kvilda – Churanov (15 km)

Kvilda – Churáňov: Pod Březovou horou - Zlatá stezka – Horská Kvilda – Vydří Most – Zlatá studna – U Mezilesní slatě – Pod Churáňovským vrchem – U Rašeliniště – Churáňov: 15 km

 

Day 6: Churanov (15/25 km)

A – Churáňov (kurz): Churáňovské chalupy – Na Rovinách – Popelná – U Nového mostu – Zlatá studna – U Mezilesní slatě – Pod Churáňovským vrchem – U Rašeliniště – Churáňov: 15 km

B – Churáňov (lang): Churáňovské chalupy – Na Rovinách – Popelná – U Nového mostu – Zhůří – Břemeno – Horská Kvilda – Vydří Most - – Zlatá studna – U Mezilesní slatě – Pod Churáňovským vrchem – U Rašeliniště – Churáňov: 25 km

 

Day 7: Churanov – Kubova Hut (20 km)

Churáňov – Kubova Huť: V polci – Pláně – Nové Hutě – U Studeného potoka – Šindlov – Pod Kamennou – Alpská vyhlídka – Pramen Volyňky – Pod Světlou horou – Obrovec – Kubova Huť: 20 km

 

Day 8 : End of your active vacation

After breakfast end of the trip. Departure Kubova Huť: Transfer back to the starting hotel you can book in addition.

If you had time, you could extend your trip by a few days Prague (a winter fairy tale!). Just book it!

 

Level: 3 of 5

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Total length of the tour: 140 km / 87 miles

Price per person
7 nights in three or four star hotels / pensions € 530
Double room, incl. breakfast Included
Luggage transport Included
Detailed maps and gps files (gpx / kml) Included
24-Hour SOS service Included
Route description Included
Single room € 680
Surcharge solo traveller € 85
triple room / family room (4 beds) € 495 / 495
7 x Half board € 105
Extra night first hotel (single, double, triple, quad) € 85 / 142 / 186 / 250
Extra night last hotel (single, double, triple, quad) € 85 / 142 / 186 / 250
Special transfer back to first hotel (max. 4 Pers. / max. 8 Pers.) € 70 / 80
GPS device € 25

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From 530 Euro per person

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