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Nature in Karlovy Vary region
Svatošské rocks near Loket
VIDEO: Svatošské rocks
A petrified wedding in the forested valley of the Ohře river between Karlovy Vary and Loket is called Svatosske rocks. It can be approached by a bike or by foot, there is a rope bridge over the river and a restaurant directly at the rocks. 3D tour and more information
The 814 meters over the sea situated village was built in 1875 by duke Schönburg according to the style of Swiss wooden cabins. The nature educational tour takes you arond Kladská lake with it’s moors and dew forests. More information
Krásno sight tower
Krasno sight tower is one of the most admirable ones in the country. The tower is interesting with it’s spiral stairway leading on the sides of the actual 25 meters high tower. From the top you can see the hills of Krusne Hory, Doupovske Vrchy, Tepelska Highland and the highest peaks of Slavkovsky forest. More information
Natural reservation SOOS
Large complex of moors, peat bogs and dew forests with many mineral springs stretches across the Cheb plateau. Recomended when visiting Frantiskovi Lazne. More information
VIDEO: Andělská hora
Ruins of a gothical castle built in late 14th century by the lords of Osek on the steep rocks. In 1635 was the castle burned down by Swedish soldiers, reconstructed and inhabited until early 18th century. In the village of the same name is the former Holy Trinity Chapel with a symbolical triangle plan. More information
Museum – Stole No. 1 Jachymov
The Jachymov Mining Museum is located in Stole No. 1. The 260 m long shaft resembles not only the way of mining minerals in the last century, but also the suffering of political prisoners who were forced to work in this and similar galleries.
Museum – Jeroným Mine
The historic Jeroným Mine is located in the Sokolov District, the Rovná Cat. In the past, it belonged to the cadastral territory of the no longer existing royal mining town of Čistá.