The Pilsen region is one associated with a centuries-old beer tradition, so a holiday in Pilsen is one to entice you in matters of not only this unique aspect, but also with its vast history, architecture, Gothic designs and beautiful nature with rolling hills and lush forests. The place of the "liquid bread" as the Czech people call it, is filled with tradition and wonderful attractions, a holiday home in Pilsen is just the beginning of a journey in the fourth largest urban area of the country. Take an afternoon or evening to just relax in one of the taverns in the city center, while enjoying an astonishing view of the Cathedral of St. Bartholomew, with its tallest church spire in the country. Stroll around the cobbled streets and take in the local culture, stop by one of the many restaurants that serve you delicious authentic food and of course, rinse off your day with a nice cold beer.
Culture is right at home in Pilsen
Being located between the capital of Prague and Germany, Pilsen is a place of mixed cultures, which is beautifully displayed in the local architecture. Book a holiday home in Pilsen and start off on a cultural journey to remember, in which you get to visit the ornately decorated Great Synagogue, which is the third largest in the world. Take a trip to the borderland Chodsko region where colorful folk traditions create an unique atmosphere, and spare a day for visiting the village of Klenčí and the center of the Chodsko region, as well as the idyllic town of Domažlice, where its arcading and leaning tower seem to oversee the town's beautiful culture and history. When visiting the city of Pilsen you will immediately notice its beer culture. In following this train of thought, pay a visit to the famous brewery where you will see the process involved in brewing the real Pilsen beer. There are even beer trails, taking you from one brewery to another, a very interesting aspect to follow during your holiday in Pilsen.
The surrounding countryside is next
Taking a family holiday in Pilsen is a great idea from just so many aspects. If you are feeling a bit drowsy from all the beer tasting, there is nothing like a nice walk and taking in some fresh air to clear your head up. So take your family to the Šumava National Park nearby, where, no matter the season, you get to enjoy a series of various outdoor activities. Even just taking a nice walk among nature, admiring the lush countryside, maybe having a nice picnic on the side of a beautiful forest is an experience to remember. After a day of taking in what nature has to offer in the Pilsen area, get some rejuvenating pampering at the famous West Bohemian spa triangle and thus complete what already is a great vacation. Pilsen is the place to be this year for truly experiencing the Czech tradition.