Learn about the life of the Jews in Czechoslavakia on a 10-hour combined tour of the fortress town of Terezín. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant in Kotlina. Then, play a round of golf at a 9 or 18-hole course in the golf resort of Kotlina.
What to Expect
Escape the hustle and bustle of Prague for a combined tour of the fortress town of Terezin, and a round of golf in the resort town of Kotlina.
Drive through the beautiful countryside of Central Bohemia en route to Terezín. See the fortress built during the reign of Josef II as a defense against the invasions of the Prussian armies. A 2nd fortress, called Josefov, was built near Náchod.
Covering 398 hectares, the fortress was built by 14,000 workers and features walls that are more than 3,770 meters long. They were guarded as one of the most essential parts of the defense systems; the floodgates that could be used to flood the castle moats and valleys around the fortress.
Next, go to the small fortress of Terezín, and learn how it served as a prison in the 19th century and as a Gestapo jail after 1939, when more than 32,000 men and women passed through its gates. Learn more about this terrible period of history at the Ghetto Museum and Magdeburg Barracks.
Continue to Kotlina for lunch in a tranquil corner of Bohemia. Then, play a round of golf at the 9 or or 18-hole course. All golf equipment is provided, as well as the services of a coach. Return to Prague at about 19:00 for the end of the tour services.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off, or drop off at Václavské náměstí in central Prague
- Local guide
- Admission fees
- Chilled water on route
- Wi-Fi en route
Know Before You Go
• You will be picked up at your Prague hotel at approximately 08:45. The journey will take a little more than 1 hour, and during the transfer you’ll have the chance to admire the beautiful scenery of central Bohemia. Be sure to bring your camera