Tips for trips

Accommodation in the GAUDEO Guesthouse will be the starting point of your adventure as well as a place that you will like to return to in order to recharge your batteries after a hectic day. Check out some trips and activities that you can enjoy in Vranov.

An image of vranovska dam.

Vranov reservoir

The GAUDEO Guesthouse is located directly at the Vranov reservoir. Just a few steps away from your suite, there is the Vranov beach where you can go for a swim or sunbathe. You will see right away here why Vranov is called the Adriatic of Moravia. There is no need to worry about the water being cold. The reservoir has been the warmest on record for a long time.

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Castle on a hill.

Castles, chateaus and history

Vranov nad Dyjí Chatau, Bítov Castle, the ruins of the Cornštejn and Frejštejn castles and the nearby town of Znojmo will be your journey to the old times when South Moravia was ruled by kings. Spice up your holiday with a bit of culture and history.

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Nearby towns and places of interest

In the season, a tourist train will take you from the square to the Vranov beach or the courtyard of the Vranov castle. And in case you long for urban culture and entertainment, you can visit the nearby town of Znojmo, or go a bit further on to Telč.

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An historic building.

Technical sights

The Vranov reservoir is far from being a lonely technical site in South Moravia. Znojmo boasts is own reservoir, the municipality of Slup has a water mill and not far from Čížov there is a technical engineering barricade.

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Podyjí National Park is a symbol of beauty and pristine nature in South Moravia. Go and explore its beauty. And if you are looking for beautiful places in the countryside that are less known, we can recommend Ledové sluje (Ice Caves) or Pivcův pramen (Piwetz spring).

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Cycle tourism

The conditions for cycle tourism around Vranov are ideal. Many cycle routes, all marked, both for professional and occasional cyclists. Podyjí National Park offers various trips to explore interesting spots and sites in the countryside.

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Wine in the Znojmo region

There is no need to introduce wine from South Moravia. Wine from Znojmo has always had a great reputation and was served not only to Czech kings and queens. Visit a wine cellar to have a taste of South Moravia.

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A market place.


South Moravia has plenty to offer to culture lovers as well. Open-air cinema, puppet theatre and many other activities are available directly on the beach at the guesthouse. Another spectacular event, this time in the surroundings, is the harvesting of grapes in Znojmo.

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Penziony a restaurace GAUDEO ve Štítarech hodnocení