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Zamek Orlik

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Wondefull scenery in a fall sunset

Just 15 minutest from Zvíkov and 70 minutes from Prague. I would suggest to make last pictures on a... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Václav V
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Beautiful smaller castle with a beautiful view

This is in a beautiful location overlooking a large reservoir. Low Cost paid parking is above the... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
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“day trip”(2 reviews)
“cesky krumlov”(2 reviews)
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Orlik nad Vltavou 39807, Czech Republic
+420 382 275 101
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Just 15 minutest from Zvíkov and 70 minutes from Prague. I would suggest to make last pictures on a day trip to south Bohemia. Try it and you won't be disappointed. A property of the Schwarzenbergs family - an old noble family. Breathtaking views on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Václav V
Reviewed 3 August 2018

This is in a beautiful location overlooking a large reservoir. Low Cost paid parking is above the castle. Walking down and back up may be a challenge for some. The castle itself is beautiful and well maintained/restored. The tour is definitely worth it! So much...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Nice smaller castle, great tour insight the hotel, nice gardens, not to much nice restaurants in the local.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank AlenaKlenot
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

While not as grand as Cesky Krumlov this has a major advantage of being a lot quieter with less tourists. Taking the English tour, we had a good insight into the aristocratic lifestyle and how they lived than we got from other castles. Well worth...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Paulleighton
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We did an English speaking tour and found it you be very interesting. The castle has been well preserved and I loved hearing about the key family members.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank roseannaf480
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I have seen many castles, and in my opinion this is the best one. It has been lived in until quite recently and is fully fitted out. The interior is incredible and far more impressive than the interior of any other castle I have seen....More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Placed above the Vltava river, Zamek Orlik proposes great views. The castle itself may be less attractive from outside; the inside promises more, but unfortunately I can say nothing about it - they were closed, probably for winter season. You couldn't get right to the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank danyblq
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The castle is located above the Vltava river which gives you a great overview. around the there are beautiful and large gardens with activities for kids. The entrance is by guided tours, sometime there are also tours in English. It is nice to spend the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 hours visiting the castle and it's gardens. The castle is right on top of the Vltava river, the view is breathtaking! We took a private tour inside the castle (about 50min), they have the tour in different languages, cost us 600 KC...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This was our first castle that we visited in the Czeck Republic. We caught the boat at the Orlik dam, the cost was 960 Czeck Crowns for 4 of us round trip, and it made our visit that much more special! The boat ride was...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
We paid there by cash but in other castle we paid b credit cars so we believe it is possible there too.