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East Bohemia

In the footsteps of Max Švabinský: from Litomyšl to the cottage in Kozlov

24 km | 8 hours | Family, Seniors, Active, Relaxation

From Litomyšl to the cottage of Max Švabinský

Route description:

Begin your excursion in the picturesque centre of Litomyšl. Head out from the town square along the green route, past the unique château included in the UNESCO list of monuments to the town of Suchá, where you can visit their stud farm. Continue on the green route all the way to the town of Svinná, where you join the yellow hiking route. This will take you to Kozlov, the hamlet connected to painter Max Švabinský’s stay here. From Kozlov continue to the crossroads, turn left, and soon you will find yourself at the highest point of your trip: Kozlovský kopec Hill. Return to Litomyšl by taking the red route along part of the Naučná stezka na Černé hoře (Černá hora Nature Trail).


Litomyšl - Suchá - Svinná - Kozlov - Kozlovský kopec - Strakov - Litomyšl


Mostly dirt roads and forest tracks, asphalt sections in places

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Family , Seniors , Active , Relaxation

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11° Air humidity: 46%
Cloudiness: 100%
Wind: (SSE) 4km/h
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Thursday 11° 11°
Friday 15° 16°
Saturday 19° 21°
Sunday 18° 13°
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East Bohemia

24 km | 8 hours
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