Trhový Stepanov lies in the region Blanik Knights, which is part of the territory known as Posazavi. Therefore, not only in Trhovy Stepanov, but also in its vicinity will find all of our host many interesting places to visit.
Cycling and hiking
In our house we are happy to rent you a bicycle on which you can take tours of the region. The town now lead two bicycle – the first number 0004 Vlašim – Zdislavice – Trhový Stepanov – Nesměřice and the second number Čechtice 0071 – Trhový Stepanov – Czech Šternberk. Interesting place that you can visit, is 10 km distant water reservoir Želivka – Švihov which is the biggest water reservoir in central Europe and drinking water supplies almost the entire area of the Central region, including Prague.
Those who prefer to explore on foot space will appreciate the green tourist route that passes through our city, and that leads in places Vlašim – Trhový Stepanov – Křivsoudov – Snět. Surely you also do not miss the legendary mythical Great Blanik hill with a nature trail and an observation platform. Lookout has the shape of a Hussite keep you out of it for good weather to see to the peaks of Šumava, see the whole Posazavi Czech Siberia, the peaks of the highlands and see all the way to Prague.
Also fishermen come here on her, because in the vicinity there are plenty of trout and trout waters outsides, where you can keep your rods properly ventilate. For more information about the grounds, visit the official website of the Czech Fishing Union.
For history buffs
Trhový Stepanov – right in our city will find a Gothic church. Bartholomew. Furthermore, you can visit the Museum Štěpanovský, which includes the exhibition of paintings by famous štěpánovského native, painter Josef Tříška.
Castle Vlašim (10 km) – the original Gothic castle was rebuilt into a chateau in the Renaissance style first and later in the classical style. The tour also includes a unique museum Podblanicka adjacent park with a nature trail.
Castle Zruč nad Sázavou (10 km) – its present appearance is neo. The tour includes a chapel, climb to the castle wall and of course walk through the adjacent park. The rooms of the castle, there are often exhibitions of contemporary artists.
Czech Šternberk (20 km) – an interesting solution originally purely Gothic castle, which has a castle-style interiors. Options are special tours eg. Around the castle or thematic tours such. Everyday life in the castle during the First Republic. In the castle premises also hosts exhibitions and events.
Jemniště (20 km) – a beautiful baroque castle, during his visit, you can see not only the halls and rooms, but also a chapel. Josefa. The chateau is also a large park with many unique plants, heath, pond and much more, and there is also a menagerie, where you can observe, for example, kangaroos or llamas.
Růžkovy Lhotice (20 km) – less baroque castle, where he grew up Bedrich Smetana, whose father owned it. Therefore, there is a built musical exhibition that showcases not only the production and life of Bedrich Smetana, but also other composers who were born in this region, or worked here (Josef Suk, Gustav Mahler, Richard Wagner …)
Castle Ledeč nad Sázavou (25 km) – the castle is built exhibition tracing the life and history of the city and its surroundings. It hosts exhibitions of contemporary artists. The tour also output to 32-meter-high tower.
Sázava town (30 km) – you can visit the monastery with a thousand-year history. During the tour you will follow the footsteps of St. Prokop, a place where you will discover thousands of years of history of art and architecture. In addition to the monastery in Sázava can also visit the Glass Art Center, which is built on the premises of the smelter Francis, where you will learn about the different glassmaking technologoemi.
Chateau Konopiště (30 km) – one of the most famous castles, which represents many of the collections, highly prized as weapons and armor, as well as hunting trophies. Do not miss even a large park with a rose garden and Konopiště bear. Visit the castle you can also diversify ride train that runs between the castle and the town Benešov
Activities for children
Bee World Hulice (10 min. Drive) – a unique exhibition, which presents a playful way life colony. People can go through a big giant beehive honeycomb on touch screens can look at the anatomy of bees, play a quiz on the life of bees or a hive let the sounds. (http://www.vcelisvet.cz/)
Observatory Vlašim (10 min. Drive) – observatory is open every Friday of the month from April to September the 20th, respectively. 21st hour. There you can also arrange an individual visit.
Parazoa Vlašim (10 min. Drive) – Rescue Station injured animals, where you can see not only injured animals, but the children here even closer to nature protection and various eco activities in the form of events and programs.
Aquapalace Čestlice (30 min. Drive) – unique aquapark, which includes many water attractions from water slides, wild rivers to coral dome. There you will also sauna world and a range of fitness and wellness programs.
Posázavský Pacific Čerčany (30 min. Drive) – If you love trains, do not miss the trip along the lines Posázav. Not only that you can see a large part of Posazavi, but you can also enjoy the ride in the historic train.
Hrusice (30 min. Drive) – When you say Hrusice, everyone will immediately think Josef Lada and his immortal images and heroes of his books. The monument can be found Hrusice Josef Lada and his daughter Alena, where you can learn about their life and work. There is also going through cycling and walking paths and nature trails.