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Best Rated -Pravcicka Gate & Bastei Bridge Winter National Park Tour from Prague

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    Pass By: New Town, Prague Czech Republic

    The tour commences by pick ups in the Prague city center

    Pass By: Decin Castle, Dlouha jizda 1254, Decin 405 02 Czech Republic

    On your way to reach the national park you will pass the town of Decin with it's great castle standing high above the Elbe river on a rock cliff. Historical Decin town is also called "the gateway to the Bohemian Switzerland".

    Stop At: Pravcicka brana, Hrensko 82, Hrensko 407 17 Czech Republic

    Enjoy a 3 hours long winter hike through the First Zone - the most protected part of the National park Bohemian Switzerland, Czech Republic. As a reward for your effort to reach Pravcicka Gate, this iconic landmark welcomes you shrouded in a blanket of snow reminiscent a wonderland. Reach amazing viewpoints, stroll around unique sandstone formations and take advantage of no crowds on this famous natural site during the winter season.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Bohemian Switzerland National Park, Prazska Krásná Lípa, 40746 Czech Republic

    Next stop is a tasty á la carte lunch in a local restaurant "U Forta" located in the heart of the Bohemian Switzerland National Park, Czech Republic. You can have anything from the menu, one main course and one drink. Great vegetarian and vegan options are included. The restaurant is an excellent foodie choice and many travelers rate it better than some Prague restaurants. Local draft beer Cvikov is an excellent choice.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Pass By: Elbe Sandstone Mountains, Saxon Switzerland National Park An der Elbe 4, 01814 Bad Schandau, Saxony Germany

    On your way to the Bastei bridge you will drive through local spa-town of Bad Schandau with it's historical square and may old timber houses. A truly local town typical to the area.

    Stop At: Bastei Bridge, Basteistrasse, 01824 Lohmen, Saxony Germany

    After a tasty lunch, it's time to cross the border to the German side of the Saxon Switzerland National Park and walk towards Bastei, an iconic rock formation, medieval times fortress and a stone-bridge high above the river Elbe. An easy walk will take you to the main viewpoints overlooking the deepest canyon in the world - Elbe canyon with a backdrop of table mountains covered in snow. If you will be lucky, with good weather you can even catch some beautiful sunsets at the end of the day.

    Duration: 2 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup is arranged from your Prague stay. Any Prague center hotel, hostel or Air B'n'B is feasible. Please advise your pickup accommodation when booking the tour. Thank you.
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Lunch - Á la carte lunch with vegetarian and vegan meal options. One main course and one drink included.
    • WiFi on board
    • Transport by modern air-conditioned van
    • Bottled water - Small bottle
    • Snacks - Crafted snack package including energy bar and fruits
    • Local Tour Guide
    • Hiking sticks and backpack
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Entry/Admission - Pravcicka brana
    • Entry/Admission - Bohemian Switzerland National Park
    • Entry/Admission - Bastei Bridge
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Vegetarian and vegan meal options included
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Dietary requirements can be easily accommodated
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    If I was to do the tour by myself, overhead cost would be maximum 69-80€ Max!!!!, they charge more than anything for pick up and drop off at the hotel, guide was knowledgeable but would not recommend.
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    Response from Northern H, Owner at Best Rated -Pravcicka Gate & Bastei Bridge Winter National Park Tour from Prague
    Responded 23 Aug 2019
    Hello, thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear you were not totally satisfied with your experience. We do stand firmly by the price of the tour and consider it to be fair. This is supported by reviews from many of our clients saying "it's worth every penny" as can be seen below. The tour is an all inclusive product with pick up and drop off from hotel, transport in a comfortable top-of-the-line-van, a highly knowledgable tour guide (as you mentioned), lunch in a superb locally owned restaurant, all entrance fees and parking costs, and unlimited support from our customer service team. Last but not least, we pay a fair wage to our guides for the 12-13 hour shifts they work. In order to offer the best possible tour on the market, our rate is priced accordingly and it shows from the our stellar online reviews and in-person feedback we receive. Many safe trips and best luck, Vit - Owner of the Northern Hikes
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    Great tour really amazing views well worth every penny. Guide was great and friendly day was planned well with great timings
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    we booked this tour since we wanted to get away from Prague City and see some of the countryside. Our guide was excellent taking time to explain natural fauna and wildlife. This tour is exactly what we wanted to see and such fun. The boat trip and the trip up to the bridge gave
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    I've recently done the tour around bohemian switzerland with the northen hikes guide Marek, I was a bit afraid at the beginning that it would be a dificult hike but it was actually a very pleasant experience! Marek is a great guide, knows a lot about the park, great at keeping
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    Picked us up right from our hostel and from there they took care of the rest! Marek was our guide for the day and he was fantastic. Very knowledgeable of all questions and kept the conversation going. The park was beautiful and is worth the visit. Thank you for the trip!
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