Zruč nad Sázavou
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Zruč nad Sázavou is a small town in the Central Bohemia region of the Czech Republic.
By trainThere are several trains daily from Prague to Kutná Hora, Světlá nad Sázavou or Čerčany. It is necessary to change the train there to local ones going to Zruč nad Sázavou.
By busThere are 3 direct buses daily (Mo-Fr) from Prague (from the bus station Prague-Roztyly) to Zruč nad Sázavou and many other local buses with the need to change buses.
By carRent a car or use your own is also an option. Use highway D1 from Prague to Brno and use the exit 56 to get here.
By bicycleThere is a large network of cycling paths around the town. The local cycling path along the river is nice way how to spend time with short ride as well as in-line skating or walking.
By footThe best way for exploring the town is walking. Everything is close and well-signed.
phone: +420 327 531 329address: Zámek 1; 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouYou can choose from castle tours - short (interiors), long (interiors, chapel, tower, gallery) or tower. There is also possibility to buy tickets for museums or for adventurous trail of the Knight Milota from Kolowrat.
Museum of dolls and teddy bearsphone: +420 327 531 329address: Zámek 1; 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouCome and visit the attic of castle, where dolls and teddy bears live together, play and read books.
phone: +420 327 531 329address: Zámek 1; 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouYou can visit museum of shoemaking on the ground floor of castle.
Park of castleaddress: Zámek 1; 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouThe castle is surrounded by park with lots of statues and more or less rare species of trees. You can also find other monuments such as tower of Kolowrat, former storehouse, bower with small pond, moat or old cemetery for dogs.
Church of the Elevation of the Holy Crossaddress: Ke kostelu; 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouThe church forms together with castle a panorama for visitors who come from the south. You can see a mortuary next to the church.
Amusement park - Adventurous trail of the Knight Milota from Kolowratphone: +420 327 531 329address: Zámek 1; 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouCome here, young squire, to prove your skill in disciplines of knights.
Tracks for marblesaddress: 5.května 401; 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouPlayground with special tracks for marbles, swings, climbing frames, traffic course etc.
phone: +420 730 514 040address: 5.května 510; 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouThis centre concentrates library, gym, exhibitions, lectures, etc.
phone: +420 327 531 329address: Zámek 1, 285 22 Zruč nad SázavouAlong to tickets to castle you can buy some souveniers such as postcards, books, T-shirts, local spirits made of honey, calendars, ceramics, candles, etc.
Zámecká vinárnaphone: +420 732 954 759address: Zámek 1
Restaurace Na Pohoříphone: +420 607 869 200address: Na Pohoří 1057
Pizzeria and confectionersphone: +420 739 955 856address: náměstí Míru 1012
Cafés and confectioners
phone: +420 327 314 143address: 1. Máje 97
Confectioners "Cukrárna"address: náměstí MUDr. Josefa Svobody 65
phone: +420 327 314 143address: Ul. 1. máje 97Offers nice rooms under the castle near the old town centre. You can also enjoy a café in this pension.
- Kutná Hora — historical town with famous St. Barbara cathedral, old silver mines and the Chapel of All Saints, which is decorated with thousands of human bones; 30 km away by car, trains and buses are also an option
- Český Šternberk, castle
- Sázava, monastery
- Ledeč nad Sázavou, castle
- View-tower Bohdanka, wooden view-tower
- Museum of beekeeping - Hulice, interactive exposition