Route & dates
Start: Marianske Lazne
Marianske Lazne— 2 nights
Drive: 45 min
Karlovy Vary— 3 nights
Drive: 45 min
End: Marianske Lazne
A small spa town in Bohemia's western portion, Marianske Lazne lures visitors with mineral springs and mountain scenery.Get out of town with these interesting Marianske Lazne side-trips: Pilsen (Brewery Museum in Pilsen, St Bartholomew's Cathedral, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Hlavni kolonada, get your game on at Park Boheminium Marienbad, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pravoslavny chram svateho Vladimira, and look for gifts at RAFINAD Parfumerie.
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If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Václav Havel Airport Prague. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in January, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Karlovy Vary.
Things to do in Marianske Lazne
Pilsen, Socha Frantiska
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Bohemia's historical spa town, Karlovy Vary serves as one of Europe's most glamorous vacation resorts.On the 3rd (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Castle Loket, examine the collection at Moser, and then take in the natural beauty of Vridelni kolonada. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Diana Lookout Tower, pause for some photo ops at Holy Trinity Column, contemplate the long history of Market Colonnade, then admire the landmark architecture of Mlynska kolonada, then make a trip to Stara Louka, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.
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Getting from Marianske Lazne to Karlovy Vary by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In February in Karlovy Vary, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.
Things to do in Karlovy Vary
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