Both of our tours are the ultimate trips for lovers of the great outdoors, good food and good company. Join one of our hiking trips, explore Czech nature beauties and take a break from the hustle and bustle of Prague.

GOURMET HIKING ESCAPES IN A NUTSHELL

BOHEMIAN SWITZERLAND GOURMET HIKING TOUR

BOHEMIAN SWITZERLAND GOURMET HIKING TOUR
  • Held in Bohemian Switzerland NP
  • Explore unique sandstone formations of the NP and the famous Pravčická gate
  • Take a ride on a boat in the Gorge of Kamenice
  • Moderate hike of 11 kms / 7 miles
  • Enjoy a gourmet breakfast, snack and a late lunch of your choice with local craft beer in a lovely local cottage restaurant
  • Located 2 hours from Prague
  • Trip starts at 7.30 AM from the city centre of Prague
  • Trip duration is 11 hours
  • Group of maximum 8 guests
  • Food and water for the whole day, gourmet lunch, drinks, guided hiking, boat ride, entrance fees and transportation costs are included
  • Cost: 4000 CZK/ 155 EUR per person

You have heard a lot about this stunning national park and are feeling like taking a solid hike? Curious about the breathtaking rocks around Pravčická gate monument and also want to see the fairytale gorge of Kamenice river from a boat? Then this tour is for you. You will not only hike, admire the beauty and take the boat ride. It is a gourmet tour as well! You will be also served typical Czech cuisine during the whole day: Czech open-faced sandwiches, Czech kolache and other sweet pastry for breakfast and snack and a delicious lunch of your choice accompanied by local craft beer in a picture-perfect cottage restaurant nearby.

KOKORINSKO GOURMET HIKING TOUR

KOKORINSKO GOURMET HIKING TOUR
  • Held in Kokořínsko protected landscape area
  • Explore unique sandstone formations with local history
  • Moderate hike of 7 kms / 4.4 miles
  • Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch as well as an authentic Czech restaurant dinner in a charming hamlet outside of the city
  • Visit a regional microbrewery originally established in 158
  • Learn how beer was brewed 500 years ago
  • Taste 5 different types of exceptional beer dispensed by the brewmaster
  • Located less than a 1 hour drive from Prague
  • Trip starts at 9.30 AM from the city centre of Prague
  • Trip duration is 9 hours
  • Group of maximum 7 guests
  • All food, drinks, guided hiking, microbrewery visit, beer tasting and transportation costs are included
  • Cost: 4400 CZK/ 170 EUR per person

Do you feel like having a break from the hustle and bustle of Prague and explore the Czech countryside whilst savoring gourmet cuisine and craft beer? Then this is the tour you´re looking for! We will take you to lovely Kokořínsko, known for its unique sandstone rock formations and postcard-perfect cottages. During the tour you will hike through sandstone mazes, enjoy a picnic of homemade Czech food, discover Czech beer during a microbrewery excursion, savour a gourmet dinner and learn a lot about Czech culture and history. For those who come for the beer, the historic monument of the once steam-powered brewery of Lobeč is a testament to the five-hundred-year old tradition of beer brewing in the Kokořín region. As one of the oldest existing breweries in the Czech Republic it has an amazing history: from centuries old methods of brewing, through periods of modernisation and communism to its current revival. Learn more about the fascinating history of beer production at this brewery, which was declared a cultural monument by the Ministry of Culture in 2009.

You have heard a lot about this stunning national park and are feeling like taking a solid hike? Curious about the breathtaking rocks around Pravčická gate monument and also want to see the fairytale gorge of Kamenice river from a boat? Then this tour is for you. You will not only hike, admire the beauty and take the boat ride. It is a gourmet tour as well! You will be also served typical Czech cuisine during the whole day: Czech open-faced sandwiches, Czech kolache and other sweet pastry for breakfast and snack and a delicious lunch of your choice accompanied by local craft beer in a picture-perfect cottage restaurant nearby.

Do you feel like having a break from the hustle and bustle of Prague and explore the Czech countryside whilst savoring gourmet cuisine and craft beer? Then this is the tour you´re looking for! We will take you to lovely Kokořínsko, known for its unique sandstone rock formations and postcard-perfect cottages. During the tour you will hike through sandstone mazes, enjoy a picnic of homemade Czech food, discover Czech beer during a microbrewery excursion, savour a gourmet dinner and learn a lot about Czech culture and history. For those who come for the beer, the historic monument of the once steam-powered brewery of Lobeč is a testament to the five-hundred-year old tradition of beer brewing in the Kokořín region. As one of the oldest existing breweries in the Czech Republic it has an amazing history: from centuries old methods of brewing, through periods of modernisation and communism to its current revival. Learn more about the fascinating history of beer production at this brewery, which was declared a cultural monument by the Ministry of Culture in 2009.

THE AREAS

Bohemian Switzerland national park

Bohemian Switzerland national park

Bohemian Switzerland is one of the four national parks of the Czech Republic and arguably the most unique one. Its huge sandstone rock formations and the largest natural sandstone arch in Europe will provide you with an unforgettable views! The boat ride on Kamenice river will probably be the most romantic boat ride of your life. An experience not to be missed!

Kokorinsko

Kokorinsko landscape protected area

Kokořínsko is one of our favourite spots in the Czech Republic. Not far from Prague you will find this serene, undisturbed and picturesque area ideal for hiking. Come with us to discover this region full of centuries old cottages, deep tranquil lakes and fascinating sandstone formations. Learn how people live here and soak up the beauty of the Czech countryside!

MEET YOUR GUIDES

MEET YOUR GUIDES

We are George and Leona, food and travel enthusiasts, who have been running a food tour company in Prague since 2014.

After three years of running Prague Food Tour company, we wanted to find a way to let you experience not only great food, but also the beautiful Czech countryside. We established Gourmet Hiking Tours which combines two of our greatest passions – food and nature.

You are invited to join us on our gourmet hiking tour where we will be walking, eating and drinking our way through wonderful parts of the Czech countryside whilst learning about Czech culture and history. We know you´ll love it just as much as we do.

WHAT YOU NEED

WHAT YOU NEED

You will need comfortable shoes and clothes suitable for walking in, as well as your raincoat for wetter days. We will be walking mainly through forests on well marked tracks and paths.

QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS - Kokorinsko and Bohemian switzerland area

What is included in the price of the tour?
Everything from the food served on the picnic, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, guided hiking, the microbrewery visit, beer tasting, transport and our maps with insider tips on what to do and where to eat in Prague.

Can kids join the tour?
This tour is aimed for persons over 15 years of age. However alternative solutions can be discussed.

Can I join the tour if I have walking issues?
The tours are recommended for people who are comfortable walking on uneven and hilly terrain for distances of/longer than 7 km /4.4 mile.

Do I need any special gear?
No, only comfortable shoes and clothes suitable for walking in.

What is the difference between the tours?
Kokořínsko tour is off-the-beaten path and we will probably meet only a few locals during the hike. It focuses on beer and food, the hike is easier than the Bohemian Switzerland NP hike.
The Bohemian Switzerland NP tour focuses mostly on hiking and food. The hike is also more difficult.

How to book a tour with us?
Please start by filling out the form below. After receiving your inquiry we will let you know about availability during the requested period. Once a date has been agreed upon, we will send an email including detailed information about the tour and you will be asked to pay a deposit to secure your place on the tour. When the deposit has been received we will send you a confirmation.

What is our cancellation policy?
We will fully refund your deposit in case you cancel at least two weeks before the scheduled tour.

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CONTACT

Tel.: 00420-736-767-240
Tel.: 00420-723-926-845
Email: booking@gourmet-hiking-escapes.com
Address: Bílkova 855/19, Prague 1

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