Rowing in Europe – our premium rowing tour in Czech Republic and Germany
It is taking us from Prague, to Czech Republic to Dresden,
Germany. 200 Km of beautiful scenery and wonderful environment.
Prague is the capital and largest city of the zech Republic. It is also the historical capital of Bohemia. Situated in the north-west of the country on the Vltava River, the city is home to about 1.24 million people, while its larger urban zone is estimated to have a population of nearly 2 million.
Prague has been a political, cultural, and economic centre of central Europe with waxing and waning fortunes during its 1,100-year existence.
Prague is home to a number of famous cultural attractions, many of which survived the violence and destruction of the 20thcentury in Europe. Main attractions include the Prague Castle, the Charles Bridge, Old Town Square with the Prague astronomical clock, the Jewish Quarter, Petřín hill and Vyšehrad.
Since 1992, the extensive historic centre of Prague has been included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites. Some of these attractions can be seen while rowing along the Vltava.
The city hosts more than ten major museums, along with numerous theatres, galleries, cinemas, and other historical exhibits. An extensive modern public transportation system
connects the city. Its rich history makes it a popular tourist destination, and the city receives more than 4.4 million international visitors annually, as of 2011 Prague ranked
fifth in the world list of best visited destinations in 2014.
Prague is the fifth most visited European city after London, Paris, Istanbul and Berlin.
This tour requires good fitness and endurance. Depending on water and weather circumstances, some portage is needed.