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Moravian Karst (Moravsky Kras)

Blansko region, north of Brno, Blansko, Czech Republic
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Ranked #1 of 4 Attractions in Blansko
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Caverns/ Caves
Owner description: One of the best-explored limestone cave systems in Europe, Moravian Karst consists of several hundred caves in a densely wooded area with canyons,... more » Owner description: One of the best-explored limestone cave systems in Europe, Moravian Karst consists of several hundred caves in a densely wooded area with canyons, underground rivulets and deep cliffs. « less
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Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Just amazing is the only way to describe this incredible area. We stayed in Brno and drove to the caves (only about a 30 minute drive). Unfortunately the Punkva cave tour was booked out for the day - I would recommend you pre-book this one but we were able to do a tour of one of the lesser know caves... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I have visited the Burren and the Ailwee Caves here in Ireland but in comparison this place just blows it away. These caves have incredible natural features that are given some natural light to show off their beauty and the tour takes you around to see various different formations before leading to the Macocha Abyss which is pretty remarkable when... More

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Cold Lake
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

You can take small train to the entrance of the caves and then take a tour through cave system. Guides are knowledgeable but give tour only in Czech,you can buy foreign guide books before you go. Only few caves are open to public for safety but scenes of ancient caves with spectacular stalactites and stalagmites is something you never forget.... More

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Braunschweig, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

must visit ... its chilling inside the caves... boat tour inside punkva caves was just thriliing...as u r part of some discovery channel expedition Though the tour guide only speaks in Czech language... u will not have time to listen to guide, than just staring at the amazing stalactites and stalagmites inside the cave take a good low light cam... More

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Doha, Qatar
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Pleasant day trip with interesting caves. Guided tour not in English but stil interesting to see. Had some goo stalectites and stalegmites, boat tour and cable car.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The Karst region is riddled with dramatic limestone caverns, but we chose to go the the Punkva Caves (Punkevni jeskyne) as the longest excursion, including an underground boat ride. We booked online (info@caves.cz) the day before - even though not a busy time of year we were glad of this as it gets busy being so popular - had an... More

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Byron Bay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I have visited many of the worlds wonders, and personally i would include these caves with the wonders of the southern Bolivian desert-scape and the ruins of Machipichu. Absolutely fantastic, and worth coming to the Czech Republic to experience these caves. Come down the Macocha Abyss on the cable car (8 euro) and get a ticket (4 euro) to the... More

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Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Nice tour trails and you must visit Macocha and Punkva caves here. Just go to Blansko town and start.

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Brno, Czech Republic
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I whish i knew Czech to understand the guide but...i guess if you've heard the story once, the same applies to every stalagmite and stalactite. The best part of the tour was the boat ride in the underground canal and the bottom view of the Mococha Abyss.

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Zilina, Slovakia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
9 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Many caves open to the public / Punkevni jeskyne is a must/, many castles /Boskovice, Letovice.../ and the paradise for cycling and hiking tours. Paths in perfect condition, very good marked.

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