business trip to

Svatobor observation tower

svatobor_l.jpgSnake trail leads to Svatobor hill again. The trail 4 km long starts at city square near to Information center, then red marking trail and orange marking trail - "web of Sušice" leads you via streets Klostermannova and Pod Svatoborem to a gazebo "Scheinostovo zátiší".
From there to Svatobor hill leads original Snake trail which used to be inlaid in stone and builded by unemployed persons of Sušice. In 2010 Snake trail was restored up to the Svatobor hill.
In 1934 the stone tower Svatobor was build on the top of the Svatobor hill (845 m). Nowadays the lookout tower together with tourist cottage and TV tower offers a variety of picturesque sights of Bohemian Forest. It´s cylindrical stone tower with a height of 31,6 m where leads to 182 wooden stairs. In fine weather, it offers beatifull view to hills such as Poledník, Velký Javor, Pancíř and Můstek or castles such as Rabí, Kašperk and Prácheň.

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Opening hours: April: Wed - Su 10-18, May: Tues. 10-16, Wed - Su 10-18