Lednice - Valtice complex

South Moravia, Czech Republic

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Address:South Moravia, Czech Republic

Lednice-Valtice complex is one of the largest artificial landscapes in Europe

The complex is located in South Moravia and is on the World Heritage Sites list of UNESCO protected monuments. The breathtaking park connecting the two country houses has been created here over the centuries and is full of rare tree species, water lilies, fishponds, lakes and romantic little buildings. There are many pavillons and hunting houses located in the landscape, such as Neoclassical collonade, Minaret (that provides magnificent views) and more. 

History:

In the 13th century, the Liechtenstein family came to Lednice and century later acquired Valtice as well. The complex remained the main Liechtenstein residence until 1939. Then the World War II begun, the Liechtenstein family fled the country, the complex was confiscated, then it became part of Czechoslovakia and it has remained as the Czech Republic property till now even though there have been numerous attemps to return the complex to the family. 

The Lednice country house was originally a Renaissance villa and then it was remodelled to reflect Baroque, Classical and finally in the mid-19th century, Neo-Gothic styles. The foundation of Valtice country house is medieval, however it has been remodelled into Renaissance, Mannerist and, most importantly, Baroque styles. 

Practical Information:

The distance between the houses is around 7 km (4.6 miles). There is a bus running all day or you can rent a bike or hike there. The land around Lednice-Valtice has been very generous, creating the best place for vineyards. Treat yourself and visit them or the wine cellars where you will be served the best wine...

Upcoming events

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Concert Season 2019: concerts in Klementinum Mirror Chapel & Municipal House are the most popular and highly rated chamber concerts in Prague. Dvořák Symphony Orchestra deliver the best of A. Vivaldi, A. Dvořák, W. A. Mozart and more.

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Concert Season 2019: stop at Church of Our Lady before Týn, Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace, St. Salvator Church and Rudolfinum. The most central locations. Superb soloists and chamber orchestra. Fantastic music. Classy atmosphere.

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January - December 2019: Music and dinner in Prague. Jazz or blues tunes, classical music or traditional music. Visit great Prague event venues. Taste exquisite meal. Choice is yours. Make your stay in Prague the most memorable: get your tickets now.

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Book Prague jazz concerts. Explore Prague´s best jazz clubs: Reduta jazz club, U Malého Glena jazz club, Agharta jazz centre, Jazz blues club Ungelt, U Staré paní jazz club. Live concerts with great Czech musicians. Jazz with menu on Jazz Boat.

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Spend your Easter holidays in Prague. Listen to the best classical music. Easter time is time of retrospection: visit the most prominent concert venues & churches in Prague.

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We offer group discounts

Are you a group of 10+ people? Do not hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to negotiate the best price for you. Simply choose the event and we will take care of the rest.

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