Moravia del Sur is the most wine-producing region of the Czech Republic. The Moravia vintages, between September and October, are famous in the world because they allow to know different ways of wine full of gastronomic surprises and local festivals.From high hills, through vineyards and rivers October 2018 Calendar Australia a bicycle tour crosses dozens of kilometers framed in a unique natural space of great beauty. Although it is available all year round, the experience is maximized if the trip is made coinciding with the different grape harvest festivities in Valtice, Strážnice or Pálava.
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The grape harvest in the Czech Republic is recognized around the world for being celebrated in style. A varied cultural program with different representations accompanies winebrani (vintage in Czech). Dances, folkloric groups, fairs, parades and medieval markets give life to the celebration of the harvest that also brings with it the burčák, a sweet must from the first harvest that is usually made from white grapes. The sale of this young wine is only available during a quarter of the year (from August to November), so its return is reason enough to go and taste it. Considered a national treasure, it is the main protagonist in Czech vintages.
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In South Moravia, you can visit the city of Mikulov, the landscape complex Lednice-Valtice, a World Heritage Site, and the natural area of Pálava, Reserve of the Biosphere, which also includes visits to wineries and tastings. In addition, its environment has the perfect conditions to pedal the sun, if desired, and then enjoy the wine and gastronomic proposals.Every year, at the end of the hot season, summer gives way to an autumnal panorama of a postcard that can be traveled by bicycle. The excursion that starts from the small town of Mikulov is a 65 km circular trip in which visitors cycle through beautiful natural landscapes such as Pálava, Biosphere Reserve since 1986. Lakes, rivers, valleys and vineyards precede to tastings and wine tasting with the intention that the traveler understands Czech winemaking and learn the importance of this ecosystem while enjoying it.
Cyclists can record images of Lake Nový Rybník, the Dyje River and the beautiful hollows and vineyards of the surroundings. On the way there is a stop in the capital of the Moravian wine, Valtice. A unique town that stands out for its architecture, landscaping and fresh air. Visitors can enter the Baroque church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and then visit the cellars of Valtice Castle. There you can taste 100 October 2018 Calendar Australia of the best wines of Moravia and the country in the Wine Room of the Czech Republic. In addition, in Lednice, they complete their visit to the Lednice-Valtice landscape-cultural complex, a World Heritage Site, by walking through impressive gardens that are part of the largest park in the country. In this Eden you will visit the majestic Neo-Gothic Lednice Palace and its Minarete, the 60 m high Mudejar tower with romantic views of the site.