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One Day Trip to Svaty Jan pod Skalou

One-Day Bicycle Trip from Prague to St. Jan pod Skalou

Bikers at America quarryOne day bicycle trip (6 – 10 hours)

Self guided individual tour

Length 40 km or 70 km (25 miles or 42 miles)

Grade of difficulty: moderate

On this one-day tour you will discover several natural wonders, which are in sharp contrast to the city of Prague. Together with the nature preserve of Prokopske Udoli, you will view the tall cliff close to the little village of Svaty Jan pod Skalou. (Saint John under the Cliff), with its abundance of natural scenery and historical landmarks. The cycling part of the tour ends at the bank Berounka river. You can take a train back to Prague from Srbsko village or continue along the Berounka river to Karlstejn Castle and all the way back to Prague.

The Self-Guided individual tour Includes:

  • welcome briefing
  • rental of a 21 speed bicycle
  • water bottles and safety helmets provided
  • panniers (if required)
  • bicycle repair kit (per group)
  • cycling map (per group)
  • GPS console with pre-recorded route (per group)
  • AVE hot-line assistance service

Price: 600 CZK per person (approximately = 24 EUR, 37 USD, 18 GBP)

+ 300 CZK per group

Departure: Daily from 1st April till 31st October

Bicycles: Modern mountain bikes with front suspension and 21 or 24 speeds, equipped with front bag, mud-guards, etc.)


Sv. Jan pod SkalouThis moderate 40km long route starts at AVE office Pod Barvirkou 6, Prague 5. You will leave Prague through one of the prettiest valleys called Prokopske Udoli. The first part of the route is mostly uphill but once you leave Pokopske Udoli and Dalejske Udoli, the terrain changes into a flat one. The route continues through several villages to Lodenice town. You can also start your tour at Stodulky metro station if you want to shorten your tour. An extremely nice and romantic part of the route starts at Lodenice. It is almost all downhill through a valley to the little village of Svaty Jan pod Skalou. (Saint John under the Cliff) with its abundance of natural scenery and historical landmarks. It is one of the most picturesque villages in the Cesky Kras national park. The village dates back to the end of the 9th century when, according to legend, the first Czech Christian hermit, Ivan, settled in a cave under a large cliff.

The last 1.5km follows the bank of the Berounka river to the village of Srbsko where you can get on a train to Prague or you can ride along the Berounka River to Prague (40 km – 25 miles). A train to Prague leaves Srbsko Railway Station every half an hour and it takes 47 minutes.

Reservations: At least two working days before you want to join the tour by telephone +420 721 861 742 or at bike@avetravel.cz

Advanced reservation: Request a tour

Additional offer: We would like to offer you several other bicycle trips around Prague. All routes are pre-recorded to your GPS console. You can also take multiple-day tours to different parts of Czech Republic as well as to Vienna, the capital city of Austria or to Dresden in Germany.

We wish you a pleasant cycle-ride with AVE Travel.

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One Day Trip to Svaty Jan pod Skalou

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