4 hoursExcursion type:
car / bus, countryside excursion, group excursion
Starting point: the stop shopping center "Atrium".
Days: Thursdays 14:30 - 20:00.
Distance in kilometers: Karlovy Vary - Loket Castle 14 km.
The name of the castle means "elbow": Orzhi bend of the river at the place where he is, actually resembles the fold hands. This is one of the few castles in the Czech Republic, which lived up to our time almost intact. By the way, views of the castle, taken from a helicopter, were used in the film "Casino Royale". "Pearl" of the castle - it is an exposition dedicated to the killings and torture (for a long time the castle was a prison). Going down the narrow hallways in stifling dungeons, you can see a collection of original instruments of torture, which is supplemented by figures of executioners and prisoners, portray the process. The strongest spirit can handcuffs chained to the wall and feel the spirit of medieval prison myself. And the rest of the castle scary and romantic. There is a red-eyed dragon that sterezhёt local ghost and goblin with a brush, comb hair obsessed sluts. So it is better to comb your hair before entering.
After visiting the castle you will have dinner in Old Slavonic traditions.
4 things you need to do in Loket:
1. Greet with ghosts of the old castle
2. Enjoy the taste of freshly prepared pig and homemade beer in the brewery Svaty Florian
3. Take a walk along the routes of the forest reserve Slavkovky
4. Take a look at Hotel Bily kun - this is where Goethe met his beloved Ulrika von Lёvettsov