The Central European continental climate
consists of long, hot summers and
winters. The best time for cycling
tours is between April and October.
summer months it can get quite hot.
Bear in mind that it will be cooler on
tours at this time. May June and
September are generally good months to
of the cooler, but still warm
must be noted that, according to the tourism calendar,
first two weeks
are when most people go for their
holidays. Generally July and August are
mention this with regard to seeing cultural monuments and
areas with greater ease and with less
You might wish to adjust the times of your tour to coincide
and cultural events:
Spring Festival (March - October 2017)
Youth and Music Festivals (7 - 12 July 2017)
Vienna Festival (May- June 2017) - Renowned
for its superb international theatrical performances,
also invites musical ensembles and opera companies
from all over the world, in addition to staging many
Austrian musical productions.
(12-14 May, 2017)
Choral Festival (25 - 30 July, 2017)
Popfest (27 - 30 July 2017)
Wien (9 June - 10 July 2017)
Wine Fair (12 - 13 May 2017) - Prestigious
Wine Fare (20 May 2017) - prestigious wine
tasting event, rich cultural programme,Czech championship
in filling the wine pipette from the barrel
Town of Mikulov Festival (29 - 21 May 2017)
- scenes from the traditional life in Mikulov, opening
of sights to the public with complementary events,
performances of local ensembles and schools, wine tasting,
International Guitar Festival (9 - 15 July
2017) - Festival with master-classes of interpretation
and concerts by world-class guitarists.
Festival of the Nations from the Podyji (21
- 23 July, 2017) - presentation of the original cultural
and culinary specialties of the nations living in the
Of The Three Neighbors (18 - 19 August 2017)
- Meeting of folklore ensembles.
Beer Festival (12 August 2017) - tasting of
different beer brands, attractive cultural programmes
Mikulov (25 - 27 August 2017) - Central-European
Music Festival with pop,
rock, alternative and ethnic music
- 3 September 2017) - International Choir Festival.
to Holy Hill (3 September 2017) - Traditional
pilgrimage to the Black Loretan Madonna on Holy Hill
Wine Harvest Festival (8 - 10 September 2017)-a
grand event with a historical fair and wine market,
historical and folk costume parades, wine tasting,
a program of events for all ages and local culinary
of Jewish Culture (22 - 24 September 2017)
Wine Festival (15-17 September 2017) - One
of the biggest wine harvest festivals in the Czech
Republic. Try Burcak, young wine only weeks old.
in Telc (28 July- 13 August 2017) - Folk festival,
theatre, discussions, performances and exhibitions.
Balloons above Telc (24 - 27 August 2017) -
Steam-Engine Summer (July-August 2017) - Historical
celebration Zachariáš from Hradec and Kateřina from
(18 - 19 August 2017) - Historical celebration.
Folk Rose Festival (July, 2017) - Folk groups
from all over the world perform their music and dances.
Cultural Summer (June-September 2017) - Concerts
by various chamber ensembles in the Church of St.Mary
Regina and St.Giles and in the chapel of Schwarzenberg
Trebon Music Festival (29
June - 3 July 2017) - Around Trebon Festival is one
of the longest-running, multigenre festivals in the
Czech Republic. It was first organized in 1992.The
festival offers a variety of musical genres, unusual
combinations of concerts and theatre performances,
street happenings, competitive and fun races, and
nocturna (10 - 15 July, 2017)– a summer festival
of classical music whose aim it is to bring top Czech
and foreign performers to Třeboň and to offer visitors
to the town music that at other times is only found
on the most respected of Czech and world stages. Quality
music played by well-known performers and the cosy
atmosphere of the square or chateau in Třeboň combine
to guarantee visitors to the festival an unforgettable,
uplifting experience every year
Trebon (July 2017) - Historical celebration.
Festival of the Five-petalled Rose (16-18
June 2017) - Historical Renaissancefestival with parades
of people in medieval clothes as well as music concerts.
of Chamber music (23 June- 2 July 2017) -
Festival of the classical music with the longest tradition
in Cesky Krumlov. Part of the festival comprises of
‘Music through the Ages’ where music can be hard on
the tour route of Cesky Krumlov Castle http://www.ckrumlov.info/docs/en/festivalkomornihudby.xml
International Music Festival (14 July– 5 August
2017) - Largest of Cesky Krumlov´s festivals. It has
been going since 1992 and includes music of all periods
with the participation of renowned instrumentalists,
singers, chamber ensembles, choirs and symphony orchestras.
Celebrations of St.Wenceslas (28
September - 1 October 2017) - Autumn fair, celebration
of good food and drink, theatre pieces, and concerts
for St.Wenceslas Day (Patron Saint of the Czech Lands).
Days (3 May - 8 June 2017) - Theatre presentations
of the life of the 15th century Catholic reformer Jan
Tabor Meeting (15 - 17 September 2019) - Medieval
celebration with markets, fireworks, fencing and demonstrations
of historical crafts
of culture in Tabor (July–September 2017)
- Open air concerts, historical evenings, exhibitions.
Prague Spring Music Festival (11 May–2 June
2017) - International music festival featuring orchestral
and theatre series, church concerts, recitals, morning
concerts chamber music and symphony orchestras.
May -3 June, 2017) - Roma Festival strives to show the
richness and complexity of Roma culture and traditions.
The festival is divided into 3 sections - professional,
cultural and media. The festival strives on the one hand
to present Roma culture, art and traditions as an integral
part of Czech, European and world culture.
Festival (11 - 27 May, 2017)
Food Festival (26-28 May, 2017)
Islands (22 - 25 June, 2017)- rock, pop, indie,
electro, world, folk & jazz music
Jazz Fest (11-12 July, 2017)
Autumn (12 September - 1 October 2017) - International