Take advantage of the big city and combine skiing or hiking with visits to other interesting locations
Television transmitter and mountain hotel Ještěd
Take a trip to the top of Ještěd Ridge (1012 m) where the famous mountain hotel with the Ještěd transmitter stands. The building was designed in 1966-1973 by architect Karel Hubáček, who received the Perret Prize of the International Union of Architects. Just below the peak is the upper station of the chairlift from Horní Hanychov. Ještěd has always been considered one of the main landmarks of North Bohemia and a symbol of Liberec.
Chairlift to Ještěd in operation according to the timetable.
North Bohemian Museum Liberec
It is one of the oldest cultural institutions in the city (1873). The collections rebuild the settlement of North Bohemia from its very beginnings until 1918.
More at www.muzeumlb.cz
The unique building of the Imperial Baths has been converted into a permanent exhibition of the Liberec Regional Gallery with Dutch painting from the 16th - 18th centuries, French landscape painting from the 19th century, but mainly an exhibition of Czech art from the 20th century.
More at www.ogl.cz
The oldest in the Czech Republic, founded in 1919, it focused on breeding rare and endangered animals in the wild. Rarities among them are white tigers, Somali donkeys and extremely rare golden taipans.
More at www.zooliberec.cz
The popular botanical garden was founded in 1876. Here you will find collections of year-round flowering orchids and carnivorous plants, the oldest camellia in Europe and the longest growing bonsai in Europe. There are also aquariums and terrariums.
More at www.botaniliberec.cz
Open all year round, DinoPark Plaza Liberec is a unique amusement park with educational elements. On more than 6,000 m2 on three floors of the Plaza Liberec Shopping Gallery, you can take an amazing journey to the Mesozoic Era, during which you will meet over 70 static and moving and sound models of prehistoric animals in life size.
More at www.dinopark.cz
A modern science centre with a 3D planetarium and hundreds of original exhibits! A world of science and technology that will captivate you and not let go. A world of astonishing experiments and clever entertainment.
More at www.iqlandia.cz
The largest indoor entertainment complex in the Czech Republic (Aquapark, Lunapark, iQpark, playground, bowling, disco, casino).
More information at www.centrumbabylon.cz
Swimming pool Liberec
Recreational and sports complex with a relaxation zone (steam chambers, whirlpools, saunas) and diving boards, diving tower, a long water slide (127 m) and a wild river.
More at www.bazen-info.cz