This trip is organized as an unique experience where you can see the unique production of Czech glass which is famous around the world. Learn and discover the history and craft of Bohemian crystal glassware which they have been creating since the 13th century. We will meet in the morning around 8.00am at Smichov train station to travel to Nizbor, where there is a famous Ruckl Glass Factory located in a picturesque valley. It can be very interesting to go by train and you will also be able to see how the local Czechs are traveling. Then we'll go to the Glass Factory where we'll be able to see the different stages and traditional techniques of glass production. Each of the individual steps of crystal glass production is explained and presented, as is the art of glass-blowing, the quality control process and the craftsmanship of our glass makers. We will see the whole production process from start to finish. There is a possibility to attend a workshop where you can make your own glass blown product (with additional charge 1000 CZK per person) with the help of an experienced local glass maker and have a unique experience. For this personal workshop we need group of 5 people. We'll have a traditional Czech lunch in the local pub and taste local beers and after lunch we will return to Prague by local train.
Hi my name is Lenka, I'm Czech, an artist and a yoga teacher. I studied art school with a focus on graphic design which I did for many years professionally. I am also a professional tourist guide and I guide tourist groups for sightseeing and excursions in the Czech Republic. The Czech Republic has traditional crafts that I would like to introduce to the tourists. The special tradition of Bohemia Crystal is absolutely unique in the world and these products go to the whole world. Therefore, I would like to introduce you to this beautiful tradition from beginning of production to the final product. Nothing like this can be seen around the world of glass making, and that's why this trip is designed for all the craft and art lovers and for the people who love little walk in the nature. Come and enjoy!
a lunch in the typical Czech restaurant and drink will be provided
one soft drink or local beer in the pub will be provided during lunch time
a ticket to the glass factory will be provided
the coast of transport from your starting point to the hike starting point and back is included
We'll leave from Prague to Beroun and then we'll take a little walk in picturesque valley by the river Berounka to Glass Factory Nizbor where you will see one of the most famous glass factories from the 13th century and witness an ancient art of crystal glass making. Each stage of crystal glass production is shown, including the art of glass-blowing and incredible craftsmanship of glass cutting. The Czech glass is considered a luxurious gift.
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10월 25일 금요일 오전 8:00~오후 2:00.
10자리 중 10자리 남음
알아두어야 할 사항
최대 10명, 만 10세 이상만 참석 가능
The guests should be able to walk min. 8 km. You will need a good hiking shoes, comfortable clothes and waterproof jacket.
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