Situated in the historical district, this spa hotel is steps from Historical Town Center, Church of Saint James, and Gothic Stone House. Sankturinovsky House and Alchemy Museum are also within 10 minutes.
Located in the heart of Chlumec nad Cidlinou, this hotel is within 20 mi (32 km) of Church of the Divine Heart of Jesus, Ulrichovo Square, and Merkur Casino. Adalbertinum and East Bohemian Museum are also within 20 mi (32 km).
Located in the heart of Podebrady, this pension is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Podebrady Castle and 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from Zamek Loucen. Column of the Revelation of Mary and Church of St. Wenceslas are also within 16 mi (25 km).
Situated in Kolin, this hotel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Sedlec Ossuary, Church of Saint James, and Gothic Stone House. Sankturinovsky House and Historical Town Center are also within 12 mi (20 km).
Expedia flight and hotel deals make you save! When you combine your flight and accommodation bookings together into one easy package, you save money. Think of everything you can do in Velim with the extra money.
Wouldn't you like to save up to $603 on your Velim vacation? Book a deal.
With our global database of some 400 partner airlines and 321,000 hotels, how can you go wrong?
You will find some of the most affordable prices for your Velim getaway with Expedia.
Almost all reservations can be cancelled with no extra charge from us.
To the west of Velim, 30 miles away, sits the city of Prague.
Spend a day relaxing amid the wonders of this region's natural attractions. Two close by locations are Lake Hostivar (25 miles away) and Kunratice Forest (30 miles away).
Zimni Stadium is located in Benesov, 25 miles southwest of Velim. It's known as the home grounds of the HC Vodní Lvi Benešov. Notice the home team's colors of yellow and blue.
Get your adrenaline fix on some powdery snow! Velim is in the vicinity of two main ski resorts, Pec Pod Snezkou Ski Resort and Karpacz Ski Resort.
Sedlec Ossuary and Hradek Mining Museum in Kolin are well worth visiting. This nearby locality is approximately 5 miles from Velim. Another option is Ratbor. It's 6 miles out of Velim, and is the home of Church of St. Barbara and Church of the Assumption of Our Lady and Saint John the Baptist.
Sibrina is only 20 miles to the west from Velim. This regional center offers a diverse range of things to see, like AquaPalace, Dendrological Garden of the Silva Tarouca and Pruhonice Castle. Savoia Castle and Terarium Praha are also safe bets for hours of fun.
In order to truly know the essence of Central Bohemia, you're going to have to acquaint yourself with its particular spices and flavors.
Ensure that you ask about the more recognizable regional ingredients, like beef and cabbage.
SvíÄková na smetanÄ› (beef in cream sauce) and moravsky vrabec (pork stew) are standard dishes for vacationers and local foodies alike.
For dessert, you'd be crazy not to try a bit of mouthwatering ovocne knedliky (fruit dumplings).
Grab your friends and order a few cold ones at the closest bar. Don't bother with the drinks menu. If beer is what you're looking for, Krusovice is what you need!
If you find yourself in search of a non-alcoholic beverage, ask for a coffee.
Would you like to sample a local spirit? If so, have a few sips of Tuzemak.
Indulge in a glass or two of the region's best wines. Ryzlink rýnský (Rhine Riesling) and Frankovka (Blaufrankisch) are certainly worth trying out.
When it's nearly time to head home, spend what's left of your Czech korunas on some last-minute gifts and bid "Na shledanou" to the friends you've made and the places you've been to.
When you're ready to head to the airport, be advised that Vaclav Havel Airport is roughly 40 miles to the west.
Those planning on staying the night in Velim should secure a place to stay in advance, because currently there aren't many Velim lodgings available.