SPORT & FUN

Information about sports, surroundings and interesting benefits for you

Summer

Canoe
River Vltava is the longest Czech river. It springs to the Šumava National Park and flows to the Elbe river in Mělník. For water tourism There is an interesting upper river flow to České Budějovice. This section belongs to the most sjížděným rivers in Europe.
In 60. The Lipno Reservoir was built on the Vltava River, which provides year-round navigability of the river from Vyšší Brod. The difficulty of this section is WWI and the speed of the river is 3 – 5 km/hour. There are weirss on the river which are mostly passable. A beginner can also take a trip on the Vltava River.

Yachting and Windsurfin
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Lipno Lake is due to its size (length 42 km, the largest width of 8 km, area 4870 ha) the largest water surface and also the highest quality yacht specific hunting in the Czech Republic. This is why the World Championships and European Championship competitions were held here. The marina for yachts can be found in Lipno nad Vltavou, Frymburk, blacksmith and Černá v Pošumaví.
There are plenty of campsites on lipno where you can stay; For surfers are the most advantageous camps of Hawks I, II and III in Černá v Pošumaví. The maximum width of the Lipno Lake is close to 10 km. Under ideal conditions, you can ride a single chute up to 8 km long stretch! It surfs from March to November, but experienced surfers with quality neoprene also run in winter – of course if the lake is not covered with ice.

Cycling rou
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es Since 1993, the system of interconnected, marked cycling routes, which connect the right and left shores of the lake through three transports, is constantly added. Cycling routes are connected to the neighbouring Austrian cycling routes in a total of six border crossings, and of course you can continue to bike paths to neighboring regions in the hinterland. All routes are kept on roads with minimal traffic, some parts are designed for cyclists and pedestrians only.

1. Densely forested Svatotomášským mountains with the ruins of the castle Vítkův Hrádek and the region of “abandoned villages”-34 km.

2. The valley of the Vltava River with its beautiful stony trough and the famous National Nature Reserve Devil’s wall-39.9 km.

3. The landscape along the Schwarzenberskho Canal, which served to sail wood from the Šumava Mountains to the Danube-61 km.

4. From his native house Adalbert Stifter the landscape he described, to the ruins of the castle Vítkův Hrádek and to the residence of his love Fanny-65.9 km.

5. Constant contact with Lipenským Lake and beautiful views of it – two attractive cruises Lipenskými ferries-50.5 km.

6. Attractive wooded Šumava Přírodouna Czech and Austrian side – beautiful scenery by Plešné Lake-38.6 km.

7. A natural and cultural experience on the circuit connecting two very important tourist destinations of Šumava and South Bohemia – Lipensko and Český Krumlov-74.2 km.

8. A challenging Cyclopath, after which you will go all over the Lipno lake and enjoy the beauties of both banks-108.2 km.

9. The route leads to ecologically valuable, beautiful nature, thanks to the Iron Curtain for long years inaccessible right shore of the lake-49.7 km.

10. Newly built route on the left bank of the lake connecting the main tourist centres of the area-58.5 km.

Hiking Lipensk
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offers from spring to autumn for lovers of hiking and beautiful nature a network of marked hiking trails and walkways that connect all municipalities and tourist attractions of the region.

1. Frymburk, Kaliště, Alpine viewpoint, Kramolín, Lipno nad Vltavou, Slupečná, Plískov, Frymburk – 16 km.

2. Lipno nad Vltavou, Luč, Loučovice, Devil’s Currents, Vyšší Brod, Devil’s Wall, Loučovice, Lipno nad Vltavou – 20 km.

3. Lipno nad Vltavou, Loučovice, Vyklestilka, chapels, Lipno nad Vltavou – 16 km.

4. Frymburk, St. Thomas, Vítkův Stone, Přední Výtoň, Frymburk – 16 km.

5. Horní Planá, near Lhota, Huťský Dvůr, Rear bell, front bell, rear Hamry, Horní Planá – 17 km.

6. Horní Planá, front bell, Rear bell, border crossing Schöneben, Vltavska viewpoint Moldaublick, Horní Planá – 20 km.

7. New furnace, Rossbach, Plešné Lake, Stifterův monument, tin, border crossing 1/10, Rossbach, Nová pec – 18 km.

8. Horní Planá, Stifterova viewpoint, Jelm, Cow Hill, Hůrka – 8 km.

9. Oat, gingerbread, deer Hills, bear Stone, black cross – 16 km.

10. New Valley, Třístoličník, Trojmezí, Tin, Stifterův Monument, Plešné Lake, new furnace – 25 km.

11. New Valley, Rosenauerův Monument, Deer Hills, Rosenauer Chapel, Rossbach, new furnace – 25 km.

Other options-swimming, fishing, tennis, roller skates etc.
Trips to the surroundings-Český Krumlov, Zlatá Koruna, Hluboká nad Vltavou, Kleť.

Winter

In good snow conditions, winter on Lipensku will certainly not disappoint you. The attractive is skating or cross-country skiing along the frozen surface of Lipno Lake, and winter yachting begins to expand. If you prefer downhill skiing, there are prepared downhill courses with artificial snow in the area of winter sports Lipno – Kramolín and in Frymburk. These two campuses are connected by 45 km of regularly groomed ski trails.

You can find more information in Photo Gallery.

Valuable benefits from the Lipensko and the border

The Grenzgenial tourist Guide has a small practical book format that easily fits in your pocket. In it you will find nearly 80 free time tips (both summer and winter season) including Odtrhovacích coupons for valuable discounts. The tourist guide Grenzgenial you buy for 200 CZK in selected information centres at Lipensku, at partner rooms and at other points of sale.

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Enjoy free time on lipno as brightly and advantageously as never before

Free time discounts in the Grenzgenial guide are so valuable that you can just use 1-2 vouchers and the money invested in buying the guide will return you richly back. During the multiple day stay you will save crowns and more. Most discounts also apply during the main tourist season.

Skiing in the Czech, Austrian and Bavarian parts of Šumava with discounts up to 50%

  • Ski resort Sternstein (Austria: 20 minutes by car from Lipno)
    Discount 1 + 1 day pass for 2. Person for free. (One person pays, the other skiing all day free). Thanks to this advantage you will save 28, €50. The discount is valid throughout the winter season 2017/18 in days Mon-Thu. Discount does not apply in periods 24.12.2017 – 6.1.2018 and 19.2. – 24.2.2018.
  • Ski resort Hochficht (Austria: 20 – 60 Minutes by car from Lipno)
    Discount €3 for 1denní Ski pass (highest possible discount on 1denní ski pass). The discount is valid for the entire winter season without any restrictions.
  • Skipark Frymburk
    Discount 1 + 1 day or evening Skipass free of charge. You save up to 350 CZK. The advantage does not apply from 23.12.2017 to 05.01.2018 and on weekends in February 2018.
  • Ski resort Mitterdorf (Bavarian side of Šumava in HR. Transition Guard – ca. Hour by car from Lipno)
    Discount 1 + 1 Three-hour ski pass free of charge. Thanks to this advantage you will save €15. The discount is valid from 06.01.2018 to the end of the season outside the term Bavarian Spring break (12th – 18.02.2018).
  • Ski resort Zadov (Bohemian Forest – ca. 1 hour, 15 min. by car from Lipno)
    Discount 1 + 1 day or evening Skipass free of charge. Thanks to this advantage you will save up to 590 CZK. Validity of discounts in days after – Fri. In the period from the beginning of the season to 22.12.2017 and from 12.03.2018 to the end of the season after – no!

Rental and service of yží, skis and skates with discounts up to 50%

  • Lipno Centre (Lipno nad Vltavou, Frymburk)
    1 + 1 Rental ski/snowboard/running set for 1 or more days for free. Discount is not valid from 22.12.2017 – 07.01.2018 and 17.02. – 04.03.2018.
  • 1 + 1 Rental skates for 1 or more days for free. discount applies without restriction.
  • 1 + 1 Ski service/SNB/skis/sanding skates for free. discount applies without restriction.
  • Bicycle & Sport Řezáč (Frymburk – Square)
    1 + 1 Ski rental/snowboard/skis/(possible incl. Poles and footwear)/skates for 2. Person for free. discount applies without restriction.
  • Rental Intersport Pötscher – Hochficht (directly in the ski resort Hochficht)
    Discount 1 + 1 day for free. Rental of ski and snowboard equipment for 2 days for the price of 1 day.
  • Bicycle skis Haderer Sport Schöneben
    1 + 1 Free: cross-country ski set rental for 2. Person for free. The advantage is valid in terms of 15.11. – 24.12.2017 and 10.1. – 31.1.2018.

Water & wellness & activities for unfavourable weather with discounts up to 50%

  • Aquapark Wellness Hotel Frymburk
    1 + 1 for free. Admission for 1 to 2 hours for 2. Person for free (at the same or lower value). Discount in winter season valid from 10.00 to 14.00 hrs
  •  Aquapark Karoli with salt water – Waldkirchen (Bavaria – ca. 1 hour. 15 min. by car from Lipno)
    Discount entry for 3 hours only for the price of 2hodinové tickets. The discount is valid every day.
  • Salt Cave Wellness Hotel Frymburk
    1 + 1 ticket for 2. Person for free (at the same or lower value). The discount is valid from Monday to Friday.
  • Bowling Wellness Hotel Frymburk
    1 + 1 – Purchased Hour 2. Free Hour
  • Squash Wellness Hotel Frymburk
    1 + 1 – Purchased Hour 2. Free Hour
  • Exhibition the World under the surface (Wellness Hotel Frymburk)
    2 + 1 – When buying 2 adult tickets 1 free child ticket
  • Fitness BODY21 (vyšší Brod)
    30% discount for fitness
  • Museum of the future ARS ELECTRONICAA Center (Linz, 1 hour) By car from Lipno)
    1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person free

Restaurants, Pub

Discounts 1 + 1 free, discounts 125 CZK from the total account or a percentage discount to the renowned restaurants:

Discount 125 CZK for total spending above 1000 CZK
  • Restaurant in Hotel Star – Lipno nad Vltavou
  • Restaurant Hotel Leyla – Frymburk
  • Restaurant Penzion N. 10 – Frymburk
  • Restaurant Penzion U Church – Frymburk            
  • Hotel Výtoň Restaurant – Front end
  • Tavern “U Dwau Marye” – Český Krumlov
  • Restaurant U Méďů – Hůrka
  • Restaurant Lesovna – Sao Tome
  • Discount is valid for Max. 1 – 2 persons for total consumption from 600 CZK/24 €.
10% discount on total account
  • Restaurant & Pizzeria Milan – Lipno nad Vltavou
  • Restaurant Sunny Meadow – Lipno nad Vltavou
  • Tavern U Hastrmana-Vyšší Brod
Discount 1 + 1 FREE
  • Vyšší Brod microbrewery Jakub – Vyšší Brod
    1 + 1 beer for 2. Person for free.
  • McDonalds ® Restaurants
    1 + 1 Big MAC ™ McMenu ™ Pro 2. Person for free. Discount is only valid in selected restaurants: České Budějovice, Prague Anděl (Plzenska 4), Prague Strakonická 116, Mitrovice (motorway D3, 63 km), Tábor, Písek

Examples of other benefits

  • Bobsleigh track Lipno nad Vltavou
    5 + 1 Ride free: With purchased ticket for 5 rides, 1 ride free. You save 80 CZK.
  • Taxi Marek Lipensko
    Discount 125 CZK for taxi service when drawing services from 500 CZK or more
  • Petrol station Armex Oil – Wells, Dolní Dvořiště
    Discount 2 CZK/litre for gasoline/diesel in cash payment in euro.

 

NameDescription of the benefitLocationValidity of benefits, contact, etc.

Activities and benefits in all weathers

Hopsárium Lipno2 + 1 – for 2 hours, 3. Free HourLipno nad VltavouMore info here
Aquapark Wellness Hotel Frymburk1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeFrymburkMore info here
Salt Cave Wellness Hotel Frymburk1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeFrymburkMore info here
Bowling Wellness Hotel Frymburk1 + 1 – Purchased Hour 2. Free HourFrymburkMore info here
Squash Wellness Hotel Frymburk1 + 1 – Purchased Hour 2. Free HourFrymburkMore info here
Exhibition the world below the surface2 + 1 – When buying 2 adult tickets 1 free child ticketFrymburkMore info here
Bobsleigh track Lipno nad Vltavou6 + 1 or 10 + 2 free ridesLipno nad VltavouMore info here
Fitness BODY2130% discount for fitnessVyšší Brod 
Bowling BODY21Free Bowling for 30 minutesVyšší Brod 
Museum – Birthplace of Adalbert Stifter1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeHorní PlanáMore info here
Postal Museum1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeVyšší BrodMore info here
Museum of the future ARS Electronica Center1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeLinz (Austria)More info here
Green Belt Center, a green strip of Europe1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeWindhaag u Freistadt (Austria) 
Aquapark Badepark KaroliEntry for 3 hours for the price of 2hodinové ticketsWaldkirchen (Germany)More info here

Activities and benefits in summer

Exhibition giants of the Ice Age1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeLipno nad Vltavou 
Adventure Golf Fun Spot Lipno1 + 1 – Adventure Golf ticket for 2. Person freeLipno nad Vltavou 
Sightseeing Cruises after Lipno1 + 1 – cruise on Lipno for 2. Person free with Boat “Adalbert Stifter”Lipno nad VltavouMore info here
Sightseeing Cruises after Lipno20% discount for evening cruise with live music for Max. 6 personsLipno nad Vltavou 
Transport Frymburk – Frýdava1 + 1 Driving with Transport for 2. Person freeFrymburkMore info here
Transport Horní Planá – near Lhota1 + 1 Driving with Transport for 2. Person freeFrymburkMore info here
Ingetour Boat RentalDiscount 130 CZK When buying a trip incl. Rent a boat and transport backVyšší BrodMore info here
Canoeing trips in Šumava National ParkDiscount 125 CZK When buying a trip incl. Rent a boat and transport backNiceMore info here
Yacht Rental1 + 1 – Adventure cruise with instructor for 2. person for free or to rent a sailboat for 1 hour 2. Free HourLipno nad VltavouMore info here
Bike rental at Hotel Jenišov u Horní Planá1 + 1 – Rent a mountain/trekking bike for 2. Person freeJenišov at Horní PlanáMore info here
Historic cruise ship “Bafal”1 + 1 – cruise to “the heart of the Vltava River” and Jenišovu for 2. Person freeHorní PlanáMore info here
Sightseeing Cruises by speedboatDiscount 500 CZK when purchasing 60min cruisesDolní VltaviceMore info here
Fishing in private ponds1 + 1 – Fishing ticket for 2. Person freeČerná v PošumavíMore info here
Nature Riding Ride1 + 1 – extra hour free to purchased ride or lessons of 1 – 5 hoursFountains near Vyšší BrodMore info here
Altenfelden ZOO1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeAltenfelden (Austria)More info here
ZOO walding1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeWalding (Austria)More info here
Treetop Path Kopfing1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person freeKopfing (Austria)More info here
Ruins of the Vítkův Hrádek Castle1 + 1 – Ticket to Tower for 2. Person freeSt. ThomasMore info here
Rope Park – Adventure Park1 + 1 – Ticket for 2. Person for free or 20% discountČerná v PošumavíMore info here
Paintball – Adventure Park2 + 1 – Ticket for 3. Person freeČerná v PošumavíMore info here
Paddleboards Rental-Adventure Park20% discount on loan Paddleboardu (s) max. For 6 peopleČerná v Pošumaví 
Karting Arena Rental2 + 1 – When buying 2 rides 3. Ride FreeHorní PlanáMore info here
Golfclub Český Krumlov1 + 1 – Greenfee for 2. Person freeSvachova LhotkaMore info here
Golfclub St. OswaldBonus: 1denní Greenfee incl. Electric. Bugyny for €50  
Tennis Court Frymburk1 + 1 – to rent a court for 1 hour 2. Free HourFrymburkMore info here
Sport Rental Řezáč Frymburk1 + 1 – Rental of mountain/trekking, inline skates or scooters for 2. Person free or 10% discount on rental equipmentFrymburk (Square)More info here
Sport Rental Lipno Centrum1 + 1 – Rent a bike/scooters/inline skates for 2. Person freeLipno nad Vltavou, Frymburk, Horní Planá, new furnaceMore info here
Sport Rental Lipno Centrum1 + 1 – Rent a parasol/sun lounger/kayak for 2. Person freePublic beach in FrymburkMore info here
Sport Rental Lipno Centrum1 + 1 – Cykloservis/inline skate service for 2. Person freeLipno nad VltavouMore info here
Sport Rental Lipno Centrum10% discount on equipment rentalLipno nad Vltavou, Frymburk, Horní Planá, new furnaceMore info here
Water Lift – Wakeareál Frymburk1 + 1 – Free wakeboard/wakeskatu/water skis rental for purchased ride on the water liftFrymburkMore info here 
Kubíkova Nature Trail – Activity Park Frymburk1 + 1 – 1. The person pays the entrance fee, 2. The person has free entryFrymburkMore info here
Off Road tricycles – Activity Park Frymburk5 + 1 – When buying a five-horse card, 6. Ride FreeFrymburkMore info here 
Summer Tubing (Ride on Souls) – Activity Park Frymburk5 + 1 – When buying a five-horse card, 6. Ride FreeFrymburkMore info here
Fotbalgolf – FotbalPark Frymburk1 + 1 – playing fotbalgolfu at the same or lower value for 2. Person for free.FrymburkNew
Sumavský Everest pas1 + 1 – Sumavský Everest pas pro 2. Person freeHorní Planá 
Gastronomy, Hospitality
Star Hotel RestaurantsDiscount 125 CZK for total spending from 1000 CZKLipno nad Vltavou 
Restaurant & Pizzeria MilanDiscount 10%Lipno nad Vltavou 
Restaurant Sunny MeadowDiscount 10%Lipno nad Vltavou 
Restaurant Penzion N. 10Discount 125 CZK for total spending from 1000 CZKFrymburk 
Restaurant Hotel LeylaDiscount 125 CZK for total spending from 1000 CZKFrymburkMore info here
Restaurant Penzion U ChurchDiscount 125 CZK for total spending from 1000 CZKFrymburkMore info here
Hotel RestaurantDiscount 125 CZK for total spending from 1000 CZKFront VýtoňMore info here
Restaurant U méďů HůrkaDiscount 125 CZK for total spending from 1000 CZKHůrka at Černá v PošumavíMore info here
Tavern U HastrmanaDiscount 10%Vyšší Brod 
Restaurant Hotel Svatý TomášDiscount 125 CZK for 1-2 persons when spending from 600 CZKSt. Thomas u Vítkova HrádekMore info here
Tavern “U Dwau Maria”Discount 125 CZK for total spending from 500 CZKČeský KrumlovMore info here
McDonalds ® Restaurants1 + 1 Big MAC ™ McMenu ™ Pro 2. Person freeNo. Budejovice, Písek, Tábor, Mitrovice (D3)More info here
Vyšší Brod microbrewery Jakub1 + 1 – Beer for 2. Person freeVyšší BrodMore info here
Windy Point – Sandy beach and cocktail bar5 + 1 drink at the same or lower value for freeČerná v Pošumaví – Hawk 

Winter activities and benefits

Sport Rental Řezáč Frymburk1 + 1 Ski rental/snowboard/skis/(possible incl. Poles
and footwear)/skates for 2. Person for free.
 Frymburk (Square) 
Sport Rental Lipno Centrum1 + 1 ski/snowboard/running SET for 1 or more days for 2. Person for free. Lipno nad Vltavou, Frymburk, new furnace 
Sport Rental Lipno Centrum1 + 1 Ice skates for 1 or more days/roller skates for 2. Person for free. Lipno nad Vltavou 
Sport Rental Lipno Centrum1 + 1 downhill ski/snowboard service/skis for 2. Person for free. Lipno nad Vltavou 
Skipark Frymburk1 + 1 day or evening pass for 2. Person for free. Frymburk More info here
Skipark Frymburk – Winter Tubing (ride on Souls)5 + 1 – When buying a five-horse card, 6. Ride Free  
Ski resort Zadov1 + 1 day or evening pass for 2. Person for free. Zadov (Stachy) More info here
Ski resort Sternstein1 + 1 day pass for 2. Person for free. Sternstein (Bad Leonfelden – Austria) More info here
Ski resort Mitterdorf1 + 1 Ski pass for 3 hours for 2. Person for free. Mitterfirmiansreut-Philippsreut (Germany) More info here
Ski resort Hochficht€3 discount for one-day Skipass Klaffer (Austria) More info here
Ski rental Intersport Hochficht1 + 1 day free of charge. Rental of ski and snowboard equipment for 2 days for the price of 1 day. Ski resort Hochficht (Austria) More info here
Skis Haderer Sport Rentals1 + 1 – cross-day rental for 2. Person freeBěžkařský areal Schöneben (Austria) 
Other services and benefits
Armex Oil Pump StationDiscount 2 CZK/litre for petrol/diesel in cash payment in EUR.Wells, Dolní DvořištěMore info here

Grenzgenial New mobile App Guide

The tourist guide Grenzgenial goes with the times, and therefore, from July 2017 will be newly launched its mobile application with a better zapamatovatelným called enjoy Lipno, which you can easily download for 200 CZK in the APP store or Google Play. Thanks to the mobile “APCE” you will have all the benefits simply always at hand in your smartphone. For co-operating rooms you will get login details to “Apky” free of charge for your stay.

All essential about the new edition of the Grenzgenial Guide

  • Format – Small booklet easily fits into your pocket (during June 2017 and as a mobile application)
  • Validity of benefits to 30.6.2018 (benefits are one-off)
  • Recommended sales price 200 CZK/8 € (in selected accommodation facilities free of charge as a gift to stay!). Overview of partner rooms, where you will receive a guide for free within the accommodation/stay package here.
  • Portability: The guide is portable, you can pass it on or donate it.
  • Application of benefits – Presentation of the whole guide at the time of payment and the subsequent rapture of the completed coupon in the middle of the guide (coupon must be submitted together with a guide!)
  • Frequently asked Questions (FAQ)

www.grenzgenial.cz

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