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Weather

The Central European continental climate consists of long, hot summers and cold, snowy winters. The best time for cycling tours is between April and October.
In the summer months it can get quite hot. May, June and September are generally good months to take advantage of the cooler, but still warm weather.

Dates 2020:


Self-guided tours:
Every day from April
to the end of October
Guided tours:

July 6-13

August 17-24
(Includes Salzburg Festival)
  Send us an email for custom guided tours in different dates.

Crowds

It must be noted that, according to the tourism calendar, the first two weeks in August are when most people go for their holidays. Generally July and August are the busiest months.
We mention this with regard to seeing cultural monuments and UNESCO protected areas with greater ease and with less people around.

Cultural Events

You might wish to adjust the times of your tour to coincide with the following festivals and cultural events:

Salzburg

Salzburger Festspiele - Salzburg Festival (July 18 - August 30, 2020) is a remarkable celebration of opera, music and theatre, ranging from youth choirs to Mozart's operas. This year's 100th festival anniversary promises a spectacular experience.
www.salzburgerfestspiele.at

Cesky Krumlov

The Five-petalled Rose Festival (June) is a historical Renaissance festival with parades of people in medieval clothes as well as music concerts.
www.ckrumlov.info/docs/en/slavnostipetilisteruze.xml

Festival of Chamber music (June) is the classical music festival with the longest tradition in Cesky Krumlov which includes ‘Music through the Ages’ where music can be heard on the tour route of Cesky Krumlov Castle.
www.ckrumlov.info/docs/en/festivalkomornihudby.xml

The International Music Festival (July–August) is the largest of Cesky Krumlov´s festivals going on since 1992 which includes music of all periods with the participation of renowned instrumentalists, singers, chamber ensembles, choirs and symphony orchestras.
www.ckrumlov.info/docs/en/mezinarodnihudebnifestival.xml

Celebrations of St.Wenceslas (September) is an autumn fair, celebration of good food and drink, theatre pieces, and concerts for St.Wenceslas Day (Czech Patron Saint)
www.ckrumlov.info/docs/en/atr512.xm

Prague

International Prague Spring Music Festival (May–June) is an international music festival featuring orchestral and theatre series, church concerts, recitals, morning concerts, chamber music and symphony orchestras.
www.festival.cz

Khamoro (May-June) is a Roma festival which strives to show the richness of Roma culture and traditions as an integral part of Czech, European and world culture.
www.khamoro.cz

Prague Food Festival (May)

United Islands (May-June) bring rock, pop, indie, electro, world, folk & jazz music.

Bohemia Jazz Fest (July)

Prague Autumn (September-October) international music festival closes the season.
www.strunypodzimu.cz

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