Pravcicka Gate & Bastei - Winter Hike

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Bastei Bridge

Climb to the Pravcika Gate in winter! No crowds, no busy trails. Just you and mother nature. Combine it with the Bastei bridge in a real winter hiking tour.

Available from November to March on Fri, Sat and Sundays only due to winter opening hours of the Pravcicka Gate.

Off-season hike giving you unique opportunity to see the Pravcicka Gate and the Bastei bridge without summer crowds. Experience long distance scenic views in winter atmosphere full of chill and peace.

Maybe you're wondering what to do in Prague in winter after you've seen the famous Christmas markets ? So take a day trip to Bohemian and Saxon Switzerland, two national parks where you can see two main gihglights during just one day. And it's perfectly doable in winter with no need of special gear or a fear of too cold weather. Take the step and we'll be delighted to show you the most protected trails where rock formations and enchanted forest creates divine scenery. While snow is subject to weather, we can promise you the Pravcicka Gate is still open and waiting for your photos and to offer you scenic views. Visit the biggest sandstone arch in Europe and iconic site of the Bohemian Switzerland.

Of course we know how to treat you well so a traditional part of our tours - a great á la carte lunch in a local restaurant is included in your tour :) You can have anything from the menu and of course there will be time for a cup of hot coffee or tea. When you feel it's time to continue we will show you the second part of the trip - the Bastei bridge.

Bastei is the most popular nature site in the whole Germany (!). That always means a lots of people but in winter, you can have these jaw-dropping ruins almost for yourself with very few visitors around. So take your chance and walk on the first tourist bridge ever built in Europe and watch the sandstone mountains all around arising from the ground. If you're lucky enough with the weather you can even get some winter sunset pictures :)

This tour from Prague is well-balanced and is a great choice when you're looking for some snow (and there is none in Prague). Chances are the Bohemian - Saxon Switzerland will welcome you with snow-capped sandstone mountains waiting just for you.


Pravcicka Gate
Bastei bridge and Neurathen keep ruins
Chance of winter sunset scenery
Rich & tasty lunch at a local restaurant
A local guide for the whole day

Tour details

Snow is subject to weather
Winter hiking tour
Two main highlights
7 miles (10 KM) hike
Your passport is required for the tour

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Free cancellation up to 24 hours before start of the tour. Reserve your seat today and stay flexible with your travel plans.

Pravcicka Gate | Northern Hikes - Czech tours
Pravcicka Gate
Winter Scenery | Northern Hikes - Czech tours
Winter Scenery
168 €/ person


  • Prague door to door service
  • English speaking, first aid trained professional guide
  • Lunch in the national park (main course and drink), vegetarian meal available
  • Hot tea or wine from thermos flask
  • Pravcicka Gate site visit
  • Bastei bridge (Germany) visit
  • FREE snack pack & water for the day
  • Comfortable modern van with A/C and FREE Wi-Fi
  • FREE Taxi service if you stay outside Prague city center
  • Winter gear to rent for FREE

Tour Calendar

January 2022
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Northern Hikes offers two types of discounts for our guests:

Children up to 12 years old receive 30 % discount.

Larger groups of 7 and 8 guests are eligible for two types of bonification.

  • Groups of 7 will receive 1 free seat on the tour. So you can travel in 8 people and pay for 7 only. Also the tour will automatically switch to a private tour.

  • Groups of 8 will pay for 7 people only. This means you get 1 seat for free. Also the tour will switch to a private one.

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