Our tips for active holiday
You can breathe the sweet mountain air of the Šumava with following activities
Electric mountain bikes
Rent Electric Mountain Bikes directly from us and discover Sumava National Park without having muscule ache next day.
You can find numerous trails for hiking, nordic walking and running around the cottages as well as in the wider vicinity. Check the local hiking and biking maps. You would enjoy beautiful nature and find plenty of mushrooms.
Cottages are located directly on Otava biking trail which leads from Modrava village to Susice and further inland through Bohemian towns Horazdovice, Strakonice and Tabor. You would find further connecting biking trails all across Sumava mountains.
In line skating
Part of Otava biking trail around Susice along Otava river is also used for in line skating.
Fishing, canoeing, kayaking and rafting
Otava river provides good opportunities for fly fishing, conoeing, kayaking and rafting. You can rent canoes and kayaks alongside the river or in Susice.
In the hot days you can cool yourself in a small natural swimming pool “Capovna” where water is pumped from the river Otava. It is located only 200m from the cottages. Nearby kiosk serves good beer, moldly pickled cheese and pickled sausages.
A new swimming pool with wellness facilities is being built in Susice and is scheduled to open in autumn 2013.
Another swimming possibilities are Aquapark Horazdovice (25 km), Erlebnissbad Zwiesel (42km), Osserbad Lam (50 Km).
The best view on the world is from a horse back. You can experience that in Divisov near Susice or Jiricna horse riding school. Both are about 5 minutes drive from the cottages.
Very nice championships 18 hole golf course is in Zwiesel (40 km). Golfpark Oberzwieselau has a friendly atmosphere and good cuisine too. We can join you as well.
Ski lifts are in nearby Harmanice and Kasperske Hory. These are good places for beginners or kids. For more experienced skiers there is Spicak in Zelezna Ruda or Arber on German side of Sumava. Arber is traditional venue of skiing World Cup or European Cup.
Cross Country skiing
Sumava is famous for its extensive network of cross country skiing trails. closest trails are within 10 minutes drive from the cotttages.
There is ice skating stadium in Susice where the ice is available for public from autumn to spring.
Every Tueasdy and Thursday evening fitness lessons are being held in gym in our Nebespán café & apartments in nearby Kasperske Hory. On Tuesdays pilates and on Thursdays Zumba dancing. Everybody is welcomed.