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The Pilgrimage Church of St. John of Nepomuk at Zelena Hora

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Uniquely designed

This church sits atop a hill in a very peaceful region. It was under restoration when we visited... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
DougChan
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Singapore, Singapore
Unusual architecture in UNESCO church

Well off the beaten path, this architectural gem was constructed in the early 18th century to honor... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
David M
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9 Dec 2018
“Uniquely designed”
18 May 2017
“Unusual architecture in UNESCO church”
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

This church sits atop a hill in a very peaceful region. It was under restoration when we visited, but could still explore the church. I didn't see any signs banning drones, so bring one if you want a birds eye view of the complex.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DougChan
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Well off the beaten path, this architectural gem was constructed in the early 18th century to honor Jan Nepomuk, a key figure in Czech religious and national history. The statues you see of Nepomuk throughout the Czech lands typically show him with five stars around...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank David M
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Nepomuk Church is a unique site due to its interesting ultra symmetric architecture. It´s very minimalistic despite been built in a barocco style which was known for the difficult ornamentations. Photos of this place taken from the aerial view are very famous. However we were...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank David K
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

ザーザヴォウの駅から2Aのバスで行きました。荷物は駅の預かり所で預けられます。 中の見学時間は決まっており、時間になるとドアの前に集まっている人で中に入って説明を聞けます。 帰りのバスの時間に注意が必要です。 それでもその独特の作りと雰囲気は、一見の価値ありです。 I went to here by 2A Bus from Sazavou station.There are bagage room in station. touring time is fix. I waited in front of door. and I could hear explanation about this place. Attention is needed time of the return bus.....More

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Reviewed 22 October 2013

After stoping at parking place near monastery you will have to take 0,5 km walk to this church. Even the walk itself is awesome you will pass very nice lake, and than take a steps right to the church. From the hill you can see...More

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank stanislavholis
Reviewed 22 May 2013

As you drive through the urban town of Zdar you have no idea of what you will suddenly see at the end of a street of houses. I arrived on clear crisp Sunday morning and the first sighting takes your breath away. You have the...More

Date of experience: May 2013
Thank TonyPrague
Reviewed 17 March 2010

You can find a car park at the Monastary, in Zdar, from wich you can walk over the bridge with statues and reach in ten minutes the church of St. John of Nepomuk at Zelena Hora, wich is really on a green mountain. The church...More

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