Velke Losiny trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Build your own package

+ Add destination
2 adults
- +
- +
- +
Trip Planner Europe  /  Czech Republic  /  Moravia  /  Olomouc Region  /  Velke Losiny

Velke Losiny

Thermal Spas · Specialty Museums · Castles
Velké Losiny is a village and municipality in Šumperk District in the Olomouc Region of the Czech Republic. It covers an area of 46.5km2, and has a population of 2,832 and lies approximately 10km north-east of Šumperk, 52km north of Olomouc, and 188km east of Prague. Its most popular tourist sites are the château, the spa and the handmade paper mill, the oldest in Europe.The châteauBuilt from 1581-1589 on the site of an earlier Gothic fortress by Jan the Younger of Žerotín, the château and its estates remained in the possession of the ancient Moravian dynasty of Žerotín for more than 300 years. The château consists of three wings overlooking the courtyard with three floors of arcade galleries and is crowned by a narrow octagonal tower. Although Jan was infamous for his ruthlessness towards his subjects, bullying them into working using methods that were exceptionally cruel even for those days, his descendant Přemek II was worse; in 1662 he had the three ringleaders of a peasant rebellion beheaded. At the turn of the 18th century the Renaissance buildings were extended with a further three, also arcaded, Barroque-style wings, to which were added a Baroque-style garden featuring romantic little structures and statues.At the end of the 18th century the Žerotíns fell into debt and began selling their estates. In 1802 they had to sell the family seat in Velké Losiny to the Princely Family of Liechtenstein, in whose possession it remained until 1945.
Find what you're looking for from your Velke Losiny holiday, by planning the whole thing with us using our handy Czech Republic tour itinerary maker site.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
  • Build a trip
    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it
    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package
    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!
    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Places to visit with Velke Losiny

BrnoTrip planner BEST FOR: Religious Site, Castle, Landmark OstravaTrip planner BEST FOR: Observation Deck, Zoo, Room Escape Game LedniceTrip planner BEST FOR: Castle, Architectural Building, Room Escape Game OlomoucTrip planner BEST FOR: Church, Monument, Landmark MikulovTrip planner BEST FOR: Landmark, Castle, Outdoor Activity