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Orea Resort Devět Skal

Cycling routes

The undulating landscape with a variety of exciting cultural and natural targets a clean natural environment of region offers very good conditions for cycling. There are 160 km of marked routes that linked both to the existing road network with an asphalt surface, and the local road leading very busy and scenic Zdarske Hills.

 

Mountain bike rental at the hotel is open every day during the summer season. Bicycles can be rented on an hourly basis or the whole day.

 

THE FRYŠÁVKA VALLEY

Characteristics: The short bike trip suitable for the families with children

Route: Jimramov – Líšná – Sněžné – Krátká – Kadov – Přední Koníkov – Míchov – Jimramovské Pavlovivce – Jimramov

Length: 17,5 km

Difficulty: moderately difficult

 

SPRINGS AND DEEP FOREST

Characteristics: Family bike trip in the main part of Zdarske Hills

Route: Tři Studně – Stříbrná studánka – Herálec – Křižánky – Plaňkovka – Milovy – Blatky – Kadov – Fryšava – Tři Studně

Length: 34,5 km

Difficulty: medium difficult

 

VIEWS OF REGION

Characteristics: Demanding trip (in terms of terrain profile) with wonderful views

Route: Sněžné – Kuklík – Odranec – Věcov – Míchov – Jimramovské Pavlovice – Jimramov – Javorek – Daňkovice – Buchtův Kopec – Kučerův mlýn – Březiny – Milovy – Samotín – Krátká – Sněžné

Length: 40,3 km

Difficulty: difficult

 

SINGLETRACKS

In September 2014, were opened to the public specialized mountain bike trails – singletrack. They are located in the forest Ochoza. You will find routes of various difficulty levels – technically easy, fun and safe routes for children or handicapped trails that are passable in a wheelchair.
Simultaneously there are also very challenging trails for experienced bikers, that its difficulty based on current trends, the construction of tracks in the World Cup mountain bike.

 

Source: all the pictures and annotations come from www.nmnm.eu

Animation programs

Orea Hotels & Resorts – your family holiday in the Czech Republic

Your children won’t get bored with us. There is plenty of entertainment for them. We have prepared a lot of creative games and tasks for them in our Children’s Club. And we have thought of adults as well. There are sports activities and competitions for them. What you choose only depends on you and your children.

 

In winter (25. 12. 2018 – 31. 3. 2019) and summer (1. 7. – 1. 9. 2019) the Children’s Club is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

 

During spring and autumn it is open on certain Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m., Saturdays from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and then between 3 and 6 p.m. The evening programme starting at 7 p.m. features Disco Games with Eliška the fox.

 

The up-to-date programme can be found at hotel reception.

 

We are looking forward to seeing you.

 

Yours, Czech Animation Team and the Orea Resort Devět Skal.

Sport and relax

For sports and free-time activities you can use the multi-purpose sports ground, which is situated within the resort. You can also play table tennis or billiards.

 

MINI-GOLF

Mini-golf is located right next to the hotel. It is operated throughout the whole summer.

 

BILLIARD

The billiard table is located at the back of the reception. Cues and balls are free to borrow at the reception, where you also make a reservation. Billiards is open 24/7.

 

TABLE TENNIS

Table tennis is available in one of our lounges. Rackets and balls are free to borrow at the reception. The table is available 24/7. You can make a reservation at the reception.

 

HIKING AND BIKING

There are various hiking and biking trails in the vicinity of the hotel and you can rent mountain bikes for a fee at the reception. Mountain bike rental at the hotel is open every day during the summer season. Trekking poles are an essential tool for hiking. Hotel guests can rent them for a fee at the hotel reception.

 

SKIING

In winter you can use machine-groomed trails for cross-country skiing and smaller downhill slopes (in Nový Jimramov, the nearest is in Svratka, about 6 km, and there is a chair lift in Nové Město na Moravě).

 

 

Reservations:
Hotel reception
Tel.: +420 566 585 111
Email: 9skal@orea.cz

Tourist tips

Get to know the vicinity of the resort, which is situated in the beautiful area of Ždárské vrchy (Žďár Hills). Climb to the top of Devět skal (Nine Rocks) or visit Pernštejn Castle. Another magic place is St. John Nepomuk Pilgrimage Church on Zelená hora.

 

DEVĚT SKAL

It is the highest peak in Zdar Peaks (Zdarske vrchy) with the range of peak rocks close to the Milovsky pond. Devet Skal is a protected natural formation with limited mountaineering activity.

 

JAPANESE GARDEN IN SNĚŽNÉ

The Japanese Garden was established in 1996 by Mr Šimon and covers an area of about 70 x 80 m. The Japanese style contrasts nicely with the landscape of the Highlands. The distance from the hotel is about 4 km.

 

GALLERY IN SNĚŽNÉ

An art gallery dedicated to the artists of the Czech-Moravian Highlands (app 4 km from the hotel).

 

MALÍNSKÁ SKÁLA (MALÍN ROCK), ČTYŘI PALICE (THE FOUR ROCKS), MILOVSKÉ PERNIČKY, BÍLÁ SKÁLA (THE WHITE ROCK), ČERNÁ SKÁLA (THE BLACK ROCK), DRÁTENICKÁ SKÁLA, LISOVSKÁ SKÁLA

These are the other peaks of Žďárské Vrchy and are gneissic rock formations, some of them are suitable for climbing. All rocks are accessible through marked tourist routes with the starting point at Milovská Restaurant. The trail-head with a map is located by the bus stop.

 

THE CONSERVATION AREA OF THE VILLAGE OF KRÁTKÁ

Ves was established in 1727 when the area prospered thanks to the exploitation of iron ore. It is a collection of rural buildings which is among the most valuable treasures of vernacular architecture. Distance from the hotel is about 6 km.

There’s a built short undemanding nature trail with fifteen stops. All the buildings are still inhabited and all objects are used. The village has 24 permanent residents and further extend, so the new construction does not interfere with the original character of the village.

MICHAL OLŠIAK’S STATUES

The statues are located in Žďár nad Sázavou and surrounding villages: Hamry nad Sázavou, Obyčtov, Poděšín, Polnička, Račín, Škrdlovice, Tři Studně. These are concrete or sandstone statues larger than life, which are sensitively integrated into the landscape. The closest statues are in Výr by Tři Studně (app 9 km) and Hraniční kámen by the Pilská reservoir in Ždár nad Sázavou (app 25 km from the hotel) with the statues of the Eagle and Lion.

 

ZELENÁ HORA (GREEN MOUNTAIN)

The Pilgrim Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelena hora (Green Hill) was built between 1719 and 1722 according to the plans of Jan Blažej Santini Aichl from the initiative of Vaclav Vejmluva, a significant abbot of the Cistercian monastery. The church is one of the supreme pieces of Baroque Gothic in Europe. The pilgrimage site was added to UNESCO Heritage List in 1994. The Pilgrim Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelena hora was returned to the property of the church – The Roman Catholic Parish of Zdar nad Sazavou II in August 2014, after a long period of 50 years.

 

CASTLE PERNŠTEJN

Exceptionally well-preserved medieval castle was the base of the Lords of Pernštejn.

 

HORÁCKÁ GALLERY

The Horácká Gallery in Nové Město na Moravě resides in a former renaissance chateaux on Vrastilav Square, which was built at the end of the 16th century by Vilém Dubský of Třebomyslice. The chateaux building was damaged and repaired several times during the subsequent centuries, and its current neo-renaissance appearance dates back to 1874.

The Horácká (Highland) Gallery was founded in April 1964. The first exhibition spaces were located on the second floor of today’s Town Hall, the permanent exhibition was installed in two halls of the Nové Město chateaux. In 1972 the Gallery gained the entire chateaux premises for its purpose. Today, the significance of the Horácká Gallery exceeds the borders of the Highland region.

The Gallery focuses on documenting the work of the most significant artist of the Highland region within the context of other Czech art. Extensive collections from the legacy of artists such as Jan Lauda, Josef Mařatka, Vincenc Makovský, Ladislav Martínek, Karel Pokorný and Jan Štursa were bequeathed or donated to the Gallery. The collection includes factory glass from the 1960s and 1970s, made in the famous Škrdlovice Glassworks near Žďář nad Sázavou.

 

THE NEW GENERATION MUSEUM

The monastery’s history began to be written as far back as the mid-1200 when Cistercian monks founded a monastery in the deep woods of Žďár.

 

THE HELL ČERTOVINA

Unique project Hell grew in the forests of Čertovina near Hlinsko.

 

GIANT RAILWAY MODEL WITH THE MOTIVES OF THE VYSOČINA REGION

Žďár nad Sázavou – Cultural Centre – You can see famous railway stations, bridges, viaducts and cultural attractions. The exposition also includes model-maker’s shop.

OPENING HOURS

Saturday, Sunday: 10:00-17:00

July, August:
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday: 10:00-17:00

CONTACT

Telephone: 603 742 409
E-mail: info@mkzdar.cz

Skiing

We have prepared some information for you about the possibilities of cross-country and down-hill skiing within 25 kilometres of the Orea Resort Devět Skal.
 

Downhill skiing

In the vicinity of the Orea Resort Devět Skal you can go skiing in the Jimramov Ski Area (about 11 kilometres away) and in the Svratka Ski Area (about six kilometres away). In the Jimramov Ski Area you can use a 600-metre slope with an altitude difference of 90 metres. The slope in the Svratka Ski Area will satisfy children, beginners as well as advanced skiers. The altitude difference is 82 metres and the slope is 400 metres long.

 

Cross-country skiing

There are opportunities for cross-country skiers, too. There is a cross-country skiing track near Nové Město na Moravě, which consists of two sections: the first one, U Medinu, is 2.2km long and the following section, around Brožkův vrch, is 1.8km long. The track is groomed for both classic style and skate skiing. The other cross-country skiing trails are groomed once or twice a week, especially before weekends, but only for classic style.

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