5 Sights in Kopřivnice, Czechia (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Kopřivnice, Czechia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Kopřivnice, Czechia.

List of cities in Czechia Sightseeing Tours in Kopřivnice

1. Kotouč

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Kotouč was an important archaeological site in Moravia near the town of Štramberk in the Nový Jičín district. It disappeared as a result of limestone mining. The site was also an important biological site, where the now extinct subspecies of the red-eyed butterfly Jason was found. However, it was caught in Slovakia in 1994 and artificially planted here, the only place of occurrence in the Czech Republic. Hradisko was already known in the sixties of the 19th century. It was introduced into the archaeological literature in connection with the research of the nearby Shipka cave only in 1884 by Karel Jaroslav Maška. A summary overview of the settlement of the locality was given in 1929 by Jan Knies. The first rescue excavations of the already destroyed site were carried out only in 1950 by František Prošek and Lumír Jisl, the second of them in the following year.

Wikipedia: Kotouč (Štramberk) (CS)

2. Botanická zahrada a arboretum

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The Botanical Garden and Arboretum Štramberk is a recently[when?] established natural botanical garden. It is located in the western part of the town of Štramberk. Its centre of gravity is an old limestone quarry called Dolní Kamenárka. The garden also occupies the surroundings of the quarry – scree forest and meadows. The main exhibits are calcareous and thermophilic flora typical of Štramberk. The area has a very rugged terrain and covers an area of almost 10 ha. In the quarry there are various rockeries, lakes, a stone labyrinth and also caves.

Wikipedia: Botanická zahrada a arboretum Štramberk (CS)

3. Husova lípa

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Husova lípa near Kopřivnice is a memorable tree named in honor of Master Jan Hus. It is the last tree from the original alley that lined the path from the town swimming pool towards Šostýn Castle. In 1933, near the linden tree, the Czechoslovak Tourist Club placed a sandstone memorial with the inscription Husova lípa and the symbol of the chalice. For almost 100 years, the tradition of burning the bonfire on July 6 to Hus's memory has been kept here. The tree is located on the territory of the Podbeskydí Nature Park.

Wikipedia: Husova lípa (Kopřivnice) (CS)

4. Jeskyně pouťová

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Potov á caves are located within the territory of the town of š tramberk, in the former limestone quarry of Doln í Kamenrka, which is now the Botanical Garden and š tramberk Arboretum. Speleology was discovered only in 1999. It is part of the š trambersk å krasa. At a depth of 26 meters, she was submerged in rubble and Stone, possibly a quarry worker. Even more foolish, cavemen gradually dig to the surface and discover a new space for a fourth type of glacial sand.

Wikipedia: Pouťová jeskyně (CS)

5. Šipka

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Šipka User:Miaow Miaow / Public domain

Šipka is a karst cave that is a national natural monument near Štramberk in the Nový Jičín district. The area is managed by the Nature Conservation Agency of the Czech Republic – Poodří PLA Administration. It lies at an altitude of 440 meters above sea level.

Wikipedia: Šipka (jeskyně) (CS)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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