Cyril and Methodius Route – Cultural Route of the Council of Europe


Bučovice - Rousínov

Basic information about the trail

Recommended length of one-day stages including accommodation at the end destinations.

The trail leads through the Lutršték pilgrimage site to the town of Bučovice, where there is a Marian church and Bučovice Castle with a castle garden.

What's ahead of us?

Our tip:

There is no accommodation in Rousínov. We recommend using public transport to Olšany, where you can stay. On the second day, from the tourist signpost Olšany – odb., bus you can continue along the green hiking trail 3.5 km to the signpost Kalečník – rozc., where we will follow the marked trail of the Cyril and Methodius Route from Rousínov to Křtiny.

What can be seen?

Archaeological, pilgrimage, technical and natural monuments.

Trails in Czechia

Church of Saints Cyril and Methodius

Church of St. Mary Magdalene

Where to eat and sleep?

Restaurants and accommodation along the trail.

Apartments at Slavotinek

Olšany Farm s.r.o.

Accommodation Udens Tornis

At the Red Beech

Why walk the trails of the Cyril and Methodius Route?

The long-distance trails of the Cyril and Methodius Route invite you to pilgrimage sites and archaeological sites that have contributed significantly to the development of Slavic culture. They are signposted in both directions and encourage wandering without borders, not only state borders.

What can be obtained?

Perhaps everyone likes to bring back something from hiking, be it various tourist and souvenir items. If you will be hiking the Cyril and Methodius Route, we have prepared the following printed materials to motivate you to hike the trail: