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

the eighth stage of hiking

Bunč - Velehrad

Basic information about the trail

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

Hiking from Bunč to Velehrad …

What's ahead of us?

Starting point: Bunč

Ending point: Velehrad

Distance: 13,2 km

Estimated travel time: 3:48 hours

Difficulty: medium

Altitude: ascent 109 m, descent 377 m

Surface: paved asphalt road, forest and field paths

Critical points: none

Our tip:

What can be seen?

Archaeological, pilgrimage, technical and natural monuments.

Králův stůl

Rozhledna Modrá

Kostelík sv. Jana Křtitele

Expozice Živá voda

Centrum slováckých tradic

Archeoskanzen Modrá

Terárium Modrá

Poutní místo Velehrad

Velehrad - významné poutní místo

Where to eat and sleep?

Restaurants and accommodation along the trail.

Ranč Rovná

Pohostinství U Lenky

Myslivecká hospoda

Hotel Skanzen

Šenkovna u skanzenu

VEGA centrum

Poutní domov Stojanov

Hotel a Restaurace Mlýn

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How to get from Velehrad?

The only way to get from Velehrad is by bus, preferably to Staré Město or Uherské Hradiště, from where you can change to long-distance train and bus connections. On weekdays, the last bus from Velehrad to Staré Město or Uherské Hradiště leaves at 6.50 pm. On weekends, the last bus leaves at 18.17.


Photos from hiking.

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: