HIKE #10: Relaxing hike passing fields, fishponds, and forests in nature park Říčanka

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Another sunny weekend in Prague = another nice hike in Prague countryside. Do you feel like walking an easy one? Then check out Říčanka nature park as we did one Saturday in June.

That day we took a short train from Masaryk railway station to the town of Běchovice and after walking through its streets we arrived at the beginning of the mentioned nature park.

Surrounded by fields full of blooming flowers, we passed picturesque ponds and enjoyed a walk along the plain…


Our goal was another village called Uhříněves (quite difficult name for non-Czech speaking people, right?). The first great place on the way was a charming pond and later the village Dubeč, where we found the park Panská zahrada with a maze, vineyard, lookout and stone remains of a medieval fortress. Nice places for a break!

Then we continued to the next pond and we missed the viewpoint, which you do not see in the photos. I forgot to take our friends there 🙂, but if you are reading this hiking report, don’t skip it. The place is called Vyhlídka Rohožník and it is a former quarry with a view of another village and its church. Don’t hesitate to send us some photos from there!

Continuing to walk, we later arrived at the 3rd and last pond with a surprising place…

Deer on our way! Right next to the pond there is a deer farm where European deer are kept. About 50 deer and roe deer live with their young, and the purpose of this place is to study the biology of animal behaviour. We saw a couple of deer from behind the fence and you can also have coffee in a small outdoor bistro.

After the stop at the deer, we continued a few more kilometers in the dense forest and enjoyed some shade and freshness.

And after the hike we decided to have lunch in one of the Czech pubs in the village of Uhříněves, from where we also took a short train back to the city center.

Check out the photos and share this post if you like it…


🠊 Hiking Path

MAP IN DETAIL – en.mapy.cz/s/goculurabu

Length 11.5 km About 3-4 hours Mixed terrain


🠊 How to Get There?

START – Praha-Běchovice střed
(train stop, train S1 from Masaryk train station)

FINISH – Praha-Uhříněves
(train stop, train S9 to Prague main station)

🠊 Weather Forecast

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Three nice fishponds and their surroundings


Little relaxation park Panská garden


Area with deers to watch

Where to stop
for a DRINK, or FOOD?

We like to stop for a beer, food, or just a coffee in places that somehow catch our interest. Have a look to our selection and check Google reviews to make sure they’re ok for you…

*Note: We don’t have any profit from listing these places here.

Photo from Google Maps

Bistro Podlesák

A small pleasant bistro that is suitable for a break. At the same time, there is a farm with deer by the bistro.

Other places…

Other places which you can give a try during this hike because they look promising in Google reviews:

Běchovický dvůr

U Dvou pupků

Švejk restaurant U Karla

Creperie Cafe 22

Photo Story

Prague is a beautiful city that is hiding a lot of unusual places. Many of them include gorgeous nature and that’s one of the reasons why we started this project – To show you the nature of Prague.

Here is our photo report from the hike…

And that’s it!

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