Svitavy is conveniently located for transport. The surrounding regional towns of Olomouc, Pardubice, Hradec Králové and Brno are within an hour’s drive, while Svitavy can be reached by train from Prague or Ostrava in about 2 hours.

If you are looking for experiences in Svitavy and its surroundings and you have a smart phone, we recommend you check out GEOFUN, the new generation of geolocation games. With the help of stories in which you will be guided by Oskar Schindler himself, you will get to know Svitavy in a not-so-traditional way!

The town of Svitavy together with Polička and Litomyšl form a triangle of attractive historical towns, which offer a rich tourist and cultural offer. Together with Vysoké Mýto, they form the territory of the tourist area Bohemian-Moravian Borderland

This area can be explored not only by car, but also on bicycles. Here is a wide range of bike tours from Svitavy. More tips for trips in the Bohemian-Moravian border region can be found here.

Tourist destinations in the vicinity of the town (within 20 minutes by car):

Tourist destinations in the more distant surroundings of the town (within 1 hour by car):