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Porta Bohemica – the gateway of Bohemia

The river Elbe has created a canyon valley where the river enters the Czech Central Mountains.

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This place is called the gateway of Bohemia – Porta Bohemica and can be found 3kms down stream away from Litoměřice. The river banks at this 4kms long section are lined with rocky hillsides. The river Elbe has created a spectacular landscape with deep river valley. The right river bank offers lovely views from tops of the hills such as Kalvárie (245mts above sea lvl), Hrádek (269mts above sea lvl), Malá Vendula (239mts above sea lvl). The left river bank offers views from top of the hill Dobrý (311mts above sea lvl) and from the Miller’s stone lookout (Mlynářův kámen). An unforgettable view of Porta Bohemica is provided by the cruise ship Porta Bohemica I., during the season sailing regularly from Litoměřice, Lovosice and Velké Žernoseky. The neighbourhood of Porta Bohemica is a home of spacious vineyards with cultivation of „žernosecké“ vine that belongs to the highest quality vines in the Czech republic.

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Porta Bohemica – the Gateway of Bohemia

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