Dolní Bečva

Add to Bucket ListAdded!

Quick Summary

Location
49°27'56"N
018°12'28"E
Country
 Czech Republic
Categories
  • Check Me Please
Rating
Take me there!

Description

Dolní Bečva is a municipality and village in Vsetín District in the Zlín Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 1,900 inhabitants.

Geography

Located along road E442 between Rožnov pod Radhoštěm and Prostřední Bečva, the municipality is nestled in a valley of the Beskid Mountains. It lies on the Bečva River. The municipality is at the base of Radhošť mountain, its peak lies at the municipality's border.

Sights

Dolní Bečva is a popular summertime destination for athletes and nature enthusiasts, who visit the municipality to go hiking, bicycle riding, fishing, or mushrooming. In the centre of Dolní Bečva is the Church of Saint Anthony of Padua, built in 1906. On Radhošť there are located a chapel dedicated to Saints Cyril and Methodius, and the famous Radegast sculpture by Albin Polasek (the original from 1929 was replaced with a copy in 1998).

Twin towns – sister cities

Dolní Bečva is twinned with: Kamenec pod Vtáčnikom, Slovakia
This dGuide uses material from the Wikipedia,
released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Rating

Overall Rating
Please comment your rating:

Please log in to rate this dGuide!