Hotels in Benešov

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If you're thinking of visiting Benešov, you will be happy to know there is plenty of culture to enjoy. As the largest district in the Czech Republic, a weekend in Benešov may not be enough to see all of the major attractions. The Baroque monastery complex is the focal point of this district, built by the famous architect Alliprandi. Tourism in Benešov begins with a trip to the related museum in the Small Square, which is in the middle of the district. There are also ruins of the Minorite monastery in this area, with bell towers and the Gothic church of St. Nicholas and Jewish cemetery. Not surprisingly, the sights include many different kinds of architecture, including the Konopiste Castle, famous for being rebuilt and refurnished by the Archduke Franz Ferdinand d'Este. Other things to do include visiting the Jemniste Castle as well as shopping at the various museum and castle gift shops.