This famous place lies about 20 km far from Brno and is well–known for the Battle of Tree Emperors in 1805 and staying of Napoleon after the battle, as well as for its baroque chateau with nice park. Main attraction of the chateau is an oval grand hall with magnificent fresco decoration, picture gallery with one of the oldest collections of paintings in Czech Republic from the 17th century and an exhibition devoted to the battle in 1805.The town still has a preserved baroque church, several Renaissance and baroque burgher´s houses and a town hall dating from the end of the 16th century.
Slavkov (Austerlitz) - in the following itineraries:
Brno - Lednice/Valtice - Mikulov - Macocha - Slavkov (Austerlitz) - Telč - Prague
Brno - Vienna - Buchlov/Buchlovice - Slavkov (Austerlitz) - Luhačovice - Strážnice
Brno and it´s surroundings - Vienna - Budapest - Prague
Spring in Moravia
Itinerary III - The wine-growing regions of Znojmo, Mikulov, Kyjov and Podluží