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Špindlerův Mlýn

Mountain town and one of the most important recreation centre in Giant mountains. It is situated in the valley of Labe near the junction with Dolský brook. It has originated 100 years ago as mining and lumber village. In 19th century Špindlerův mlýn started to be an important recreation centre. The biggest development came after the First Word War. In this time there were built a lot of hotels and pensions. To the town ranks the biggest ski centre St. Peter. Two funiculars go from the town to the tops of mountains Medvědín and Přední Planina (Pláň). A lot of ski tows, downhill courses and cross-country skiing lines offer ideal conditions for lowers of winter sports.

Infocentre - Svatopetrská 173, 543 51 Špindlerův Mlýn tel.: +420-499 523 656, fax: +420-499 523 818 e-mail:

Infocentre KRNAP - tel.: +420-499 493 228, fax: +420-499 493 369

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Centre of town
Špindlerův Mlýn in winterŠpindlerův Mlýn in winter
Town in winter
Špindlerův Mlýn from MedvědínŠpindlerův Mlýn from Medvědín
Sight from Medvědín
Sight from Přední PlaninaSight from Přední Planina
Ski-centre Svatý Petr
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Špindlerův Mlýn in winter
River Bílé Labe near Špindlerův MlýnRiver Bílé Labe near Špindlerův Mlýn
River Bílé Labe near Špindlerův Mlýn