Brno offers lots of opportunities to relax on green lawns surrounded by trees. The city’s public transportation makes it easy to visit parks and even forests.
Brno’s numerous parks invite people to take a stroll, enjoy some sports, or have a picnic. The following list is far from complete, but it contains most of the parks that are worth visiting and located close to the city centre. The Brno reservoir provides many ways to relax, and there’s even a deer park in Brno where you can see wild animals. If you feel like taking a longer trip, there are several locations on the outskirts of Brno to choose from, some of which are major paleontological sites or ecologically important areas.
Discover the places where you can relax and escape the hustle and bustle of the city.
Parts of tour
Denis Gardens (Denisovy sady)
A park with a beautiful view of Brno and its surroundings
A large park located on the hill under the castle of the same name
Open Gardens (Otevřená zahrada)
An educational garden and ecological construction trends
Cow Hill (Kraví hora)
A large park with an amazing view of Brno
Lužánky is Brno’s largest park – and its oldest, too
A public park located where a city cemetery used to be
Botanical Garden of the Faculty of Science of Masaryk University
Located close to the city centre, the garden is open to public year-round.
Oasis of tranquillity and relaxation on “Academic Square”
Botanical Garden and Arboretum of Mendel University
An educational facility located in Černá Pole
An ideal place for sports, relaxation, and recreation
Stránská Rock (Stránská skála)
A rock formation towering between Slatina and Líšeň municipalities
Mariánské valley (Mariánské údolí)
Woods and water reservoirs located at the eastern edge of Brno
Terraces with a breath-taking view of Brno from the north-east
Holedná Forest Enclosure
Forest park with wild boar, fallow deer, and mouflons
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