- Wheelchair accessibility: No
Till 1357 it was a royal castle which then changed owners. In 1514 the estate was bought by Christopher Švamberk who owned also Zvíkov Castle.
The town was founded by Přemysl Otakar II . On site Pisek castle and church participated the same building works as on Zvíkov.
Center of the region is the town Pisek (www.pisek.eu) with the oldest surviving bridge in the Czech Republic. There is the museum of Prácheň in the areas of early Gothic royal castle houses (www.prachenskemuzeum.cz). In neighboring malt house was recently renovated cultural space with a focus on children and adults alike (www.sladovna.cz).