Hluboká nad Vltavou

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Hluboká nad Vltavou
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Country Czech Republic
Region South Bohemian
District České Budějovice
Commune České Budějovice
Municipality Hluboká nad Vltavou
River Vltava
Elevation 394 m (1,293 ft)
Coordinates 49°3′5″N 14°26′09″E / 49.05139°N 14.43583°E / 49.05139; 14.43583Coordinates: 49°3′5″N 14°26′09″E / 49.05139°N 14.43583°E / 49.05139; 14.43583
Area 91.12 km2 (35.18 sq mi)
Population 4,678
Density 51 / km2 (132 / sq mi)
Mayor Tomáš Jirsa
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 373 41
Location in the Czech Republic
Location in the Czech Republic
Wikimedia Commons: Hluboká nad Vltavou
Statistics: statnisprava.cz
Website: www.hluboka.cz

Hluboká nad Vltavou (Czech pronunciation: [ˈɦlubokaː ˈnadvl̩tavou̯]), German: Frauenberg) is a town in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic, near České Budějovice. This town was a favourite of Charles IV, who often visited when residing in České Budějovice. It has a Windsor style chateau castle known as Hluboká Castle that is open to the public. The Townshend International School has been based in the town since 1992.

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