Krčín's Route

Krčín's Route

The Regent of Rožmberk, Jakub Krčín of Jelčany and Sedlčany, (1535-1604) was well-known as a remarkable economist and great pond-builder. His unique South-Bohemian Pond System, especially the Rožmberk and Svět ponds, has brought him fame up to present times. But these are not the only traces this remarkable man has left. Many of them can be found even today within our very own Sedlčany Region. He ruled this domain for nearly a quarter of a century, settled here, established his family, maintained and expanded his property, and eventually also died here …