Turnov is a city located in the north of the Czech Republic and is located on the banks of the Jizera River, in the southern part of the Liberec Region.
This city occupies a central position in the Czech Paradise national reserve and it can be said that it serves as a kind of capital of this reserve, thus attracting a large number of tourists.
Turnov is known for its long history of garnet processing and glassware production. The city has a large local history museum, which even won a competition among European museums.
You can also find 3 galleries, 6 churches and one synagogue here.
The small historic center of the city, built in the style of Gothic urbanism, is adjacent to the picturesque green surroundings and large parks, creating a harmonious combination of city life and nature.
The region itself is also known for its rich heritage in the form of castles, palaces and beautiful rural architecture. The city is also an important transport hub for rail and road traffic.