Jan Becher Muzeum, Karlovy Vary

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Taste the most famous Czech herbal liqueur and find out more about its history at Jan Becher Muzeum. In 1807, Jan Becher put together a secret recipe for the bittersweet liqueur, which is made from Karlsbad water and a mixture of local herbs and spices. Guided tours include a visit to the distillery and original cellars, time to view historical objects associated with the liqueur, and a tasting of Becherovka. See the Becher pipeline that connected the individual cellars, ancient barrels, and period bottles adorned with labels that have yellowed with age. Make Jan Becher Muzeum a centerpiece of your Karlovy Vary vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Karlovy Vary trip builder.
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  • I just love this drink, it is useful and gives a good mood)) In this museum you can learn a lot of interesting things about a wonderful drink and its author. In the store I bought some more types of B...  more »
  • A cool experience if you are visiting Karlovy Vary Also check out the restaurant located in the wine cellar  more »
  • I recommend booking in advance, if you want to explore in the Czech language. We took part in the German, we recorded audio tour, and it wasn't bad, just missed the contact with the Guide. The Lady tour guide but was very helpful and answered all questions and offer other attractions at a time when German tourists viewed the Museum's.
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  • Cute, aromatic, tasting provided, a fun and easy to follow documentary to watch at the end. Really small though. Definitely worth a visit.
  • Was very nice but unfortunately a bit short. The leadership itself has lasted only 15 minutes. You could see some things in the connection independently. Then was the tasting of 3 products, during a short film. It is interesting in any case and at a price of 120 crowns (about 5 euros), you can not complain.
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  • Beautiful exposure and is waiting for you at the end of the tasting;-)
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