Brewery Tours

Come and see how long tradition is effortlessly combined with modern technology, giving rise to the delicious taste of the world-famous and original premium lager Budweiser Budvar

Enveloped in the aroma of Moravian malt and Žatec hops, you will have an opportunity to dabble in the secrets of production of the lager Budweiser Budvar. You will see how, using top-quality domestic raw ingredients, own water drawn from wells over 300 metres deep and first-class brewer's yeast, beer is made with its characteristic delicious taste, a pleasant aroma of hops and a touch of bitterness, the quality of which is appreciated by customers almost all over the world. 

You can then taste our diligently brewed beer drafted only for you from brewery tanks in extensive cool lager cellars, where Budweiser Budvar ripens before it finds its way to the customers.

Multimedia exposition

Important notification

As of 8th April 2013, the multimedia exposition will be closed to visitors due to some reconstruction works. These works will not affect the brewery tours, which will continue to take place without restrictions. You will be informed about the re-start of the multimedia exposition here.

Information on tours in the Budějovický Budvar brewery:

Opening hours:

High-season - 1.3.-31.12.
Monday – Sunday:- 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Off-season - 1.1.-28.2.
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday – Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED

Entry Conditions: Max. 50, min. 5 participants
Visit Time: cca 60 minutes
Price in Czech language: 120,- CZK/person
Price in foreign language: 120,- CZK/person
Discount 50%: childern under 18, students / ISIC card required
  • Regular tours without reservation in Czech, English and German are conducted at 2 pm every working day, and from April till November also on weekends
  • Tours are also possible in Russian, French, Spanish and Italian, subject to prior reservation
  • An excursion lasts approximately 60 minutes; the group should have between 5 and 50 persons
  • A 50% discount is given to children aged under 18 and to students who present the ISIC card
  • The price of a tour outside the opening hours is CZK 180
  • The tour also includes the tasting of Budweiser Budvar lager in the lager cellar itself (only for visitors aged over 18)
  • You can also enjoy the pleasant atmosphere of our restaurant, including a selection from our group menus in the Budvar Beer House – directly in the brewery
  • You can order a tour of the brewery online at
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  • You can also visit the brewery on a virtual tour. 360° virtual tour of the brewery is available here.

Contact and tour reservation: 

Visitors' Centre and souvenir shop of Budějovický Budvar

K. Světlé 512/4, 370 04 České Budějovice

Tel.: +420 387 705 347 
Fax: +420 387 313 325

Email: exkurse(zavináč)