Thanks to its rich history and beautiful landscape around, this place is very attractive for tourists. Here you can visit a monastery of the Cistercians, Postal Museum, St. Bartholomew's Church or place of worship Maria Rast am Stein. Both water sportsmen and cyclists can find here what they look for. The waterway Vyšší Brod - Boršov nad Vltavou is the most frequented waterway in the Czech Republic. For the cyclists, in Vyšší Brod starts a bike path of the Šumava mountain range running along the left bank of the Vltava River trough Čertova stěna to the dam of the Lipno Reservoir.