Basic information

Radnice květen
Tanvald is a natural center of life in the area of the Jizera Mountains and the Giant Mountains. It is also a tourist center of the eastern tip of the Jizera Mountains, where hundreds of domestic and foreign visitors come throughout the year. Due to the mountain environment, hiking, cycling and skiing are the most popular.

On 1 January 2003, Tanvald became a city with an office with extended powers, the so-called Municipality III, as part of the public administration reform. The territorial district of the Tanvald Municipal Office includes the following municipalities:  Albrechtice v Jizerských horách, Desná, Harrachov , Jiřetín pod Bukovou , Kořenov , Plavy , Smržovka , Tanvald , Velké Hamry  a Zlatá Olešnice .

Tanvald location on the map of Czech Republic: - location of Tanvald city, an image opens in a new window

Basic data
Distric:Jablonec nad Nisou (Jablonec on Nisa)
ZIP code:468 41
Actual population as of 1. 1. 2021

6 271

Town's area:
Area of the part Tanvald
Area of the part Šumburk nad Desnou
7,92 km2

4,54 km2
12,46 km2
Rivers:Kamenice, Desná
  • E 65 - 1st class street Praha-Harrachov
  • 1/10 - 1st class street Jablonec-Liberec
  • line 036 - Železný Brod-Tanvald-Jablonec-Liberec
  • line 035 - Tanvald-Kořenov-Harrachov
  • direct trains to Prague
Climate conditions:Short summer, long and heavy winter
Data about the sea levels:
Town Center
Town Hall
town part Český Šumburk
Šumburk cemetery
town part Světlá
Small ("Malý") Špičák
450 - 460 m
505 m
610 m
570 m
690 m
675 m
831 m
565 m

Created 10.2.2021 11:22:20 - updated 27.4.2021 11:15:30 | read 1450x | tana