All participants must be registered in advance.

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Day 9 am - 12 pm 3 pm - 4 pm 4 pm - 6 pm 8 pm
Wednesday, 6. 7. Keiko1 Free keiko2 Welcome party
Thursday, 7. 7. Keiko1 Free keiko2
Friday, 8. 7. Keiko1 Free keiko2
Saturday, 9. 7. Keiko1 Castle visit Free keiko2 Sayonara party
Sunday, 10. 7. Keiko1 Free keiko2

1) in school gymnasium

2) in castle gardens in good weather

HNIR seminar will be a part of the Japanese Days in Lysice castle. It will be great honour to introduce the school to the public here. All practice in castle gardens is freely accessible to visitors of the Lysice castle. There will be also other interesting presentations of Japanese culture and art for castle visitors and for us as well.

On Wednesday there will be welcome party in the castle courtyard. The sayonara party with Czech and Moravian folklore music takes place in brewery cellar in Černá Hora on Saturday. Both begin at 8 pm. Castle visit on Saturday afternoon is free for all seminar participants. You can see very nice pieces of swords and armour in the castle armoury.


  International payment Domestic payment
5 days (all days of workshop) 200€ 5200 CZK
1 day 45€ 1200 CZK

International payment

Recipient: Petr Novotny, Vendoli 259, 569 14 Vendoli
IBAN: CZ66 3030 0000 0014 6861 1012
SWIFT/BIC: AIRACZPP (or AIRACZPPXXX if necessary to allign at 11 characters)
Air Bank a.s., Hraskeho 2231/25, 148 00 Praha 11 – Chodov, Czech Republic

Please write a participant’s name in money transfer note.

Czech domestic payment

Account: 1468611012/3030


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Gymnasium (morning keiko)

Edvard Beneš Elementary School, Zákostelí 360, 679 71 Lysice, Czech Republic


Pension Sladovna

Price: 1200 CZK (45€) / room (2 persons) / day (incl. breakfast and wellness access)

Distance from dojo: 7 km by car (map)


There are few rooms booked in the pension. If you want to use this reservation, please contact the hotel with note: “International seminar - Petr Novotny”. Soke will be at the same place, but in Hotel Sladovna.

Hotel Lysice

Price: 920 CZK (34€) / room (2persons) / day (incl. breakfast)

Distance from dojo: 1km walk (map)


There are few standard rooms already booked. If you are interested, please contact hotel with note: “Workshop HNIR 2016”.


There are other options in Letovice, Boskovice, Býkovice, Brno.


Petr Novotný