Public excursion

Come and see how the best glass seed beads in the world are made!

As part of the Crystal Valley project, Preciosa Ornela, a. s. is offering the opportunity to view some of its selected production facilities to all interested parties, who want to discover the secret of production for the most beautiful glass seed beads in the world!

The tour venue:

The premises of Preciosa Ornela, a. s., Krkonošská 732, 468 61, Desná
Telephone bookings on 488 117 221, Mrs Květoslava Beldová, the Managing Director's PA

Tour times:

Tuesdays and Thursdays between 9 am and 12 pm, only by prior telephone arrangement on weekdays.
The expected length of the tour: 60 minutes – the last tour therefore starts at 11 am at the latest.

Size of the tour group

Excursion for public

The minimum number of participants is 10 people and the maximum is 20 people.

If there is a larger number of people, the participants will be divided into several smaller groups.

The price of the tour:

Adults: 200 CZK
Senior citizens: 100 CZK
Children up to 15: free
Students by prior arrangement

Payment is only possible in cash or by payment card on site.
In the case of groups consisting of less than 10 people, the minimum tour price has been set at 1,000 CZK.


Further important information:

The route requires medium physical exertion and the premises do not provide wheelchair access; the tour is unsuitable for individuals with reduced  mobility and any eventual health complications, as well as for young children (under the age of 6).

It is possible to park buses inside the Preciosa Ornela premises, while car parking is available in the car park opposite the premises.

Health and safety during the tour: the participants will be informed before the tour of any essential safety precautions which need to be taken during the tour.

Photography: photography is not permitted inside the production facilities, only outside in front of the buildings.

The tours are standardly held in Czech or in English and any other languages are only possible by prior telephone arrangement.