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Sarajevo: War Tour with Tunnel of Hope and Trebevic Mountain

Sarajevo: War Tour with Tunnel of Hope and Trebevic Mountain

Travel back to the bygone war times on a war and history tour of Sarajevo with a hassle-free pickup from your hotel included. Visit the Tunnel of Hope War Museum, Sniper Alley, and Yellow Fortress, learning about these landmarks from your local guide on the way. Take a comfortable ride from the hotel to the first stop of this experience, the Tunnel of Hope. Wander through its passages and learn about the important role it had throughout the siege. Listen to stories of how it transported supplies and people during the war. Pass through the Sniper Alley, and take in the Yugoslav-era structures that bear the scars of the wars. Upon reaching the Yellow Fortress, be treated to a captivating view of Sarajevo's landscape. Listen to stories about the siege and how this fortress defended against enemy forces. Stop by the grave of Sarajevo's Romeo and Juliet, an emotional representation of love during the siege. Pass by the Chapel of Princip Gavrilo, gaining insights into the Sarajevo Assassination and the beginning of World War 1. Stop at the Latin Bridge, a symbolic landmark filled with historic events. Finally, gear up for a cable car trip to Trebević mountain, a frontline historical place that played a significant role during Sarajevo's Bosnian War. Enjoy at views of the Olympic Mountains before wrapping up the experience. Find yourself rewinding the moments of the day as you return to the old downtown.

Sarajevo: Best of Sarajevo - All Inclusive Full Day Tour

Sarajevo: Best of Sarajevo - All Inclusive Full Day Tour

After meeting with your group and guide, you will begin your 3-part, best of Sarajevo tour. You will begin by admiring the symbols of the Austro-Hungarian rule, hearing the story of the Spite House. You will then move on to discover the heart of the Ottoman rule, Sarajevo’s Bascarsija, before drinking water from the Sebilj Fountain. Moving on, you can pray in one of the four big houses of God in Sarajevo, and find out why people call it a “European Jerusalem”. You will then learn about the local hospitality over a cup of Bosnian coffee, whilst sharing the importance and the meaning of its consumption. Next, you will learn about the 14th Olympic Winter Games which were held in Sarajevo from February 8th to 19th, 1984. It was the first Winter Olympics to be held in a communist country, and on this tour you can see the place where the opening ceremony took place whilst discovering what the Olympic Games meant for the people of Sarajevo. You will be taken to the breathtaking Olympic mountain Trebević and have a chance to walk down the ruined bobsled and enjoy the amazing views of Sarajevo. For the final stage of your tour, you will begin a war tour. You can find out what it was like to live without food, water, electricity and gas, as well as how the children were going to school and what the culture and sports scene was like throughout war. Upon arrival at the Tunnel Museum, you will pass through 20 meters of the original tunnel, before watching a movie about the war in Sarajevo upon which the guide will explain the role of the tunnel during the siege, its construction and its methods of use.

Mostar: Sarajevo Grand Tour with Tunnel of Hope Museum

Mostar: Sarajevo Grand Tour with Tunnel of Hope Museum

The first stop on your tour will be the city of Konjic, one of the oldest towns in the country with archaeological traces dating back 4,000 years. The written documents date way back from 14th century, but the appearance of the town as it stands today started to form once the Ottomans came onto the scene. Utilizing a well-maintained road, you will then weave through a landscape of beautiful Bosnian canyons, mountains, lakes, and historic towns to reach Sarajevo. Your second stop is the most famous museum: the Tunnel of Hope. There you will learn about the position of the museum and its famous mark in front of the entrance named "Sarajevo Rose". After seeing a short movie, a 1-hour long presentation starts which will explain the fall of Yugoslavia, the war in Slovenia, Croatia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina, and the creation and importance of the tunnel.  Following the tunnel, you'll advance towards the 1984 Olympics mountain of Trebević. It is the closest mountain to the center of Sarajevo and was part of the front line during the siege of Sarajevo. At this site you will have the opportunity to see and walk on the former bobsleigh and luge track, experiencing the most beautiful panoramic views of Sarajevo which unfortunately were also the main positions of the enemy army.   Just under the Trebevic Mountain lies the second-largest Jewish cemetery in Europe. The cemetery contains unique-shaped tombstones that can only be seen in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is believed their shape is influenced by medieval Bosnian tombstones named "Stecak". Once finished with the Jewish Cemetery, you will head to Sarajevo Old Town for a traditional Bosnian lunch. Following lunch the best way to explore the city is a walking tour. Your tour guide will accentuate to you a combination of Oriental, European, and Yugoslav influences, which create uniqueness and beauty seen nowhere else but Sarajevo. You'll see Muslim, Catholic Christian, Orthodox Christian, and Jewish architecture just a few minutes away from each other, whilst listening to Muslim calls to prayer at the same time as the sound of bells from nearby churches. You'll learn about the assassination that triggered World War I, as well as how Muslims and Jews protected each other through the different wars. At the conclusion of your scenic and education experience, it will be time to return to Mostar.

From Sarajevo: Olympic Mountains Private Trip

From Sarajevo: Olympic Mountains Private Trip

Explore and learn about Olympic Sarajevo on this private guided tour. In 1984, Sarajevo hosted the 14th Olympic Winter Games, introducing Sarajevo to the world. The mountains that surround Sarajevo were perfectly suited to host the Olympic Games. The period of organizing the Olympic Games changed the face of Sarajevo, particularly in terms of construction. Whole new villages arose in the same period. Visiting these Olympic sights will take you back in time to when Sarajevo was the center of the World. For this tour, you can choose to visit either Igman and Bjelasnica or Trebevic and Jahorina. Fresh air, thick woods, Olympic history, and the rich green landscape will offer great relaxation and replenish your soul.

Sarajevo: Cable Car and Olympic Museum Guided Walking Tour

Sarajevo: Cable Car and Olympic Museum Guided Walking Tour

Meet your guide and make your way to the cable car station. Take in sweeping views of the entire city from the windows of the cable car as you make the climb to Trebević and explore the pristine nature of the mountain Trebević on this guided walking tour. Find out how the Sarajevo games were the only Olympics so far to be hosted by a Non-Aligned Movement member and by a Muslim-majority city. Take a walk on the bob-sled track, see some great graffiti, and purchase a cup of coffee before returning on the cable car. Explore the fascinating exhibits of the Sarajevo Winter Olympics Museum which is housed in the Mandić Villa. Head to the museum to learn about the 1984 Winter Olympic games, which were the first-ever held in a socialist state and in a Slavic language-speaking country. 

Sarajevo: Trebević Mountain Summit Hiking Tour

Sarajevo: Trebević Mountain Summit Hiking Tour

If you are looking for a fun way to spend the day in nature, but you don't want to go way too far from Sarajevo city, the perfect solution is to take a short hike on the mountain Trebević. Experience the joy of slow travel and spend a day in nature. As the city of Sarajevo is surrounded by mountains, one of the go-to choices for locals and travelers is spending the day outdoors at Trebević mountain. This is the closest mountain to the city and you need less than 20 minutes with the cable car ride to reach one of the peaks. This particular mountain was very important, since during the 14th Winter Olympic games, many visitors came to see the bobsleigh tracks. Being one of the 13 bobsleigh tracks in the world, one would imagine it would stay popular to this day. In a way, it definitely is popular but not with athletes but with artists who use it as a canvas to paint various graffiti. Overview The tour starts from the old town of Sarajevo, where you will take a cable car and enjoy the sightseeing views. As you reach the top of the mountain Trebević, our journey starts from the Pino Hotel, from where we will go through foresty paths and pass by several natural springs of clear water of the Tri Budalasa spring. Following a short break, our journey continues along the ridge of mt. Trebević, from where we ascend towards the summit. At this point, the elevation is 1629 m above sea level. As we reach the summit, a mesmerizing panoramic view of the city will be presented. This peak holds a very important place at the heart of locals, as it's their closest mountain and it's often nicknamed "the lungs of Sarajevo". On our way back, we will descend through the old Austro-Hungarian trail. It's important to note that you will also be able to see frontlines and war trenches from the Bosnian war, as well as the abandoned Olympic bobsleigh track. Our very knowledgeable guides will provide you with insights and stories of war, its impact, and the aftermath that struck the people of Sarajevo and Bosnia and Herzegovina. The return to the city will be guided through local mahale neighborhood, where you will learn about the daily life of the locals. The goal of the tour is to promote not only hiking but sustainable travel as well as lowering your carbon footprint. Join us for this amazing and exhilarating hiking adventure!

From Dubrovnik: Sarajevo and Mostar Private Full-Day Tour

From Dubrovnik: Sarajevo and Mostar Private Full-Day Tour

Your guide will pick you up at your hotel early in the morning. The first stop is a tiny town called Pocitelj. Built in the 15th century, discover its cultural center and strategic military outpost, which changed hands three times between competing empires.   Thirty kilometers down the road, Mostar is the next destination on the route. Walking the medieval cobbled streets of Mostar, you can see a mix of European and Ottoman culture and often hear the Adhan (Islamic call to prayer) and ringing of church bells at the same time. Do some souvenir shopping in the old bazaar, climb the minaret of a beautiful mosque and taste the traditional dessert baklava with Turkish coffee before continuing towards the capital.   Get off the beaten path for an exclusive taste of the famous local cuisine, jablanicka (roasted lamb), which is slow cooked on a spit over a fire. The story of Sarajevo is colorful, sad and inspiring. Visit old bunkers on the nearly mountain of Trebevic and enjoy the best panorama view of the city. Walk through the Tunnel of Hope and hear about the history of this amazing city and the invincible spirit of its people. During your free time in Sarajevo, don’t forget to try the world’s best cevapi (a minced meat dish) and a cup of Turkish coffee before heading back to Dubrovnik.

Sarajevo Grand Tour: Included Fees, Pick Up, Bosnian Coffee

Sarajevo Grand Tour: Included Fees, Pick Up, Bosnian Coffee

Travelers that want a comprehensive overview of Sarajevo shouldn't miss this citywide guided tour, combining walking and driving, so you can see all the top sights. From historic churches, mosques and markets of the Old Town, to a museum commemorating the Siege of Sarajevo, visitors get an overview of the city, its history, and culture. Highlights include exploring the older parts of the city, taking in views from Trebevic Mountain, and sipping an included Bosnian coffee. Explore Sarajevo on this comprehensive, small-group sightseeing tour Visit top sights, from the Ottoman Old Town through Austro - Hungarian City Center towards brutalist Yugoslav archithecure. See more than a typical tour, since you walk and drive to top attractions. On this tour we cover History and Culture, War times, Nature and Olympics. Don't worry about getting around, with pickup by private vehicle included

Sarajevo: 1984 Winter Olympics Site & Vrelo Bosne Day Trip

Sarajevo: 1984 Winter Olympics Site & Vrelo Bosne Day Trip

Explore an unforgettable journey through Sarajevo's natural landscapes with our expert guide. Our tour promises to transport you to the sites of the 1984 Winter Olympics, including the majestic mountains of Igman, Bjelasniaca, and Trebevic. This curated experience offers a unique and unparalleled opportunity to delve into the beauty and history of Sarajevo's mountains, all under the guidance of our knowledgeable expert. As we venture into this picturesque terrain, our guide will share captivating stories from the XIV Olympic Games, providing a deeper understanding of the historical significance of the locations visited. Encounter landmarks such as the iconic Olympic Stadium Kosevo and the Olympic Hall Zetra along the way. Additionally, take the opportunity to explore the stunning natural beauty of the Spring of the River Bosnia, tucked away in a charming nature park. The entire journey provides a welcome escape from city traffic, allowing you to breathe in the crisp mountain air and bask in the breathtaking scenery. Join us for a tour that seamlessly combines history, nature, and tranquility.

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4.8
(17 reviews)

It was a great tour from beginning to end. this was my first day in saraijevo. it gave me a whole overview about the city history. Azur was an amazing guide !! Amazing is underestimation. He was so knoweldgable, had the most interesting facts, details and stories about the besieged years of Sarajevo, Bosnia's history, the nature and landscape, the culture... All wrapped up in a fun and smooth way. Time passed by very quickly. Azur and his companion were very professional. Definetely best wayto start the trip in Sarajevo and in the outsanding country that I fell in love with.

What a great tour! I can't express enough how much I would recommend taking this trip & learning all about the history of Sarajevo whilst revelling in it's natural beauty. Our group was small and the tour felt super personalised- our guide was enthusiastic and very knowledgeable, and I learned so much. Thank you for the great experience - can't wait to come back and try another tour :)

It was a fascinating day. The tour was well planned out with very thorough information. The best part was our guide, Tarik. He was friendly, professional and extremely knowledgeable. He made the entire day a memorable experience. We highly recommend taking this tour with Tarik.

The whole tour was excellent and the tour guide was very good and gave me lots of information and time to see all the sights associated with the war tour.

Fantastic tour! Very knowledgeable guide Azure! Highly recommend!