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Private Tour from Sarajevo: Vrelo Bosne Nature Park

1. Private Tour from Sarajevo: Vrelo Bosne Nature Park

After just a half an hour drive from the city center, you will arrive to a very peaceful and green area of Sarajevo. The name of this tour says it all. Vrelo, meaning springs, are the main attraction, and these springs are of the river Bosna, located in the central part of our heart-shaped country. The River flows along the country and the spring is the greatest in all of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The springs and the surrounding nature of the Igman mountain present a beautiful natural complex, ideal for family relaxation. It also offers fresh, crisp air even in hot summer days.  Swans, man natural water features, fresh breeze off of Igman mountain, rich green vegetation, parks for kids and an Eco-zone all contribute to making this the perfect family outing! The tour is ideal for family with children.

Sarajevo: Lukomir Village Hike

2. Sarajevo: Lukomir Village Hike

Visit the highest and most isolated mountain village in Bosnia and Herzegovina where the traditional medieval way of life of the Dinaric highlanders is still practiced. Here, local women still wear traditional folk attire just like they used to wear centuries ago.  The village itself is known for its stone houses, which are covered with cherry tree shingles. Your guide will be a local and third generation member of this village. You will get the inside story on living and loving Lukomir. You will see the Umoljani village, Gradina settlement, cold creek (Studeni potok), Lukomir village, and Rakitnica Canyon. 

Private Tour from Sarajevo: Sutjeska National Park

3. Private Tour from Sarajevo: Sutjeska National Park

National park Sutjeska represents the pearl of the country when it comes to natural beauty. It is one of the oldest and largest parks in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Various wild natural landscapes will amaze you. Numerous walking paths through the thick woods, fresh air wafting up from the river valley, and stunning lakes and historical monuments are only part of the rich touristic offer. These and many other sights, including the village of Tjentiste which lies within the park, will make you want to stay forever. It is strongly forbidden for humans to change or touch anything in the area, since it has become a UN protected site. Because of this, it is a magical place to see the natural cycle of life! Come and see for yourself! We guarantee you a wonderful day and visit.

Sarajevo: Best of Sarajevo Full-Day Tour

4. Sarajevo: Best of Sarajevo 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 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. For the final stage of your tour, 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 three breathtaking mountains around the city that hosted the Olympics, some of which are still in ruins from the war. At the end you will visit the Olympic Museum, where the memory of one of the most successful Winter Olympics of the 20th century is kept.

From Sarajevo: Olympic Mountains Private Trip

5. 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.

From Sarajevo: Full-Day Lukomir Village Private Tour

6. From Sarajevo: Full-Day Lukomir Village Private Tour

Lukomir is located just 42 kilometers away from Sarajevo and represents the highest settled village in Bosnia and Herzegovina and one of the main Bosnian tourist attractions. The stone houses with wooden roofs and women still wearing traditional clothes are main characteristics of local life from April until December when the village is reachable. Settled at the height of 1,495 meters on the top of Bjelasnica Mountain, Lukomir has stayed out of human touch and represents the most traditional nomadic lifestyle. Indeed, access to the village is impossible from the first snows in December until late April and sometimes even later, except by skis or on foot. Lukomir is known for its traditional attire and the women still wear the hand-knitted costumes that have been worn for centuries. Domestic food such as pie, domestic donuts, traditional Bosnian coffee and admirable sightseeing are definitely the kind of experience you do not want to miss. Let’s make one more experience together. From there, you can do some magnificent hiking in the area along the ridge of the Rakitnica Canyon, which drops 800 meters down below.

Sarajevo: Olympic Walking Tour

7. Sarajevo: Olympic Walking Tour

Discover the competition locations and training spots from the 1984 Olympic Winter Games on this tour designed especially for winter sports fans. During your tour, learn how the sights have changed over the years since the 14th Olympic Winter Games took place in Sarajevo. In the company of a local guide, climb the Jahorina, Trebevic, Bjelašnica, and Igman Mountains. Start your tour with a visit to the Kosov Olympic Stadium and Zetra Olympic Hall before continuing to the mountains. The first mountain you will visit will be Bjelasnica, the highest of the Dinaric Mountains and best ski center in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Afterwards, proceed to Igman Mountain, where you can see original jump slopes from the '84 games. At Trebevic, admire panoramic views of the city before making your descent.

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What people are saying about Sarajevo Canton

Amer the guide was first league!!! Polite, empathetic, creative, spontaneous, has shown places that are otherwise not so easy to find. It is worth booking such a guide.

Did the tour earlier today and it was brilliant. Guide really informative and a really nice chap. Well worth doing

Such a friendly and informative guide. The park is a great place to get rid of the crowd. Totally recommended

The guide was nice and friendly he gave us a background idea about the place and took us back to our hotel

it's a quite place , the road to and from the village is beautiful and great for photography