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$81.48 Day Trips & Excursions

Jajce, Pliva Lakes, Travnik Tour from Sarajevo

Morning ride will take us through interesting regions of central Bosnia, passing by Visoko town and valley of Bosnian Pyramids, along flows of river Bosna and Lasva, where nearly 1.45 hours later we arrive to Travnik, town rich with cultural and historical heritage.We check up one of the best preserved Ottoman forts in our country dating late XIV century, with present day look originating from Ottoman era. Just under the fort, it is home to stunningly beautiful spring of Plava Voda (“blue water”), place ideal for Bosnian coffee break. Important to mention that Travnik is hometown to Bosnian Nobel Prize winner Ivo Andric for his most famous novel "Bridge Over Drina". We don’t forget and Coloured Mosque, Clock Towers, and very centre of Travnik carsija (marketplace). At some point perhaps, we get to taste World famous Travnik sheep cheese. After explorations of Travnik we continue towards Jajce.Once in Jajce after one more hour of driving along the amazing canyon of Vrbas river, first thing we go and see is one of the World’s most beautiful waterfalls, and the only one in the World placed in the city center, famous Pliva Waterfalls - spot where Pliva river ends its flow and meets Vrbas is simply breathtaking. After we bless our eyes and soul we good for a walking tour through Jajce. We visit Jajce Citadel (Fortress), the Museum of the Second Session of the National Liberation Army of Yugoslavia (AVNOJ), Medvjed Kula, the Tower of St. Luke, famous Catacombs - underground church, one of the World’s very few mosques named after woman - Mosque of Esma Sultanija, and much more, bu all followed with interesting stories.Jajce Citadel is amazingly interesting place giving us great opportunity to see whole area around us and Jajce town itself.After we have "tasted" Jajce for roughly two to three hours we go for the Lakes. In the vicinity of Jajce on Pliva river there are two lakes. Only five kilometers away we ll visit Large and Small Pliva lakes.Whatever you prefer, walking around, kayaking or canoeing (in 1963. World and European Championship in kayaking and canoeing on still waters were held on Pliva lake), laying on the beaches, doing some swimming, even fishing or just photography - everything is only "desire" away :)Very interesting part of the Pliva lakes story are Mills at small Pliva lake. Amongst people famously called "Mlinčići", which once have been main promotional material for postcards and tourist potential of Great Austrian-Hungarian Monarchy.At Great Pliva Lake we usually make a break for lunch or drink having nice time for chatting and relaxing enjoying beautiful nature.After lunch we head back to Sarajevo where we expect to be around 7 pm.

$1222.25 Multi-day & Extended Tours

MACEDONIA-ALBANIA-MONTENEGRO-CROATIA-BOSNIA 10D BALKAN TOUR

Itinerary:Day 1 Skopje ArrivalTransfer form Airport to Skopje city center, City tour, Check in hotelDay 2 Skopje - Ohridbreakfast, Transfer to Ohrid, City tour, Check in hotelDay 3 Ohrid - Tirana - BudvaBreakfast, Transfer to Tirana, City tour, Transfer to Budva, Check in hotelDay 4 Budva - Kotor - DubrovnikBreakfast in hotel. Budva and Kotor city tour. Transfer to Dubrovnik. Check in hotelDay 5 Dubrovnik - MostarBreakfast. HD Tour in Pearl of Adriatic or Kings Landing which are popular names for Dubrovnik. After Tour you will have 3 hours free time, perhaps visit Cable car or Stone walls. Proceed to Mostar. Check in hotel. OvernightDay 6 Mostar - SarajevoAfter breakfast we will have guided tour in Mostar Old town including Old bridge, Mostar Gallery and Koski Mehmet Pasha mosque. Free time. in noon hours we continue to Sarajevo - a 2 hours journey of beautiful road trough Neretva canyon and jablanicko lakes. Upon arrival Check in hotel. Rest of the day is freeDay 7 SarajevoAfter breakfast we will have Full Day Tour in Sarajevo visiting Vrelo Bosne, Tunnel museum and Old town Bascarsija. Day 8 Sarajevo - Travnik - Jajce - BihacBreakfast. Proceed to Travnik and visit medieval fortress. In Jajce we visit Pliva lakes, wooden watermills and Pliva waterfall. Continue to Bihac. Check in. OvernightDay 9 Bihac - NP Plitvice - ZagrebAfter breakfast we enter Croatia again and visit Plitvice Lakes National Park. 16 lakes cascading and making this area a karst fenomenaon. You will enjoy walking next to waterfalls and lakes and Boat ride on Kozjak Lake. Conitnue to Zagreb. Check in hotel and overnightDay 10 Zagreb DepartureAfter Breakfast we will have city tour visitng Kaptol and Gradec, Dolac marketplace, Cathedral, Ban Jelacic square, Lotrscak. After free time we transfer you to airport for final departure. INCLUDED:Accommodation Bed and breakfast in:1 Night in Ibis hotel 4* Skopje or similar1 Night in Belvedere 4* Ohrid or similar1 Night in Bracera 4* Budva or similar1 Night in Valamar 4* Dubrovnik or similar1 Night in Kapetanovina 4* Mostar or similar2 Nights in Pino Nature 4* Sarajevo or similar1 Night in Kostelski buk 4* Bihac or similar1 Night in Aristos 4* Zagreb or similarTransportation in modern car/van with english speaking driverEnglish speaking guides in Skopje, Ohrid, Tirana, Budva and Kotor, Dubrovnik, Mostar, Sarajevo, Plitvice, ZagrebEntrance fees to Kotor Old Town, Mostar Gallery and Mehmet Koski mosque, Tunnel museum, Vrelo Bosne, Travnik fortress, Plitvice Lakes NPbottle of water per person per dayExcluded:Personal expensesTIPSLunch and dinner

$58.20 Day Trips & Excursions

Travnik Overday Tour From Sarajevo

Tour starts in morning from lobby of your hotel or any other location in Sarajevo. We will connect to motorway towards town Zenica, traveling trough valley of Bosna river. After 1 hour of driving we turn to Lasva river valley and very soon we will reach Ahmici village. There we visit small museum and mosque that tells the story of massacre that hapend 1993 by croatian soldiers. From there we visit Travnik. Upon arrival you will see a beautiful and shortest river in Bosnia called Plava Voda. from there we climb to medieval fortress and visit ethno museum. ofcourse there will be time for panoramic pictures. From Fortress we go to city center and walk to one of famous restoraunts to try Travnik Cevapi - meatballs. After tour in Travnik we go back and visit ethno village Cardaci. There you will have time for coffee. In noon hours we return back to Sarajevo

$523.82 Cultural & Theme Tours

Five day tour in Bosnia and Herzegovina

ItineraryDay 1: Airport SarajevoPass By: Airport Transfer Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Sarajevo CantonWe welcome you at the Sarajevo Airport, the railway or the bus station and organize the transfer to the hotel. You settle at the hotel. Free activities.No meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Hotel with 4 or more *Day 2: SarajevoStop At: Sarajevo Funky Tours, Sarajevo, Sarajevo CantonTour of Baščaršija, bridges on the river Miljacka, National Theater, City Hall, the House of Spite, Sebilj Square, Coppersmith Street – here you can find antiques, handcrafted copper plates, dishes, cups with oriental decorations and ornaments; Baščaršijska Mosque from 16th century, old Orthodox church, Jewish temple and synagogue, and the Eternal Flame. Sebilj – the heart of Baščaršija – is a famous square and one of the most important city fountains; it is always surrounded by pigeons. This is an excellent spot for a short break and your first coffee. All the coffeehouses around the square serve Turkish coffee with Turkish delight (rahat lokum). Latin Bridge, also known as the Princip Bridge, as this is the place where Gavrilo Princip in 1914 notoriously assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, causing the start of the World Word I. Ćevapi- not-to-be-missed when visiting Sarajevo. The saying goes “If you have not eaten ćevapi in Sarajevo, it as if you did not visit Sarajevo at all”. Trebević Cable Car- experience a beautiful view of the Bosnia and Herzegovina’s capital city.Duration: 1 dayNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Hotel with 4 or more *Day 3: Sarajevo,Travnik,JajceStop At: Stari Grad, Old Town, Travnik, Central Bosnia CantonVrelo Bosne In the vicinity of Ilidža, you can find a natural monument which is reached via three and a half kilometers long avenue of hundred year old plane and chestnut trees. It is a natural park crisscrossed with numerous water springs, brooks and little lakes. The main source of drinkable water of the city of Sarajevo – Bačevo - is also located in the Vrelo Bosne area. It is assumed that the name “Bosna” itself originates from the word “bosana”, an ancient Indo-European word meaning – water. Another symbolic feature of Vrelo Bosne are the famous fiacres, which have been carrying guests through the Grand Avenue from Ilidža to Vrelo Bosne for over one hundred years. It is believed that the first fiacre arrived the Archduke Franz Ferdinand in 1895. - Journey to Travnik We visit the main sights of Travnik - Plava voda where the water emerges from a rock and produces relaxing sounds creating the most beautiful picnic area in Travnik, along with the Lašva river and the Hender stream which flows into the Lašva – which together form the neighborhood called Šumeće (roaring water). We enjoy a cup of coffee and go to visit the birth house of Ivo Andrić – a winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. After Travnik we head for Jajce. Arrival at Jajce in the afternoon. We settle at the hotel in Jajce.Duration: 1 dayNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Hotel with 4 or more *Day 4: JajceStop At: Pliva Waterfall, Jajce, Central Bosnia Canton In the Royal Town of Jajce one can find many monuments bearing testimony to the history of Bosnia and Herzegovina, however, the pride of Jajce is definitely the natural pearl located in the center of the town - a 21 meter tall waterfall. It magnificently plummets into the river Vrbas and, not surprisingly, it is considered to be among the 12 most beautiful waterfalls in the world. We tour the medieval fortress, catacombs, and then we visit the monastery which houses the remains of the last Bosnian king, the Temple of Mithras, and the AVNOJ Museum. After visiting the cultural and historic sights, we visit the natural gift of this region where you can relax your soul - Plivsko Lake with dainty watermills on the river Pliva built between Great and Small lake. Dating back to the Middle Ages, there used to be 33 of them, the watermills on the Pliva were proclaimed a national monument of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2009. The lake offers many forms of recreation: fishing, kayaking, canoeing, paddle boats, diving and swimming, volleyball, bicycle riding and hiking. Free activities in the afternoon.Duration: 1 dayNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Hotel with 4 or more *Day 5: Return to SarajevoPass By: Airport Transfer Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Sarajevo Canton Free activities. Transfer to the Sarajevo Airport, railway or bus station.No meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Hotel with 4 or more *

$174.61 Cultural & Theme Tours

Travnik and Jajce Excursion

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Stari Grad, Old Town, Travnik, Central Bosnia CantonDiscover the wonderful city of Travnik only 90km way from the capital Sarajevo, its beautiful surrounding nature and hills made it the capital of the Ottoman governors from 1699 to 1850. It is also the birthplace of the Nobel prize winner Ivo Andric. Visit its ancient fortress that overlooks the entire city, feel Travnik's beauty from the fortress and take the best photos. After the city of Travnik, we will take you to the town of Jajce which is the one of the most beautiful and picturesque towns in Bosnia and Herzegovina.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Fortress of Jajce, Jajce, Central Bosnia CantonJajce is a crossroad where the remains of four of Europe's greatest empires, the Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Austro-Hungarian, but also three kingdoms, Bosnian, Hungarian and Yugoslavian. The main attraction of Jajce is its 17 m high waterfall located in the heart of the town making Jajce one of the most unique towns in the world, it is also one the most beautiful sites in the Balkans.Duration: 2 hours

$139.69 Day Trips & Excursions

Sarajevo to Belgrade UNESCO One-Way Day Trip via West Bosnia and East Serbia

After departing Sarajevo in the morning 8 AM we’ll take beautiful 1 hour ride to reach Rogatica and first stop of the day, Borak Stećci necropolis near the Burati village. This hidden gem deep in the misty forrests of East Bosnia just recently inscribed as UNESCO World heritage, so we surely make a visit there. Later we continue for one more hour of ride through mountain parts of Bosnia before we meet up with turquoise Drina river canyon and arrive to Višegrad.Višegrad is home to UNESCO heritage too, an Ottoman time bridge built in 1577. by the Grand Vizier Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic. The book: “Bridge Over Drina” by Bosnian and Travnik born, World famous Nobel Prize winner, Yugoslav writer Ivo Andrić has given most of the glory to this amazing place.As soon as we see the Bridge and take the river cruise through amazingly green Drina river, we’ll explore stone town of Andrićgrad (eng.Andrić town). Small, stone made town, recently built, named and dedicated after novelist Ivo Andrić. After Višegrad, we’ll continue driving towards east Bosnian border and on the way will pay visit to one of the most important Serbian Orthodox monasteries, Dobrun Monastery. Originally built in 1343 with frescoes preserved until today is ideal stop to learn more about local history.Later on, time to cross the Bosnia to Serbia border and as soon as we do, we will enter amazing area of nature park of “Šargan-Mokra Gora”. Next stop (for lunch possibly) will be ethno village of Drvengrad (eng.Timber Town) also know as Küstendorf and Mećavnik. Village-town designed by the movie director Emir Kusturica for his movie “Life is Miracle”.As soon as finished at Drvengrad we are about to take train ride, but not just any train ride, we will do the famous “Šargan Eight”. The Šargan Eight is narrow gauge (760mm) steam railway originally built in 1925., famously called Ćira (Chira). Once it used to connect Sarajevo and Belgrade, and the name “eight” origins from the pure shape of the track which if looked from the sky looks like number 8. Road towards Belgrade will take us explore amazing area of one of the most beautiful National Parks in Serbia - National Park Tara. National Park Tara (declared in 1981.) with its biological diversity is one of the most amazing areas if whole Serbia, offering great nature experiences, stunning views, hiking and trekking opportunities.One of the most important stops will be stunning viewpoint of “Banjska Stena” which offers us amazing panorama of Perućac Lake on Drina river, which naturally borders Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia.Generally after Tara National Park explorations, rest of roughly three hours ride to Belgrade will take us through Bajina Basta town and few other interesting locations such as "House on Drina", where we hope to be no later than 9 pm as this is quite long daytour.