"This is the most beautiful city, sophisticated, complex and multicultural." Bono Vox, U2
Being a multicultural, multireligious and multinational city, Sarajevo has a lot of beautiful and breathtaking stories to tell. This walking tour will provide you with the information about every aspect of living in Sarajevo nowadays and in the past. You will encounter a delightful mixture of Ottoman, Austro-Hungarian and modern heritage, including architecture, living practice, cuisine, religious objects, trading customs, etc. Get to know the „small Jerusalem“ and taste the freshest, purest, drinkable water in the world: if you do so, you will certainly come back to Sarajevo.
Sarajevo is the capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Economic, cultural, political, and touristic center of the country. Today it is popularly called European Jerusalem referring to religious and cultural diversity. In Sarajevo You will see the Orthodox and the Catholic church, the Jewish Synagogue and a mosque in such a small distance and this is what makes living here special and unique. Besides that, Sarajevo is famous for its rich history highlighted by many important events such as Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, Winter Olympic Games, the longest siege in a history of modern warfare, etc. All of this together is very intriguing and makes You want to see and hear more.
In cca 1.5-2 hours You will be told about the city and the country from a geographical, historical, cultural aspects. You will learn about the lifestyle, politics, arhitecture, customs, food and much more. The tour starts from our office or guests’ hotel (on require) and is focused on old town sightseeing. A light walk through the main pedestrian Ferhadija street takes You first to the Cathedral of Jesus’s sacred heart and the Orthodox Church, sculpture of multicultural man, to the “sweet corner” and bazaars, Baščaršija square and Sebilj, City Hall, Jewish square, Gazi Husrev Bey’s mosque, library and water, place of assassination, and many more amazing spots.
The tour covers all the most important monuments and places. Also, our guides will be happy to give You some tips and tricks for tourists and share some anecdotes and interesting, less known facts with You, as well as to answer all of Your questions. Full city tour will certainly give You a full insight into the story of Sarajevo!
-Sarajevo Cathedral (entrance included)
-Sculpture of the Multicultural man
-The place of Assassination 1914
-St. Antony’s Church
-House of Spite
-Kazandžiluk (Traders’ street)
-Gazi Husrev Bey’s mosque
Departure: Every day, Optional
Included: Charming tour guide
Type: Walking tour
Two persons minimum
Discount for larger groups