Sarajevo (hotel) – Konjic – Jablanica – Mostar – Vrelo Bune – Počitelj – Kravice
Description of Herzegovina Tour
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Mostar city. First stop is Konjic city, visit Old Bridge – Stara Ćuprija and Neretva river.
Konjic is a town located in northern Herzegovina where the climate is more Mediterranean. Konjic is considered a town which is located between Bosnia and Herzegovina, and therefore some might say that it has a perfect climate. It is a small city, with a beautiful bridge on the river Neretva. Stara Ćuprija (Old Bridge) was built between 1682 and 1683 by Ali-aga Hasečić. It was built over six slightly pointed stone arches. It is the best preserved Ottoman bridge in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The arches were destroyed by the retreating German army in March 1945. The bridge was rebuilt in its original state between 2003 and 2009. The bridge is now proclaimed a National Monument of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The river Neretva offers a perfect opportunity for the adventure-lovers, and rafting is an unforgettable experience.
Tour will continue to Jablanica with visits to restaurants on Neretva river. Jablanica is surrounded by mountains Čvrsnica and Prenj which offer hunting grounds and a variety of hiking trails. One popular hiking destination is "Hajdučka Vrata", a natural wonder, the product of wind erosion, located 2,000 meters above sea level on the mountain of Čvrsnica. Risovac is a settlement in the municipality, located on a plateau outside of the city, it has several attractions. It is the site of two necropolises, both locations filled with medieval tombstones known as Stećci. Stećci necropolises are characteristic and most prevalent in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Jablanica Lake (Jablaničko jezero) is a very important resource. The lake borders many of its settlements and is used for several purposes. Jablanica is famous for the roasted lamb in restaurants. This dish is the specialty of Jablanica, and you absolutely wouldn’t want to miss it.
Tour will continue to Mostar. The historic town of Mostar, spanning a deep valley of the Neretva River, developed in the 16th is the UNESCO site of cultural heritage. The most recognizable mark of Mostar is the “Old Bridge”. The Mostar Old Bridge is in the world’s 10 top most beautiful bridges. Nothing is comparable with the feeling of looking on this masterpiece of art and architecture which really seems like it’s a part of eternal beauty. The practice of diving off the bridge started back in 1664 and became a tradition for the young men of Mostar. In 1968 the city held a formal diving competition, which still continues today.
The only Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series event where competitors leap from a UNESCO World Heritage site will take place on 8 – 10th September 2018. Koski Mehmed Paša Mosque is a simple mosque build in 1618. From minaret, there is the amazing view of Mostar and Stari Most. There are many hotels and restaurants on the river site which offer traditional food with the great view of the Old Bridge. Mostar Old Bridge is in the world’s 10 top most beautiful bridges.
After Mostar, the tour will continue to Blagaj city. Tourist will visit the spring of the Buna river and a historical tekke (tekija or Dervish House).
Tour will continue to Počitelj city. Tourists will visit Kula – Fort of Počitelj and Hajji Alija's Mosque and Clock Tower.
After Mostar, the tour will continue to Kravice waterfalls. The waterfall Kravice are a natural wonder on Trebižat river. Kravice is a popular swimming and picnic area and, during the summer, it is frequently visited by tourists. The Kravice waterfalls area also has a cafe, a rope swing, a picnic area, and a place to camp. This waterfall reflects all of what nature can provide, it's wild and beautiful at the same time. It is a natural wonder on Trebižat river.
Driving back to the hotel.
Duration of this tour: About 7 – 8 hours, depending on weather conditions and mood of our clients.
Price: 55 € per person with 15 % of discounts, 15 € additional for Kravice per person
Please note that all tours we do are shared tours unless agreed as the private option.
15% discount included in price