9 Days Bosnia and Montenegro Adventure
Lukomir hiking tour at Bjelašnica mountain
Lukomir, the highest and the most isolated nomad village in Bosnia and Herzegovina (1495 m)
Option for biking or trekking
Picturesque canyon of Sutjeska
Hiking to the heartshaped Trnovacko lake in Montenegro
Challenging mountain hike to the highest summit of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Whitewater Raft in Tara
9 Days Bosnia and Montenegro Adventure
Date: 24 June – 02 July 2019
Season: June to October
Cost: from S$ 950
Hike amid lush valleys, forests and peaks of Sutjeska, and raft the Tara River, Europe’s deepest canyon – all untouched by mass tourism.
Day 01: Arrival Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Day 02: Sarajevo City Tour – Spring of River Bosna
Day 03: Mt Bjelašnica Trekking – Sarajevo
Day 04: Sarajevo – Sutjeska National Park. Hiking to the heartshaped Trnovacko lake (Montenegro)
Day 05: Sutjeska National Park ~ Summit Trek Mt Maglid 2386 m or leisure time at the lake
Day 06: Sutjeska National Park – Tara River Raft (Montenegro) – Sarajevo
Day 07: Sarajevo : Bijambare caves Tour
Day 08: Sarajevo : Mostar, Počitelj, Buna, Kravice Tour
Day 09: Depart Sarajevo
9 days, 8 nights
Bosnia and Montenegro Adventure
Day 1 Sarajevo
Arrival in Sarajevo Airport, meet and transfer to the hotel. Check in and free time. Overnight hotel.
Day 2 Sarajevo – Spring of river Bosna – Sarajevo
After breakfast, proceed for Sarajevo City Tour ~ visiting the most important historical sites and monuments: The CityHall/Library, the City fountain Sebilj, Old town/Baščaršija, the crafts streets, Gazi Husrev-Beys mosque, Hammam, library. Transfer to the Nature Park – Spring of River Bosna. Free time for individual activities before return to Sarajevo for overnight.
Day 3 Sarajevo – Bjelašnica – Sarajevo
Umoljani and Lukomir hiking tour at Bjelašnica mountain is simply a must see and experience journey for any true nature lover. Stunning views of Rakitnica canyon, amazing scenery of Bjelašnica mountain, Bosnian medieval tombstones, one of a kind history and culture of local communities. We offer easier and harder option for trekking according to the guests fitness level. Both include visiting Lukomir, the highest and the most isolated nomad village in Bosnia and Herzegovina (1495 m) and lunch with the local family. Umoljani – the start point, is a village one hour away from Sarajevo. After trek, return back to Sarajevo for overnight.
Day 4 Sarajevo – Sutjeska
After checking out from the hotel, head to the deep and picturesque canyon of Sutjeska River which is just two hours away from Sarajevo. During this tour, you can see the Skakavac waterfall deep in the primeval forest Perucica (the last one in Europe), which is thick and teeming with endemic flora. From here we will descend to Prijevor with more incredible views of this majestic park. Mountains Maglic, Zelengora and Volujak will tower around us. Continue trek to the heart-shaped Trnovacko lake in Montenegro where we will be setting up a camp near the lake. Lighting up a fire, and preparing the dinner with the ingredients we previously bought from the local farmers. Overnight in the camp.
Day 5 Sutjeska
Waking up to the most beautiful scenery around the camp. After breakfast, you can challenge the mountain hike to the highest summit of Bosnia and Herzegovina with amazing view from the top ~ views of Volujak, Bioč, Zelengora, Trnovački Durmitor and the heart-shaped Trnovačko lake. Those who do not want to hike, can enjoy leisure time by the lake. Overnight in camp.
Day 6 Sutjeska – Tara – Sarajevo
Early breakfast and hike to the Prijevor for a short drive to Tara river, one of the four beautiful whitewater rivers in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro that offers professionally guided rafting tours. Tara river ranks among Europe’s best for class II – IV. This raft will pleasantly surprise you with its stunning wilderness and unforgettable landscapes. A jewel amongst the world’s natural heritage spots, the Tara River boasts the largest canyon in Europe. The river follows the border with Montenegro, and is 140km of natural wonder. The 1,300 meter canyon has created some of the best rafting and kayaking in Europe. This oasis and protected area has a long tradition of extreme water sports and also offers easy family outings that can accommodate a wide range of outdoor enthusiasts. After rafting and homemade lunch, we will be transferred back to Sarajevo for overnight.
Day 7 Sarajevo : Bijambare Caves
After breakfast, proceed to Bijambare caves, five in all. The middle cave, called Bijambare, is the largest and most worth a visit for both tourists and speleologists. A few million years old, the cave is 420m long and consists of four halls with ornaments: stalactites, stalagmites, curtains, casts and lateral blocks. The fourth hall is the largest and, being very acoustic, is called the music hall. The temperature in this hall is a constant 5 degrees. There are 10 different species of fauna, but you can mostly see just the bats and crickets. Besides the caves, there are several marked walking paths, meadows, forest, a small lake, two waterfalls, picnic areas, a playground for children, and, during the season, you can pick mushrooms and medical herbs. Return to Sarajevo for overnight
Day 8 Sarajevo : Mostar, Buna, Počitelj, Kravice
After the breakfast, transfer to Mostar. Visiting world famous Old Bridge which was originally built between 1557 and 1566 on the orders of Suleyman the Magnificent. Now it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site famed for its “bridge divers”. Transfer to Blagaj which has the largest karst spring in Europe – Buna and above which lays Tekke from the early Ottoman period. Short break at the city of stone – Počitelj and Kravice Waterfall. Return to Sarajevo for overnight.
Day 9 Sarajevo Departure
A free day until the transfer to the airport for your flight home.
9 Days Bosnia and Herzegonvina and Montenegro Adventure
Min 4 pax
Tour Code: EUR-BHMA-09
LAND Price per person in SGD: $ 950
Single Supplement: + $330
Price is subjected to changes without prior notice
LAND Price includes
- 6 nights in Sarajevo in Hotel 4* BB in double room
- Full board meals
- 2 nights in the camp (include tent, camping gears, except sleeping bag)
- Transfer and trasportation with driver\guide
- 6 amazing adventure tours, Rafting, Biking for 1 day
- Entrance fees
- Local Tax
- 15% discount for gears at X-Boundaries
- All airfare & taxes
- Personal gears
- Expenses of a personal nature like laundry, phone calls, alcohol, beverages, cigarettes
- Travel Insurance
- Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, landslides, road conditions and any other circumstances beyond our control.
- Single supplement
- Meals not mentioned
- Visa and Visa application fees
- All those not mentioned in “the price includes”