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Sarajevo: City Highlights Urban Hike

Activity provider: .Cheyf Reisen

Sarajevo: City Highlights Urban Hike

Activity provider: .Cheyf Reisen

From US$ 44.06 per person

Dive deep into the residential 'mahalas' and wander around these charming neighborhoods on a guided tour of Sarajevo. Stroll through the city, passing historical mosques, and into the nearby forest.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
German, English, Croatian
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore authentic Sarajevo neigbourhoods
  • Learn how people used to live in Ottoman times are how people live now
  • Marvel at the beautiful city views of Sarajevo
  • Hear exciting stories about multiculturalism, diversity, and solidarity
Full description
Let’s start our hike at the cathedral in the city center – the typical meet-up spot for locals. Before we leave for the Mahalas, we can tell you the first exciting facts about this city, the Jerusalem of the Balkans. These typical Sarajevo neighbourhoods, with their residential buildings clinging to the surrounding mountains and telling exciting stories of multiculturalism, diversity, and solidarity! So our urban hike takes us through these neighbourhoods, to the outskirts, where people grow their herbs and vegetables in their own vegetable gardens, and up to Café 105, a place very important to Sarajevo’s history. There, we enjoy a traditional Bosnian beverage, share our impressions of the first part of our hike, and take photos. Because the view of Sarajevo from up there is unrivalled! We resume our descent, but not before stopping for a few more great views of Sarajevo and the surrounding villages – and who knows, maybe we’ll even see a few sheep or goats on the way back? We finish our hike at the Mahala Sedrenik with a traditional Bosnian meal and rakija tasting – if you want! The lunch is optional. Afterwards, a taxi will take you back to your accommodation or you can hike back down to the cathedral with your guide.
Includes
  • certified English- or German-speaking tour guide
  • Gratuities | Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meet outside of Sacred Heart Cathedral.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Reusable water bottle

Know before you go

  • 4 to 5 hours hiking time, optional: typical Bosnian lunch afterwards | ca. 5 kilometers

Product ID: 425398