Fall of Yugoslavia, Sarajevo War Tour with Tunnel of Hope Museum and Frontlines


4 hours
Free cancellation
1 - 8
Mobile ticket

Overview

From the stories of our experienced Sarajevo local guides, you will be able to understand better the rich and sometimes violent history of this city and the whole Balkan region. Fall of Yugoslavia, Sarajevo Siege Tour, is the most popular tour provided by Meet Bosnia Travel agency. Learn about the last century of Sarajevo’s history from a local licensed a guide and hear stories about the life in Yugoslavia and Siege of Sarajevo. Visit Sniper Alley and the War Tunnel, Yellow Fortress, City Hall of Sarajevo, the Defenders’ Cemetery, Olympic Stadium Kosevo, and many more.Hotel pick-up available if required. The facts presented in this war tour are delivered from an intellectual perspective, greatly insightful if you want to learn about what it was like to live in the former Yugoslavia and to have been affected by the war, as well as the big picture of these tragic events.

Description

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: The Yellow Fortress, Sarajevo 71000 Bosnia and Herzegovina

On this spot we will see the most beautiful panorama of Sarajevo while the tour guide introduces the tour and the Sarajevo Siege. Visible from the fortress is an important defenders' cemetery.

Duration: 25 minutes

Pass By: Asim Ferhatovic Hase Stadium, Patriotske Lige 35, Sarajevo 71000 Bosnia and Herzegovina

We drive around the Olympic Complex, see the destroyed children's hospital and the grave of Sarajevo Romeo and Juliet

Pass By: Mezarje Stadion, Patriotske lige Close to Olympic Stadium, Sarajevo 71000 Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Stadium Cemetery

Stop At: Sarajevo War Tunnel, Tuneli 1 Ilidža - Donji Kotorac, Sarajevo 71210 Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Tunnel served as the only entrance to Sarajevo during the four years long Siege. It was 800 meters long and was the only connection of the surrounded city with the rest of the world. Today it is functioning as a museum.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Sniper Alley, Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina

We are going to pass through Sniper Alley - the most dangerous street in Sarajevo where snipers were shooting every day. You are going to see many buildings from the Yugoslav period still affected by the war.

Pass By: Mausoleum of Princip Gavrilo, Patriotske lige, Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina

We will pass by the Chappel of Gavrilo Princip - the person who assassinated the archduke Franz Ferdinand.

Stop At: Trebević Vidikovac, RCQX+XX9, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina

We will take you to the point on Trebević Mountain where you will have most beuatiful panoramic view of Sarajevo.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Sarajevo Olympic Bobsleigh and Luge Track, Apelova Cesta, Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo Olympic Bobsleigh and Luge Track is the biggest attraction of Trebević Mountain and one of the biggest attractions of Sarajevo Winter Olympic Games from 1984.


Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Hotel Holiday, Zmaja od Bosne 4, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Previously known as the Hotel Holiday Inn, it served as the main location for journalists and visiting UN peacekeepers during the siege of Sarajevo. The four kilometers long street is known as the Sniper alley.

Inclusions

  • Professional local guide
  • Hotel pick-up
  • Car carriage
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - The Yellow Fortress

Exclusions

  • Entrance fee to Tunnel Museum - for students 5 BAM (with ID), for adults 10 BAM
  • Hotel drop off
  • Food and beverages (except water)
  • Entry/Admission - Sarajevo War Tunnel

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

N2911UHhamzah
May 2022

Mr Aid is very knowledgeable and English speaking Tour Guide, he was very helpful and patience with the kids, 5 Stars

antoniomX167DV
April 2022

Great day full of interesting history and great views. The guide Aid was really knowledgeable and easy going. Very recommended!

MWB-AZ_Traveler
May 2022

My wife and I did both the city walking tour in the morning and then signed up for the war tour in the afternoon. Edin, the owner, led our morning tour. He was terrific. Knowledgeable, articulate and very friendly. A great tour and Edin and his team are super. Armene led our war tour in the after...

yangyifan5558
April 2022

The tour guide Aid gave us a private tour into the history of Sarajevo’s siege and the civil wars in Yugoslavia. The tour was full of detailed histories as well as Aid’s own experiences of sufferings related to the war. It’s not only a guided tour, but also an immersive history class with deep em...

france1226
April 2022

From the walking tour to the fall of yugoslavia tour was amazing. Our tour guide Aid did an amazing job to explain and give us a walk through on the diversed culture of Bosnia. Its really an enjoyable experience for the group. Thank you Meet Bosnia team!!

Ruaraidh_G
April 2022

Great tour with an informative and passionate host. Great insight into Sarajevos short and long history. Would thoroughly recommend.

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