30 days in Bosnia and Herzegovina Itinerary

30 days in Bosnia and Herzegovina Itinerary

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30 days in Bosnia and Herzegovina Itinerary

Start: Barcelona
Fly:  7​h
1
Sarajevo
— 10 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Banja Luka
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Mostar
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Trebinje
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Foca
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Barcelona

10
nights
Sarajevo

Sarajevo ©
Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Sarajevo is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Bascarsija, examine the collection at War Childhood Museum, make a trip to Vijećnica, and go all around town with City Tours.

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Barcelona, Spain to Sarajevo is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Barcelona in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Sarajevo, with lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Banja Luka.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Vrelo Bosne
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Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Sarajevo War Tunnel ©
Sarajevo War Tunnel
Galerija 11/07/95 ©
Galerija 11/07/95

4
nights
Banja Luka

Banja Luka ©
Banja Luka, ) or Banjaluka is the largest city and the de facto capital of the Republika Srpska entity and second largest city in Bosnia and Herzegovina after the capital Sarajevo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Banja Luka: National Park Kozara (in Prijedor), Bliha Waterfall (in Sanski-Most) and Jajce (Pliva Waterfall & Pliva Lakes). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Vrbas River, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Banja Luka, admire the sheer force of Krupa Water Falls, and take in the exciting artwork at Republika Srpska Art Gallery.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Banja Luka using our trip planner.

You can drive from Sarajevo to Banja Luka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Banja Luka can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Mostar.

Things to do in Banja Luka

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Jajce, National Park Kozara, Bliha Waterfall, Old Town Kljuc
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Pliva Lakes ©
Pliva Lakes
Pliva Waterfall ©
Pliva Waterfall
National Park Kozara ©
National Park Kozara

8
nights
Mostar

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Get out of town with these interesting Mostar side-trips: Medjugorje (Apparition Hill & il Monte Della Croce) and Kravica (in Studenci). There's still lots to do: take in the views from Old Bridge (Stari Most), hunt for treasures at Old Bazar Kujundziluk, get engrossed in the history at Museum of War and Genocide Victims 1992-1995, and contemplate the waterfront views at Jablanicas Lake.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Mostar day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Banja Luka to Mostar takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Banja Luka in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Mostar, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Trebinje.

Things to do in Mostar

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Medjugorje, Blagaj tekija, Kravica
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Old Bridge (Stari Most) ©
Old Bridge (Stari Most)
Kravica ©
Kravica

4
nights
Trebinje

Trebinje ©
Trebinje is the southernmost municipality and city in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Change things up with a short trip to Vjetrenica in Zavala (about 1h 05 min away). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tvrdoš Monastery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Temple of Holy Transfiguration of Our Lord, contemplate the waterfront views at Trebisnjica River, and learn about winemaking at Vukoje Cellars.

For topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Trebinje trip app .

Drive from Mostar to Trebinje in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Mostar in August: highs in Trebinje hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Foca.

Things to do in Trebinje

Historic Sites Shopping Wineries

Side Trip

Vjetrenica
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Tvrdoš Monastery ©
Tvrdoš Monastery
Hercegovacka Gracanica ©
Hercegovacka Gracanica
Trebisnjica River ©
Trebisnjica River

3
nights
Foca

On the 20th (Thu), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then make a trip to Pjescane Piramide Foca. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Tjentiste War Memorial and then take in the awesome beauty at Maglić.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Foca trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Trebinje to Foca in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Trebinje in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Foca, with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Foca

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trips

Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge, Tjentiste War Memorial
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River Rafting & Tubing
Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge ©
Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge
Maglić ©
Maglić

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