42 days in Bosnia and Herzegovina Itinerary

42 days in Bosnia and Herzegovina Itinerary

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Mostar
— 7 nights
2
Trebinje
— 4 nights
3
Foca
— 2 nights
4
Visegrad
— 1 night
5
Tuzla
— 2 nights
6
Banja Luka
— 4 nights
7
Jajce
— 2 nights
8
Travnik
— 1 night
9
Sarajevo
— 17 nights

7
nights
Mostar

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Explore Mostar's surroundings by going to Kravica (in Studenci), Roman Villa Mogorjelo Archaeological Site (in Capljina) and Medjugorje (Apparition Hill, il Monte Della Croce, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Old Bridge (Stari Most), make a trip to Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar, get engrossed in the history at Bosnaseum, and pause for some photo ops at Crooked Bridge (Kriva Cuprija).

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Mostar trip builder app.

Toronto, Canada to Mostar is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Traveling from Toronto in August, you will find days in Mostar are a bit warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to Trebinje.

Things to do in Mostar

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Medjugorje, Kravica, Roman Villa Mogorjelo Archaeological Site, Andrija Wine Cellars, Blagaj tekija
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Kravica ©
Kravica
il Monte Della Croce ©
il Monte Della Croce
Apparition Hill ©
Apparition Hill

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 1 hour away). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Trebisnjica River, deepen your knowledge of military history at Fort Strac (Tvrdava Strac), take in the spiritual surroundings of Tvrdoš Monastery, and admire the landmark architecture of Gates-Tunnel.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Trebinje online route planner.

You can drive from Mostar to Trebinje in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Mostar in August, plan for slightly colder days in Trebinje, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Foca.

Things to do in Trebinje

Historic Sites · Wineries · Nature

Side Trip

Vjetrenica
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Tvrdoš Monastery ©
Tvrdoš Monastery
Vjetrenica ©
Vjetrenica
Trebisnjica River ©
Trebisnjica River

2
nights
Foca

Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): make a trip to Pjescane Piramide Foca and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maglić and then pause for some photo ops at Tjentiste War Memorial.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Foca travel route app.

You can drive from Trebinje to Foca in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Trebinje in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Foca, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Visegrad.

Things to do in Foca

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

Tjentiste War Memorial
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River Rafting & Tubing
Maglić ©
Maglić
Pjescane Piramide Foca ©
Pjescane Piramide Foca

1
night
Visegrad

Visegrad ©
Višegrad is a town in eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina resting at the confluence of the Drina and the Rzav river, in the synonymous municipality in Republika Srpska entity. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): visit Andricgrad and then steep yourself in history at Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Visegrad trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Foca to Visegrad takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Visegrad can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Tuzla.

Things to do in Visegrad

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Andricgrad ©
Andricgrad
Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge ©
Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge

2
nights
Tuzla

Tuzla ©
Tuzla is a city in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): walk around Slana Banja, then get outside with Panonsko Jezero, and then go for a walk through Trg Slobode. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lovnica Monastery, then view the masterpieces at Medunarodna Galerija Portreta, and then don't miss a visit to Srebrenik Fortress.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Tuzla trip planning website.

Getting from Visegrad to Tuzla by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Banja Luka.

Things to do in Tuzla

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Srebrenik Fortress, Lovnica Monastery
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Panonsko Jezero ©
Panonsko Jezero
Slana Banja ©
Slana Banja
Medunarodna Galerija Portreta ©
Medunarodna Galerija Portreta

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. Venture out of the city with trips to National Park Kozara (in Prijedor) and Old Town Kljuc (in Kljuc). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Vrbas River, admire the sheer force of Krupa Water Falls, view the masterpieces at Republika Srpska Art Gallery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sv. Bonaventure Catholic Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Banja Luka planning app.

You can drive from Tuzla to Banja Luka in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. September in Banja Luka sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Jajce.

Things to do in Banja Luka

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

National Park Kozara, Old Town Kljuc
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National Park Kozara ©
National Park Kozara
Vrbas River ©
Vrbas River
Krupa Water Falls ©
Krupa Water Falls

2
nights
Jajce

Jajce ©
Jajce is a town and municipality located in the central part of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in the Bosanska Krajina region. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): make a trip to Watermills, don't miss a visit to Fortress of Jajce, then admire the sheer force of Pliva Waterfall, and finally examine the collection at AVNOJ museum. On the next day, delve into the distant past at Temple of Mithras, explore the activities along Pliva Lakes, then contemplate the long history of Catacomb of Jajce, and finally examine the collection at Etnographic Museum.

To see traveler tips and tourist information, go to the Jajce trip planner.

You can drive from Banja Luka to Jajce in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Banja Luka in September, expect little chillier with lows of 9°C in Jajce. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Travnik.

Things to do in Jajce

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature
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AVNOJ museum ©
AVNOJ museum
Pliva Lakes ©
Pliva Lakes
Pliva Waterfall ©
Pliva Waterfall

1
night
Travnik

Travnik ©
Travnik is a town and municipality in central Bosnia and Herzegovina, 90km west of Sarajevo. On the 15th (Tue), examine the collection at Museum Birth House of Nobel Prize Winner Ivo Andric, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sarena Dzamija, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vlasic Mountain.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Travnik trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jajce to Travnik takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Travnik

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Vlasic Mountain
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Vlasic Mountain ©
Vlasic Mountain

17
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.
Explore Sarajevo's surroundings by going to Bijambare Cave (in Ilijas), Visoko (Bosnian Pyramid Of The Sun Park, Serefuddin dzamija - Bijela Dzamija, &more) and Franciscan monastery Kraljeva Sutjeska (in Kakanj). On the 18th (Fri), spend a day ambling around Vrelo Bosne. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Sarajevo War Tunnel, get engrossed in the history at Museum Of Crimes Against Humanity And Genocide 1992-1995, deepen your understanding of the past and present with a heritage tour, and see the interesting displays at Galerija 11/07/95.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sarajevo trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Travnik to Sarajevo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Visoko, Sarajevo Canton, Fojnica, Bijambare Cave, Roman Bridge
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Sarajevo War Tunnel ©
Sarajevo War Tunnel
Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Galerija 11/07/95 ©
Galerija 11/07/95

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