10 Reasons to Visit Sarajevo

When to Visit



This is the month when Sarajevo remembers the XIV Winter Olympic Games, which were held in Bosnia and Herzegovina's capital city (February 8-19, 1984). More




Sarajevo Stories

Mount Igman

Mount Igman

Mount Igman occupies the northeastern section of Bjelašnica’s 30-km-long high plateau. More

  1. There are many cities called Saraj in this world…, but this fortified Bosnian city of Sarajevo is the most advanced, most beautiful and most lively of them all.

    Evlija Čelebi, 17th century Ottoman traveler
  2. A city that was once a symbol of war and destruction has become a place where diversity no longer represents a threat but a sign of richness and opportunity. The Jerusalem of Europe represents a crossroads of cultures, nations and religions, a status which requires the building of new bridges, while also maintaining and restoring older ones.

    Pope Francis

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