Discover why Sarajevo is called a European Jerusalem

Sarajevo is very proud of its centuries-old multiculturality, which is due to the fact that Christians (Orthodox and Catholics), Muslims and Jews... have been living here with one another for ages.


This well-established coexistence in Sarajevo has led to a unique, rich and enchanting mix of cultures which acts very much like a powerful magnet, attracting visitors from all corners of the globe.

During an easy ten-minute stroll through the center of town, you’ll see Orthodox and Catholic churches, mosques and synagogues, and you’ll discover firsthand why many call Sarajevo a European Jerusalem and why this city serves as a model of coexistence for Europe.

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