Type: Event Venue
Jahorina Olympic Center is in charge of the ski lanes on Mount Jahorina, which is about 30 kilometers southeast of Sarajevo.
While Jahorina was a popular destination for winter sports enthusiasts even before the XIV Winter Olympic Games, this ski center experienced rapid development in the years leading up to the 1984 WOG.
The mountain’s infrastructure is top notch and it’s definitely the most popular ski center around Sarajevo.
Jahorina Olympic Center has 20 ski trails for Alpine skiing of different degree of slope difficulty and total length of 45km. Several ski trails have artificial snow making systems, thus facilitating ski trails maintenance and enabling longer skiing season.
Visitors can use a total of 11 skier transport means with a capacity of 17,000 skiers per hour, as well as a night skiing trail.
Hence, visitors of Jahorina, skiers and snowboarders can use a gondola lift, three six-seat chairlifts, one two-seat chairlift, one anchor ski-lift on Poljice, two ski-lifts and three skiing conveyor belts.
The youngest skiers can use two ski-play kindergartens with skiing conveyor belt, snow tubing line and many other fun activities.
A Nordic skiing center – Dvorišta is also located in Jahorina and has 10km of trails.
During the summer months, Jahorina features several courts for mini football and basketball and it’s possible to rent bicycles that are suitable for mountain biking.