Fall of Yugoslavia, Sarajevo siege tour is the best tour that Meet Bosnia Travel agency offers. With our professional Sarajevo local guide you will be able to understand the rich history of this city and country in the last hundred years.
The facts presented in this tour in Sarajevo, are delivered from an intellectual perspective, greatly insightful if you want to learn about what it was like to live in the former Yugoslavia and to have been affected by the war, as well as the big picture of events.
On this tour You will hear the stories about life in besieged city. Sarajevo siege lasted 1425 days. Sarajevo siege brought life without electricity, gas or water. Starting from best view of the city You will have a small introduction to geographical area of Sarajevo. Guide will talk about how it was to live in the city without electricity, food or water. Schools were working but not the same way as today.
You will be taken through the street known as Sniper Alley, and in the war-tunnel You will watch the original war videos made during Sarajevo siege. You will pass through 25 meter of the original Tunnel of Hope. Visit one of the main bases of Karadžić on this tour.
Three times Sarajevo was the center of the world in the last hundred years; first time in 1914 when the Assassination that caused the First World War happened in Sarajevo; second time in 1984 when Sarajevo hosted XIV Winter Olympic Games in communist Yugoslavia, just 8 years later Sarajevo and Bosnia and Herzegovina the war happened. Sarajevo became a city under the longest siege in the modern history thus becoming the center of the world for the third time.
Visit market place Markale, Memorial for children killed in Sarajevo. On this tour You will get an answer, why in Sarajevo there is so many cemeteries. You will visit Kovači, resting place of many Sarajevo defenders. On the way to Tunnel of Hope we will drive You through Sniper Alley, and Grbavica neighborhood – last place where You would want to live during the siege.
After famous bob sleigh track located on mountain Trebević, Fall of Yugoslavia, Sarajevo Under the siege tour finishes on place from where Sarajevo was shelled.
Yellow fortress, City hall – Defenders cemetery – Olympic stadium Kosevo – Olympic hall Zetra – Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo grave – St. Vitus heros chappel – Sniper Alley – Hotel Holiday Inn – Old Yugoslav military barrack – Sarajevo Roses – Cellist of Sarajevo – Tunnel of Hope – bob sleigh track – frontlines – one of main headquarters of Bosnian Serbs during the siege – Sarajevo local guide.
During the tour we ntering in Republic of Srpska and Sarajevo local guide is showing you border between two entities in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Years ago war zone, today two different economic areas.
Fall of Yugoslavia, Sarajevo siege tour tells story about tragic love of most popular couple in Sarajevo under the siege. Story that will be told by our guide will bring tears on Your face. Listen about cellist that was playing cello all around surrounded city. Explore how it was hard to hide from bullets in small town. Explore only gate of Sarajevo during siege and listen about Sarajevo roses.
|Days||Every day at 10:00 and 14:00|
|Departure||Every day at 10.00 and 14:00|
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