East meets West (Mostar & Blagaj)

Best time to travel: March - November
Highlights: Old Bridge, Dervish house, Buna River spring
Duration: Full Day 7 hrs
Type of travel: History & Culture

Spend a day discovering the historical, cultural and natural attractions of  Bosnia & Herzegovina. Meet your private chauffeur in the morning and depart towards Herzegovina.

Mostar is the melting pot of the Balkans, home to cultures influenced by the West and the East making it the perfect introduction to the rich history of the region. Enjoy a private guided tour of the old town of Mostar, including a visit to the UNESCO protected Old Bridge. Stroll the medieval cobble stone streets admiring traditional craft shops and restaurants serving popular Bosnian specialties. Be sure to indulge in the local ritual of drinking Turkish coffee and savor at least one delicious dish such as Ćevapčići or a sweet treat like Baklava.

Continue with your chauffeur to nearby Blagaj, the former capital of Herzegovina back in the Middle Ages. This area is home to fascinating history with traces of human life stretching all the way to prehistoric times. Blagaj is also home to the source of Buna, the largest karst spring in Europe. Next to the source, a 16th century Dervish house – Tekke is still one of the most mystical places as well as one of the most important cultural and historical monuments in all of Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Contact us to plan your private day tour exploring Bosnia & Herzegovina!

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