HIKING | Full Day | 53€ | A one-day hiking trip to the most beautiful viewpoints of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The mountain plateaus at almost 1.700 metres, primeval forest Perucica and the wonderful glacier Lake Trnovacko in Montenegro. Those are just some highlights of this fascinating hiking trip through Sutjeska National Park.
Accompanied by an experienced mountain guide, you can not only experience nature up close, but also learn many interesting details about the places you pass.
If you intend to spend a day free from hustle and bustle and want explore Bosnian wild nature in less demanding way, we recommend to start with this one-day easy hike.
Meeting point for the day-trip to Sutjeska National Park is behind tram station at Pigeon square (Bascarsija) at 8:00 AM. Behind tram station there is a small white fountain and next to it is a taxi stand, where vehicle with Green Visions sign will wait for you.
After an exciting two-hour drive from Sarajevo, we enter the National Park Sutjeska and arrive to the 1.200 metres deep canyon of Sutjeska River. During this trip, we will going up towards Dragoš Saddle (Dragoš Sedlo), the viewpoint at 1.306m overlooking the main waterfall at the locality - the Skakavac waterfall deep in Perucica’s valley. We will walk around the thick primeval forest Perucica that hides a number of endemic and rare species. From here we are hiking on to Prijevor - the mountain plateau at 1.668 meters above sea level, one of the most beautiful viewpoints in the National Park Sutjeska. Great place to take a picture of the mountains Maglic, Zelengora and Volujak which will tower around us.
At the edge of the primeval forest Perucica we descend towards the Glacier Lake Trnovacko in Montenegro, which is set at 1.500 meters surrounded by impressive mountain peaks of Maglic, Bioč and Volujak. Trnovačko Lake is just over an hour and a half walk away from Prijevor plateau. Depending on the weather, there is a possibility for swimming (only for the very fit). The lake is an ideal place for having lunch, relax and enjoy the serenity of the Bosnian mountains.
After lunch we are going back to Sarajevo, enjoying the beautiful colors of the sunset above Zelengora and Maglic, Bosnia’s highest mountain peaks. Return to Sarajevo around 19:00 PM.
Departure days 2019: every Wednesday & Sunday
Price: 53 € per person
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You need to bring:
Hiking boots or sturdy walking shoes are recommended, a day pack, 1 liter of water, rain gear, fleece, sun hat and camera. Bring swimming gear in case you want to swim.