Visegrad, Andricgrad and Drvengrad tour from Sarajevo
Visegrad, Andricgrad and Drvengrad tour from Sarajevo is a full day daily tour that includes visit to interesting places in eastern part of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Višegrad and Andrićgrad) and Serbia (Drvengrad). Višegrad is a lovely small town located in the valley of the Drina, in the hilly slopes gently rising high into the mountains where you will see popular Old Stone Bridge, the endowment of Grand Vizier Mehmed Pasha Sokolovic. Just nearby this famous bridge is another tourist attraction – Andricgrad (Andrictown) also known as Kamengrad (Stonetown) which is a project of a famous film director Emir Kusturica, inspired with work and character of famous Bosnian writer, nobel prize winner, Ivo Andric. Et the end we will visit beautiful ethno village Drvengrad. To pass the border You need passport.
per adult from
10 to 12 hours
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Fuel surcharge
- Air-conditioned vehicle
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks
- Entrance fees for the attractions
- Entry/Admission - Šargan Eight
- Entry/Admission - Drvengrad - Mećavnik
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Meet Bosnia Travel, Gazi Husrev Begova 75 Crossroad of Mula Mustafe Baseskije and Logavina Streets, Sarajevo 71000 Bosnia and Herzegovina
The starting time is 8:00 a.m. usually in front of Meet Bosnia Agency at the Gazi Husrev Begova 75, but can be arranged from elsewhere, if requested. After a small introduction and giving to our guest complimentary bottles of water, and we start the tour.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic Bridge, Palih boraca 6, Visegrad 73240 Bosnia and Herzegovina
The Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge is a historic bridge in Višegrad, over the Drina River in eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina. It was completed in 1577 by the Ottoman court architect Mimar Sinan on the order of the Grand Vizier Mehmed Paša Sokolović. UNESCO included the bridge in its 2007 World Heritage List.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Andricgrad, Visegrad Bosnia and Herzegovina
Andrićgrad is located near the Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and stretches from the bridge up to the confluence of the Rzav River. After Drvengrad (English: Woodentown), this is the second village Kusturica created from scratch. Andrićgrad is to be used as a location for Kusturica's new film Na Drini ćuprija, based on the novel The Bridge on the Drina by Nobel Prize for Literature laureate Ivo Andrić.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Nature Park Mokra Gora, Mokra Gora Serbia
Mokra Gora is a valley in western Serbia, which nestles between the mountains of Tara and Zlatibor. Connected to it is the Šargan Pass, which to the north comprises a natural link with Zborište, Tara’s highest peak, and to the south connects with Zlatibor. The Šargan - Mokra Gora nature park is 10,813 hectares in size.
Pass By: Drina River House, River Drina, Bajina Basta Serbia
Enjoy wanderful views of Mokra Gora National Park in Serbia under the east foothills of Tara Mountain.
Stop At: Šargan Eight, Mokra Gora, Serbia
Today the areas of Šargan and Mokra Gora are best known for the Šarganska Eight, a narrow-gauge railway, famous for the impressive engineering that enables it to climb rapidly over a short distance. Alongside the track there are a number of exhibits – old locomotives and wagons which are preserved as examples of the engineering of yesteryear – making this a unique open-air museum. Ride with train (ticket) is not included in price of tour but this is optional part of the program. Guests could decide on the spot if they want to join train ride or not.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Drvengrad - Mećavnik, Lotika d.o.o, 31243, Mokra Gora, Serbia
Another great attraction is the Drvengrad (‘Wooden Town’) ethnic village built on the hill of Mećavnik on the initiative of the famous Serbian filmmaker Emir Kusturica. Authentic log cabins from the region were transported to the location and used in the construction of the village, The oldest of these cabins dates back 90 years. Once brought to the site they were placed on high stone bases, with cellars specially built with hillside terrain in mind. In terms of its urban form and structure Drvengrad is somewhere between a village and a town or ethnic village. Guests usually take free time for lunch here.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Dobrun Monastery, Unnamed Road, Dobrun, Serbia
Dobrun Monastery, built in 1343, is one of the oldest monasteries in the country. Located in the picturesque mountainous region close to the city of Višegrad
Duration: 20 minutes
Departure Point :Meet Bosnia Travel, Gazi Husrev begova 75 at crossroad of Mula Mustafa Baseskija and BA, Gazi Husrev-begova, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Traveler pickup is offered
We start tour from our agency or we organise hotel pick up in case that guests stay out of the old town of Sarajevo area.
Departure Time :8:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.