On this trip to Herzegovina be prepared for amazing mountain sights. The first stop is in Konjic, there you can enjoy your bosnian coffee while looking over the Neretva river. Next up is Mostar, get a tour of the old town and the old bridge (Start Most) and learn about the historical events that took place there. The last stop is in Blagaj, situated at the spring of the Buna river and is known for the famous Dervish house. This trip has it all!
The day trip starts in the morning, 8 am. The meeting point can be upon request, either from the tour agency or from your hotel. Feel free to make your own request. The guide will give you a short introduction of the tour, and you can sit comfortably in your seat, and enjoy the veiw. Driving over the mountains, you will be shown almost the exact line betwen Bosnia and Herzegovina. Also, depending which time of the year you take a tour, you will be fascinated by the nature. Every season has its own color.
Your first stop is Konjic, a small town known for its wood carving. The beautiful surrounding nature will host you for the Bosnian coffee break right beside a green Neretva river. After that, head to Mostar, enjoying the viww on Jablanicko lake, and amazing nature. For those interested in communism, go to Jablanica to see a piece of history where you see a ruined old train bridge which is a witness of the Battle of the Neretva, also known as the Battle for the Wounded. Mostar will wait for you with its warm climate, unique beauty and amazing history.
Your guide will take you on Mostar Old town sightseeing, to show you the Unesco Heritage monument, a worldwide famous Old Bridge, and you will hear all the legends and stories about this amazing example of Ottoman architecture from the 16th century. You will also get an opportunity to see a short video in a local gallery about the bridge destruction in '93, and witness human horror. Bridges are used to connect people and this one was destroyed to separate people. After this tour through Mostar, your guide will suggest you to have lunch either in Mostar’s local restaurants, or to go to Blagaj. Blagaj is where Buna river is, the strongest river source in this part of Europe and is also known for the fish restaurants. An authentic Ottoman town from 16 century is the next stop. Its amazing architecture and location will surely excite you. Return back home.