Hiking between Bosnia and Herzegovina
5-day hiking adventure on the mountains that form the border between Bosnia and Herzegovina. It includes 4 different mountains, sleeping at 3 different locations, all part of white trail of Via Dinarica, and offer the best and most diverse hiking options. From rocky highlands of Čvrsnica, to rocky peaks of Prenj to grasslands on Bjelanica, deep Rakitnica canyon, and the ridges of Visočica. All the trails are very beautiful and represent the best of each of the mountains. Yet, all of them are different from each other.
Day 1: Čvrsnica
Čvrsnica is one of the highest mountains in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Together with Prenj mountain it is called the Himalaya of Herzegovina. Todays hike is one of the most beautiful routes on the mountain. Climb the second highest peak Veliki Vilinac 2118 m asl, see the highest lake in Bosnia and Herzegovina Crvenjak at 2006 m asl, and the most famous rock in the country uplja stijena, or popularly known as Hajdučka vrata.
Day 2 and 3: Prenj
Prenj is one of the most beautiful mountains in Bosnia. So much that in Bosnian mountaineering community it's addressed as „Planet Prenj Spend two days climbing rocky peaks that rise from green valleys: the highest peak of the mountain Zelena glava 2155 m asl, and two more peaks in the zone-2000: Oti and Osobac, as well as a small, but stunning peak of Tara.
Day 4: Lukomir Highland Village
A trip to Lukomir highland village takes you through 2 other medieval villages, through one of the deepest canyons in Europe, over peaks, to UNESCO World Heritage site, to waterfalls, amazing viewpoints, 4 medieval necropoles in the most spectacular locations, crosses over the coldest mountain streams, makes you eat the freshest, tastiest traditional Bosnian food prepared by locals and made from local product grown just couple of meters away, you get to know the stories, history, legends, meet the locals and see the dragon of Umoljani. What more can you wish for in a single day?
The last stop, Lukomir village is a testament to old times. Village that lives the same life for more than 600 years, Bosnias highest and most isolated mountain village. The traditional lifestyles of the Bosnian highlanders are still practiced here, providing a unique window into the past.
On the edge of the village be treated with a breathtaking view of Rakitnica Canyon, which drops 800m below, as well as the neighboring mountains. This is where a traditional home-made lunch is prepared by our hosts.
Day 5: Ridges of Visočica
A Circular hike on one of the most beautiful ridges in Bosnian mountains. The hike that is very popular among locals, but tourists rarely visit it. Only the views on Rakitnica canyon would make this hike worthwhile, but it offers so much more. An amazing ridge, at least three different peaks to climb, spectacular views and one fantastic canyon to see.
Commences in:Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Country:Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
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