1984. SARAJEVO WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES
Sarajevo Olympic Tour will introduce you to the true beauty and abundance of the Bosnian nature…
City of Sarajevo is surrounded by mountains and remarkable green landscapes and forestry. Nature is rich with flora and fauna and heart-stopping viewpoints. The enchanting forests in the mountains surrounding Sarajevo are home to a variety of birds and wild animals too.
The Olympic mountains of Sarajevo are Bjelašnica, Trebević, Igman, and Jahorina. They gained worldwide popularity after the 1984 Olympics as some of the best skiing spots in the world. The infrastructure of the city and the mountains for the Olympics was so well structured that it was later proclaimed as the best organized Winter Olympic Games in history, by the International Olympic Committee.
Sarajevo Olympic Mount Trebevic
Trebevic, an oasis of peace and greenery in the vicinity of Sarajevo, is an important tourist and recreation center, both in summer and in winter. This olympic mountain is one of the favorite resorts of pre-war Sarajevo residents due to the lush flora is famous for the lungs of the city. Trebevic is a natural habitat for hundreds of species of trees, shrubs, herbaceous plants and a number of endemic species. During the Siege of Sarajevo, Trebević took on a darker role as its elevations proved ideal positions for besieging artillery and the mountain became a key fighting ground.
Sarajevo Olympic Mount Bjelašnica
Bjelašnica was home to most alpine ski competitions during the 1984 Olympics. Furthermore, it is a unique skiing phenomenon among all European Ski Centers. Covered in spacious skiing slopes for more than 6 months during a year, Bjelašnica is favored by many skiers from around the world.
Sarajevo Olympic Mount Igman and Mount Jahorina
On this tour you will also see the serene mount Igman, distanced only several minutes from the sharp mount Bjelašnica. On Igman, you will see the Veliko Polje Valley which hosted Nordic Events during the Olympics. After this you will see Malo Polje Valley which was host to Ski Jumping competitions during that time. Igman and Jahorina are also popular skiing resorts due to the advantageous geographical locations, remarkable skiing trails with abundant winter snow and mild slopes and favorable climate.
Also, at the end of the Sarajevo Olympic Tour, we will enjoy in tasty local lunch with traditional pie, salad, and yogurt all in the ambient of natural ambient of the Sarajevo mountains.
Sarajevo Olympic Tour Price: 35,00 € per person
*PLEASE NOTE that the prices are based on 3 person groups. For more information please contact us at email@example.com or phone number +387 62 143 144.
Olympic Sarajevo Tour Includes:
- Licensed tour guide
- Lunch in one of the restaurant on the mountain
- Transfer in a brand new 2018 AC van
- All taxes
- Meeting point: Personal pick-ups, drop offs
- Discount for larger groups
Duration of the tour: 3 h