If you only have one day in Sarajevo, the Grand Walking Tour by Sarajevo Insider City Tours and Excursions is a perfect way to explore the city’s rich history and culture.
The tour begins in our office located next to the Latin bridge (Sarajevo’s Old Town), where you will meet your guide and start your journey through the city’s winding streets. You’ll learn about the city’s Ottoman heritage and see historic buildings such as the Gazi Husrev-bey Mosque and the Morića Han caravanserai.
As you make your way through the city, we will also discover Sarajevo’s Austro-Hungarian legacy, including the stunning City Hall and the Vijećnica National Library, which was destroyed during the war and beautifully restored in 2014.
One of the tour’s highlights is a visit to the Latin Bridge, where Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated in 1914, an event that triggered World War I. Your guide will explain the significance of the bridge and the assassination and its impact on Sarajevo and the world.
The Sarajevo Grand Walking Tour also takes you to some of the city’s most beautiful parks, such as At Mejdan, where you can take a break from the city’s hustle and bustle and enjoy the greenery.
Throughout the tour, your guide will share fascinating stories and insights into Sarajevo’s history, culture, and daily life.
By the end of the Grand Walking Tour, you’ll have a deep appreciation for the city’s beauty and complexity. You’ll understand why Sarajevo is known as the “Jerusalem of Europe,” a place where different cultures and religions coexist and thrive.
So, if you’re planning a trip to Sarajevo, make sure to book the Grand Walking Tour with Sarajevo Insider City Tours and Excursions. It’s a perfect way to spend a day in this amazing city.