Explore Mostar Walking Tour
Mostar Walking Tour : Explore Mostar and learn about Bosnian culture and tradition. You will be amazed by the beauty and culture of this captivating city.
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- Vacation Style Holiday TypeGuided Tours, History
- Activity Level Moderate
- Group Size Medium Group
Explore Bosnia-Herzegovina’s most beautiful city and learn about Bosnian culture and tradition, soak up the natural scenery and find peace walking in the narrow cobbled streets.
Meet your local guide and visit of the Old Town of Mostar in a walking tour.
Learn about the history and culture of the region, starting with the early civilizations inhabiting these regions, through different periods, including the Ilirian Tribes, Romans, Bosnian Medieval Kingdom, Ottomans, Austro-Hungarian, and modern times, including the demise of Yugoslavia.
Follow your guide and see the Kujundžiluk (old bazaar), the street leading to the old town, with shops of traditional artisans displaying unique timeless works of art.
Continuing down the cobbled street, we reach the Old Bridge, the iconic symbol of Mostar, built more than 500 years ago.
Guide will lead you to a plateau under the Old Bridge, giving you the best possible perspective on the marvelous feat of 15. century Ottoman Architecture.
While you listen to your guide telling you stores about how the bridge was built, destroyed and rebuilt, you can admire the bravery of young Mostari diving in the cold water of the emerald river.
Later, and only if you choose to do so, you can reward the young divers for their bravery with a few coins according to a local custom.
The last stop on the tour is a visit to Leathersmiths Mosque, special in many ways.
After this, you say farewell to your guide as he gives a recommendation on what to do in your free time.
- Guided tour of Old Town of Mostar with a professional English speaking guide
- Visiting the Old Bridge of Mostar
- A walk through the old Bazaar
- Guided visit to one of the mosques in Mostar
- Excellent value for money
- Insider tips
The following is not included in the price of the tour.
- Travel insurance and other emergencies
- Visa fees and entry clearing fees
- Liquors, beers and bottled beverages
- Photography accessories like cameras etc.
- Personal expenses
- Money for souvenirs
Best to use sports or summer hiking shoes as the terrain in some places might be a bit rough.
Most of our guests come wearing flip-flops so I guess that works well too.
Official currency of Bosnia Herzegovina is Convertible Mark (KM) .
Exchange rates (estimate) :
1 AUD=1.3 KM
1 EUR=1.95 KM
1 KM= 3.8 HRK
For exact daily exchange rates please check the following website.
First of all, we advise to exchange money and get Bosnian currency before your trip to Mostar. That is not required as you have plenty of ATM’s and banks in Mostar where you can draw or exchange money, but will save you time and hassle.
Now, how much money you would need, well that depends on your life style but we can tell you the prices of basic goods and services.
An average meal costs 10.00 KM. If you get some sides and desert it might get add up to 20.00 KM
Beverage prices range from 2.00 KM for bottled water to 5.00 KM for 500ml draught beer.
When it comes to souvenirs, you can get those cheap fridge magnets for 2-4 KM. Copper jewelry costs around 10-15 KM per item.
If you want a painting or something more special and original, it can set you back 200 KM or more, depending on what you choose.
- Bottle of water
- Pocket Money
- Sun protection