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Historic Sites in Bosnia

History Hit

24 Nov 2020

When it comes to travel inspiration, there’s little doubt that the Bosnian cultural places provide endless possibilities with famous locations such as Vranduk, Badanj Cave and Mogorjelo being among the most popular to visit. Other prominent sites to visit usually include Blagaj, Blagaj Fortress and Blidinje Nature Park, which are all fascinating in their own right. We’ve put together an expert guide to the Bosnian historical sites with our top places to visit as well as a full list of Bosnian historical sites which shouldn’t be ignored if you have the time.

What are the best Historic Sites in Bosnia?

1. Vranduk

Vranduk in Bosnia and Herzegovina is a picturesque town best known for its medieval castle. Located approximately 10km north of Zenica, numerous preserved travelogues and manuscripts describe Vranduk as one of the most interesting, the most intriguing and the most resilient parts of Bosnia.

The medieval Vranduk Castle sits on a hill above the Bosna river and once served as the residence of King Stjepan Tomas, who ruled Bosnia in the mid-fifteenth century AD. There are several other interesting attractions in the town including the Ottoman-period Fatih Sultan Mosque.

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