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Sebilj Brunnen (Fountain)

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Address: Bascarsija square, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Sebilj is the most important thing to see in Sarajevo

Sebil somehow represents Sarajevo so it is very important. It stands in the middle of Bascarsija so you can't miss it if you are there. I was there in July and there was A LOT of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Sebil somehow represents Sarajevo so it is very important. It stands in the middle of Bascarsija so you can't miss it if you are there. I was there in July and there was A LOT of people in Bascarsija all the time but it was possible to take picture in front of Sebilj (alone).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

A visit to Sarajevo must include seeing this fountain. It is where the market is. One must imagine the trade that went on here for centuries. Since it is in the middle of the Old Town, you will not miss it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This would have to be the symbol of Sarajevo! If you don't see it when you go, then you're missing something! People feed the pigeons and stop to have their photos taken, always busy! Of a night time it is very pretty! Make sure you stop by when in Sarajevo!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I just love love love Sarajevo with all my heart & Bascarsija Fountain is such a symbol of the city. It's right where the Turkish "old town" area starts, with it's cobblestone streets & trinket shops. I had Turkish Coffee right next to the fountain & just watched the people go by. Many people feed the pigeons, & there are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

A symbolic heart of old Sarajevo, not so much the fountain but the people that gather around it. A great spot to sit back, relax, risk that dark, deadly brew that masquerades as coffee here and engage with the fascinating locals and their tales both happy and sad.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Very interesting and rarely seen wooden fountain located at Baščaršija square. A place where many tourists stop by to take pictures.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

piece of the old town look like everybody is meeting there and so many place to eat around it .everybody come here for a photo

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

You have not visited Sarajevo if you don't have photo in the front of Sebilj.. so that is the center of the old town Bascarsija and very crowded

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Great attraction to get one's bearing. Always a lot of activity around this fountain. Close to my hotel so it was helpful. Beautiful at night. Pigeons all around during the day. Very well known attraction in Sarajevo and especially Olde Town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

That fountain has located at the starting point of Bascarsija and the center of town. Its looks very nice, at around of fountain you can feed the small birds and you can see the beautiful Bosnian mountains. The architecture style of the fountain looks very authentic

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