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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is maybe best to visit here, either as part of a tour, or after having experienced one of the exhibitions relating to the siege of Sarajevo. One can then appreciate the significance of this area of the city and what residents faced when travelling...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed August 23, 2019

It is hard to imagine what life was like during these recent wars, when people had to run for their lives just to cross the street. This street became known as Sniper Alley. We rode on this street on our way to an Olympic Bobsled...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

To walk along Sniper Alley close to The Frontline, learning where The Snipers nests were during 92=95 was hard. We were informed about how many who was killed trying to cross The Street. Rally hard to understand how The situation was those days. Never more!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Waylon2
Reviewed July 19, 2019

This is a wide boulevard, which was a clear killing ground in the Bosnian War. Many of the buildings still bear the scars of the conflict and it is hard to imagine what it must have been like to have to cross this place on...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Mark Y
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

After over 25 years and while walking around Sarajevo, you can notice the shooting holes on the buildings everywhere in the city. A sad memory still exists in the mind of all Bosnian people and definitely it will last for longer time.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed July 10, 2019

Watch a few documentaries before visiting this site. The news media during the siege of Sarajevo were stationed in the Hotel Holiday, which is on sniper alley. Because of this, there is a lot of footage of atrocities committed on this street. It’s a sobering,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Christopher B
Reviewed June 24, 2019

It is shocking to see how many bullet holes still remain all over the buildings in Sarajevo after almost 25 years.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank ronaldb416
Reviewed June 21, 2019

The name Sniper Alley conjurs up images of a narrow lane between building, but Sniper Alley in Sarajevo is a major road artery into the city. It was the closest road to the Serbian held part of the city and snipers located in or on...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank martyncymro
Reviewed May 11, 2019

It is not an attractive site, but it is a very important site to visit in order to understand the siege of 1992-1995 in Sarajevo

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank nadi O o
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

Here is where most of the shooting took place during the recent Balkans war.Many buildings are rebuilt ,some are not.

Date of experience: February 2019
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