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Bascarsija, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 61 245 622
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“small shops” (49 reviews)
“old town” (243 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Bascarsija, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 61 245 622
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The old quarter is fantastic. There are many unique shops that sell traditional, hand made items. It can get busy at times but we enjoyed it so much. You can get good food at many nearby restaurants and the value for money is great. Well...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The famous Bascarsija, the place I called home for several weeks. It's as if one took a time machine back to the Ottoman wilayet of Bosnia. The azan calls for the 5 daily prayers, the bazaar's are arranged according to old mediaeval guilds, the youth...More

Thank Faisal F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic and a very calm place, very easy to find traditional and turkish food over here. You can come here by oldschool train

Thank Fakhrul R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Baščaršija is Sarajevo's old bazaar and the historical and cultural center of the city. Baščaršija was built in the 15th century.

Thank Mick66622
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a unique meeting place and old fountain with 1000's of pigeons still covering the whole area. Good for people watching but don't visit if you don't like pigeons

Thank _jennys3489
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

street and promenade in the center of Sarajevo, small narrow streets, with many many shops, where most shops selling gold, Turkish delight, cakes, meatballs, coffee ... Influence of Turkish culture and tradition at every turn. You'll see several mosques and Catholic cathedral, an Orthodox church...More

Thank Pedja S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful place, there is a lot of spirituality, historical details and the most important good food. Traditional Bosnian foods such as cevapi, burek, bay soup ... are phenomenal

Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmospheric street with low rising cafes and houses and a lot of turkish souvenirs. Nice also for people watching.

Thank salofjord
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sarajevo is arguably one of the most exotic cities in Europe in the way that it feels both European and Oriental at the same time. Bascarsija is the most Muslim/Turkish feeling part of the city, with carpet stores, madrasahs, five-hundred year old mosques and a...More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It feels like you are not in Europe any more but rather than in Turkey or Middle East there. Nice atmosphere with cosy cafes and bazaars.

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Mustafa C
Nasipse Bayram'da Bosna'ya gezmeye gideceğiz acaba hangi para biriminden götürmemiz gerekiyor. Teşekkürler
June 14, 2016|
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Response from süleyman a | Reviewed this property |
Onların parası değerli. Ben tl götürüp orada Bosna markı yapmıştım. TL götürbilirsin
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