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Sarajevo War Tunnel

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Tuneli 1 | Ilidža - Donji Kotorac, Sarajevo 71210, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reaching and finding the tunnel is an adventure by itself, without internet or Taxi. impressive to visit such an important remmant of the war. However, the context was quite hard to grasp. The english descriptions were scarce and often misspelled. Some prior background knowledge about...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum itself is overpriced as for BiH (you need to pay 10€ for 2 tickets). And for this price you’re getting 20 meters of tunnel and poor war museum (there is much better around). Also they accept only Bosnian cash. Nearby there is a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was no clear info or support. The posters were all in Bosnian and the video room we had to figure out by ourselves. The Audio guide required you to figure it yourself and use your phone to connect to their very slow WiFi and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Tunnel of Hope was an underground tunnel built by the Bosnian Army to supply the city with food and supplies. The museum is very informative and there is lots of video footage to enjoy too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting place and a must go in Sarajevo. They have a video room to introduce you the story and then you get to go into part of the tunnel.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good information about the tunnel and the seige on Bosnia. We had a tour guide who personally used the tunnel and was very interesting.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great museum that focuses on the tunnel built during the Bosnian war. There is a great video showing footage of the construction of the tunnel and life of the people in the village where the tunnel was built. There is a photo...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tunnel is 10-15 minutes from the city. It has videos played on dvds in multiple rooms. The videos are footages of the real situations happened during the war. There is also one small part of the tunnel which is open to go trough. This...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sarajevo war tunnel is tell about on the Balkan War in 90 . Good informatin on the fighting independent of Bosnian people

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lived in Sarajevo for a bit and hosted quite a few friends and family and this was always high up on the must see list. Very well laid out,excellent interactive service and an incredible piece of history. A bit out from downtown but definitely worth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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September 29, 2018|
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Response from mazinhasani | Reviewed this property |
Hi,....the tunnel is very close to the airport. You may take a taxi from your location in Sarajevo for going to the tunnel and ask him to wait for you for the way back , as the entrance of the tunnel is off the main road... More
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April 23, 2017|
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Response from stojan j | Reviewed this property |
I think it is open, but I can get information for you for sure.
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September 3, 2016|
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Response from Agnieszka M | Reviewed this property |
Depends, walking through the tunnel, takes a few minutes, but other activities can take some more time. The videos, conversation with the locals e.g. we met one of the builders of the tunnel. So it depends how much you are... More
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Montreal, Canada
WAR Tunnel tour (7 Replies)
Trying to choose between Sarajevo funky tours and Toorico tours for the 1/2 day tour to the war tunnels. Please help me decide.
May 14, 2018|
Response fromcruisindruzin1|
They both are complete tours. Just wondering if anyone has taken either and what their thoughts are.
Montreal, Canada
War Tunnel tour (2 Replies)
We would like to do the tunnel tour but wonder which company has the most comprehensive tour. It's confusing because there is such a wide price range and tours last from 2-5 hours. Which company would you recommend for this tour? Many thanks.
July 18, 2017|
Response fromFlydrivehike|
We went with Meetbosnia.com and the tour was amazing. Best to reach him by phone. The length depends on whether it is just the tunnel or a complete war tour including a visit to the bobsled track and other historic points. The longer tour is definitely a better experience imo.
One Day in Sarajevo? (3 Replies)
Hi, I would appreciate advice. My boyfriend and I are planning a trip with 3 or 4 nights in Bucharest [1 full day trip], 1 night in Brasov, 5 nights in Belgrade [3 full day trips] and 2 or 3 nights in Sarajevo. If we do 4 nights in Bucharest, we would only have 2 nights [1 full day] in Sarajevo. Do you think it is possible to see Bascarsija, Gallery 11/07/95, the Latin Bridge, The Eternal Flame and the Sarajevo War Tunnel in one day? Thanks, Katt
June 14, 2016|
Response fromoedipamaas41|
You can see the first 5 but fitting the tunnel in on the same day might be tough. It's a tough decision. On the one hand Bucharest is a much larger city and therefore can probably use the time to explore it. On the other hand, Sarajevo is a much more immediately charming city, and if I had to pick I'd put the extra night in Sarajevo.