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Modern World Longest Siege - Siege of Sarajevo Half-day Tour

Highlights
  • 4-hour historical Siege of Sarajevo tour led by a professional guide
  • Visit poignant sites associated with the siege, including Sniper Alley and Marshall Tito Barracks
  • Descend to the War Tunnel Museum to enrich your knowledge of the world's longest siege
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Modern World Longest Siege - Siege of Sarajevo Half-day Tour
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Overview

Get a firsthand account of the Siege of Sarajevo from a guide who survived it on a 4-hour tour. Travel to the War Tunnel Museum in an air-conditioned minivan with a small group and learn about the breakup of Yugoslavia and the years-long siege. Visit Trebevic Mountain, the Jewish Cemetery, and Yellow Bastion.

What to Expect

In the old town of Sarajevo, meet your Sarajevo Siege survivor guide and begin your 4-hour small-group tour. Head to the War Tunnel Museum. On the half-hour drive in an air-conditioned minivan, learn about the history of the breakup of Yugoslavia from your guide. While traveling, observe the Markale Massacre sites, the Bosnian Presidency building, Sniper Alley, Marshall Tito Barracks, the Bosnian Parliament, and other sights that relate to the Sarajevo Siege.

Arrive at the tunnel and learn about its history. Explore the museum exhibition, and then learn about post-war and post-siege Sarajevo. Hear stories about the 1984 Sarajevo Winter Olympic Games. Take in views from the top of Trebevic Mountain and understand how it related to the siege.

Stop by the Jewish Cemetery and go to Yellow Bastion, a beautiful viewpoint above the city. The tour ends in central Sarajevo.

Reviews (65)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Great tours

I took two tours with Sarajevo Funky Tours. The first was the Siege of Sarajevo tour with Adnan, which was fantastic. Adnan was very knowledgeable and I learnt quite a bit about the siege. The second was a walking tour of the city with a...More

Thank msallymm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Most informative and best value tour I've been on

I had an amazing tour with Adnan (I think was his name, sorry if I spelled it wrong). Of course the content of the tour is very heavy, but it is something we should all learn about. Adnan was very kind and helpful with all...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank swarrior44
Skender_SAFT, Owner at Sarajevo Funky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear swarrior44, Your spelled the name perfectly :) Thank you sooooo much for your feedback. "One of the best tours I've been on, and definitely the best for value” is the best possible award we can get, and a truly great motivation to keep on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fascinating day, perfect guide

We had a really fascinating day with Haris as he took us around Sarajevo to some of the significant sites of the siege. He is incredibly knowledgeable and has a really intelligent and open attitude to discussing the awful events that took place in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aram B
Skender_SAFT, Owner at Sarajevo Funky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you dear Aram B, One of the most important human features is capability of problem recognition and ability to involve some healthy discussion. That is a step closer to making a real change happen. Being open minded helps us understand that the truth we...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Excellent tour told by friendly guide

A well organised extensive tour well told by guide involving all of the key locations and good value for moneyMore

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AndrewMuirNI
Skender_SAFT, Owner at Sarajevo Funky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Hi AndrewMuirNI, Total Siege Tour is one of our favorite “products” and it covers all the locations crucial for understanding the sieged Sarajevo and survival of its citizens. Thank you so much for your feedback, it was a great pleasure to meet you, and hope...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Excellent way to understand the siege

Everything was perfect, the reception (very enthusiastic and keen team), the van (new), and of course the guide. He knows so much about the siege and Sarajevo history!!! it was really a pleasure to heard him. I will do recommend this tour and Funky tours.More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Marcelo C
Skender_SAFT, Owner at Sarajevo Funky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you so much for just a perfect review :) It really means a lot to all of us in SAFT team! We are honestly working hard to provide our guests amazing and unforgettable experience while in our country and reading the impressions and feedbacks...More

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Response from Ian H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Steve, my trip started when was picked up at hotel around 1pm, dropped back in centre 5pm. Take this tour. I thought I knew about the war from old news articles, tv. I didn’t. It’s not what you see, it’s what the guide... More
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