All-in-One Sarajevo Free Tour with a Local ❤-small group tour (max 20 ppl)

Duration: 2h
Quality Verified Registered on February 15, 2020

We are Neno & Merima and we want to share stories of our amazing city and country. In our tours we will show you all the must see sights but also some of the beaten path sights. In each of our tour we also infuse our personal stories ans experiences. Our motto is: Come as guests and leave as friends :) Our tours are listed in Lonely Planet guidebook and highly recommended by TripAdvisor community with certificates of excellence and more than 800 excellent 5 stars reviews. More about us :) Neno I'm 38 years old, born and raised in Sarajevo. I have a degree in political sciences, so history and politics are my passion. As a young boy, I also experienced the siege of the city so I decided to share my stories and to tell my guests more about the recent war. But I will show you more than that. For me the history of my country and city is more than just the recent war. In free time I also like to travel and so far I visited 40+ countries. Merima Im 38 years old. I have degree in fine arts. Im very interested in culture and history. In free time passionate painter. Im happy to share my experiences and the stories from Sarajevo, old and recent ones. I cant wait to meet you.

Show more
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

In 2 hours small group tour we cover Sarajevo's 500-year-old history from the Ottoman Empire, to Austro Hungarian times, continuing to the period of Yugoslavia, then the 92 -95 war to present times. If you want to see some must-see sights in the city center like Latin bridge and to hear the WWI assassination story but also some off the beaten path sights like the ugliest building in the city, then this tour is for you. We will talk about the life in the past but also about life today in Sarajevo. We cover many iconic landmarks on this tour and the ITINERARY will include:

- Serbian orthodox cathedral
- Ashkenazi synagogue
- Latin bridge and WWI Franz Ferdinand assassination
- Bascarsija ( Old market from Ottoman times)
-Morica han ( Ottoman hotel)
-Emperor  mosque
-Hotel Europe
-City hall
-Spite house
-Papagajka ( ugliest building in the city)
-Food recommendations, local customs and traditions and even you will have chance to taste some traditional sweets we enjoy with coffee :)

We are looking forward to showing you around our beautiful city and taking you off the beaten path to see a local's perspective and get the most out of your trip to Sarajevo.

For any other info about the tour etc feel free to contact us :)
Above this description click on "GURU: Neno & Merima" and you will find contact form.

Please come to the meeting point 5-10 min before the start of the tour. Don't be late for the the tour. We will wait participants at the meeting point maximum 5 min after the scheduled start of the tour!

We require a valid phone number to verify your reservation (Whatsapp, Viber,SMS) This helps to prevent fraudulent bookings. Providing a fake phone number may result in the cancellation of your bookingl

If you decide not to participate please cancel your tour on time. 

Thank you :)

Show more
  • Meeting point:
    Pozorišni trg - Susan Sontag, Sarajev...
    Pozorišni trg - Susan Sontag, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    View on map

    National theater square also known as Pozorisni trg - Susan Sontag. Guide will be at square side of the National theatre (Narodno pozoriste). DONT WAIT at the river side! Guide will hold A4 size blue foot print logo. If its busy on the square ( some event, manifestation etc) guide will wait on the sidewalk next to square where pharmacy is ( Apoteka)!

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

130 ratings
By category
5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star
Zivile 21 Sep 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
One of the best experienies and tours I have ever had! Merima is amazing! Good luck to her 🙂
Clinton 31 Aug 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in family - Aug 2023
Absolutely loved this walking tour. One of the best we've done. Really loved the stories and anecdotes along the way. Great tips also for local foods to try. Definitely recommend!
Jade 31 Aug 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Good overview of the history of the city and Neno has a really nice vibe
Sophia 30 Aug 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Very nice guide, very informative
Corinna 14 Aug 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Alles super! Sehr empfehlenswert um die Stadt und ihre Geschichte kennen zu lernen.
Show 130 reviews

Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
When do you want to go?
Show more
See availability