Sarajevo War Tunnel, Sarajevo

Sarajevo War Tunnel, Sarajevo - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: Tuneli 1, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Phone: +387-33684032

Ticket Price: 5 BAM

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Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

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About Sarajevo War Tunnel, Sarajevo

A real life war tunnel! How exciting is that? Built during the Bosnian War, and during the Siege of Sarajevo, the tunnel had multiple purposes;

  • It linked a neighbourhood within the siege to one outside.
  • It allowed the city defenders to circumvent the arms embargo.
  • It allowed food and medical supplied into the city.
  • It allowed people to escape into a UN controlled area.
  • Allowed telecommunications to be set up.

The house into which the northern end of the tunnel opened up has been converted into a visit, and it’s one of the country’s most popular attractions. It survived for years and years without any sort of a government support. You’re not allowed to go too deep into the tunnel, the 25 metres allowed is more than enough. There’s a few memorabilia and exhibitions too.

Sarajevo War Tunnel Information

  • Can be a little hard to find.

How To reach Sarajevo War Tunnel by Public Transport

  • Take tram 3 to Ilidza (then switch to Kotorac-bound bus 32).
  • Get off at the last stop, walk across the bridge, then turn immediately left down Tuneli for 500m.

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