Bosnia and Herzegovina

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This is full day excursion to town of Trebinje in territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina. From Budva to the outskirts of town of Heceg Novi, and from there further ahead to the border line with Bosnia and Herzegovina.

After border formalities been finish local guide will take you to town of Trebinje.

TrebinjeI is administratively part of the Republika Srpska entity found during turbulent times in ex-Yugoslavia.
The town lies in the Trebišnjica River valley in southeastern Herzegovina, some 30 km (19 mi) by road from Adriatic coast. There are several mills along the river, as well as several bridges, including three in the town of Trebinje itself, as well as a historic Ottoman Arslanagić bridge nearby. The river is heavily exploited for hydro-electric energy.

We visit famous Hercegovačka Gračanica monastery, an exact copy of the Gračanica monastery in Kosovo, which was completed in 2000. The churches are located above the town, on the historic Crkvina Hill.

After visiting of Crkvina Hill there is walking tour through town of Trebinje. See beautiful Catholic Cathedral of the Birth of Mary in the city center, near the famous Platan trees of Trebinje. There are also monuments dedicated to acclaimed poets Petar II Petrović-Njegoš from Montenegro and Jovan Dučić from Trebinje.

Through the walk we visit old town with a famous Osman-Paša Resulbegović mosque, originally built in 18th century and fully rebuilt in 2005.

After free time and launch brake is scheduled departure back to Montenegro.

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