We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
GREAT LOOK OVER SARAJEVO

nice walking trip through the city to get to the spot, and you feel how it worth after getting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
akkmoda
Good for sunset photos

It is on the halfway to white fortress which is on the top of the hill, some 20min more walk. It is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lingang
,
Henderson, Nevada
Read all 193 reviews
196
All photos (196)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“walk up”(4 reviews)
“old town”(16 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Website
Recommended experiences in and around Sarajevo
from USD 31.30
More Info
from USD 29.00
More Info
from USD 22.00
More Info
from USD 13.90
More Info
Reviews (193)
Filter reviews
109 results
Traveller rating
62
36
9
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
62
36
9
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews walk up old town steep uphill walk amazing panorama worth every step panoramic photos great view of the city during ramadan up hill well worth the effort balkan war nice walk city centre cemeteries bastion cannon vantage
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 109 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice walking trip through the city to get to the spot, and you feel how it worth after getting there and enjoying the marvelous view from up high.

Thank akkmoda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is on the halfway to white fortress which is on the top of the hill, some 20min more walk. It is best to visit in later afternoon so you can stay for the sunset. Good to visit white fortress together and take some silhouette...More

Thank Lingang
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a really lovely viewpoint, and just a short walk from the city centre so if you have some time to spend here, definitely do it. Also, while approaching the fortress, you will see a sign for the cafe Kamarija - this is...More

Thank ivazz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's free to go to the yellow fotress. When you get there you walk up some steps to the top. There is a cafe up there and seating. You get some great views of Sarajevo. You can't enter the fortress. There is also no information...More

Thank 727tracyw
Reviewed 23 October 2018

It is a steep hike up, but the view is totally worth it, esp for the sunset over the city. There's really nothing there but a view point and some cats, however.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

It is only 10min walk from city center, but uphill. View is very nice, only problem can be fog that is very often in Sarajevo

Thank mar1c
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We read about this place and thought it was quite a far walk from the city center. However, it was not. A bit steap, but a nice walk and with a lovely view. It seems like there is a coffee shop at this place during...More

Thank Marita B
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We drove up to the fortress by the nicest man in his 100 year old car. On our way up we also got a personal and very interesting guide of the city and its history. The fortress is on top of a hill and when...More

1  Thank fr_ydisw
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Confusingly this place -a 10 minutes walk up from the bazar- is called zuta tabija or yellow fortress. Actually it is a bastion part of the old walls surrounding Vratnik village, a place worth visiting in its own right. The villagers insist Vratnik is older...More

1  Thank Robert937
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I had read about the Yellow Fort in a few travel blogs so when I visited Sarajevo it was on my to do list. It was about a 20-25 minute uphill walk from the Bascarsija (it's not really sign posted so we did get a...More

Thank smooney94
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 75 nearby hotels
Hotel Aziza
95 reviews
.23 km away
Hotel Saraj
104 reviews
.25 km away
Motel Mejdan
29 reviews
.35 km away
Hotel Hayat
212 reviews
.38 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 491 nearby restaurants
Cajdzinica Dzirlo-Tea House
626 reviews
.47 km away
Buregdzinica Bosna
719 reviews
.55 km away
Petica Cevabzinica
265 reviews
.51 km away
Ministry of Cejf
56 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 245 nearby attractions
Bascarsija
2,683 reviews
.54 km away
Sarajevo City Hall
629 reviews
.49 km away
Sebilj Brunnen (Fountain)
455 reviews
.53 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Yellow Fortress staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines