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  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
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1 Mar 2018
“This place is amazing!!!”
12 Aug 2017
“Great hiking ”
As featured in 3 Days in Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Except that a bit more signs is missing but it is worth it because view, nature and untouched atmosphere is so beautiful! Who ever likes nature I recommend this place as obligatory if visiting Sarajevo! Is not that far away if you take cab than...More

1  Thank aminam86
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great place for hiking .. alots of walking till you reach the waterfall .. be sure its not raining couse the road became slippy .. not in winter for sure .. bring your snaks .. not perfect for small children less than 5 .. very...More

1  Thank Alanood A
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We drove to the Skakavac waterfall and the road leading to it was not paved and uphill and hence we parked our car way ahead of our destination increasing our hike distance to more than 10kms. It was totally worth the climb as we had...More

1  Thank anjan b
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We walked from Sarajevo to Skakavac mainly to see the famous waterfall. It was a 3 hour walk from Sarajevo to get there. The surroundings were really beautiful, but the signs in Skakavac leading the way to the waterfall were both hard to find and...More

Thank Claes N
Reviewed 21 April 2016

It's really a great place. It takes few hours walk to get there, so it's not for people who don't like hiking or to spend that much time in nature. But it's really worth it. Especially it's beautiful under the waterfall. There is a great...More

1  Thank Armin D
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

A beautiful walk which is not very demanding. We took a taxi from Sarajevo to where the steep roads start, but it was a nice beginning to the hike. We had some food and drinks at Dragan before we headed off towards the waterfall. We...More

2  Thank Kristina M
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Waterfall, it's beautiful when you get up, great view, but should you be willing to walk to the top, pure untouched nature

Thank Zulfa I
Reviewed 6 December 2015

We've gone hiking here a few times as a family now. It is gorgeous and wonderful. We just drove up in our regular car, which felt a little like pushing it's limits, but we made it and are so glad we did! The road is...More

1  Thank Jenny N
Reviewed 18 December 2014 via mobile

Its about a 15 to 20 min drive from sarajevo.. i suggest u lark ur car near this cafe.. just before these sign.. mind u u can take ur car further if u wish but cant go no further once u reach the wooden gates......More

3  Thank Gos P
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Waterfall Skakavac is located 12 km north of Sarajevo, above village Nahorevo. This is one of the largest and most beautiful waterfalls in BiH and a real tourist attraction. The waterfall is 98 meters high and it's located in the landscape of extraordinary beauty. Although...More

2  Thank Adina Z
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