Are you nature lover?
Do you want to experience Nature in Bosnia & Herzegovina? Then, this is just one of tours for you, Hiking across of Olympic mountain to authentic etno villages Umoljani and Lukomir. One of kind hiking journeys to experience history, local culture and the most beautiful nature landscapes of mountain Bjelasnica, etno village life Umoljani and Lukomir, then to enjoy a canyon Rakitnica stunning scenery.
This mountain give us for our guest Easier and Harder Hiking options, so everyone can enjoy outdoors of beautiful nature Olympic Mountain Bjelašnica.
Depending of physical fitness preparation our guests they can choose Easier option-total of 4 hours hike or Harder option that include 3 to 4 hours in one directions. Easier version is adapted to guest and car off road dirt macadam ride is included to Lukomir village where you will explore local tradition and life. Harder version is full day hiking to Lukomir village where on the way you will discover much more, and after the lunch in a village we are gonna hike back to Umoljani village across the canyon Rakitnica scenery.
8:30am Tour starts from Sarajevo,after one hour morning ride we will arrive to Umoljani village. Depending from the guests physical fitness our guest they can choose easier or harder option to Lukomir village. On the Easier version our guest will experience off road macadam ride to Lukomir village, where after we explore the village, local traditions, meet the people and taste some delicious local food and tasty coffee, got breath-taken away by amazing views of Rakitnica Canyon, learne stories of Bosnian medieval tombstones (Stečci) then we will prepare to hike through amazing Canyon Rakitnica, before we reach Studeni Potok and Umoljani village. This hiking version does not have any major altitude differences (ups and downs), and it is classified as mostly easy, mainly flat and pleasant walking tour. Harder option is full hiking tour and offering much more, and is adjusted for guests with medium or high fitness level. When we arrive in Umoljani village we will start our hiking tour, in one way we will hike cc 3-4 hours, till we reach Lukomir village. Hiking trails will take us from starting point of 1275 meters (Umoljani) to peak Obalj at cc 1900 meteres. After first two hours of hiking you will be surprised with a magnificent views at Creek ( Studeni potok ) ,later as we continue our hiking you will enjoy at Rakitnica Canyon and mountains of Treskavica, Visoćica and ultimate peak of Bjelašnica. On the way we will adjust paste for guest and we can rest as much we want, then we will continue hike down to Lukomir village at altitude of 1500 which will be “one of a kind” experience.
When we arrive to Lukomir village we will explore traditional life and local people where we can taste a traditional food and typical bosnian coffee. After we rest and learn all about Etno Village Lukomir, then we will start hiking across the Rakitnica canyon and enjoy of beautiful natural scenery.
When we pass through the Rakitnica Canyon we will walk back to Umoljani village and organize departure back to Sarajev