PRIVATE DAY TRIP
Where the East Meets the West
Mostar - Where the East Meets the West
PRIVATE EXCURSION TO MOSTAR FROM DUBROVNIK | POCITELJ | BOSNIA | DAY TRIP
Join us on the private excursion to Mostar, located about 2 hours away from Dubrovnik at the border of eastern and western Herzegovina.
Explore this culturally rich city and learn all about its history and turbulent past. Mostar is a medieval town known for its Old Bridge after which town was essentially named (Mostar – translates as ˝Bridge Keeper˝). The bridge was a true miracle of the architecture of its time when built by the Ottomans in the 16th century, nowadays this stone infrastructure is a symbol of this town which connects two culturally and religiously diverse areas divided by the river of Neretva through the centuries.
With fortified towers, one on each side of the bridge, known as Mostari (translates as the ˝Bridge Keepers˝) Belebija and Tara, along with the bridge dominate above the Neretva River with a bridge height of over twenty meters (65ft).
While driving along the Adriatic coast from Dubrovnik on this private excursion, there will be a short stop in Pocitelj. Only 20 minutes southwest of Mostar, it is evident that this historical site is worth the stop before arriving at the final destination. Here you will have some time to relax and explore this medieval Ottoman town and its architecture.
Once in Mostar, embark on a discovery of the Old Town’s heritage, including several historical sites, monuments, a museum, and an old Mosque with an optional private tour guide, before strolling through the narrow streets, overflowing with beautiful souvenirs and oriental merchandise.
During this free time, it is also recommended to indulge in an authentic Bosnian specialty dish at any of the local restaurants before departing from the historical landmark where the east meets the west back towards Dubrovnik.
Departures & availability
Available March through November
Departing Every Day
Starting Point: Dubrovnik and its Surroundings
Pickup & Drop-off: Hotel / Accommodation
Recommended Time of Departure: 8 am
Flexible, in accordance with your driver
What to wear & bring
Casual Wear, Comfortable Footwear, Camera
Lunch Not Included
Recommendations and Reservations for Restaurants Available Upon Request
currency & shopping
Local Currency: Convertible Mark (KM)
Most Shops Accept Croatian Kuna (KN) & Euro (€)
optional services (not included)
Prices & Booking
Group Up to 3 PersonsBasic Tour - Price Per Group (Vehicle)
Luxury Sedan Mercedes E Class
Group Up to 6 PersonsBasic Tour - Price Per Group (Vehicle)
Luxury Van Mercedes V Class
Basic Tour Includes:
Visit of Medieval Town of Pocitelj, & Mostar
Hotel / Accommodation Pickup & Drop-off, 1 Bottle of Water Per Person, Professional English-Speaking Driver, Passenger Insurance
Passport Required for Border Crossing
Visa NOT Required for EU & US Citizens
This Tour Can be Customized
Payment Upon Arrival Available