Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #3 in City of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Number of sights 6 sights
Distance 2.6 km
Ascend 161 m
Descend 99 m

Explore City of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Sight 1: Saborna crkva Svete Trojice

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Holy Trinity Cathedral, Cathedral of the Holy Trinity or Trinity Cathedral may refer to:

Wikipedia: Cathedral of the Holy Trinity (EN)

481 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 2: Old bridge Museum

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The Museum of the Old Bridge is a museum located in the Old Town Area of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The museum opened in 2006 to celebrate the second anniversary of the reconstruction of the Stari Most. The museum's premises are within the Tara Tower and they consist of three distinct sections.

Wikipedia: Museum of the Old Bridge (EN)

30 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 3: Old Bridge complex

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Old Bridge complex No machine-readable author provided. Mhare assumed (based on copyright claims). / CC BY-SA 2.5

Stari Most, also known as Mostar Bridge, is a rebuilt 16th-century Ottoman bridge in the city of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It crosses the river Neretva and connects the two parts of the city, which is named after the bridge keepers (mostari) who guarded the Stari Most during the Ottoman era. During the Croat–Bosniak War, the Army of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina used the bridge as a military supply line, and as a response, the bridge collapsed on 9 November 1993 due to shelling by the Croatian Defence Council (HVO). Subsequently, a project was set in motion to reconstruct it; the rebuilt bridge opened on 23 July 2004.

Wikipedia: Stari Most (EN)

14 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 4: Old bridge

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Old bridge No machine-readable author provided. Mhare assumed (based on copyright claims). / CC BY-SA 2.5

Stari Most, also known as Mostar Bridge, is a rebuilt 16th-century Ottoman bridge in the city of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It crosses the river Neretva and connects the two parts of the city, which is named after the bridge keepers (mostari) who guarded the Stari Most during the Ottoman era. During the Croat–Bosniak War, the Army of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina used the bridge as a military supply line, and as a response, the bridge collapsed on 9 November 1993 due to shelling by the Croatian Defence Council (HVO). Subsequently, a project was set in motion to reconstruct it; the rebuilt bridge opened on 23 July 2004.

Wikipedia: Stari Most (EN), Heritage Website

596 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 5: Sveti Petar i Pavao

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Sveti Petar i PavaoDennis Jarvis from Halifax, Canada / CC BY-SA 2.0

Church of St. Peter and Paul is a Roman Catholic church with a monastery in Mostar. It is located along the river Radobolja, at the foot of Hum. The church is run by the Franciscans.

Wikipedia: Church of St. Peter and Paul, Mostar (EN)

1443 meters / 17 minutes

Sight 6: Millennium cross

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Millennium cross Mostar Blic

The Millennium Cross is a Roman Catholic cross on Hum above Mostar. It was erected as a symbol of the anniversary of two thousand years of Christianity, from which the name of Millennium. The cross was also erected as a symbol of suffering and suffering through which this city passed in its recent history. It's 33 meters tall. It is the highest cross throughout Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is visible from every part of the city of Mostar, as well as from the southern suburbs of Mostar. The height of 33 meters was intentionally chosen, because so many years Jesus Christ had at the moment of crucifixion. The Millennium Cross is a pilgrimage place. Traditionally pilgrimage on Good Friday on the cross on Hum. The Croatian coat of arms was painted on the lower part of the cross.

Wikipedia: Milenijski križ (Hum) (HR)

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