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Nice view on Sarajevo

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

Reviewed 6 days ago
Zagreb, Croatia
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Nice view!

We read about this place and thought it was quite a far walk from the city center. However, it was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marita B
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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 1 week ago 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 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Frøydis W
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

Thank Robert937
Reviewed 7 September 2018

A 10 minute walk from Sebilj fountain, great view from the top looking across the city. It’s sad to see all the tomb stones from people who lost their lives during the Bosnian war.

1  Thank EuropeanCookie
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
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Go there for the sunset! You gonna love it. It's about 25 minutes from the center uphill. There is a cafe up there (we didn't find the bathroom though). But no alcohol, and btw no alcohol is allowed there, keep it in mind (we bought...More

1  Thank Katrichka
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to be staying only 5 minutes walk from Baśćarśia and the Sebilj fountain. So the yellow fortress was only a few minutes uphill from our apartment. It was a hot day but the steep uphill walk was worth the view. You can...More

Thank IrlanaiseenFrance
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Feeling great by standing there and watching the city under your feet. And ofcourse the building is historic and has lots of things to say.

Thank afsaneh m
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Do note that it closes at midnight I think - you can check Google or something but don't turn up at 1am like I did

Thank US16
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