Adventure tourism

Thanks to its natural resources, mountains, canyons and rivers, Bosnia and Herzegovina has ideal conditions for the development of adventure tourism. Adventure tourism offers a combination of mountain biking, rafting, paragliding, parachuting, horseback riding, relaxation and sightseeing of natural beauty.

Mountains Bjelašnica, Igman, Jahorina, Treskavica, Romanija, Prenj, Čvrsnica, Zelengora, Velež, Vranica and Ozren offer the posibilities of camping, hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, paragliding and skydiving, and the rivers Tara, Una, Neretva and Vrbas provide conditions for rafting and kayaking. Vrbas River hosted the World Rafting Championships in 2009 and European Championship in kayak and canoe in 2011. In 2012 a “National Geographic Traveler” as the best tour recommended rafting on Tara, Neretva and Vrbas.

Mountain biking fans can enjoy rides through beautiful forests and hiking trails on Mount Trebević, Ozren, Igman, Bjelašnica, Visočica, Velež, Vranica, Vlašić, Zvijezda, Jahorina, Romanija, Treskavica, Bitovnja, Zelengora and Majevica.
A lot of camps offer stay in a beautiful and unspoilt nature, in a place next to the lake, river or the mountain offers a lot of camps in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Tourist settlement “Ada” in Ustikolina, Aduna camp “Orljani” camp “White” and “Una rafting Kiro”near Bihać, Tourist center”Balkan” near Mrkonjić Grad, camping”Brštanovica”,”Tara – Raft “, “Sastavci “and” Montings “near Foča, „Eco – center” Ljekarice”near Prijedor, camp”Mlinska Rijeka” at Čelinca, camping “Oaza” near Konjic, hotel complex and camping “Oaza” near Sarajevo, camp “Ontario” near Lukavac, camp “Orlovo jezero” near Petrovo, camp “Ramska kuća” near Prozor, camp “Scorpio” near Zenica, three camps in the National park Sutjeska: Tjentište, Suha gora i Orlovačko jezero, camp “Unis ishrana” on Boračko lake, camp “Zebed” near Gradačac, camp “Zelengora” near Jablanica and camp “Zemo” near Međugorje and camping “Pliva lake” near Jajce.

In recent years, there are more fans of paragliding in Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as tourists seeking this type of adventure under the Bosnian sky. Every year meetings and paragliding competitions are organized in paragliding flights.