Whats all about:
Join us on a walking tour as we bring you to explore and taste some typical local food. Our 2-3 hours walking tour combines food tasting and sightseeing. Learn about old and new history of Sarajevo and Bosnia & Herzegovina, every day life, local customs and food in casual way.
After meeting and introduction we start tour walking to old Ottoman part of the city where is the all best local food. We enter in Ottoman part of the city called Bascarsija and go to local restaurant to try some local soups like Begova also known as afrodisiac soup ( you will learn why) or guests with more courage can also try cow stomach soup ( depend on availability).
After that we go to next local eatery to try variety of stuffed vegetables called dolma ( stuffed onion, paprika and cabbage all stuffed with minced meat and rice).
In Ottoman part of the city you will also learn more about Mr. Gazi Husrev Bey and see his legacy like clock tower, mosque, high school etc. After some history our next food stop is place to try kljukusa something like bosnian version of pizza. Beside that we will also try pies like burek ( meat pie) and zeljanica (spinach and cheese pie).
Time came for something sweet and we go to pastry shop and taste very sweet bosnian dessert baklava or stuffed apple dessert called tufahija.
We end our tour in local coffee shop with bosnian coffee, juniper berry juice and bosanski lokum cookies.
You will learn how to properly drink bosnian coffee and why for locals is important part of daily life.
They say food connect people. No matter the nationality the one common language humanity has in common is food. Food gets people talking, it facilitates conversation and promts people to ask each other questions. We are looking forward to meeting you and please come hungry and with empty stomach 🙂
- 5 food stops
- Clock tower
- Bey mosque
- Ottoman high school and more
Time and booking: Every day. Booking few hours in advance is required at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Price depends on how big is a group and if its low or high season. Its different price for one or more people. For price and more info send email to: email@example.com
For whom: Private tour for solo travellers or small size groups.
For more info and price send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Meeting point: City center