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We are dedicated to deliver greatest possible travel experience. That is why we prefer private trips whenever possible, hosting usually 4-8 travelers.

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About Funky Tours

Sarajevo Funky Tours is created to bring you greatest sightseeing experience, amazing activities & things to do in and around Sarajevo and rest of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

We aim to be: B&H EXPERIENCE!

Please Note: Prefered number of guests on our trips is between 4-8, because we strive to make our tours personal and flexible as much as we can.
If needed, we can accommodate much more (coach required tours).

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Location: Tours | Sarajevo to Belgrade Day Tour
(or vice versa via East Bosnia and West Serbia)

Sarajevo and Belgrade, once capitals of ex Yugoslav Republics, two cities which Sarajevo Funky Tours today has brought together much closer by developing a stunning full day and multi day tours, which are logically connecting and covering regions of Eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina and West Serbia.


Famous “Bridge over Drina”, “Šargan Eight” at Nature Park of Mokra Gora and National Park Tara are marvelous destinations every and each one travelling through Balkans must see.


For that purpose SAFT has created series of international day and multiday trips which are beautifully connecting ex Yu republics and bringing great insight what Yugoslavia once was from perspective of culture, history and natural beauty.

Tour Attractions

Most commonly this day tour is starts in Sarajevo and ends in Belgrade, but not exclusively as it can easily go opposite way, from Belgrade to Sarajevo as well.

After departing Sarajevo we’ll take beautiful 2 hours ride through mountain parts of Bosnia before we meet up with turquoise Drina river canyon and arrive to Višegrad.


Višegrad is home to UNESCO heritage, an Ottoman time bridge built in 1577. by the Grand Vizier Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic. The UNESCO summary: “The unique elegance of proportion and monumental nobility of the property as a whole bear witness to the greatness of this style of architecture.” is definitely reason to visit such a beautiful place.

The book: “Bridge Over Drina” by Bosnian and Travnik born, World famous Nobel Prize winner, Yugoslav writer Ivo Andrić has given most of the glory to this amazing place and we surely recommend you to read this novel before coming to this region and for this tour, so you can better understand historical importance of this area in regard to a local but as well to a global aspect.


As soon as we see the Bridge and take the river cruise through amazingly green Drina river, we’ll explore stone town of Andrićgrad (eng.Andrić town). Small, stone made town, recently built, named and dedicated after novelist Ivo Andrić. Site also interpreting story of once glorious and very successful Yugoslavian cinematography from perspective of one of the best local directors - Emir Kusturica.

As soon as we finish story of Višegrad, we’ll continue driving towards east Bosnian border and on the way will pay visit to one of the most important Serbian Orthodox monasteries, Dobrun Monastery. Originally built in 1343 with frescoes preserved until today is ideal stop to learn more about local history and enjoy the amazing nature surrounding it.

Later on, time to cross the Bosnia to Serbia border and as soon as we do, we will enter amazing area of nature park of “Šargan-Mokra Gora”.

First stop (for lunch possibly) will be ethno village of Drvengrad (eng.Timber Town) also know as Küstendorf and Mećavnik. Village-town designed by the movie director Emir Kusturica for his movie “Life is Miracle” and the design which won the "Philippe Rotthier European Architecture Award" from the Brussels Foundation for Architecture.

Why the place looks out of this world? Why it won one of the most prestigious awards in world of the architecture? The best is to come with us and see it for yourself.

As soon as finished at Drvengrad we are about to take train ride, but not just any train ride, we will do the famous “Šargan Eight”.

The Šargan Eight is narrow gauge (760mm) steam railway originally built in 1925., famously called Ćira (Chira). Once it used to connect Sarajevo and Belgrade, and the name “eight” origins from the pure shape of the track which if looked from the sky looks like number 8.

It was made famous for the impressive engineering which enabled it to rapidly climb height of 300m over the short distance 3.500m where total lenght is of the railway today is 15.440m. Stunningly, all of that was acheived by passing through 22 tunnels and 5 bridges. Quite amazing stuff even on the global scale of rail and train engineering at the time, but the most amazing for us is that we are going to experience this story. Today the train, after it was closed in 1974, is again reopen for primarily tourist reasons, but as well for true lovers of old school steam train engineering. Simply interesting and stunning.

As soon as we end amazing train ride we’ll continue towards Belgrade but not yet to this tour has came near to the end.


Road towards Belgrade will take us explore amazing area of one of the most beautiful National Parks in Serbia - National Park Tara.




National Park Tara (declared in 1981.) with its biological diversity is one of the most amazing areas if whole Serbia, offering great nature experiences, stunning views, hiking and trekking opportunities, unique Picea Omorica, vast animal diversity, and many other way to fully enjoy life.


One of the most important stops will be stunning viewpoint of “Banjska Stena” which offers us amazing panorama of Perućac Lake on Drina river, which naturally borders Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia.

Generally after Tara National Park explorations, rest of roughly three hours ride to Belgrade will take us through Bajina Basta town and few other interesting locations such as "House on Drina", where we hope to be no later than 9 pm as this is quite long daytour.

Tour Schedule

To view the availability simply select the Month and click the GO button belove.

Should you desire to take the tour at other time or create your own tour as returning tour to Sarajevocontact us or go to Customize Your Tour special section.


Minimum booking is for 3 persons. However If you are not group of three, meaning you are alone or couple, there is nothing to worry, just prebook our tour via our web site booking form and we shall join you with other travellers, and tour gets automatically confirmed.


Tour Pricing

Click the link below to check pricing & availability on your preferred travel date. Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible - we 100% guarantee it.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are one person or you do not match our minimum number of persons on the tour criteria (3), feel free to pre-book this tour, and we shall somehow find you the way to combine a small group and confirm a tour or worst case scenario we shall offer private trip for you!

Additional Information

Tour itinerary (can be either to start in Sarajevo end in Belgrade or vice versa, to start in Belgrade and end in Sarajevo. Let us know what you prefer, or also if you prefer to start this trip from elsewhere in Serbia or Montenegro).

  • Sarajevo - Višegrad - Dobrun Monastery - Drvengrad - Šargan Eight - Tara National Park - Belgrade (A)
  • Belgrade - Tara National Park - Šargan Eight - Drvengrad - Dobrun Monastery - Višegrad - Sarajevo (B)

The whole package include:

  • Transportation all the way with English speaking professional guide
  • Flexibility in every way
  • Air-conditioned van
  • Entrance Fees: Mokra Gora, Šargan Eight Train, Drina River Cruise.
  • Please note that all tours we do are shared tours, unless specifically agreed as private option.
  • Šargan Eight Train is usually closed down in winter season (November to late March).

Please note

  • Days in winter season (December - February) can be quite short so to be able to make it all before nightfall we either need to go bit earlier or do places bit faster
  • If you prefer to start this tour elsewhere then Sarajevo or Belgrade please let us know as we are flexible to all your requests
  • Sarajevo and Belgrade are only 6 hours driving away, meaning this day trip can be quite long but also includes lot of interesting places to see and things to do.
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