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Pocitelj - old town, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Pocitelj - old town, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice small stop-over on the road to Mostar, very good looking old town and fortress, no tourists running around, good views. Nobody asked about any entrance fees, so we walked around there like 45-60 minutes.

Thank kuldar83
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice old pre-Ottoman town overlooking the Neretva river just south of Mostar. The town is built in a natural amphitheatre in the cliff and cascades down the hillside. Parking is off-road at the bottom of the hill and you walk up through a maze of...More

Thank Dakles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here on a day excursion from Dubrovnik with Niksa of ToursByLocals. We spent about 1 hour as Niksa shared some of the history and we walked around the very old stone streeets. The buildings were wonderful and we would've liked to go to...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 18 June 2017

White stone walls of the Old Citadel stand proud still. An old frontier and a testament to times long gone, Old City of Počitelj thrives as a rest stop and a must see. from souvenir shops and restaurants to old cobbled streets and historical charms....More

Thank Alen H
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We got talking to a Bosnian family on the plane from London and they told us we needed to visit Pocitelj if we were going to Mostar. This is an ancient old town in the mountains of Bosnia, and while it may have been affected...More

Thank Bethan J
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is a city with origins in 14/15th century, suffered a major damage during the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina 1992-1996 but being rebuilt. Origins are from before Otomans ruling, with aditions arriving with the new masters. Most part of Pocitelj has been restored but...More

Thank Filotije
Reviewed 16 May 2017

A little historic village made of stone situated at a beautiful valley and in the hillside. Take time and do a little walk along the alley.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

It is a fortress town from centuries past, built into the curve of a hill, protectively nestled in its stony embrace. Like a scene out of LOTR or some fantasy drawings, we see walled fortifications built along the ridge, towers built for battles, rising high...More

1  Thank GinKaiSilver
Reviewed 19 March 2017

One of those small towns that takes you way back in time and with your feet planted.......you know you're in the real Bosnia. Over 1,000 years old, this small stone village gives you a real feeling of history. Visitors are warmly welcomed here, but keep...More

1  Thank Jasonand1978
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful medieval town a short drive away from Mostar worthwhile visiting. It is like traveling through time, one can see the old houses with their peculiar roofs made of flat stones and the city walls although not all of it is well...More

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