Beautiful town of Banja Luka is nestled on the green river Vrbas, surrounded by endless greenery and the walls of the Kastel fortress, together with its beautiful cultural mix, exudes a truly unique feeling of peace and happiness.
As the second largest town in Bosnia and Herzegovina (the largest in Krajina), Banja Luka is located at the westernmost region of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and it offers an excellent combination of urban and outdoor tourism.
FUNKY TOURS TOP EXPERIENCES IN BANJA LUKA
If you want to experience Banja Luka as a local, exploring the most beautiful parts with the best experiences of the city on the Vrbas, then it is definitely best to jump on our day or half-day tours of Banja Luka and experience this city in the best way.
In case you want to visit the Kastel fortress, walk along Gospodska Street or experience the spirit of the old days at one of our weaving workshops, then you have come to the right place.
BANJA LUKA IS GREAT HUB FOR FURTHER EXPLORATIONS OF KRAJINA REGION
Culturally speaking, the wider region of Krajina is a huge cultural space that allows you days and days of research and every time to discover something new.
We have created a set of day and multi-day tours that provide you with an ideal and hassle-free ways to explore the wider region of Banja Luka, called Krajina.
THE BEST OF BANJA LUKA OUTDOOR EXPERIENCES
For the best experience of Banja Luka, in addition to visiting the heart of the city are its surrounding natural attractions.
You probably know that the World and European Rafting Championships were held on the Vrbas river, so if you prefer water adventures, you have one of the best location just outside of Banja Luka.
IN VINO VERITAS
Although Herzegovina is the most famous wine-growing region in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Krajina region near Banja Luka has something to be proud of when it comes to high-quality wine production.
If you have time for a full day tour, then the combination of a visit to the beautiful canyon of the river Cvrcka and one of the best local wineries in the Banja Luka region, the Jungic winery is a great choice.
ARRIVAL TO & DEPARTURE FROM MOSTAR
Banja Luka International Airport ❐ in Laktaši is definitely the easiest way to get to Banja Luka, especially with flights from Europe served by low-budget companies WizzAir and RyanAir.
On the other hand, since Banja Luka is very well geographically positioned between Sarajevo, Zagreb and Belgrade/Novi Sad, and if you prefer ground transport, then maybe some of our door to door connecting tours, which connect Banja Luka with other cities in the region might be an option to consider.
This way, stunning regions off the beaten path are easily accessible – places you would otherwise miss if you are using other means of public transport.
THE BEST OF KRAJINA
With the Vrbas River, historical diversity, two National Parks (Una and Kozara), excellent connections with central Bosnia and Krajina, cheap WizzAir and RyanAir flights, Banja Luka is an excellent way to start your explorations of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Apart from this if you need additional reasons to visit Banja Luka and what to see there, our list of 6 Reasons to Visit Banja Luka and 15 Things to Do to Explore Banja Luka as a Local is a must-read for anyone visiting Banja Luka for the first time.