The Professional basketball Camp will take place again in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Hezegovina from 25.to 29. July, 2019.
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Sarajevo City

About Sarajevo

The capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Sarajevo is country’s largest city and serves as its administrative, economic, cultural, university and sport centar. Nestled within the greater Sarajevo valley of Bosnia, it is surrounded by the Dinaric Alps and situated along the Miljacka River in the heart of Southeastern Europe and the Balkans. Sarajevo is the largest city of Bosnia and Herzegovina, with a population of 275,524 in its current administrative limits. The Sarajevo metropolitan area, including Sarajevo Canton, East Sarajevo and nearby municipalities is home to 555,210 inhabitants.

Climate

Sarajevo has a humid continental climate/humid subtropical climate.

Sarajevo’s climate exhibits influences of oceanic zones, with four seasons and uniformly spread precipitation. The proximity of the Adriatic Sea moderates Sarajevo’s climate somewhat, although the mountains to the south of the city greatly reduce this maritime influence. The average yearly temperature is 10 °C (50 °F), with January (−0.5 °C (31.1 °F) on average) being the coldest month of the year and July (19.7 °C (67.5 °F) on average) the warmest.

Meet the city...

Interesting things about Sarajevo!

01. Winter Olympic Games 1984.

Sarajevo hosted the Winter Olympic Games in 1984. on it's three surrounding mountains, which led to massive expansion of the city in the period it was the part of former Republic of Yugoslavia.

02. Electrical tram network

In 1885., Sarajevo was the first city in Europe and the second city in the world to have a full-time electric tram network running through the city, following San Francisco.

03. Multiethnical country

Sarajevo is probbably the only city in the world where in the same time you can hear the bels from catholic curch, orthodox church, synagogue and the "ezan" from mosque. Very unique fact isn't it?

04. Sarajevo Film Festival

The Sarajevo Film Festival is the premier and largest film festival in Southeast Europe, and is one of the largest film festivals in Europe.

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All you need to know about main services and informations about Sarajevo.

If you decide to be a part of our story and to come in Sarajevo, make sure you know all neccessary information.

Service/Information

  • Official language
  • Foreign languages
  • Official currency
  • Electrical plug-in
  • Tap water

Details

  • Bosnian, croatian and serbian
  • Bos., Cro. and Ser.
  • English and german
  • BAM (1,00€ = 1,95 KM)
  • 220 Volts
  • Safe to drink
  • Police department
  • Fire department
  • Ambulance
  • Sarajevo Taxi
  • Rent-a-Car
  • 122
  • 123
  • 124
  • +387 (0)33 1515
  • On request

International Airport Sarajevo

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