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Bukovik

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Sarajevsko Ozren is located northeast of Sarajevo. Bukovik is the highest peak of Sarajevsko Ozren, at a height of 1,532 meters above sea level. The path for Crepoljsko and Bukovik begins from Čavljaka, and requires around 2 to 3 hours to reach the mountain lodge on Bukovik. There are a few facilities along the path, and the Bukovik lodge is located at the base of the summit.

At the top of Bukovik there is radio station; from here you can see Sarajevo and a great number of mountains, and when visibility is good you can see as far as Bobotov kuk (2,523 m/sl), the highest peak of Durmitor in Montenegro.

This area is enjoyable for all ages, young and old alike. It is perfect fo r walking, hiking, bike riding, sustainably collecting of fruits and medicinal plants from the forest, tasting natural products, etc. Bukovik is characterised by beautiful landscapes made up of pastures, coniferious forests, and many plant and animal species (

From Bukovik there is a hiking trail that leads to Skakavac Waterfall, which can be reached in around 45 minutes.

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Update: March 18, 2018

Public transport

Minibus 64 leaves from Barica and Čavljaka on the weekends and holidays.

Departures are from the terminal Park at 08:00, 09:00, 10:00, 15:00, 16:00 and 17:00 o'clock, and returns from Barica are at 8:30, 9:30, 10:30, 15:30, 16:30 and 17:30.

The ticket price for adults for a one-way trip is 1.60 KM, and a return ticket is 2.70 KM. A one-way ticket for a child costs 0.50 KM.

Getting there

From Čavljaka, there are well-maintained hiking trails that go to the Bukovik and Crepoljsko peaks, as well as to Skakavac Waterfall.

Coordinates

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43.933135, 18.449638
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43°55'59.3"N 18°26'58.7"E
UTM
34T 295294 4867608
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