Chichen Itza
Tanum
Sagarmatha
Mostar
Gebel Berkal
Qin

World Heritage Site

for World Heritage Travellers

The historic urban site of Počitelj

The historic urban site of Počitelj is part of the Tentative list of Bosnia Herzegovina in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Click here for a short description of the site, as delivered by the state party.

Map

Legend

  • Tentative

The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

Community Reviews


Assif Israel 23.09.08

Pocitelj is situated on a hill near Mostar and is easily accessible by bus. As many other Bosnian sites, this town is Ottoman in style. It is a historic fortified town with a hostel (caravanserai) and a hamam underneath it. There is also a traditional mosque which can be visited. During the Yugoslavian War Pocitelj was badly damaged and most of its residents fled away and never returned. Nonetheless, some Bosniaks still reside in this beautiful town and you can still enjoy the unique atmosphere of their traditional houses and food.


Share your experiences!

Have you been to The historic urban site of Počitelj? Click here to add your own review.

Site Info

Site History

  • 2007 - Submitted 

Site Links

In the News

Locations

The site has 1 locations.

  • The historic urban site of Počitelj