The Sarajevo Derby is one of the most fierce derby’s in Europe. The two most successful clubs of Bosnia and Herzegovina keep each other in balance for decades. A special rivalry with a turbulent history. Get ready for a passionate, loud and fiery battle which will give you an un-erasable experience. But that is not all. You will be right in the middle of it, bot inside as well as outside the stadium. This will be a derby day experience like no other.
One of the most colorful capitals in Europe. Several influences and historical events have made Sarajevo the magnificent city it is today. Enjoy the authenticity of the Ottoman empire or get touched by the scars from the years of siege during the Yugoslavian war. An history which will leave a deep impression. In every way Sarajevo is a destination which will surprise you in a very positive way.
The rivalry already existed before the clubs even played each other. It took eight years before the first official derby was played. These arch rivals are evenly matched. After 135 derby’s they still keep each other in balance, the differences are minimal. It is the peoples club (FK Zeljeznicar) versus the club of the elite (FK Sarajevo). You will experience this derby up close, you will be part of the passion.
Your travel details
This 4-day trip includes:
- You will stay in a 4-star hotel in central Sarajevo
- In case of a one person booking a surcharge of € 100,- applies
- Match day: visit the Sarajevo Derby
- City tour Sarajevo – visiting several ancient and historical places
- Diner in a typical Bosnian restaurant
- Hosted by one of our Away Days specialists together with our local host, former ultras member of Manijaci (FK Zeljeznicar)
Experience derby day as you have never before. You are not visiting the derby, you are part of it. Our local host will show you both the secrets of the city as well as the fiery derby atmosphere. The city will be divided in two, this is Sarajevo.
Sarajevo is situated in the center of the beautiful Dinaric Alps. A versatile city with a fascinating center. The rich history colors Sarajevo and makes it one of the most impressive destinations of Europe.
Sarajevo was under siege for more than three years during the civil war in the nineties. The scars of that time are still visible all around the city. We will show you the impact on Sarajevo and what it did with football at the Balkans. You will be remembering this for the rest of your life.
Former Yugoslavia is known for its grilled meat. Steaming barbecues and the best from the grill, they know how to have a good night out with culinary enjoyment. No doubt the local cuisine is part of this trip.