Međugorje is a small town known for the apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary, which began in 1981 and are still happening. Today, Međugorje is one of the most famous Roman Catholic pilgrimage destination in the world. The centre of the gathering is the St. Jacob’s Church in the centre of the town. In 1933, at the top of the hill Križevac, a cross was built for the 1900’s anniversary of the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ. The cross has the following inscription: “To Jesus Christ, the Redeemer of the Human Race. As a sign of our faith, love and hope, in memory of the 1900’s anniversary of Crucifixion of Jesus”. According to some estimates, up to today it have been visited by more than 40 million of pilgrims from all over the world. Mostar is a town located very close to Međugorje and Croatian borders.
In Mostar, there is the Old Bridge, which is together with the Old town on the UNESCO’s list of protected cultural heritage since 2005. The city of Mostar is inhabited since ancient times, which is proven by more than 150 findings from the Neolithic, Copper, Bronze and Iron Age. In the city, there is the oldest and most beautiful mosque in Herzegovina, the Karadjoz-Beg Mosque. Mostar is also known as the town through which the Neretva River flows and more than five bridges that are spanning it.
08:00 – 08:30 Departure from Split or Pick up from aranged place
08:30 – 10:00 Driving through countryside
10:00 – 10:30 Short coffee break
10:30 – 12:00 Visiting Medugorje
12:00 – 13:30 Visiting Kravica Waterfall Park
13:30 – 16:30 Visiting Mostar
16:30 – 18:00 Return to Split