Skiing in Bosnia and Herzegovina

The best ski resort in Bosnia and Herzegovina is Jahorina, it ranks 3.1 out of 5 stars. There are 20 ski resorts in Bosnia and Herzegovina where you can ski and snowboard to your heart’s content. With over 111 km of snowy slopes all served by 60 ski lifts, keen skiers and snowboarders flock to these ski resorts in Bosnia and Herzegovina for their winter sports fix.

The largest ski resort in Bosnia and Herzegovina is Jahorina, which offers 25 km of marked pistes. The ski resort with the highest altitude is Babin Do – Bjelašnica which reaches 2,067 m. UK and European adrenalin junkies don’t need to travel far, as Bosnia and Herzegovina ski resorts are on the Balkan Peninsula in southeastern Europe.

4 of the most popular ski resorts in Bosnia and Herzegovina are:

Jahorina – is located in the Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • The distance from the ski resort to the nearest village and towns are: Jahorina 0.1 km, Pale 13 km and Sarajevo 29 km
  • Skiing and snowboarding
  • 25 km of slopes
  • 8 ski lifts – moving 14,900 passengers per hour
  • Elevations are between 1300 m – 1916 m
  • There are 3 km of beginner runs, 19 km of intermediate and 3 km for advanced skiers
  • A valley run
  • Night skiing
  • Cross country trails
  • Artificial snow making covering 70% of slopes
  • Other sports facilities offered
  • Summer season
  • 1 stars out of 5
  • Ski season is from early December until early April

The mountain range of the Dinaric Alps are located south of Sarajevo. This is home to the ski resort of Jahorina. The 1984 Olympic Games of Sarajevo, women’s alpine events were held here. Ideal slopes offer all levels of skiing with snow assured slopes supplemented by snow making facilities.

Ravna Planina – is located in the Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • The distance from the ski resort to the nearest village and towns are: Pale 4 km and Sarajevo 21 km
  • Skiing and snowboarding
  • 5 km of slopes
  • 3 ski lifts – moving 3,600 passengers per hour
  • Elevations are between 920 m – 1,281 m
  • There are 11.1 km of beginner runs, 1.4 km of intermediate and advanced slopes 0 km
  • A valley run
  • Alpine skiing
  • Artificial snow making
  • Summer season
  • 8 out of 5 stars
  • Ski season is from early December until early April

Babin Do – Bjelašnica – is located in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • The distance from the ski resort to the nearest town is: Sarajevo 27 km
  • Skiing and snowboarding
  • 5 km of slopes
  • 8 ski lifts – moving 8,395 passengers per hour
  • Elevations are between 1,270 m – 2,067 m
  • There are 4.5 km of beginner runs, 7 km of intermediate and 1 km for advanced skiers
  • A valley run
  • Night skiing
  • Artificial snow making covering 80% of slopes
  • Summer season
  • 7 stars out of 5
  • Ski season is from mid-December until late March

Adria Ski – Kupres – is located in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Canton 1, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • The distance from the ski resort to the nearest village and towns is: Čajuša 2.2 km and Kupres 10 km
  • Skiing and snowboarding
  • 13 km of slopes
  • 5 ski lifts – moving 5.500 passengers per hour
  • Elevations are between 1,189 m – 1,528 m
  • There are 5.9 km of beginner runs, 7.1 km of intermediate and 0 km of advanced slopes
  • A valley run
  • Artificial snow making facilities
  • 7 stars out of 5
  • Ski season is from mid-December until early April

If you want a change from your usual ski destination, try the ski resorts of Bosnia and Herzegovina.