Prepare to leave for Bosnia and Herzegovina
Discover essential information and all our advice on Bosnia and Herzegovina in order to prepare your trip in optimal conditions!
When to go
The best time to enjoy Bosnia and Herzegovina is between March and May and between October and November.
For nationals of Schengen countries, an identity card will allow entry into Bosnia and Herzegovina, but it is best to have your passport to receive a stamp with an entry date, because the stay is limited to 3 months.
No particular risk is identified in Bosnia and Herzegovina, on the other hand it will be necessary to be careful to remain on the roads and forest paths, zones remain still mined.
Expect to find plane tickets ranging from € 180 to € 250 from Paris.
The time zone is UTC +01: 00. In other words, there is no time difference with France.
There are several languages used: Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian, all from Serbo-Croatian which no longer exists as such officially.
Address and useful numbers
French Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina: +387 33 282-050 – Mehmed Bega Kapetanovića Ljubušaka 18, Sarajevo 71000.
Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina in France: 01 42 67 34 22 – 174 Rue de Courcelles, 75017 Paris.
Telephone and internet
Telephone code to call to Bosnia and Herzegovina: +387.
Internet access is available across the country, in most hotels and bars, at slow speeds.
Classic as in Western Europe: + 230V and sockets of the same type as in France