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Organized by: Tourist Organization of the Municipality of Doboj

Duration: Four days package (3 nights)

A brief description of the package: Rural tourism, according to its content and title, along with staying in the village usually includes some of the activities of rural households, farms and orchards, where can you gain experience beekeeping, build a water mill, plant the fruit that you like, go hunting, prepare tea of ​​some herbs that you find yourself, distill traditional brandy rakija, make blackberry wine,pick mushrooms, to check like real farmers whether the meat is smoked enough, pick fruit from the branches, pluck corn, store food for the winter, take the sheep on the pasture, start a fire grill ...

Of course, with the tradition you can combine your favorite activities such as: cycling, walking through the woods, swimming in the lake, photo-safari or Ozren pitoresque landscapes in October. And you can try something new - like flying!

Selected rural households are ready to welcome guests and offer them much more than this, and you can judge for yourself by staying on mountain Ozren!

Ozren can help in treating and curing as well! Brezici have the best relationship of altitude with a minimum of allergenic factors that have been declared as an ideal location for the air spa. Ozren honey and a herb called Mountain Germander (lat. Teucrium montanum are the symbols of health of the local population, and there are stories of older people that some sources of water on the mountain have miraculous effects.

Staying in the countryside provides a truly unique holiday that relaxes and soothes, where life becomes filled with contents of discovering nature and tradition. Ozren is still full of valuable heritage of the traditional ways of life, clean water and food, nice and gentle nature and good people and places which have preserved authentic customs, the material and spiritual heritage.


* All activities can be adapted to the wishes of visitors

* Depending on a date of arrival, there is the possibility of visiting many traditional events and

Schedule of the package per days:

DAY 1 (Thursday)

  • 15:00 to 17:00 h Arrival and accommodation in a family farm Spasojević (or by the tourists’ own choice)
  • 18: 00 pm refreshments and welcome drink
  • 18:30 am tour of the family farm
  • 20:00 pm dinner
  • 21:30 pm relaxation and resting


DAY 2 (Friday)

  • 08:00 am breakfast
  • 09:00am A trip to the Ozren mountain, Okolišta, lookout point  Ostravice (with transportation to the baseof Ostravice and stopping at Okolišta, on the plateau)
  • 12:00 am A visit and lunch at the Eco Centre Zivkovic Brezici (possibility of accommodation)
  • 15:00 pm visit to the monastery of St. Nicholas in Petrovo
  • 18:00 pm Return and resting at the accommodation at the hosts’ farm
  • 20:00 pm Dinner


DAY 3 (Saturday)

  • 08:00 am Breakfast
  • 09:00 am Tour of Ozren top Gostilj * (transportation to the base) and the ability to fly a tandem paraglider (twoseated) with a professional paragliding pilot **
  • 14:00 pm Return to the family farm and lunch
  • 16:00 pm Participation in seasonal agricultural work (Distilling brandy, jam making, canning, picking herbs ...)
  • 20:00 pm Dinner
  • Price for hiring licensed mountain guide is 80 KM/40 EUR
  • Price ** for flying paraglide is 80 KM/40 EUR per person


DAY 4 (Sunday)

  • 08:00 am Breakfast
  • 09:00 pm Visit to sports and recreation centrele Preslica (transportation with a motor vehicle)
  • 10:30 am A walk along the educational trail  "Meet Ozren" on the route Preslica – Goransko lake or mountain-biking through marked cycling trails of light and medium categories with professional guides ***
  • 12:00 am Rest and refreshment in the Goransko lake
  • 13:00 pm Return to Preslica
  • 14:00 pm Back in the family farm and lunch
  • 16:00 pm Departure

** price of hiring professional guide: 80 KM/40 EUR

The arrangement is especially suitable for the following target groups of visitors:

Eco-tourism is mainly targeted at families with children who are users of services in rural tourist households, where gastronomy is a very important segment, but it is also suitable for recreationists who cherish the motto "A healthy mind in a healthy body".

The target group are also hunters, hikers and fans of adrenaline sports.


Number of participants/tourists by package: Minimum number of participants is 15 persons


Contact for further information about the reservation of this arrangement:



Contact person: Radmila Jovanovic, Associate in tourism sector,

Tel. 00387 (0) 53 208 770, Fax: 00387 (0) 53 208 771

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , www.dobojturizam.com



  • Rosa Spasojević, Pridjel, 74000 Doboj, BiH, +387(0) 66 910 411; 063 810 464, Facebook: B&B Orange
  • Milenko and Borka Mitrović, Osojnica 29 /13km from Doboj, 74255 Paklenica, Doboj, BiH, +387(0) 53 271 055;065 625 027, E mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  • Vojin and Mladenka Milanović, Osojnica /13 km od Doboja, 74255 Paklenica, Doboj, BiH, +387(0)62 363 556
  • Milenko and Zorka Marušić, Gornja Paklenica / 20km from Doboj, 74255 Paklenica, Doboj, BiH, +387(0) 65 625 177
  • Radivoje Savić, Okolišta-Gornja Paklenica/16 km from Doboja, 74255Paklenica, Doboj, BiH, +387(0)66 364 361
  • Jasenka Živković, Brezici/ 27 km from Doboj, 74 255 Paklenica, Doboj, BiH, +387 (0) 65 352 961

OZREN OUTDOOR, Web:  www.ozren.org (The submitted website contains listed contacts for paragliding, mountaineering clubs and club mountain biking).


Association "SLOW TOURISM" Bosnia and Herzegovina

Address: Street Prva bb, 72230 Žepče

TEL / FAX: +387 (0) 32 880 273

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The restaurant  is located along the main road M-17 (E-73) in the settlement Brankovići, located 8 km from Žepče in the direction of Maglaj. The restaurant has been operating since 1997 and is one of the oldest restaurants in the area of ​​Žepče. Although located along the main road, the restaurant attracts travelers by its peaceful surroundings, hidden in the shadows of tall pines and willows.

This family restaurant has a successful long-term business due to the efficiency of its personel which involves promoting energy conservation among employees, and loyalty to local products, ie acquire meat and vegetables locally. In this way the restaurant helps promoting local producers and provides a controlled descent quality food for its guests. Another form of promotion of local area are handicrafts made by the local population and exposed in the restaurant so that guests can stay familiar with the cultural and natural heritage of this region.

AROUND THE TABLE - The restaurant offers a wide selection of grilled dishes, steaks, various prepared foods, fish, but its popularity among the faithful guests is due to local specialties such as veal and pork knuckle (ham), by which is especially famous among gourmets. The standard range of different drinks and aperitifs highlights several types of traditional local spirits - brandy and homemade wine from around Čitluk.

SURROUNDING - situated halfway between Žepče and Maglaj, the restaurant provides guests easy access to all facilities and tourist attractions such as the Church of Sv. John the Baptist in Brankovići, only 500 meters from the restaurant, or Maglaj medieval fortress, which is located just 6 km from the restaurant. If you are more interested in sport and recreation facilities and exploring the natural beauty of this area, the Pazarić Recreation Centers and the Gromilice Recreation Center are only a 15-minute drive from the restaurant.


Address: Brankovići bb, 72238 Ozimica, BiH

Phone: +387(0) 32 891 172

GSM: +387 (0) 63 376 203

ASSOCIATION „SLOW TOURISM“ Bosnia and Herzegovina

EMAIL: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

ADDRESS:  Ulica Prva bb, 72230 Žepče, Bosnia and Herzegovina

TEL/FAX:++387 32 880 273


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