Mountain Jahorina – ski center
Jahorina is located in the heart of the Balkans, at the junction of cold continental and warm Mediterranean climate, with the highest peak of Ogorjelica 1916m above sea level, which makes it very healthy and pleasant to spend the winter days on this mountain. Jahorina boasts with the latest artificial snowmaking system that connects the entire ski resort, namely 46km of alpine and 10km of nordic trails. At any given time, the perfectly organized trails are connected by modern ski lifts for transport of skiers and boarders, with a total capacity of about 17,000 skiers per hour. Jahorina skiers can choose to ski on light, medium and cross-country trails that are tailored for more experienced and skilful skiers. 46 km of trails are covered by one cabin gondola, three six-seater cable cars, one two-seater and three ski lifts. The youngest skiers on this mountain have received the most attention, for them two ski kindergartens have been prepared with a treadmill, a towing track and numerous fun props. Ski kindergartens are best suited for toddlers and beginners because they can make their first ski steps there and endlessly have fun in the snow. For adventurers and adrenaline lovers, there is also a night skiing trail with new light installations, allowing you to enjoy your skis even after sunset. Night skiing is the best way to end your day on the mountain. Jahorina skiers and boarders have the opportunity to feel the magic of Jahorina at night and literally spend the day on skis.
Night skiing is not the only activity that fills the guests’ time in the evening. This ski center is known for good entertainment, great concerts of the biggest music stars of the region, music festivals and performances. Good entertainment and homely access to guests, excellent gastronomy and wellness offer is characteristic of Jahorina, allows visitors to return from the mountain full of impressions and almost always, fascinated by all that Jahorina has to offer, eagerly and eagerly repeat their visit.
Jahorina is not only a modern ski resort, it is a mountain with a rich tradition, in1984 Sarajevo hosted the Winter Olympic Games in Sarajevo, while Jahorina hosted an alpine skiing competition for women in the downhill, slalom and giant slalom events. The trails where the Olympic competition was held have been restored and now welcome all lovers of this mountain. Jahorina Olympic Center is currently one of the most modern ski resorts in the Balkans, but has retained its Olympic spirit and traditional note, and upon arrival you are greeted by Olympic circles that are reminiscent of the Olympics and historically important 1984.
The proximity to the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo, and the international airport located just 28 km from Jahorina ski center make this mountain especially attractive for tourists even from the most remote parts of Europe and the world. The unspoiled nature and mountain scenery leave no one indifferent, while on the other hand, perfect ski slopes and modern lifts meet the expectations of even the most demanding guests.
Jahorina is the mountain you must love, it is the mountain for everyone and affects everyone’s taste!