Porokoško Lake - Full day Hike tour from Mostar

Explore one of the most beautiful mountain lakes in Bosnia and Herzegovina


Category: Moderate
Activity: 5-7 hours hike (600 -700m ascent)
Period: May to November

Prokoško Lake is amazing glacier lake at altitude of 1636m.  Its nested beneath Vranica Mountain and its highest peak – Nadkrstac at 2112 masl. The lake is called the “mountain eye” between the locals and its surrounded by numerous shepherds huts famously called “Katuni”. Both the lake and the mountain represent the ideal hiking destination for any true nature lover who seek amazing scenery, nature and understanding of Bosnian nomad village life.



  • 120 € price based on minimum 4 persons
  • 140 € price based on minimum 3 persons
  • 2 persons – 200€/per person
  • 1 person – 350€


Transport from Mostar to the starting point of mountain trail and back, English speaking, fully equipped, and experienced mountain guide, sandwich, snack, coffee or tea and late lunch at domestic House.


To bring

Hiking boots or sturdy snickers, small backpack, minimum 2 l of water, rain coat, warm shirt, spare shirt, tin gloves, sun hat and sun protection crème.


Departure and return

From your accommodation site at 6:00 am where our guide will be greeting and transporting you to your starting point. We return 9:00 pm to your accommodation site


The Hike

After transfer from Mostar (3h) our hike tour begins at stunning Prokosko Lake. The path leads us along the ridge of mountain Vranica to its highest peak Nadkrstac at (2112 masl). Through the whole hike we are surrounded with beautiful views of the Lake and mountains of central Bosnia. On the mountain top we have the opportunity to lunch and capture the best views and after some rest we return to the lake where we enjoy national dishes at domestic House (homemade pie). Late in the evening we head back to Mostar.

Mountains invite you to sharpen your senses

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