Location Bosnia and Herzegovina, Nearest city Foča, Coordinates: 43°20′N 18°41′E, Area 175 km2 (68 sq mi), Established 1962, it is Bosnia and Herzegovina's oldest national park. It includes the highest peak of Maglić at over 2,386 metres (7,828 ft), on the border with Montenegro. The Montenegrin part of Maglić massif in the park has also formed the Trnovačko Jezero (Trnovačko Lake). The Strict Nature Reserve "Perućica", one of the last two remaining primeval forests in Europe, is part of the park. The park is also famous as being the location of the Battle of the Sutjeska in 1943 during World War II. It is an affiliated member of EUROPARC Federation.

The National Park Sutjeska (NPS) is located in the forested, mountainous area, in the southeast of the Republic of Srpska, at the border between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro. The park extends to about 17,250 ha of hilly terrain and is approximately 43 ° 19 ‘north latitude and 18 ° 37` eastern geographical longitude. The surrounding areas are: Maglić, the highest peak in BiH (2386m), Volujak (2337m), Zelengora (2014m), Leli (2032m) and Vučevo (400-1700m) , and are part of the mountain corridor of the Dinaric or the Dinaric Alps. The NPS from the NPS is the Piva Mountains and the Piva River Canyon, as well as the Tara canyon (the deepest canyon in Europe and the second in the world after the Great Canyon of the USA) belonging to the National Park Durmitor in the neighboring Montenegro. The main road between Trebinje and Sarajevo passes through the Park in a length of 12 km. According to the population census from 1991, the center had 559 inhabitants. It is located near the northern entrance to Park and is administratively the headquarters of NPS.

Sutjeska National Park

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The Sutjeska National Park is a national park located in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Established in 1962, it is Bosnia and Herzegovina’s oldest national park.

Public institution National park

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Geographically, the National Park Sutjeska is located in the forest and mountain area in the southeast of Republika Srpska, on the border between B&H and Montenegro.

“Sutjeska” National Park

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Sutjeska National Park is the oldest and largest national park in BiH and its great worth and beauty makes it a true gem of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Distances from Tjentiste to the main local and regional centers

Relation Tjentište-Foča Distances 27 (km)

Average travel time 35 min.

Relation Tjentište-Banja-Luka Distances (km) 370

Average travel time 5 h & 30 min.

Relation Tjentište-Beograd Distances (km) 380

Average travel time 6 h

Relation Tjentište-Sarajevo Distances (km) 93

Average travel time 1 h & 45 min

Relation Tjentište-Herceg Novi Distances (km) 200

Average travel time 3 h & 30 min.

The closest airport is Sarajevo Airport

which has direct flights to Zurich, Budapest, Vienna, Munich, Ljubljana and Istanbul.

Relation Tjentište-Dubrovnik Distances (km) 142

Average travel time 2 h & 30 min.

Relation Tjentište-Trebinje Distances (km) 120

Average travel time 1 h & 45 min.

Coordinates 43°20′N 18°41′E

Established 1962