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Ruins of an Old Ottoman Han/Caravanserai

The Tašlihan is one of the old Ottoman hans or caravanserais in Sarajevo. The name is from Trukish... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
jenedc2016
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Santa Rosa, California
Place of old resting place

A resting place few centuries ago and now a hotel is built next to site while preserving the ruins... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
Nouzab
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Suva, Fiji
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Reviewed 1 week ago

These are the remains of one of the first hotels in Sarajevo, right next to old town bazard. This hotel was constructed with funds given by Gazi Husrev Beg, governor of Sarajevo in the 1500s that donated most of his fortune to develop the infrastructure...More

Thank Javiera A
Reviewed 17 September 2018

As always when visiting a ruin you have to use your imagination. In this case there is not much left of the old karavanserai built in 1543. Tasli han or Inn of Stone had 30 rooms and could take 90 guests. There was place for...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

The Tašlihan is one of the old Ottoman hans or caravanserais in Sarajevo. The name is from Trukish for "Stone Han," han being like a market or type of caravanserai, providing places for merchants to keep their or load or unload goods, but also sometimes...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

A resting place few centuries ago and now a hotel is built next to site while preserving the ruins. It's free. Worth the visit. Says a lot about history.

1  Thank Nouzab
Reviewed 9 December 2017

It's nice to come upon this building when walking around the city centre. You can learn more about the history of Sarajevo!

1  Thank lauratejerina
Reviewed 2 November 2017

They are located next to the Hotel Europe where I was staying. I passed by them many times before I took the time to read about them. Built in 1543...Taslihan means inn of stone. It was an old inn and not to be confused with...More

Thank lcb5310
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The structure that remains is astounding, that it remains , even its current state, is a testament to the builders and should remain as it is. If its rebuilt in its entirety it will not appreciate the structures history

Thank JoePollard3
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Situated in the Baščaršija quarter, the Tašli han takes an important place in Sarajevo. The leftovers of the old bazaar are really interesting and beautiful, and are popular among local population and foreign tourists. It's really a lovely historical place, thus, try not to miss...More

Thank IgorMarkovic
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Restore or not, that is a question - well, it definitely ain't Hamlet's dilemma, as it CAN'T be restored in it's original shape, as the part of this han, or caravan serail, lies until today's Hotel Europe. Recently there was a lot of discussion in...More

1  Thank 424tarikd
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This used to be a Han , so a resting and guest house. It is rather long and marks the beginning of the old town. Today, it houses many small stores , jewellers and the like which are slightly higher class than those in the...More

1  Thank BraAntal
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