Blidinje Nature Park

Blidinje Nature Park

 

 

Location: West Herzegovina Canton Map

Area: 364 km² (141 sq mi)

 

Description of Blidinje Nature Park

Blidinje Nature Park is located in West Herzegovina Canton of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It covers a total area of 364 km² (141 sq mi) of Grabovica Valley. Besides Illyrian burial monuments (stećci) and ancient Roman roads you will find a micronation known around here as a Hajdučka Republika Mijata Tomića. Its leader and only resident Vinko Vukoja Lastvić named his own nation after 17th century hajduk (partisan) Mijata Tomića who fought against Ottoman Turkish forces and often hid in the caves in the valley of Blidinje Nature Park.