Sarajevo War tunnel What to visit in Sarajevo
War tunnel was built under the airport in 1992 and was the only connection of Sarajevo to the rest of the world during four years of occupation.Construction of the tunnel began in secret on March 1, 1993 under the codename “Objekt BD".Sarajevo Tunnel was constructed by the Bosnian Army.The tunnel was one of the major ways of bypassing the international arms embargo and providing the city defenders with weaponry.The tunnel was also used as a way for Bosnians and UN forces to get out of Sarajevo. Transit each way, both into the city and out of the city, was constant.
- Was dug in: 1993
- Length of tunnel: 800 m
- Passed every day: 4000 people