FRESHWATER   >   BOSNIA

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Fly-fishing in Bosnia is one of the new frontiers in Europe. For many years after the 1990's Balkans war this country was plagued with cleaning up the mess of battle, but since 2005 the country has been rebuilt and is now open to some of the most exciting fly-fishing opportunities for Trout and Grayling in Europe. Famous for its spring-fed chalk streams and boisterous limestone mountain rivers, the diversity of water is rich and the fishing richer.

The scenery is breath-taking, the rivers untouched and all have prolific fly life, with natural wild Brown Trout and a large population of Grayling. Bosnia is fast becoming one of the destinations for fly-fishermen all over the world. It is a little like New Zealand but in Europe.

  • Passport with minimum six months validity and photo ID to purchase fishing licenCe
  • Note for Australian, Canadian and American passport holders and all other non-EU Citizens :
    A travel Visa is required.
  • Bosnia is easily accessed from Europe, the Middle East and Asia with direct flights from many countries.
  • Currency: Convertable mark (BAM) Pegged to the Euro
  • Capital: Sarajevo
  • Airport: Sarajevo or alternatively Pleso (Zagreb Croatia)
  • Population: 4 million
  • Language: Bosnian (Southern Slavonik Language)
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Electricity: 220v two-pin
  • Time: 1 hour ahead of GMT and 10 hours behind Australia

The Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust Limited (ABTOT) provides financial protection under the Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992 for Fly Odyssey Ltd, and in the event of their insolvency, protection is provided for the following:

  1. non-flight packages commencing in and returning to the UK;
  2. non-flight packages commencing and returning to a country other than the UK; and
  3. flight inclusive packages that commence outside of the UK, which are sold to customers outside of the UK.

1, 2 and 3 provides for a refund in the event you have not yet travelled. 1 and 3 provides for repatriation. Please note that bookings made outside the UK are only protected by ABTOT when purchased directly with Fly Odyssey Ltd.

OVERSEAS BOOKINGS

Contact: Mat McHugh
Tel: +44 (0)1621 743711
Mob: +44 (0)7936 708305
Email: enquiries@flyodyssey.co.uk

CHALK STREAMS BOOKINGS

Contact: Gilly Bate
Tel: +44 01730 825626
Mob: +44 (0)7817 304232
Email: g.bate@flyodyssey.co.uk

AUSTRALIA BOOKINGS

Contact: James Laverty
Mob (Australia):
+61 (0)499 900816
Email: j.laverty@flyodyssey.com.au