Sutjeska is one of Bosnia and Herzegovina's oldest parks. It is famous for the Partisan victory over the Germans in WW II and there are large stone monuments commemorating the event. The park itself is 17,500 hectares of magnificent and untouched wilderness.
Beech trees tower over 60 metres high and endemic black pines stem from the rocky faces that protect the ancient forest. Skakavac waterfall can be seen from the look-out point-this seventy five metre plus waterfall is dwarfed by the massive blanket of green trees that cover the valley.
The Sutjeska River has carved a stunning valley through the middle of the park and divides Zelengora (Green Peaks) Mountainfrom Maglic and Volujak Mountains. It is impossible by just words to describe the beauty of this kind.