Kozara National Park

B&H

Kozara National Park is a national park in Bosnia and Herzegovina that was proclaimed a protected national forest in 1967 by Josip Broz Tito. It is situated between the rivers UnaSavaSana and Vrbas, in the Republika Srpska entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina. These 33.75 square kilometers of dense forest and hilly meadows have earned the nickname ‘Green Beauty of Krajina‘.

Kozara is a popular hunting ground, with a large 180 square kilometers area of the park open to regulated hunting of deerpheasantsfoxesboarshares, and ducks.

A smaller part of the park is designated for nature lovers. Walkinghikingbiking and herb picking are among the many activities in Kozara.

Kozara was also a former battleground during World War II. The Partisans intimate knowledge of Bosnia’s rough terrain gave them an advantage over the newly occupying Nazi Germans.

Contact

Kozara National Park
email
info@npkozara.com
address
Vuka Karadžića 43 , Prijedor, Republika Srpska, BiH
phone
211169