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Along the verdant banks of the Una River, more than one hundred and seventy species of medicinal herbs flourish, while its emerald waters provide sanctuary to 28 varieties of fish Grayling, Brown trout and Hucho hucho. In 2008, the Una National Park was established, spanning 19,800 hectares of pristine landscape. Encompassing the canyon stretches of the upper course of the Una River upstream of Lohovo, the lower course of the Unac River, and the interspace between the Una and Unac rivers, as well as the Krka river, Una National Park is a sanctuary of unparalleled natural splendor.

Before cascading into its first grand canyon, the Una River flows past the magnificent 24-meter-high Štrbački buk waterfalls, a breathtaking spectacle renowned as one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and indeed, across Europe. Situated between Bihać and Donji Lapac, Štrbački Buk captivates visitors with its formidable cascades, drawing nature enthusiasts, fishermen, and artists alike.

Near Bihać, the enchanting Japodski otoci – Japodia islands emerge as a unique natural attraction, offering a mesmerizing blend of cascading waterways and wooden bridges. Connected by these charming bridges, the islands border Una National Park, rivaling many global attractions with their natural beauty. The Japodski otoci tourist center, complete with parking, restaurants, and spacious camping sites, welcomes visitors from far and wide, offering an immersive experience amidst nature’s embrace.

Una, Unac, and Krka rivers converge as the jewels of Una National Park, offering a harmonious blend of natural wonders, diverse landscapes, and rich cultural heritage. From fly fishing along the Una and Unac rivers to the internationally acclaimed Unska regata rafting contest near Martin Brod, the park provides myriad opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Nestled amid the captivating flow of Una River, the Natura Art traditional settlement preserves Bosnian traditions, offering a glimpse into centuries-old rural life.

With its lush forests, majestic waterfalls, and medieval towers, Una National Park stands as a testament to Bosnia and Herzegovina’s natural splendor, beckoning travelers to explore its untouched landscapes and rich heritage.

Experience the allure of Una National Park, where nature’s beauty and cultural heritage intertwine to create an unforgettable journey.


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