« City of Banja Luka » takes part in the European Local Democracy Week - a paneuropean event coordinated by the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe - as « Partner city »
City of Banja Luka
Banja Luka, situated in a valley, is a significant city in the Republic of Srpska, known for its greenery. It has a population of 180,053 and serves as a hub for education, economics, politics, and administration.
The city's charm comes from its blend of cultures, showcased through historical monuments like the Kastel fort and religious landmarks. The Vrbas River provides water sport opportunities. Gastronomy reflects local customs, while the nightlife is vibrant with nightclubs and music festivals.
Surrounding Banja Luka are natural treasures like the Vrbas River canyon and Manjača Mountain, offering adventure sports such as rafting, canyoning, paragliding, and more.
Banja Luka's heritage, vibrant culture, and outdoor offerings make it a unique and exciting destination.