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Waterfalls Kravica 5, Bosnia and Herzegovina.jpg
A view of the Kravice Waterfalls in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Location Bosnia and Herzegovina
Total height 25 m
Watercourse River Trebižat

Kravice is a waterfall on the Trebižat River in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is ten km south of Ljubuški and forty kilometers south of Mostar.[1] Its height is between 25 metres and the radius of the lake in the base of the waterfall is 120 metres.[2] Kravice is a popular swimming and picnic area and, during the summer, it is frequently visited by tourists from Mostar, Medjugorje and Dubrovnik.

The Kravice Falls area also has a little cafe, a rope swing, a picnic area, and a place to camp.[3] The best time of year for visiting is during the springtime when the fall is at its fullest and the arid landscape turns a bright green.[4] During the high season, various restaurants in the vicinity of the waterfalls mostly offer grilled dishes and fish specialties.[5] Near the Kravice Falls is also a small grotto with stalactites made of calcium carbonate, an old mill and a sailing ship.[6]



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Coordinates: 43°9′27″N 17°36′29″E / 43.15750°N 17.60806°E / 43.15750; 17.60806