Cultural tourism Siroki Brijeg
Cultural tourism is defined as travel persons outside the residence with a view to the search for new experiences and experiences that meet their cultural needs. Cultural tourism also includes visits to cultural and historical sites in the distant and recent history of the tourist destinations, museums and galleries, churches, musical and theatrical events and performances, music and, more recently and visits to concerts of pop culture. That is considered to be cultural tourism motivated learning about cultural heritage, art and culture of life and work in the nation visited tourist area. Characteristics of demand for this type of culture is characterized by the fact that it is a broad spectrum of tourists covering different age groups and education, but with an indication that interest in culture increases with age. Cultural tourism is a younger branch of tourism that emerges from the needs of all educated tourists and their needs work on myself, learning and entertainment needs through introducing the history and tradition, and is motivated by the creative cultural activities related to the activities that have been preserved from the past such as learning traditional skills through cultural tourism product with religion, gastronomy and tourism literature or contemporary art production.
Siroki Brijeg is the economic, cultural, educational, religious, and adminstrative center rich in natural beauty and it is in the Western-hercegovenian district. It is located near the highway of Mostar-Split and is about 20km away from Mostar. Many roads, coming from many different directions, cross through Siroki Brijeg. With its multitude of ruins, it is obvious and unequivocally shown that this area was inhabited even before pre-historic times. In Siroki Brijeg many happenings also take place such as evenings of literature, theatrical performances, concerts and exhibits.