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Tesliċ is also known as a tourist destination, mainly because of the Banja Vrućica, а health spa for healing cardio-vascular diseases. With a complex of five hotels and a capacity of over 1000 beds, Banja Vrućica has the biggest tourist capacity in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is also worth mentioning nearby mountain Borje, an attractive tourist destination, with two hotels and sports facilities.
The town was settled in the 19th century with the first industrialization of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Main industries are wood products and the chemical industry. Long before Tesliċ began to rise a nearby village called Čečava existed as one of the oldest places people inhabited, there is archaeological evidence that Čečava existed as early as the 10th century. Teslić was until the late 1950s among the largest industrial centers in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Today Tesliċ industry is mostly based on the production of wood, milk, clothing, telecommunications, electro industry, metallic industry and building construction.
The closest international airport is at Banja Luka. If arriving by plane, you can travel via Belgrade (Serbia), Sarajevo (Bosna and Herzegovina) (shorter route), or Zagreb and Dubrovnik (Croatia).
You can try and find direct bus lines from some of European cities to Teslic and Doboj (about 25km from Teslic), but in that case your journey may be quite long. A bus from Belgrade costs about 12 Euros (Oct 2006), Buses also run from Sarajevo and other cities.
Bus Zagreb - Doboj Departure: 14:00 Arrival: about 18:00
Price (one-way): about 13 Euro.
BELGRADE BUS STATION Železnička 4, 2644-455, www.bas.co.yu Ticket Offices 00-24 Information and reservation, tel. 2636-299 (5.30 AM -10.00 PM) BAS turist, Železnička 4, tel. 2658-759, 2627-146 (7.00 AM - 8.00 PM) BAS turist, Sremska, tel. 2622-526, 180-377 (8.00 AM -8.00 PM)
Bus Belgrade – Doboj Departure:07:00 - Arrival: 13:00 Departure:10:00 - Arrival: 16:00 Departure:22:30 - Arrival: 04:30
Railway options are pretty good as Doboj is railway junction of BiH. From European countries, direct lines from Belgrade, Zagreb, Sarajevo and Nis are bus and railway lines, as follows:
Train Zagreb – Doboj Departure: 8:57 Arrival: 14:55 Price (one-way): about 15 Euro.
Train Belgrade – Doboj Departure: 15:30 Arrival: 22:30 Price (one-way): about 11Euro.
Train Budapest – Doboj Departure: 17:45 Arrival: 02:27 Price (one-way): about 35 Euro.
Train Sarajevo – Doboj Departure: 10:41 Arrival: 13:34 Departure: 20:32 Arrival: 23:25 Price (one-way): about 9 Euro.
For more information – www.zrs-rs.com
In Teslic town the local Orthodox Art Gallery and Museum exhibitions (Svetog Save 60; tel: 053 736 363) are certainly a worthwhile visit. You may find reasonably priced gifts and handmade souvenirs that are distinctly Byzantine in style.
Visit Plavi Cvet, popular restaurant in a city center serving local food including great pasulj, stuffed peppers, mixed grilled meat and more. Plavi cvet s.u.r. 74270 Teslić, Svetog Save 32. Tel. 065 567 402.
XL Club, Karadjordjevića 55, 1000 spinning Disko, House, Electro, Reggae, Techno, etc.
Spa of Vrucica
The thermo-mineral water, as the most important resource, the geographic position and the climate, the arranged complex and built capacitis, as well as the people factor, contributed that the Spa offers a very wide spectrum of healt services today, out of them are an included part of defined health programms.
The accommodation capacity of Vrucica Spa are circled to some more than 1000 beds so far, and including private accommodation of about 500 categorized beds, make this Spa complex a leader in our environment in the area of the health, congress and recreation tourism.
The Kardial Hotel - 435 beds, restaurant with teracce (600 seats), night club, cafe exchange office and boutique, congress hall with (450 seats), ten congress rooms (20 to 100 seats), additional equpment, additonal service, etc. recreation: bowling, swimming pool, trim-cabinet, fitness-room.
The Posavina Hotel - 270 beds, restaurant with terrace (280 seats), therapy room, night club and boutique.
The Hercegovina Hotel - 158 beds, complete prevention, treatment and rehabiliation programme.
The Serbia Hotel - 179 beds, aperitiv bar, pizzeria, four small saloons with 20-100 seats. It is connected with central treatment center (all medical services are provided here), hotel Herzegovina and restaurant Ozren by heated underground tunnel.
"Kardial" +38753/421-200 Room number: +38753/421-broj sobe Kardial fax +38753/431-361 Hotel "Hercegovina" +38753/430-270 Hotel "Hercegovina" +38753/431-415 Hotel "Hercegovina" +38753/436-106 Hotel "Hercegovina" +38753/436-107