The Vrbas is a major river with a length of 235 km, in western Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is a tributary of the Sava river. The city of Banja Luka is located on its banks.

The ancient name of the river is Urbanus and Urbas as it appears in ancient Roman and Illirian Maps.

The word vrba” means “willow” in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, and a number of weeping willow trees adorn the river banks in Banja Luka.

Relaxing on the banks of the River is simply amazing.

River Vrbas

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The River Vrbas near Banja Luka.