This is the Mountain of the Cross. In 1933, villagers built a huge cross out of cement to commemorate the 1900 years of the crucifixion. The 30ft Stations of the Cross is atop a steep mountain. The climb up to the Cross is an arduous one and takes anywhere between forty-five minutes to an hour.
To the south west of the Apparition Hill lies this haven of serenity, where one is supposed to strictly maintain silence, except in the area where speaking is allowed. Open from 9 in the morning till 4 in the evening, the Oasis of Peace is quite simply an ocean of tranquillity in the midst of the hordes of pilgrims.
Once in Medjugorje, there are many pilgrimage sites you can visit. Depending on whether you came to Medjugorje with an agency or individually, pilgrimage sites are the same. Only your schedule may vary.
At another place of significance where Our Lady has appeared, a blue cross was erected and this site is now called the "Blue Cross". Here Our Lady appeared to Ivan while he was hiding from the police.