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Active vacation in Montenegro
Upon Your arrival, our professional and friendly guide will meet and greet You at the airport accommpanying You on way to Your hotel and during the whole tour as well.
Sightseeing of the Old town Budva is forseen. More than 2.500 years old, Budva is one of the oldest towns on the Adriatic coast. It is touristical metroplis of Montenegro, town of festivals and carnevals. Take a walking tour through the narrow streets of the Old town to the squares, orthodox and catholic churches, archeological museum and port in front of the town. After guided tour, You can relax with a cup of coffee or tea on one of small beaches which surround the Old town.
After free time departure to Your hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at four-star hotel in Budva/Becici.
Easy but long hiking on the on the clearly visible foot paths
Height difference: ca. 800 m
Average time: ca. 6 hours
Today You will be amazed by the bird’s eye view to the Boka Bay, one of 25 most beautiful in the world, which consists of four smaller bays: Tivat, Herceg Novi, Risan and Kotor Bay.
After breakfast You set off for a hiking tour on Vrmac Mountain, which divides the outer from the inner part of the Boka Bay. You drive ca. half an hour to the starting point, a small village in Tivat municipality. Following the signs You climb up onto the mountain, through the woods, enjoying all its natural beauties: streambeds, rocks, water springs... After a while You arrive at one of most beautiful viewpoints to the Tivat Bay. Further to the footh path with slight incline and you reach a saddle called Vrdola. And than You arrive to the former military road built by Austro-Hungarian Monarchy in the 19th century. On the next viewpoint You will have a chance to see Tivat Bay and open sea on one side, Kotor Bay on the other side. Along the way you will also see the remains of walls, old Austrian barracks and houses, as well as Vrmac fortress.
Finall You rich clearly visible zig- zag way wich leads you down the mountain and out of the woods, close to Kotor. Coach will pick You up and take You to the Old town Kotor.
Lunch in a restaurant with specialties of Mediterranean cuisine.
Afterward guided tour through the Old town, UNESCO Heritage site, with its charming streets, palaces, St. Triphon’s cathedral, other catholic and orthodox churches... numerous cafe bars where you can spend your leisure time after tour.
Departure to Budva/Becici. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
National park Loven offers You an extraordinary mixture of nature, history, adventure and tradition.
After breakfast You set off to Cetinje, half an hour drive from Budva. Photo stop above the Riviera of Budva with magnificent view to the beaches, Saint Stefan’s island, the Old town of Budva. You drive through Cetinje and continue to the National park Lovcen, raw and almost unapproachable karst mountain range, which was a battle field between Montenegrins and Ottomans for a long time.
You drive a narrow, curvy road to the Jezerski vrh (Lake peak) and then you climb 461 steps to the very top (1.657 m above the sea level). This is the place where Petar II Petrović Njegoš, great ruler and poet, has chosen to take his final rest, still observing the whole country and its folks. You will be amazed by the view of the Kotor Bay, Skadar Lake, high mountains in the northern part of Montenegro, even Albania. Mausoleum itself and objects inside are great work, made of various materials, such as: white and black marble, granite, even gold.
We comprise fascinating natural peculiarities, as well as culture and history of Montenegro. Finally, it will be possible to create a proper image about one people in mountainous of Balkans.
Drive back into the middle of the park, to the village Ivanova korita. Snack in a village with national specialties: smoked ham and cheese, home made bread, wine...
And finally some action for today- Adventure park Lovcen!
This is something completely new in Montenegro. It is funny, extreme, exciting, challenging, for each generation. This park was constructed in a dense beech forest. Trails are designed for all ages and levels of physical fitness. Each trail has 12 to 15 connected platforms with boards providing instructions for use of equipment and information how to accomplish the trail. Each participant gets needful equipment (belt, helmet, gloves). There is a professionally trained team that gives You the short course about use of equipment and safe passing of obstacles on the trails to each participant.
Drive back to the hotel in Budva/Becici. Dinner and overnight stay.
Rafting tour includes chouch ride through the stunning, unspoilt nature, so-called "Wild Beauty" of Montenegro and an exciting rafting trip by inflatable boats through the second deepest canyon in the world. Tara river, „the Tear of Europe" invites you to discover its rapids, springs and waterfalls.
Check-out from the hotel early in the morning. Journey goes throught the central part of Montenegro to Scepan polje. First of all, a generous breakfast with Montenegrin specialties will be served. Subsequently we will be driven by cross country vehicles to Brstanovica, starting point of rafting tour in Durmitor National Park. Once we arrive there, you will be explained the safety regulations and then we can get started. For safety reasons, each passenger is obliged to wear a life jacket and a helmet. At around 18 km ride that lasts 2 to 3 hours, you pass 21 rapids until you arrive again in Scepan Polje. This shortest, but the most exciting part of the Tara canyon, has got the largest altitude difference between the point of depature and arrival. During the tour we will take a break at several places, so you can also take pictures of your adventure. Time for a swim in an idyllic waterfall is also provided.
At the end of the rafting You will have a lunch of local specialties such as roast lamb or river trout.
Departure to Kolasin in the afternoon. Check-in, dinner and overnight stay in a four-star hotel.
After breakfast in hotel, put on Your hiking shoes and You are ready to explore beautiful, unspoiled nature of Montenegro. In half an hour You will reach National park Bigradska gora, covered in one of Europe's last three surviving virgin forests. The park is simply magical to walk through. At 1094 m above sea level, in the centre of the park, beautiful Biogradsko lake is surrounded by more than 500 years old and up to 50 m high trees. You will surely enjoy the walk around Bogradsk lake (ca. 1 hour).
Afterwards you turn back to Kolasin. From the foot of the mountain Bjelasica in Kolasin You will be driven by jeeps to a traditional mountain village. The small mountain huts, former houses of the herdsmen, scatter over the meadow at the height of 1750 m above the sea level. Fortify Yourself for the activities ahead with an extensive, typical Montenegrin lunch, after which a few hours’ jeep ride starts.You drive along the slopes of Bjelasica mountain to make several side trips to beautiful mountain lakes and enjoy the spectacular views from the observation point at the height of 2000 meters above sea level. The breaks in between can be used for a walk or taking pictures of the pristine scenery of untouched nature.
Drive back to Kolasin will be in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
It is time to relax and let Yourself just enjoy the peacefulness on the Skadar lake. This is paradise on the Earth, not only for numerous bird species, but also for the visitors.
Check-out from the hotel afer breakfast and setting of to the central part of Montenegro. Passing through Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro. Arrival in Virpazar, fisching village on the Skadar lake. After coffee break, boat ride on the biggest lake on the Balkan peninsula, the only nesting place of pelicans in this part of Europe. During the ride You will enjoy the nature and see some remains of historical monuments on the lake. You can even refresh in the sweat water, either during boat tour or on the secluded beach of Pjesacac where we make a stop for lunch - lake fish specialties, salad, olives, chees and local wine Vranac in an unique ambiance. After leisure time on the lake, we turn back to Virpazar and continue to the coast by coach.
And last but not least is the Old town Bar, which once had about 3.500 inhabitants, is a town of ghosts now. You will have a possibility to visit this archeologically rich town whose restoration began few years ago. Explore the remains of the Venetian palaces, Turkish bath and clock-tower, as well as aqueduct, orthodox and catholic churches. Climb up to the Citadel, which offers You a great view of the valley with olive trees and Rumija Mountain behind the town. Speaking about the olives, did You know that one of three oldest in the whole world is siuated right here in Bar? We will show it to You.
Check-in, dinner and overnight stay in a four-star hotel in Bar.
Services of this tour:
4 nights in a four-star hotel in Budva/Becici on half-board basis
2 nights in a four-star hotel in Kolasin on half-board basis
1 night in a four-star hotel in Bar on half-board basis
Entrance fees: Old town Kotor, National park Durmitor, National park Biogradska gora, National park Lovcen, Mausoleum, National park Skadar lake, Old town Bar, Old olive tree
Lunch in Kotor, snack in Ivanova korita, breakfast and lunch in Scepan polje, lunch on Bjelasica mountain, lunch on Skadar lake
Return transfer from/to the airport
Modern, airconditioned coach