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Cycling Tour in Montenegro Mountains (7 days / 6 nights)

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7 days / 6 nights
Availability : Apr - Oct
Max People : 12

Introduction

Cycling Tour in Montenegro Mountains

Montenegro offers you numerous opportunities for biking and it is one of the most attractive Europe’s biking destinations. The most important transversal is CT1 which connects mountains Komovi, Bjelasica, Sinjajevina and Durmitor, and also two national parks NP Biogradska Gora and NP Durmitor.

In this biking tour package, you can discover hidden secrets of Montenegro: hidden corners of national parks and reserves, mountain peaks, mountain serpentine, forest paths, rivers, canyons, valleys, lakes, thick woods, viewpoints, eco and ethno villages, summer pastures… You will be able to admire unprecedented natural beauties and get closer to the local spirit and culture. And, don’t forget delicious domestic traditional specialties!

Get ready for an unforgettable experience and enjoy the stunning nature in Montenegro!

Destination

Departure

Arrangement availability: From April to October each year (depending on weather conditions)

Departure Time

Dress Code

Itinerary

1
Day 1

Welcome at the airport (Podgorica or Tivat) or port (Kotor/Bar/Tivat) - Transfer from the airport or port to Kolašin – Check – in hotel/apartment in Kolašin. Free time. Overnight.

Overnight: Kolašin

2
Day 2

Biking tour: Kolašin – Donje (Lower) Lipovo – Gornje (Upper) Lipovo - Lipovo serpentine – bend Vratlo – Sinjajevina plateau – Pašino field – Zminičko Lake. Dinner and overnight at the local household near the Lake.

Breakfast. Check – out.

Track lenght: approx: 60 km
Difficulty: medium – but physically demanding tour
Duration: approx. 8 – 9 hours depending on your readiness and breaks
Elevation: approx. 1400 m
Ground: asphalt – land – macadam
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch package, Dinner.
Overnight: near Zminičko lake

We start the cycling ride towards Lipovo – a village known for its green forests and cold water springs, so it is certain that you cannot stay thirsty in this village. You will enjoy a mountain bike tour that offers a great view of a large number of katuns and many peaks of Sinjajevina. Before the Vratlo pass (1737 m above sea level), the road leads along serpentines which help to overcome the large altitude difference between the end of the Lipovska valley (1200 m above sea level) and the Sinjavina plateau (1700 m above sea level). With a fantastic view, we come out on the Vratlo bend, from where the cycling measurement through the katuns and landscapes begins. Only a few kilometers cycling ride from the village of Njegovuđa in Žabljak, there is one of the 18 lakes in the Durmitor region, Zminičko lake. Get ready for a fascinating view of this gem of nature, and if the weather allows, to swim in it at an impressive 1286 meters above sea level, which attracts a large number of nature lovers to this lake. The lake, which gets its water from the spring melting of abundant snow from the surrounding mountains, is lulled into a bay, surrounded by coniferous forests, which trees are reflected in the calm water of the lake, giving it a color you can hardly see anywhere else. Who does not want to be in a bigger crowd by the lake, can enjoy a lunch package or refreshment in the beautiful ambience and courtyard of the church of St. Georgije in Zminica. Check – in local household near Zminičko lake where we will have a dinner and overnight.

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Day 3

Biking tour: Zminičko lake – Njegovuđa village – Žabljak – Overnight in Žabljak Municipality.

Breakfast. Check – out.

 

Track lenght: approx: 16 km 

Difficulty: very easy tour

Duration: approx. 1 hour of ride depending on your readiness and breaks

Elevation: approx. 1500 m

Ground: asphalt – land – macadam

Meals: Breakfast

Overnight: Žabljak

 

Day for approx. 1 hour bike ride through Njegovuđa village towards Žabljak Municipality. 

Zabljak is the highest city in the Balkans. It is located at 1456m above sea level. Located in the center of the giant mountains Durmitor, Zabljak is the most desirable destination for winter tourism. Nearby is the deepest canyon in Europe, the magnificent canyon of the Tara River. This small town in the north of Montenegro is surrounded by numerous lakes and a large number of mountain peaks. Due to the natural beauties that spring up at every step, Žabljak attracts a large number of tourists during the summer. The knowledge that Durmitor, outside the winter seasons, is covered with 1500 species of different plants, is a sufficient reason to visit this town. Arrival at Žabljak. Check – in accommodation. Free time. Overnight stay.

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Day 4

Durmitor ring biking tour: Žabljak – Momčilov grad – Štuoc – Mala Crna Gora – Sušica – Nedajno – Trsa – Prutaš – Sedlo – Savin kuk – Žabljak – Overnight in Žabljak.

Track lenght: approx. 80 km

Difficulty: physically demanding and difficult tour

Duration: approx. 7 – 9 hours depending on your readiness and breaks

Elevation: approx. 2100 m

Ground: asphalt

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch package.

Overnight: Žabljak

 

We start the day with a mountain cycling tour where you will enjoy the beauty of the view, untouched nature and authentic villages where the way of life has remained almost unchanged for hundreds of years.

From Žabljak, we take a ride through Pitomina to Momčilov grad and the Štuoc viewpoint. We continue downhill to the village of Mala Crna Gora and the Sušica canyon. Taking break and replenishment water reserves. Rise to the village of Nedajno, from where you can see Mala Crna Gora and the Sušica canyon from the viewpoint. Then, towards the village of Trsa. This part of the road is classified as easy, then medium and then ascent and descent. Completely new views of the plateaus and pastures among which Prutaš dominates, and then after the ascent, a view of Sedlena beam, which dominates this part of the road. After a more demanding ascent, descent towards Žabljak, passage through the Pošćenski area to the Savin Kuk ski resort and arrival at the starting point.

 

You can’t miss the most popular tour among cyclists!

 

Overnight in Žabljak.

 

5
Day 5

Žabljak – Motički gaj – Pošćenski area – Durmitor - Trsa – Kruška – Piva lake bridge – Plužine – Piva Monastery – lake cruising or ZIP line (optional) – ethno village – Krnovo – Windmill park - cycling through villages towards Nikšić – Overnight in Nikšić.

Breakfast. Check – out.

 

Track lenght: approx. 62 km

Difficulty: medium

Duration: approx. 6 hours and a half – 8 hours and a half, depending on your readiness and breaks

Elevation: approx. 950 m

Ground: asphalt

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch package.

Overnight: Nikšić

 

From Žabljak we cycle a route through beautiful local villages. Continue driving towards Piva Lake – the largest reservoir of drinking water! Taking break on the Bridge and look at the emerald green color that invigorates the soul and body! Arrival in Plužine, a small town located between the slopes of  Durmitor and Maglić, on the edge of Piva lake. A visit to the Piva Monastery, the construction of which lasted 13 years, and the same number of its relocation due to the construction of the Hydro Power Plant. The treasury of the monastery is one of the richest in Montenegro and consists of valuable collections of old manuscripts and the first books printed in the Balkans. After visiting the Monastery, the possibility of organizing a lake cruise or Zip line (optional). Continuing cycling to the ethno village where we will a break. Ride to the Windmill park. Then, continuing on the old road through the villages to Nikšić. Check – in. Overnight in Nikšić.

 

6
Day 6

Nikšić city biking tour – Ostrog Monastery – Sokoline – Ždrebaonik Monastery – Old road Martinići – Podgorica – Overnight in Podgorica.

Breakfast. Check – out.

 

Track length: approx. 75 km (included cycling through city and Krupac lake)

Difficulty: medium

Duration: approx. 7 – 8 hours depending on your readiness and breaks

Elevation: approx. 1014 m

Ground: asphalt

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch or lunch package.

Overnight: Podgorica

 

Easy cycle through the city with a visit to the Church of St. Vassily of Ostrog, Rampart and Krupačko Lake. Continuing towards the Ostrog monastery. Visit Monastery. Believers from different parts of the world visit this monastery in large numbers, for the citizens of Montenegro this monastery is the greatest sanctuary. The monastery is in third place when it is a word about visits by Christians, right after Christ’s tomb in Jerusalem and the Holy Mountain in Greece. Descent towards the Sokoline restaurant, taking break. Continuing towards the Ždrebaonik monastery in the municipality of Danilovgrad, which has been the center of events for centuries, its destiny was also the destiny of its people. Continuation of easy bike riding along the old Martinići road towards Podgorica – the capital of Montenegro. Check – in. Overnight in Podgorica.

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Day 7

Breakfast – Check out - Free time – Transfer to the airport (Podgorica or Tivat) or port (Kotor/Bar/Tivat).

Meals: Breakfast

 

Details

activities

The price of the arrangement includes:

 

  • transfer airport – hotel – airport (Podgorica or Tivat) or port (Kotor/Tivat/Bar)
  • biking guide for all biking tours (in English)
  • mountain bikes (MTB) and helmets for 5 days (if you have your own bicycle for cycling tours, £100 FROM total NET price is reduced)
  • accommodation in local domestic house near Zminičko lake – 1 night (BB, dinner)
  • 3 or 4-star hotel or apartment accommodation (depending on the availability especially in the season) in a double/triple room in Kolašin – 1 night (BB)
  • 3 or 4-star hotel or apartment accommodation (depending on the availability especially in the season) in a double/triple room in Žabljak – 2 nights (BB)
  • 3 or 4-star hotel accommodation (depending on the availability especially in the season) in a double/triple room in Nikšić – 1 night (BB)
  • 4-star hotel accommodation in a double/triple room in Podgorica – 1 night (BB)
  • lunch package for 4 days (for biking tours)
  • lunch at the restaurant – 6th day
  • residence tax and insurance, tourist tax
  • road expenses and parking fees
  • travel insurance
  • modern, air-conditioned vehicles
  • tickets for National Parks 

 

The price of the arrangement does not include:

 

  • Single room use
  • Transfer from an airport that is not listed in the program (from the region)
  • Drinks and food not listed in the program
  • Visits to bars and restaurants that are not listed in the program
  • Other non-program costs
  • Travel health insurance

Payment

Additional options (for extra charge):

  • Single room use
  • Transfer from another airport (in the region)
  • Piva lake cruising or ZIP line
  • Travel health insurance (35 EUR per person)

 

*Possibility of organizing tourist packages according to your wishes, budget and interests.

 

Net Price list

Number of people Net Price per person GBP 
1 – 6  1370
6 – 12 1130 

 

*No group size limit. For larger groups, price on request.

*Note: If you have your own bicycle for cycling tours, total NET price is reduced by 100 GBP per person.

 *The Organizer reserves the right to cancel the trip due to bad weather conditions.