Montenegro – The Country of Outdoor Activities

Montenegro is not just a paradise for nature lovers but also for those who seek a bit more thrill in their life. So what do you get when you combine wonderful nature and adrenaline thrills? An unforgettable land full of extraordinarily fun experiences.  Montenegro has it all: high steep mountains, hidden mountain lakes, deep river canyons, a long sandy beach a beautiful coast, and adrenaline sports to mix in.

Rafting the Tara river is one of the most popular activities in Montenegro. The Tara river forms the second deepest canyon in the world at 1200m deep, the first being the Grand Canyon. The clear waters of the river earned the nickname “tears of Europe.” 

Biking in Durmitor national Park,is a must do. The town of Zabljak is the highest settlement in the Balkans and it is surrounded by breathtaking mountains full of splendid tracks for bike lovers. If you are looking for an early morning ride around the Black Lake or you are more interested in mountain biking, Durmitor will answer your call and offer you what you need.

Kayaking around the Bay of Kotor,around the Bay of Kotor, you will experience all the beauty of the Maiden of the Mediterranean Sea from a different perspective. Pass by century old churches, palaces and houses. Breathe in the history of the Bay of Saints and take a swim on your way. Kayaking gives you a unique opportunity to be free to explore all of the hidden gems that the bay holds.

Kolašin ski center, Bjelasica, be it in the summer or in the winder, has something to offer. If you like skiing, then coming to Kolasin is a must do. A nice track and a lot of guesthouses make it a beloved ski center in Montenegro. And when the snow is gone it leaves behind splendid grass valleys made for hiking and bike riding excursions. And close to Bjelasica is the beautiful Biogradsko lake where you will have the opportunity to explore one of the last antique rain forests of Europe.

Canyoning in Montenegro Montenegro is done in the breathtaking Nevidio Canyon close to the town of Niksic. This is the only canyon open for exploration in Montenegro. But to enter it you will need to be accompanied by experienced guides. Don’t let the beauty of the place fool you, it is still a very dangerous place, and because of this it offers an adrenaline rush that you will rarely find.

Kite-surfing in Ulcinj. Montenegro also has a wonderful 12 km long sand beach, where the sand, the wind, a river and the sea meet and make the perfect combination of elements to make this sport possible. This is the place for the kite-surfers to spend time in, though not just for them. Everyone will fall in love with the splendid beach and the lovely sea, and find refreshments in one of the coziest beach bars that can be found on the Ulcinj’s Great Beach.

Zip-line country. You may think this is a joke but it is not. Zip-lines are popular among the tourists who come to visit Montenegro. We have big Zip-lines in: Njegusi above the city of Kotor, across the river Tara and the lake Piva, and smaller ones are in the adventure parks.

Paragliding for the brave of heart is also an option. We have multiple points were you can leave the earth behind and fly through the beautiful blue sky. Starting points can be close to the sea shore or high in the mountain peaks. It is only a question of your preference.

And for the childhood cowboys and girl there is also something. Montenegro has wonderful trails for horseback riding lovers. Be it forest trails, flower valley trails or sunset on the beach trails, we have it. All the time you will be accompanied by experienced guides who will, on the way, tell you stories about the region, the local legends and myths.

As you can see, Montenegro is not just a country full of history, beautiful nature and cultural landmarks but it also offers huge amounts of outdoor experiences just waiting for you, so come visit us and have an adventure of your life.

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