Depature from Kolašin is at 9:00 am with SUVs. We will take the Adriatic road near river Tara. Tara is the most beautiful European river protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The canyon of the Tara River is situated in the area of The Durmitor National park. It is the deepest canyon in Europe whose depth goes down to 1300 meters. At 9:30 a breakfast with national dishes will be served in the restaurant by the river. The restaurant is also within the area of the National park Biogradska gora.
After breakfast the walk starts and we will make our way through the rainforest to the Biograd lake. Biogradska gora is one of the oldest protected areas in the world; it occupies the central region of Bjelasica, between the rivers Tara and Lim with an area of 5650 ha. Of the 5650 ha, 1600 ha are a rainforest with a great number of endemic species of flora and fauna. The lake is a descendant of the great glacier past in this region, it is known as the most beautiful lake in The Balkans. It is situated at 1094 meters above sea level, it is 1100 m long and its’ average depth is 4.5 m. Our walk is 7 km long, two hours from Bendovac where you will see the views of Biograd lake, Bjelasica, Sinjajevina, Durmitor and Tara canyon. Here you can take photos, collect forest fruits, and herbs. Later on, we will go down to the lake (it will take 1 hour) where you can use this opportunity to swim in the lake, rent boats (not included in the price), and take photos. Your guide (who speaks foreign languages) will be present all the way.
We will wrap up the day by heading back to the jeeps and driving back to Kolašin.
This tour is 20 km long.
Organizing this type of tour requires minimum 5 persons.
If you are a lover of adventure expeditions in the mountains, this arrangement will be a dream come true.
Overnights are organized in tents and Eco huts.
Given that we spend more than one day in the mountains, it is necessary that you bring clothes appropriate for changing weather and temperatures. You should also take into account the weight of your baggage, and take only the things you need on the mountain. Be sure not to forget your cameras.
Enjoy communing with the nature of mountain Bjelasica, the mountain of lovely pastures and cold springs. On our hiking tours we will pass through the unknown parts of the mountain. Of course, with the help of trained guides we will reach the highest peaks of Bjelasica and enjoy in its splendor. Together we will prepare a place for meals and enjoy the national dishes. We will hike at altitudes over 2000m.
When it ends you will be sorry that your time does not allow for more natural exploring.
Be sure to bring with you warm clothes and strong hiking shoes..