Day 1: Arrive Podgorica, transfer to Skadar Lake
Welcome to Montenegro! Upon arrival in the capital city of Podgorica, make your own way to Skadar Lake. A trip briefing will be held in the evening where you'll be introduced to Montenegro, the group guide, and your fellow Yomads travellers.
Day 2: Kolasin and cycling to Katun Vranjak
Early in the morning, we embark on a boat trip on Skadar Lake, the largest of the Balkans and on the border of both Montenegro and Albania. After breakfast, we'll board the train to Kolasin, crossing ridges, tunnels, and bridges on the way. There's time to relax before hitting the road on a mountain bike trip through Bjelasica's mountains, ending in Katun Vranjak.
Day 3: Hiking around Bjelasica
Today we explore the rolling countryside of Bjelasica on foot, heading up to the highest peak of the region Crna Glava (2139m). Our descent takes us to Biogradska Lake, passing through one of Europe's last jungle regions.
Day 4: Free day Zabjak
The day is free for you to explore Zabjak and its surrounds at your own pace. Our recommendations for the day include:
- Rafting at Tara Gorge
- Cycling around Zabjak
Day 5: Hiking in the Durmitor Mountains
A full day of hiking in the Durmitor Mountains takes us through vast forests and meadows to the Planinca Summit. From here, the views of the surrounding rock peaks of the Durmitor massif are stunning. On the way down we'll pass by two mountain lakes, Crno Jezero (black lake) and Zminje Jezero (snake lake).
Day 6: To Cetinje, kayaking on Boka Bay
Today we'll travel to Cetinje, the former capital of Montenegro until 1918. There's time to explore the peaceful town and its buildings before crossing the Lovcen Mountains that separate the Montenegro's interior from the sea. At the top of the mountain range, enjoy the beautiful view down to the Mediterranean Sea. In the afternoon, embark on a sea kayaking trip in the picturesque Kotor Bay.
Day 7: Free day Kotor
Today is free for you to do your own thing, be it exploring the Venetian town of Kotor, taking a refreshing dip in the many waters of the area, or hiking the surrounding area.
Day 8: Trip concludes Kotor
Our journey ends after breakfast, leaving you free to head home or to continue the adventure on your own.