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Private Excursion to National Park Skadar Lake

By Platanus
Price was undefined, price is now £581

Features

Free cancellation available
6h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup

Highlights

  • Virpazar

  • Skadar lake

  • The Montenegrin Alcatraz

  • St. Stefan Island

  • Boka Bay

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Driver/Guide

  • What's included

    Private vehicle

  • What's included

    Licenced local tour guide

  • What's included

    Hotel/port pick up and drop off

  • What's included

    Entrance fees boat ride and ticket for National park

  • What's included

    Home-made fritters, brandy and wine tasting during boat ride

  • What's included

    Insurance

  • What's excluded

    Lunch

Know Before You Book

  • Children 1-18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Customers can change hotel pick up time as they prefer 24 hours before pick up.


What you can expect

If you decide to book this excursion you will have opportunity to discover Skadar lake, the largest lake in the Balkans and also the only national park dominated by aquatic and wetland ecosystems. North swampy coast (about 20,000 ha) offers ideal conditions for the development of wildlife, especially bird life. On the lake lives, nests, wintering or moved 281 species of birds, but Lake has the status of areas of international importance for birds (IBA) and is located on the world list of aquatic habitats of international importance (RAMSAR). In the park are 48 species of fish, 50 species of mammals, numerous amphibians, reptiles and insects. Skadar Lake has a rich history and culture, as evidenced by numerous archaeological sites, mediaeval Manastir and churches, fortifications and folk architecture (fishing villages, old bridges, mills and wells).

On the day of departure your driver and tour guide will pick you up in front of your hotel and your excursion to National Park Skadar Lake can start. During your ride to Skadar Lake you will have opportunity to see beautiful coastline and small maritime towns while your tour guide will tell you more about Montenegro and National Park. Upon your arrival to city of Virpazar your tour guide will take you to the river bank from where you will start your boat cruise on the Skadar Lake. During your cruise you can see many birds making their nests, former prison on the island in the middle of the lake and you will have opportunity to taste home-made fritters, cheese, honey, wine and brandy. At the end of your cruise you will have free time on the lake to enjoy bautiful nature or to take a swim. After your cruise finish you will have lunch in the restaurant close to the river where local cook will prepare fish from the Skadar Lake. After lunch continue your ride back to your hotel where your driver will drop you off.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Shkodër

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Hotel pick up
    • Bečići Budva Municipality
    • Hotel pick up
    • Budva Budva Municipality
    • Hotel pick up
    • Tivat Tivat Municipality
    • Hotel pick up
    • Petrovac Budva Municipality