Lake Skadar, Podgorica

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The largest lake in the Balkans, offers swimming, fishing, and opportunities to explore nature. Spread across 222 sq km (86 sq mi) of land, the lake features picturesque sites, a lush, mountainous setting, and small islands with historical monuments. Alongside grassy beach areas and picnic spots, you'll find tourist amenities as well as secluded bays. Take a dip in the lake's blue water, or try some birdwatching. Numerous companies offer guided sightseeing tours of the area, as well as cruises to historic sites. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Lake Skadar and many more Podgorica attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Podgorica trip planner .
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  • We did read that there are trails at Lake Skadar and we asked about them at the tourism office. There was little information for us and we were sent off on a long drive up a windy mountain road ( we h...  more »
  • At the entrance to the village there is a large parking lot, where you are already intercepted by the first provider, who wants to sell you a boat tour. There are various possibilities that should be explored first - from one hour to several hours, in a group or individually. We did a two-hour tour in the small group, that was enough. Disadvantage of the (favourable) group tour: the captain did not give any explanations about fauna or flora, but only drove us and smoked devotionally. The nature is really impressive, but also in the post-season one boat drove at the other.
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