THE TARA RIVER GETAWAY: MULTISPORT
TIPS AND TRICKS
The Tara Getaway program brings you three days in the beautiful Montenegro. Along with the scenic drive from Adriatic coast to the green mountains, whitewater rafting and spectacular views – this getaway also brings you the bay of Kotor, an UNESCO world heritage site, whitewater rafting through the Tara river and more.
An interesting hike to the tophill fortress will unlock some valuable achievements for your wanderlust game, giving you a chance to enjoy in an overview of the Kotor bay, high from above.
Another interesting stop we make during the trip is a famous artificial lake named Piva, 42km long and “out of this world” looking colors of turquoise, blue and green. Whitewater rafting on Tara river, in the world’s second deepest gorge. Bonfires in the camp, mornings in the woods and swimming in the Tara river. In case you have some extra energy, we can hike up to Bobotov kuk – the highest peak of Montenegro. Get your passports ready for some new stamps.
Day 1: Bay of Kotor: morning pickup in Dubrovnik, drive to Kotor, hiking up to the fortress, lunch and sightseeing in the old city, back on the road for the 3 hour scenic drive to the Tara River Canyon, arrival to our riverside camp, campfire dinner
Day 2: Tara river: breakfast at camp; short drive to the launch site; 4h of rafting Europe’s longest and deepest gorge, from Brštanovica to Ščepan Polje, roughly 18 km with 22 distinct rapids, return to the camp, lunch, optional hike or bicycle ride, down-time, campfire dinner
Day 3: Durmitor park: breakfast at our riverside camp; car transfer to the Durmitor national park, hiking, lunch at a national cuisine restaurant, late afternoon return to Dubrovnik, farewell dinner in the old city
TRIP LENGTH: 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS
- Arrival/Departure Point: Dubrovnik
- Accommodations: Private double or triple rooms with bathrooms in a riverside camp, electricity, Wi-Fi
- Tour Inclusions: 2 nights accommodation, all meals, entrance fees, rafting and cycling gear, instruction, guiding, airport transfer, car and ferry transfers
- Tour Exclusions: personal spending, drinks during lunches and dinners
- Tour Price*: 3.900,00 Kn / €514 / $610 / £457
- Single Supplement*: additional 650 Kn / €85 / $100 / £76
*Prices are in Croatian Kuna: Euro, USD and GBP prices are subject to exchange rate fluctuations
**2 person minimum**
What to Bring:
YOUR PASSPORT, water and snacks for the drive, a change of clothes, a warm layer (sweater or fleece) for the cooler mountain air, and Euros in case you want to buy yourself any additional drinks (beer, wine, local grappa, coke, juice). You may drink water from the river. Croatia’s currency is the Kuna; Montenegro accepts only the Euro. A camera is optional; you will see amazing scenery and be in the 2nd largest river gorge in the world, so you’ll probably want to take some pictures.
Rafting Gear provided:
Wetsuit & boots, lifejacket, helmet. You may wear a swimsuit with clothes over. Your wet suit goes over your swimsuit. If you don’t want to travel in swimwear there are changing facilities at the camp. You are served a hearty lunch before rafting and another meal after rafting.