Skadar lake cruise - Virpazar - Kom monastery - Virpazar

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Enjoy the beauty of Lake Skadar as you cruise towards the Kom monastery. Experience Lake Skadar's charms and Kom Monastery's beauty while indulging in delicious local wine.

Highlights

  • The cruise starts from the small fishing village of Virpazar
  • You pass through a picturesque narrow canal surrounded by greenery
  • You pass by the walls of Lesendra, a fortress from the 18th century
  • Cruising among the water chestnut meadows, enjoy in taste of the local wine
  • Visit the medieval Kom monastery, see the centuries-old frescoes

Description

We begin the boat trip passing through the small channels of River Crmnica that leads from Virpazar to the open lake, large area that offers a first approach to the immensity of the lake. Here, we can see in the distance other part of the lake that connects with Albania, and it is possible to perceive their mountains. The main and additional attraction of this three-hour excursion is a visit to one of the most beautiful monasteries, called Kom. Follow us to experience a cruise along the scenic waters of Skadar Lake. Watch the different species of birds and listen to sounds of nature along the way to the Kom Monastery. Passing through small canals and through fields of water lilies, we arrive on a small island. At the top of this island is the Kom monastery. We get off the boat to visit this medieval monastery, which is a 15-minute walk away. On arrival, there's a charming terrace where you can take some great photos and enjoy the incredible panoramic view over Lake Skadar. Take time to enjoy the view on the surroundings mountains. The monastery was built by the king Ivan Crnojevic in the 15th century. It is dedicated to the mother of Christ. The monastery is also home to some of the best-preserved frescoes in the area. On the way back, you can stop for a swim in the middle of the lake if you want to experience it. It's an option that lets you feel in touch with nature. We finish the boat trip by joining the small channel of the river Crmnica to return to the fishing village of Virpazar.

Includes

Sightseeing boat trip from Virpazar to Kom Monastery. Panoramic sightseeing of Skadar lake. Safety equipment. Local guide will accompany you along the way. Trying local wine, water and soft joyce. This cruises is for groups of at least six people.

Important Information

  • You can bring your own food. As there can be traffic jams in Montenegro during the season, please plan your trip so that you have enough time to park and check in before departure.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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