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Skadar Lake National Park, Montenegro

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.4/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web
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. Plan to visit Skadar Lake National Park and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Virpazar attractions using our Virpazar family vacation planner.
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  • Had a 2 hour boat trip around this huge lake that borders both Montenegro and Albania. We saw a variety of birds including kingfishers, coots and grebe. Stopped off for a for lunch of local fish , whi...  read more »
  • Fortunately we booked the trip through CIPA AGENCY in SVETI STEFAN. We paid €10 deposit to them, got a receipt then travelled to lake skadar in our hire car. We arrived early,only to find that there i...  read more »
  • We read a few reviews on here and decided to avoid the tout-ish people at virpazar, opting instead to head for Rijeka Crnojevića from Muo. Very glad we did this, the drive from the main road from Ceti...  read more »
  • Drive around the lake, there are astonishing views. A must for photographers visiting Montenegro!
  • One of the most beautiful lakes in Europe!
  • an incredibly beautiful place
  • Loved the hike around the lake and up into the mountains.
  • The lake is beautiful but beware of the aggressive boat trip selling. Better plan an individual trip through this fascinating place then to take the boring tour in a laud boat to a old prison across the lake. Chose a quite trip to the birds instead!!!
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