Zabljak

Coming to Zabljak in spring

Zabljak is known as the center of Montenegro's mountain tourism, but nowadays attracting more and more visitors throughout the year.  Zabljak is situated at an altitude of 1456 m, the highest town in the Balkans, in the very center of the giant Durmitor mountain range, which is covered with 1500 species of various plants in the out-of-winter season.  The deep Tara River canyon is another natural attraction; it is the second deepest in the world and together with Durmitor National Park listed as a UNESCO world heritage site. 

For extreme sports lovers, rafting on Tara River is one of the most popular tourist activities in Montenegro.  Among the main tourist attractions of Durmitor National Park are 18 glacier lakes; the biggest and closest to Zabljak being "Crno jezero" - literally Black Lake.

Summer hikes from Zabljak town

The natural beauty that exists all around Zabljak attracts a large number of tourists interested in hiking, biking, orienteering, rafting and canyoning in the summer time. During the winter, main activities are skiing and, increasingly, snowboarding.

Tourist manifestations such as the Days of the Mountain Flowers and the Angel Cup enrich cultural heritage aspect of Zabljak, and the monasteries and churches in the vicinity of the town contribute to the allure of those interested in religious tourism.