Private Tour: Lake Skadar Boat Trip from Bar

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Virpazar
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Tour description

Enjoy a private tour and boat trip in Lake Skadar. This is the biggest lake in Balkan peninsula and an internationally important area for the habitat of many birds. Beside natural heritage you get in touch with culture and history of the region. Your licensed guide will explain you about history of monasteries, churches and fortifications which you see on your route. Don't miss to finish a day with a glass of local red wine Vranac from Crmnica area.

Your guide will meet you in the Marina of the town Bar. Transfer to Virpazar where you will board the boat. The panoramic cruise begins here and while on tour you will have a chance to admire wildlife richness of National Park Skadar Lake. Water birds, toads, carpets of lily pads are part of this amazing scenery. Check why it is home to the rare Dalmatian pelican and the world's second largest colony of pygmy cormorant.You will pass by fortification islands the subject of constant conflict of Montenegrins and Ottomans. One of these fortification island is known as Montenegrin Alcatraz because it was prison in period of king Nikola I Petrovic. At the end of a tour in your free time you have chance to taste local Montenegrin red wine Vranac. The best bottles come from Crmnica area which central place is Virpazar.Itinerary: • Transfer from Port of Bar to Virpazar, 30 min • Boat trip, 2 hours • Free time to explore Virpazar, 1 hour • Return transfer, 30 min

What's included

  • Transfer from/to Port of Bar
  • English speaking licensed guide
  • Boat trip (2 hours)
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Skadar

What's not included

  • Wine tasting
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities


  • Get up-close to native wildlife
  • Led by a local guide
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water