Conquer Montenegro’s Coastal Majesty: Mountain Biking in Kotor & Lake Skadar

From 890€ per person

Best for Who: Individuals, couples or small families/groups

Travel Style: Self-guided or Guided on request

Duration: 7 nights/8 days

Booking Dates: From April to December


Cycle on an adrenaline-fueled odyssey with our mountain biking extravaganza, where every trail is a story waiting to be told. Delve into Montenegro’s most unique landscapes as you navigate fantastic trails, explore abandoned railway lines around Lake Skadar, and conquer old military roads in the stunning Bay of Kotor, dating back to the Austro-Hungarian monarchy.

Get ready for an awe-inspiring biking adventure along the enchanting coasts of Montenegro. Each pedal propels you through wild, romantic terrain, unveiling breathtaking views of the coastline’s untamed beauty.

This mountain biking escapade is not just a ride; it’s a discovery, a journey into the heart of Montenegro’s coastal splendour. Feel the rush as you conquer trails with the sound of the water as your companion, forging memories against a backdrop of rugged cliffs and azure waters.

Are you ready to pedal through Montenegro’s coastal majesty? Seize the opportunity to experience the thrill of mountain biking along the Bay of Kotor and National Park Lake Skadar.

Book your adventure now, and let the coastal trails unveil the secrets of Montenegro’s unparalleled beauty.


  • UNESCO Wonders
  • Coastal Panoramas
  • Historical Exploration
  • Montenegro’s National Treasures
  • Cultural Capitals
  • Local Encounters
  • Seaside Adventure


  • Accommodation in a double/twin room
  • Daily breakfast
  • Luggage transfers
  • Orientation meeting (self-guided)
  • GPX-Tracks for walks
  • Maps and roadbook
  • Local mobile phone, service line 24/7
  • Transfers according to the itinerary.


  • Single room supplement
  • Solo traveller’s supplement
  • Bike rental
  • Airport arrival/departure transfer
  • Riding gear
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees to National Parks and monumental sights


Day 1: Arrival and Kotor's Charm Unveiled

Arrive at Tivat, Podgorica, or Dubrovnik airport to kick off your Montenegro mountain biking adventure. Opt for a convenient transfer to your accommodation in Kotor, where anticipation builds for the journey ahead.

 Engage in an orientation meeting and fine-tune your biking experience with a personalised bike fitting. Then, dive into the enchanting atmosphere of Kotor, a UNESCO World Heritage Site boasting centuries of history. Explore its cobbled streets, and iconic landmarks, and absorb the cultural richness that makes Kotor a gem nestled along the Adriatic coast. Let the beauty of Kotor set the stage for an unforgettable biking odyssey.

Day 2: Coastal Awakening - Vrmac Range Exploration

Embark on a revitalising warm-up tour along the picturesque shoreline, setting the tone for your mountain biking adventure. Ascend the Vrmac range, reaching heights that unveil panoramic views of the open sea and the UNESCO World Heritage Bay of Kotor.

Feel the breeze and savour the beauty surrounding you as you pedal through this coastal masterpiece. Whether you opt for a 500 m or a more exhilarating 700 m climb to the top, every turn of the pedal brings you closer to nature’s wonders. Return to Kotor with a sense of accomplishment, having conquered the coastal trails and experienced the unparalleled vistas that define Montenegro’s coastal allure. Distance covered: 37 km.

Day 3: Lovćen's Majesty Discoveries

Experience a breathtaking journey along the mesmerising panorama of serpentine-road from Kotor to Lovćen National Park, immersing yourself in the refreshing mountain air.

Pedal through the serene landscapes of Lovćen, where every turn offers a glimpse into Montenegro’s natural grandeur. Descend towards Cetinje, the Old Royal Capital, and absorb the regal ambience lingering in its historic streets. A 30 km ride with a climb of 600 m, this leg of the journey is a perfect blend of mountainous exploration and cultural immersion. Experience Lovćen’s majestic beauty and the royal charm of Cetinje on this captivating biking tour.

Day 4: Charming Villages of Lake Skadar

Jump on a captivating exploration of the villages nestled within Lake Skadar National Park, starting from Cetinje. Begin with an exhilarating 18 km downhill ride along charming village roads, soaking in the scenic beauty surrounding you.

Roll through the village of Rijeka Crnojevica, a picturesque backdrop that invites you to connect with the authentic charm of Montenegro. The final portion of today’s journey takes you above Lake Skadar, weaving through retro villages until you reach townlet of Virpazar. Soak the local atmosphere and consider hiring a boat ride for a serene evening on the largest lake in the Balkans.

Covering a distance of 45 km with a climb of 700 m, this part of the tour is great for discovering the hidden gems along the shores of Lake Skadar.

Day 5: Abandoned Rails and Olive Grove Adventure

Start a unique journey as you follow the remains of an abandoned railway line, tracing the path to the city of Bar. The final kilometres wind through ancient olive groves, setting the stage for a picturesque ride. 

Pedal through pleasant climbs, reaching a pass at 800 m that reveals breathtaking views. Descend towards Old Bar, the ancient ruins that whisper tales of times gone by. The parking lot in front of the Old Bar serves as the meeting point for your transfer to Budva. 

Covering a distance of 38 km with an elevation gain of 800m, this part of your tour is awarding in every sense.

Day 6: Mountain Tranquility to Coastal Charm

A scenic ride to the mountain range above Budva sets the stage for a day filled with natural beauty and historic trails. Follow an old military trail that leads you to the iconic hotel island of Sveti Stefan, a symbol of coastal Montenegro.

Continue your ride back to Budva, pedalling through a landscape that seamlessly blends mountain tranquillity with the allure of the Adriatic coast. 

 Covering a distance of 25 km with a climb of 500 m, this part of the journey promises a delightful mix of rugged trails and coastal vistas. As the day unfolds, savour the unique contrasts that make Montenegro’s landscapes truly unforgettable. Rest for the night in the vibrant coastal town of Budva.

Day 7: Leisurely Escape or Village Exploration

Indulge in a well-deserved day of relaxation in the charming coastal town of Budva. Whether you choose to bask in the sun at the beautiful beaches, explore the lively old town, or simply unwind by the sea, this day is tailored for your leisure.

Alternatively, for those seeking a bit more adventure, hop on your bike and pedal across the Grbalj area, tracing a 27 km route to Kotor. 

The choice is yours on this leisurely day, allowing you to embrace the pleasures of the coastal lifestyle or venture into the charming villages that dot Montenegro’s picturesque landscapes.

Day 8: Farewell

As your mountain biking adventure in Montenegro comes to a close, you have the option of a convenient transfer to the airport at Tivat, Podgorica, or Dubrovnik. Reflect on the memories created along the diverse landscapes, historic trails, and charming coastal towns.


This tour is entirely customisable! 

We understand that everyone has unique preferences and requirements. From your choice of accommodations to the difficulty and pace you desire, we are here to tailor the itinerary to match your needs perfectly. Don’t hesitate to reach out and drop us a message. Your adventure, your way!

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