Kotor Bay to Lake Skadar: Cycling Montenegro’s Coastal Marvels

From 890€ per person

Best for Who: Private group, family

Travel Style: Guided tour

Duration: 7 nights/8 days

Booking Dates: From April to December


Embark on an impressive cycling route from the enchanting town of Kotor to the tranquil oasis of Lake Skadar. This beautiful journey showcases the best of Montenegro’s coastal marvels and inland beauty.

 Pedal through scenic villages along panoramic coastal roads, and discover the inviting beaches and historic treasures lining the Bay of Kotor. With a medium-challenging route, immerse yourself in the stunning landscapes and embrace the warm hospitality of the Montenegrin people along the way.


  • Historical Treasures – Explore the rich heritage of Montenegro 
  • Nature Gems – National Parks Skadar Lake & Mount Lovcen
  • UNESCO Jewel – Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Bay of Kotor
  • Serpentine Road – Conquer the iconic serpentine road known as ‘The Ladder of Kotor’ in Lovćen National Park


  • Accommodation in a double/twin room
  • Daily breakfast
  • Luggage transfer
  • Orientation meeting
  • GPX-Tracks
  • Maps and roadbook
  • Local mobile phone, service line 24/7
  • Transfers according to the itinerary


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


Day 1: Regal Beginnings – Welcome to Cetinje, Montenegro's Historical Gem

Individual arrival to Dubrovnik, Tivat, or Podgorica airports, and the encounter with the enchanting Montenegro. Opt for an airport transfer to your first accommodation in Cetinje, the Old Royal Capital. 

Here, our representative awaits you, ready to introduce you to the tour itinerary, provide essential documents, and ensure your rental bike fits perfectly for the journey ahead.

Day 2: Lake Skadar Discoveries

Start your scenic journey to the majestic Lake Skadar, the largest lake on the Balkan Peninsula. Following the ancient road linking Cetinje to Rijeka Crnojevića, you’ll trace the tranquil shores of the lake until you reach Virpazar. 

Along the way, enjoy panoramic vistas of the shimmering waters and rolling hillsides, while you arrive at Virpazar – the gateway to Montenegro’s renowned wine region, where the esteemed Vranac wine awaits your palate amidst breathtaking landscapes.

Day 3: From Lake Skadar to the Adriatic Breeze

A picturesque journey along the historic railway line leads you from Lake Skadar to the azure shores of the Adriatic Sea. 

Ascend gently to the mountain pass, where panoramic vistas of the Adriatic await. Feel the exhilaration as you descend through ancient olive groves, arriving at the charming Old Town Bar, steeped in centuries of history and culture.

Day 4: Coastal Charms and Olive Clad Slopes to Ulcinj

Experience the scenic route above the Adriatic, winding through ancient olive groves, where some trees have stood for over two millennia. 

Revel in breathtaking vistas as you traverse a vast valley, ultimately reaching the vibrant town of Ulcinj. Known for its southern charm and distinctive oriental influence, Ulcinj awaits its captivating blend of history and coastal allure.

Day 5: Lake Skadar Splendor and Panoramic Peaks

Adventure a captivating journey through the enchanting landscapes surrounding Lake Skadar. Marvel at breathtaking panoramas of the lake and the majestic Accursed Mountains as you traverse vineyards, quaint villages, and lush chestnut groves. 

Your route promises both beauty and challenge, culminating in an unforgettable experience. Conclude your day with a transfer to Lovćen National Park, where new adventures await amidst stunning mountain vistas.

Day 6: Mountain Majesty to Coastal Charm

Jump on a captivating descent from Lovćen National Park to the stunning Bay of Kotor. Following the renowned Austro-Hungarian serpentine road, revel in breathtaking panoramic vistas. 

Conclude your journey in the heart of Kotor’s Old Town, where the Mediterranean ambience awaits, inviting you to immerse yourself in its charm and beauty.

Day 7: Bay of Kotor Baroque Beauty

Immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of the Bay of Kotor on this unforgettable bike excursion. Explore the picturesque sights of this UNESCO-listed site, including the captivating baroque town of Perast with its charming church islands.  

As you pedal along the scenic route, indulge in panoramic views of the sea and rugged coastline. Revel in the coastal charm that graces every turn of this remarkable journey.

Day 8: Farewell and Departure

Bid ‘adio’ to Montenegro’s coastal wonders as your journey draws to a close after breakfast. If needed, we offer a convenient airport transfer service to conclude your adventure with ease.



If you are a passionate road cyclist we recommend you to try our specialised road bikes.

For more comfort while cycling through the very hilly landscape, we recommend an electric bike from our offer.

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