Montenegro Cycling Adventure: Explore Mountains and Coastlines

From 990€ 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 May to November


Undertake a thrilling cycling journey through Montenegro’s breathtaking landscapes, where majestic mountains and stunning coastlines converge to create an unforgettable experience.

Cross seventy peaks towering over two thousand meters, pedal alongside the azure waters of the Tara River and its canyon, Europe’s deepest one. From panoramic roads winding amidst mighty mountain ranges to the enchanting shores of the Bay of Kotor, every moment promises thrilling adventure and unparalleled natural beauty.

 Discover the essence of cycling holidays in Montenegro as you explore diverse terrains and immerse yourself in the inspiring scenery of this remarkable destination.


  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Explore the awe-inspiring Tara Canyon, Durmitor National Park, Perast and Kotor
  • Cultural Treasures: Visit historic monasteries such as Ostrog and Piva
  • Lake Skadar National Park: Discover the largest lake in the Balkans
  • Charming Towns: Wander through the historical towns of Cetinje, Perast, and Kotor


  • Accommodation in a double/twin room
  • Daily breakfast
  • Luggage transfer
  • Orientation meeting (for self-guided)
  • 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: Train Ride to Mojkovac

Embark on your cycling adventure with a scenic train journey from Podgorica to Mojkovac. Meet us at the Podgorica railway station for bike fitting and tour instructions before boarding the train. 

Traverse the stunning mountain landscapes along the Belgrade-Bar railway, offering unparalleled views and an unforgettable travel experience. Enjoy a 2-hour ride along the picturesque rail travel en route to Mojkovac, the starting point of your cycling expedition.

Day 2: Tara Canyon Exploration

Pedal alongside the majestic Tara River, venturing into the heart of Europe’s longest and deepest canyon. As you cycle, marvel at the towering rock walls enclosing the river, gradually revealing breathtaking panoramas. 

Your journey culminates at the iconic Tara Bridge, where our transfer awaits to shuttle you to Durmitor National Park, marking the ascent to your next adventure. Enjoy the stunning natural vistas and the thrill of exploring this historic region. 

  • Distance: 65 km
  • Ascent: 1000 m
  • Descent: 1000 m

Day 3: Peaks of Montenegro Adventure

Prepare yourself for a thrilling cycling expedition through the spectacular peaks of Durmitor National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site boasting over 25 peaks soaring above 2500 metres. 

Travel a landscape carved by glaciers, revealing lonely expanses and deep canyons amid sparsely populated agricultural terrain. As you journey, marvel at the wooded landscapes and winding roads, descending gracefully to the tranquil shores of Lake Piva. 

Experience the beauty and majesty of one of Montenegro’s most captivating cycling routes. 

  • Distance: 55 km
  • Ascent: 900 m
  • Descent: 1600 m

Day 4: Journey to Central Montenegro

Start a picturesque cycling expedition from Lake Piva, where the serene waters are cradled by towering peaks. Transit through dramatic landscapes adorned with flowing rivers, serene lakes, and cascading waterfalls. 

Along the way, pause to explore the Orthodox monastery of Piva, a timeless sanctuary steeped in history dating back to the 16th century. 

Your day culminates in Niksic, Montenegro’s vibrant second-largest city, awaiting you with its cultural richness and urban charm.  

  • Distance: 60 km 
  • Ascent: 800 m
  • Descent: 900 m

Day 5: Voyage to Ostrog Monastery

Begin a thrilling cycling ascent along winding roads to reach the famous Ostrog Monastery, perched dramatically within the rocky cliffs. 

Marvel at this architectural wonder nestled amidst the natural beauty of Montenegro. After soaking in the spiritual ambience, enjoy a leisurely descent towards the capital city of Podgorica.

 Your transfer shuttle awaits here to whisk you away to the enchanting National Park Lake Skadar. 

  • Distance: 60 km
  • Ascent: 800 m 
  • Descent: 1100 m

Day 6: National Park, Old Royal Capital, and UNESCO-protected sights

Your cycling adventure unfolds in two captivating sections. Begin by pedalling along picturesque side roads through the charming villages of National Park Lake Skadar, boasting the largest lake in the Balkans. Ride to the townlet of Rijeka Crnojevica, where a transfer awaits to whisk you through Cetinje and into the rugged terrain of National Park Mount Lovcen. 

Conclude the day with an exhilarating descent along the famed serpentine road, offering breathtaking vistas as you glide down to the tranquil shores of the Bay of Kotor, nestled against the Adriatic Sea. 

  • Distance: 55 km 
  • Ascent: 700 m 
  • Descent: 1800 m

Day 7: Exploring the Bay of Kotor

Start a scenic journey to discover the enchanting highlights of the Bay of Kotor. Pedal along the panoramic shoreline, soaking in scenic views of the tranquil waters and glorious mountains. 

Explore the charming baroque town of Perast, renowned for its captivating sailor’s architecture and iconic church islands. Feel the influence of the rich history and cultural heritage of this coastal gem as you leisurely traverse along the coastline, capturing the essence of this breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

  • Distance: 47 km
  • Elevation Gain/Loss: +/- 200 m

Day 8: Farewell and Departure

Bid farewell to Montenegro as you enjoy breakfast before transferring to the departure airport. 

Reflect on the unforgettable experiences and breathtaking landscapes encountered during your cycling adventure across this diverse and captivating country. Depart with cherished memories and the promise of future adventures.


This tour is entirely customisable! 

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

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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