Montenegro Ski Resorts & Winter Holidays
There are two main Ski resorts in Montenegro. Ski resort Durmitor with it’s mountain town Zabljak and Ski resort Bjelasica with it’s mountain town Kolasin.
When you first think of Montenegro you may easily imagine the warm sea, beautiful beaches, sun and seaside resorts. Well, most of them are located on the coast of this small Balkan country. Montenegro is visited by more than 1.5 million tourists in the summer season (July & August).
However, the beautiful country has its amazing Ski Resorts and attractions in the winter months as well. The northern part of Montenegro provides magnificent mountainside Ski resorts, which won’t leave anyone indifferent. Those that visit the northern part of Montenegro, will certainly return again to enjoy the magical snow season.
Ski Resorts – Mountain Durmitor, Town Zabljak
Mountain Durmitor is the largest mountain in Montenegro. It’s highest peak is Bobotov Kuk, which reaches a height of 2,523 meters. Durmitor is also a National Park and some parts of it enjoy protection of World Heritage Centre UNESCO because of its untouched beauty.
There are three ski centers on Durmitor. Savin Kuk with total length of 3500m ski runs. Stuoc -1780m and Javorovaca, with ski runs of total length of 440m. Savin Kuk is the most popular and Javorovaca is ideal for beginners, because of shorter ski runs and terrain.
Presently, there are excellent offers in each ski center on Durmitor. A Ski course and snowboard course for beginners as well as rental and maintenance of ski equipment. At ski center Savin Kuk, there are two cable cars with two-seat cabins, three ski-lifts and one of them is equipped with floodlights for night skiing and also with baby ski-lift. Night skiing is an amazing experience that everyone should try here at Ski center Savin kuk!
The Mountain town of Zabljak is an ideal place to stay and have an amazing winter vacation. Hotel Soa 4*, Hotel Zabljak 4* and Ski Hotel 4* invite you with great offers for all winter activities, where snow-lovers will find everything they search for!
Ski Resorts – Mountain Bjelasica, Town Kolasin
Another beautiful ski resort is on the Bjelasica Mountain, with its Ski center Kolasin 1450. All ski runs are located on the northern slopes, which allow the retention of snow until early summer. The runs begin at an altitude of 1930 meters above sea level and end at 1420 meters above sea level, with a total length of 17 km.
The ski runs are customized to recreational skiing and for organizing top-level competition. Slopes of the trail in some places exceed over 60%, and two lanes are homologated for FIS competition (Olympic games, world championships, cups and other international competitions).
Ski centers are equipped with six-seat cable car 1200 meters long with a capacity of 2,800 skiers per hour. Two-seat cable car 1840 meters long with a capacity of 1,200 skiers per hour. Three ski lifts in length of 500 meters, with capacity 500-700 skiers per hour and baby ski lift 150 meters long, with a capacity of 200 skiers per hour. Two restaurants with a capacity of 200 and 250 seats, a parking space with a capacity of 500 vehicles. There are also floodlights for night skiing.
Experienced instructors conduct ski and snowboard courses for beginners. There are ski runs for competitions, super G, slalom, giant slalom, Nordic disciplines as well as runs for children.
The beautiful town Kolasin will welcome you in amazing spa and resort Bianca Hotel 4* and Hotel Cile 3*, that will provide an excellent active winter vacation for all!
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Montenegro is not only a popular summer destination. Enjoy amazing Ski Resorts and winter holiday attractions as well!