Lake Skadar, Podgorica

4.0
The largest lake in the Balkans, offers swimming, fishing, and opportunities to explore nature. Spread across 222 sq km (86 sq mi) of land, the lake features picturesque sites, a lush, mountainous setting, and small islands with historical monuments. Alongside grassy beach areas and picnic spots, you'll find tourist amenities as well as secluded bays. Take a dip in the lake's blue water, or try some birdwatching. Numerous companies offer guided sightseeing tours of the area, as well as cruises to historic sites. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Lake Skadar and many more Podgorica attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Podgorica trip planner.
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  • Before entering the national park you should take the train over the lake to see all angles. There are great places for kayaking in viniyitsa where you will see great herons, snowy egrets and many...  more »
  • I visited Lake Skadar in the month of March, 2019. I was visiting the place with my kids and husband. At the outset, I was very interested in visiting the lake as I had read a lot about the flora and....  more »
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