Rafting on River Lim, Kamena Gora, Uvac Canyon

Weekend tour Spring, summer 2017

Experience with us adventurous rafting on Lim River staying in a beautiful mountain village, Kamena Gora. On our way to SW Serbia, we’ll visit attractive Stopica Cave and unique open-air museum Sirogojno.

We’ll take you in hiking and boat tour of Uvac canyon, which is known by its meanders and the habitat of the griffon vulture.

 

DAY ONE (Friday): Belgrade – Kamena Gora

Departure from the municipality New Belgrade at 16.00 PM toward Prijepolje city in South-Western Serbia. On our way, we will visit Ethno village Sirogojno and Stopica cave, close to Mt. Zlatibor.

We will arrive in the village Kamena Gora (Stone Hill) which is at 1400 m in the evening.  Accommodation in Ethno houses from the beginning of 20th century and in shepherds’ old houses. Stay overnight.

DAY TWO (Saturday): Rafting tour Kumanica – Brodarevo

Breakfast. Departure at 9 AM to the monastery Kumanica where starts rafting on the river Lim. Preparation and instruction for the rafting tour. Rafting from monastery Kumanica to Brodarevo through Kumanica’s Gorge (25 km, lasting from 2 to 4 hours depending on water level). We will pass the most beautiful part of Lim valley. After the rafting tour, returning to Kamena Gora. Traditional lunch prepared by hosts. Free time in the afternoon for hiking or other activities. Walking and visiting the Old Pine, the symbol of the village, which is 500 years old. Stay overnight.

DAY THREE (Sunday): Kamena Gora – Uvac Canyon (boat and hiking tour) – Belgrade

Breakfast. Leaving Kamena Gora. Transfer to Uvac Canyon. A combination of hiking and boat tour in this special nature reserve known by its meanders and griffon vulture’s habitat. Boat drive on Uvac Lake, bird watching, visiting Ledena pećina (Icy cave). After the tour, lunch at the restaurant on Uvac Lake (optional).

In the afternoon departure to Belgrade where we will arrive in the evening.

Category: easy-moderate

PRICE PER PERSON: 88 €

Included in price:

  • Two overnights in domestic households in Kamena Gora 
  • Transportation from Belgrade (for minimum 15 participants)
  • Rafting tour, rubber boat with additional equipment (safety belts, helmets, neoprene suit, and boots) and professional rafting skipper
  • tour guide and local guides for hiking in Uvac canyon and boat drive on Uvac Lake
  • the group coordinator

Not included in price:

  • Other individual costs

INFORMATION AND RESERVATION: by phone on +381 69 655 777; by e-mail to info@explore-serbia.rs

Additional notes:

  • The rafting includes clothes that dry up quickly and does not soak too much water. Lim rafting does not require previous rowing experience. During the slope every boat includes a licensed rafting skipper that will control the boat and take care of safety; rafting is performed with rubber unsinkable boats specially designed for wild waters. The boat capacity is 10-12 persons. Before the start, the skipper holds a short course on rafting and it is important that the participants honor the instructions they receive from the skipper
  • If someone doesn’t want to perform rafting the price decreases for 8 €

What are you going to see?

 

Kamena Gora (Stone Hill) This beautiful village in the South-West part of Serbia has wonderful sceneries for hiking, biking; there is the natural rock for climbing as well a place for paragliding.

Part of Kamena Gora is covered with conifer’s forests. The most known wood species in Kamena Gora is its old pine, 500 years old. It is the symbol of the village, proof of longevity of inhabitants.

 

Uvac Canyon

Uvac is Special Nature Reserve known by its meanders with a height of up to 100 m. The canyon is the habitat of 104 bird species, most notably the Griffon Vulture – vulture species, with a wingspan of 3 meters, which role in the food chain in the ecosystem is irreplaceable – it only feeds on dead animals, which prevents the spread of infection and it is important in “natural recycling.” Ice cave is part of Uvac cave system, the longest cave system in the country (6185 m). It is rich in cave ornaments.

With this program are valid “Explore Serbia” association tour execution rules and general terms of travel, March 2017
The organizer reserves the right to the change program – schedule due to objective circumstances.
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