One of the most beautiful Tara River rafting packages, where you have possibility to experience relaxed tour and real adventure to remember along whole river flow and Canyon…
Tara River Rafting – a combination of adventure and sport in an active vacation…
One of the most beautiful rivers, Tara River, jewel of Europe, can’t be described with words. The best is to come and see this beauty with your own eyes. Tara River unites all that can be heard, seen, touched and found in this unique nature.
During the three days, the amount of time needed for a relaxed journey through the canyon, you will experience many things, and in the three days we can promise you unreal scenes of beauty. This can only be changed to the adrenalin shocks when passing through the “foamy and boiling rapids”.
In the upper part of the Canyon, starting point for rafting is „Splaviste“, located near the famous bridge on Tara River (Djurdjevica bridge), and near tourist center of Zabljak. From the initial rafting point rafting tours through a whole canyon of the river Tara, i.e. rafting tours in which you pass the entire navigable part of the river canyon on route from Zabljak to ScepanPolje.
In the lower part of the canyon starting point for a rafting is Brštanovica. The location is situated fifteen kilometers upstream from the border crossing ŠćepanPolje in the heart of the canyon, and where exactly is our camp Encijan. Due to attractiveness of the lower part of the canyon, and the largest concentration of cascades and rapids in this section.
Everything is organized with our off-road vehicles in a Jeep Safari tour. The Jeep safari is the great way to see the surroundings of beautiful environment. Enjoy an exciting drive with our jeeps Use the chance to drive the roads and enjoy through the untouched nature.
Prepare your phones and camera and enjoy our nature that is breathtaking.
After arrival to the boarder Hum-Scepan Polje in prearranged time, in the afternoon hours between 4pm-6pm, the next is half hour drive through the pleasant ambient of Tara River Canyon to the place called Brstanovica which is also the starting point for Rafting.
Our Camp is also located there. For all the participants of this Arrangement is secured parking line for your personal cars. After arrival to the Camp and welcome drink and accommodation to the in the cottages – bungalows and introducing our camp and environment.
At 8pm a dinner will be served. On the menu are our local specialities such as veal, lamb, homemade cheese, ham, etc). A night will be continued with the damp fire and traditional live music and you may enjoy as much and as long as you want.
After breakfast and preparations till to 7am, the following is transport to Žabljak (Šljivansko) starting rafting point by 10am. Preparation for the rafting, each participant gets rafting gear (wet suit, neoprene boots, life west, helmet and paddle).
Rafting follows along first part of the river in a length of 30km and duration of 3-4 hours, with breaks for the photo safari, swimming and refreshments.
Arrival to camping site Radovan Luka around 3pm, were will have a lunch. Accommodation at this camping site is at the motel. Afternoon leisure and dinner in the evening.
After breakfast and preparations, rafting follows along second part of the Tara River with breaks for the photo safari and swimming. Also breaks near most interesting parts of the Canyon.
Arrival to the Camp “Encijan” around 4pm where will have a lunch (on the menu rousted lamb, fish and other ethno specialties). On this camp accommodation is in the mountain huts in a very pleasant environment.
After lunch afternoon leisure, swimming, fishing, hike around the camp and upon request visit to old suspension bridge. Around 9pm diner by the camp fire and afterwards all evening leisure, “live” music, etc…
After breakfast and preparations till to 11:30 am (everyone gets rafting gear, wet suit, boots, life jacket, helmet, paddle) rafting follows along most exciting part of Tara River. Rafting lasts around 2-3 hrs with the breaks for photo safari, swimming and refreshment.
From the end point of rafting, Šćepan Polje, Mouth of rivers Tara and Piva, we set back by our 4×4 vehicles to our base camp, where lunch and hot shower awaits for us (On the menu are local ethno specialities: rousted veal, fish and other dishes of ethno cuisine…). After that arrangement ends.
Just in case if those arrangement activities are too much for you, you can expand this arrangement with additional night in our oasis of hedonism and peace with a half-board (dinner, overnight and breakfast) and the next day with enough rest and sleep can go back to your destination.
Our traditional homemade cuisine and organic food prepared at our Camp Encijan, which we offer as part of our packages, is another reason why most of our long term and satisfied guests wish to visit us again.
Our menu offers everything … From a hot doughnuts and home-made bread baked in a wood stove, all kinds of milk products such as home-made cow and goat cheese, pure mountain honey, fresh trout and home-made ham and prosciutto, lamb and goat meat made under metal pan and everything else what is characteristic for our country.
Camp Encijan has capacity of 100 beds in 15 mountain huts (bungalows). All huts are built entirely from natural materials, breathable and comfortable. Furniture within the bungalow is new.
Two mountain houses – chalets (each 55 m2) are fully furnished with new furniture and comprise of bathroom, kitchen and a spacious living room on the ground floor and two double bedrooms in the attic.
Bungalows, terraces, the beaches for sunbathing and swimming, many deck chairs and swing chairs that are a few meters from the river … All of these will make your stay at the camp more comfortable and enjoyable.