An offer made for those who want to get out of the city and explore the oldest national park in Bosnia (NP Sutjeska), one of the few maintained prime forest natural reserve in Europe, Trnovacko Lake (also known as Ice Lake) hidden at the subjacent of the largest peak of mountain Maglić.
Spend a night in the very heart of Tara River Canyon, in our camp Encijan. Dare yourself and row to the rafting adventure through the deepest canyon in Europe, the most attractive area which stretches from our camp Encijan to the place called ’Scepan polje’, the place where two rivers, Tara and Piva make river Drina.
This area is known as ’a tear’ because of the large number of the rapids and where the clean water flows down the rocks.
After arrival to the boarder Hum-Scepan Polje in prearranged time, in the afternoon hours between 4 pm-6 pm, 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 8 pm 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 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 awaits us. (On the menu are local ethno specialities: rousted veal, fish and other dishes of ethno cuisine…).
After lunch afternoon leisure, swimming, fishing hike around the camp and upon request visit to old suspension bridge. Around 9 pm diner by the camp fire and afterwards all evening leisure, music “live”, etc…
After breakfast by 8 am follows preparations to primeval forest Perućica largest primeval forest in Europe.
Transport by 4×4 vehicles to “Dragos sedlo” viewpoint at 1306 meters altitude, and after we park our vehicles we enter the forest and have opportunity to take photos of waterfall Skakavac at the very heart of the forest.
We leave the forest and after 15 minutes drive we reach viewpoint Prijevor at altitude of 1668 m. An impressive sight on surrounding mountains: Maglic tallest in Bosnia with 2386 m, and also Zelengora and Volujak.
Upon arrival to Prijevor, a short hiking tour follows and visit to shepherd settlements nearby, and afterwards picnic in the nature. Return to Tjentiste around 4 pm with option to visit to memorial Sutjeska Battle (WWII) by 5 pm. Transport to Foca by 6 pm where the arrangement ends.
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.