How to reach us and pick-up service - Camp Encijan

How to reach us and pick-up service

At the starting point for rafting on the river Tara, in the heart of the canyon, miles away from modern civilization and at the beginning of the most exciting rafting section there is place called Brstanovica and Camp Encijan on it, one of the most beautiful campsites by the Tara River and only Camp at the Bosnian bank of the river. Encijan rafting camp is located in the lower part of the Tara River Canyon, on Bosnian – right bank.  Fifteen kilometers downstream, there is a border crossing Šćepan Polje (Hum), from where starts the access road, by which is possible to reach our camp.

The aforementioned road extends along the Montenegrin side of the Canyon and ends in Brstanovica. It is covered with asphalt. Other route goes from town of Foca to Brstanovica or Camp Encijan, in total length of 52 km. For those of you who do decide to come to us on their own, here are coordinates that you need, N 43 19.308 E 18 57.617. Brstanovica is the starting point for the most attractive rafting section among 100 kms navigable part of the river Tara. Due to excellent location of the Camp Encijan, it is unavoidable stop for all who are looking for adventure or simply a place to vacation, and find themselves in the heart of the canyon.

Detailed instructions on how to reach us from Bosnia and Herzegovina

When you come to Foca, continue towards Niksic (main road Foča-Niksic, M 18). At the border crossing Hum you will leave Bosnia, cross the bridge on the Tara River, followed by checking at the border crossing Scepan Polje (entrance to Montenegro).After checking the documents on the border crossing, you need to tell them that you are going to the Tara canyon, Brstanovica. After checking in, turn around and go back  100m where you turn off right from the main road then turn on the local (asphalt) road which leads to the Tara River, Brstanovica. After checking at the border crossing, you need to contact us at the following telephone numbers:Camp satellite number +38758/480280; Camp mobile number: + 38269 / 673-655. Both phones are always available, so there won’t be a problem to contact us. After  turning off the main road, you landmark will be a toll ramp and a white toll house on the left. At the sixth mile from the turn to the local road, you will come to the crossroad and turn left at the orange kiosk and follow the asphalt to the end without turning to the connection roads. When you come to  the end of the asphalt, you need to park your cars on a macadam road in the right line.

Detailed Instructions on how to reach us from Montenegro

After coming to Montenegrian boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the policemen, you have to say how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan). Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you don’t need to check out on the Boarder. After this procedure  you are going to continue your trip. After 100m going  forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After  preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a    white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from it you are going left.   Just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrian boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a number from the Camp) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skipers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp.

If you would like to get more information about how to get to us by public pick-up, your own car or our pickup service, you can take a look at the next:

Pickup Service

Arrivals from Belgrade

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:

4 seat vehicle on relation Belgrade-Encijan-Belgrade= 150 €

8 seat vehicle on relation Belgrade-Encijan-Belgrade= 280 €

If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.

If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Belgrade as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Instructions from Belgrade to Camp Encijan

When you go out of from Belgrade you will go along the main road M5 via Cacak and Uzice to the border crossing Vardiste, then continue the road toward Foca via Visegrad and Gorazde. From Foca, continue towards Niksic (main road Foča-Niksic, M 18). At the border crossing Hum you will leave Bosnia, cross the bridge on the Tara River, followed by checking at the border crossing Scepan Polje (entrance to Montenegro).After checking the documents on the border crossing, you need to tell them that you are going to the Tara canyon, Brstanovica. After checking in, turn around and go back  100 m where you turn off right from the main road then turn on the local (asphalt) road which leads to the Tara River, Brstanovica. After checking at the border crossing, you need to contact us at the following telephone numbers:Camp satellite number +38758/480280; Camp mobile number: + 38269 / 673-655. Both phones are always available, so there won’t be a problem to contact us. After  turning off the main road, you landmark will be a toll ramp and a white toll house on the left. At the sixth mile from the turn to the local road, you will come to the crossroad and turn left at the orange kiosk and follow the asphalt to the end without turning to the connection roads. When you come to  the end of the asphalt, you need to park your cars on a macadam road in the right line.

What to visit on your way to us

On your road from Belgrade we recommend you to visit to visit two cities (Andricgrad-Visegrad and Tourist resort Drvengrad-Mokra Gora-Srbija). Both cities represent the realization of our famous director Emir Kusturica and they are the seal of time of his life. In Visegrad what we will visit first is the historic monument called Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic Bridge.  It is a historic bridge in Visegrad, over the Drina River in eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina It was completed in 1577 by the Ottoman court architect  on the order of the Grand Vizier Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic. Unesco included the bridge in its 2007 World Heritage List.

Map from Belgrade to Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Belgrade to our Camp Encijan

BELGRADE – CAMP ENCIJAN (CLICK HERE)

Arrivals from Sarajevo

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:

4 seat vehicle on relation Sarajevo-Encijan-Sarajevo= 75 €

8 seat vehicle on relation Sarajevo-Encijan-Sarajevo= 110 €

If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.

If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Sarajevo as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Instructions from Sarajevo to camp Encijan

From Sarajevo  to Foca you are going to pass these city Trnovo. When you come to Brod na Drini (place before Foca), you should continue driving toward Niksic (primary road Foca-Niksic, M 18). After crossing bridge on Tara River the next is Boarder Crossing called Scepan Polje. When you give your documents to the policemen, you need to tell them how you are going Tara canyon, on Brstanovica. After checking, you are going back from the boarder. After 100m back, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. When you turn to the local asphalt road, call the campsite to the following numbers 0038758 / 480-280; 0038269 / 673-655. in this way you will be waiting for our river guides at the end of the journey. After  preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a    white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from it you are going left.   Just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track.

Map from Sarajevo to camp Encijan

SARAJEVO – CAMP ENCIJAN (CLICK HERE)

Arrivals from Mostar

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:

4 seat vehicle on relation Mostar-Encijan-Mostar= 140 €

8 seat vehicle on relation Mostar-Encijan-Mostar= 200 €

If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.

If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Dubrovnik as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Instructions from Mostar to camp Encijan

When you go out of Mostar follow the road M6.1 and go to Nevesinje, then from Nevesinje to Gacko. From Gacko follow the road M20 over passage Cemerno to Tjentiste and Foca. When you come to Brod na Drini (place before Foca), you should continue driving toward Niksic (primary road Foca-Niksic, M 18). After crossing bridge on Tara River the next is Boarder Crossing called Scepan Polje. When you give your documents to the policemen, you need to tell them how you are going Tara canyon, on Brstanovica. After checking, you are going back from the boarder. After 100m back, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. When you turn to the local asphalt road, call the campsite to the following numbers 0038758 / 480-280; 0038269 / 673-655. in this way you will be waiting for our river guides at the end of the journey. After  preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a    white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from it you are going left.   Just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track.

Map from Mostar to camp Encijan

MOSTAR – CAMP ENCIJAN (CLICK HERE)

Arrivals from Dubrovnik

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:

4 seat vehicle on relation Dubrovnik-Encijan-Dubrovnik= 140 €

8 seat vehicle on relation Dubrovnik-Encijan-Dubrovnik= 200 €

If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.

If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Dubrovnik as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed Instructions from Dubrovnik to camp Encijan

From Dubrovnik to Foca you are going to pass these cities: Trebinje, Bileca and Gacko.When you come to Brod na Drini (place before Foca), you should continue driving toward Niksic (primary road Foca-Niksic, M 18). After crossing bridge on Tara River the next is Boarder Crossing called Scepan Polje. When you give your documents to the policemen, you need to tell them how you are going Tara canyon, on Brstanovica. After checking, you are going back from the boarder. After 100m back, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. When you turn to the local asphalt road, call the campsite to the following numbers 0038758 / 480-280; 0038269 / 673-655. in this way you will be waiting for our river guides at the end of the journey. After  preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a    white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from it you are going left.   Just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track.

Map from Dubrovnik to our Camp Encijan

DUBROVNIK – CAMP ENCIJAN (CLICK HERE)

Arrivals from Budva

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:

4 seat vehicle on relation Budva-Encijan-Budva= 150 €

8 seat vehicle on relation Budva-Encijan-Budva= 200 €

If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.

If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Budva as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Instructions from Budva to camp Encijan

If you are coming with your own car, we suggest you the following route:When you go out from Budva you will drive to Cetinje and then to Podgorica, from Podgorica you head towards Niksic, You will detour by Niksic and follow the road for Pluzine and Foca. When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing. After coming to the Montenegrin boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the police where you will tell them how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan)., Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you do not need to check out on Boarder. After this procedure you will continue your trip. After 100m going  forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from there you are going left. After that just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrian boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a Camp number) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skipers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp. You need to take some of your own personal document, a green card for your car (if you do not have it, you can get it at the border). We also recommend to take your swim suit, sandbags, shower gel, sunglasses and sun cream.

Map from Budva to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Budva to our Camp Encijan

BUDVA – CAMP ENCIJAN (CLICK HERE)

Arrivals from Kotor

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:

4 seat vehicle on relation Kotor-Encijan-Kotor= 150 €

8 seat vehicle on relation Kotor-Encijan-Kotor= 200 €

If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.

If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Kotor as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed Instructions from Kotor to camp Encijan

If you are coming with your own car, we suggest you the following route: When you go out of Kotor, drive along the coast to Risan. When you go out of Risan, go right to Grahovo and Niksic. You will detour by Niksic and follow the road for Pluzine and Foca. When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing. After coming to the Montenegrin boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the police where you will tell them how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan)., Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you do not need to check out on Boarder. After this procedure you will continue your trip. After 100m going forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from there you are going left. After that just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrian boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a Camp number) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skippers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp. You need to take some of your own personal document, a green card for your car (if you do not have it, you can get it at the border). We also recommend to take your swim suit, sandbags, shower gel, sunglasses and sun cream.

Map from Kotor to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Kotor to our Camp Encijan

KOTOR – CAMP ENCIJAN (CLICK HERE)

Arrivals from Tivat

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:

4 seat vehicle on relation Tivat-Encijan-Tivat= 150 €

8 seat vehicle on relation Tivat-Encijan-Tivat= 200 €

If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.

If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Tivat as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Instructions from Tivat to camp Encijan

If you are coming with your own car, we suggest you the following route:When you leave Tivat  go to Kotor. When you go out of  Kotor you continue to Risan.When you go out of Risan, go right to Grahovo and Niksic. You will detour by Niksic and follow the road for Pluzine and Foca. When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing. After coming to the Montenegrin boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the police where you will tell them how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan)., Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you do not need to check out on Boarder. After this procedure you will continue your trip. After 100m going forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from there you are going left. After that just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrian boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a Camp number) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skippers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp. You need to take some of your own personal document, a green card for your car (if you do not have it, you can get it at the border). We also recommend to take your swim suit, sandbags, shower gel, sunglasses and sun cream.

Map from Tivat to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Tivat to our Camp Encijan

TIVAT – CAMP ENCIJAN (CLICK HERE)

Arrivals from Podgorica

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:

4 seat vehicle on relation Podgorica-Encijan-Podgorica= 130 €

8 seat vehicle on relation Podgorica-Encijan-Podgorica= 180 €

If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.

If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Dubrovnik as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Instructions from Podgorica to our camp Encijan

If you are coming with your own car, we suggest you the following route:From Podgorica you head towards Niksic, You will detour by Niksic and follow the road for Pluzine and Foca. When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing.  When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing. After coming to the Montenegrin boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the police where you will tell them how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan)., Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you do not need to check out on Boarder. After this procedure you will continue your trip. After 100m going  forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from there you are going left. After that just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrin boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a Camp number) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skippers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp. You need to take some of your own personal document, a green card for your car (if you do not have it, you can get it at the border). We also recommend to take your swim suit, sandbags, shower gel, sunglasses and sun cream.

Map from Podgorica to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Podgorica to our Camp Encijan

PODGORICA – CAMP ENCIJAN (CLICK HERE)

Remark: If you need pickup service from surrounding cities which are not listed feel free to contact us.   Contact us

If you decide to come by public transport our main station is Foca, contact phone: +387 58 211-805 + 387 58 211-809, and in the further text you can see departures and arrivals at the bus station in Foca, as well as the numbers and contact phones of bus station.

Bus arrivals to Foca

BEOGRAD – FOČA   7:00 / 17:40 / 20:00

PODGORICA – FOČA   7:45 / 9:00 / 13:45 / 23:50

NOVI SAD – FOČA   17:30

DUBROVNIK – FOČA   18:40

BANJA LUKA – FOČA   16:30

HERCEG NOVI – BUDVA – FOČA   21:00 / 6:45

TREBINJE – FOČA   5:00 / 7:45 / 8:05 / 12:45 / 16:30 / 17:30 / 21:45

ISTOČNO SARAJEVO – FOČA   7:45 / 8:00 / 9:00 / 11:00 / 13:00 / 14:00 / 16:00 / 18:00 / 19:00 / 20:00

SARAJEVO – FOČA   11:00 / 18:00

MOSTAR – FOČA (linija za Beograd)   19:30 / 23:45

Bus departures from Foca

FOČA – TREBINJE   00:00 / 2:30 / 9:35 / 14:30 / 16:50 / 17:30

FOČA – PODGORICA   10:00 / 11:00 / 15:40 / 21:30

FOČA – HERCEG NOVI   11:00 / 21:30

FOČA – MOSTAR – SPLIT (preko Nevesinja)   4:30

FOČA – BEOGRAD   8:30 / 11:30 / 22:40 / 23:30

FOČA – NOVI SAD   20:30

FOČA – BIJELJINA (preko Rogatice i Zvornika)   15:20

FOČA – BANJA LUKA   5:15

FOČA – SARAJEVO   3:30 / 7:20 / 8:05 / 10:40 / 12:00 / 14:00 / 16:00 / 18:00 / 19:30

Numbers of the bus stations in the area

Autobuska stanica Sarajevo
Adresa: Put života 2, 71000, Sarajevo
Tel: +387 33 21 31 00
Link to website

Autobuska stanica Mostar
Autobuska stanica Istok:
Adresa: Trg Ivana Krndelja b.b., Mostar
Tel: +387 36 552 025
Autobuska stanica Zapad:
Adresa: Vukovarska b.b., Mostar
Tel: +387 36 348-680
Link to website

Autobuska stanica Trebinje
Adresa: Stepe Stepanovića bb, 89101 Trebinje, BiH
Tel: +387 59 240-003
Link to website

Autobuska stanica Dubrovnik
Adresa: Obala pape Ivana Pavla II 44 A, CRO
Tel: +385  60 305-070
Link to website

Autobuska stanica Beograd
Adresa: Zeleznica 4, SRB
Tel: +381 11 2180-377, +381 11 2627-146
Link to website

Autobuska stanica Podgorica
Adresa: Trg Golootočkih žrtava 1, 81000 Podgorica, MNE
Tel: +382 (0)20 620 430
Link to website