KATUN ROAD 5 DAYS -CAKOR-KALUDARSKE KAPE-CMILJEVICA
The katuns in Montenegro are active from middle of May till middle of October (depend of snow), when farmers move back to their villages. As in all other katuns, the whole life here is dedicated to caring for cattle and to cheese making. Farmers are friendly and hospitably, and they will give you an opportunity to participate in any of the traditional activities that make their everyday life. The food you will eat here is not served in any of the restaurants in Montenegro and it is very tasty and special. Aside from great food, here you can get other services as well, such us: camping site, rental of tents, barbecue, shelter, horse rental, you can charge you electrical appliances and here you can buy variety of homemade products, famous rakija, and traditional knitted socks and vests.
Stay in katun;
Work in the garden;
Milking (as you want);
Workshop about kniting;
Collecting wild fruits;
Life in the katun
Spectacular views to the mountains
Day 1. Bijelo Polje- Cakor
Meet a group in Bijelo Polje (at the afternoon) and transfer to katun Jokica, which is located in Cakor. Meet the family, dinner and overnight.
Day 2. Cakor- Masnicki katun
After breakfast, work with Gordana following her schedule (cooking, milking, collecting herbs, in the garden) or just enjoy in spectacular view. After lunch start hiking to the next katun, Masnicki katun. Distance between these two katuns is around 7 km, easy level to walk with fantastic view to the Kosovo, but also to the Plavsko lake. On the way possible to meet shepherds or collect mushrooms or wild fruits. Dinner and overnight in katun Masnicki.
Distance: 9 km Lowest point:1728 m Highest point: 1964 m Total climb:314m Total downhill: 258m Walking: 3 h
Day. 3 Kasnicki katun-Kaludarske kape- Skrobutaca
After breakfast continue hike to next catun- Kaludarske kape, which will be our stop for the lunch with nice people Biljana and Malisko. After lunch continue to katun Devica, where we will meet our fantastic people Boro and Branka Devic. Dinner will be prepared by them. Dinner and overnight.
Distance: 16 km Lowest point:1342 m Highest point:1942 m Total climb:514m Total downhill: 658m Walking: 6-7 h
Day 4. Skrobutaca- Mokri Do
After breakfast we are leaving our host and continuing to katun Mokri Do, where we will meet Marica Buckovic and her family. Marica will arrange the lunch, but also for all people who are interested in to learn to knit, she can organize a workshop to educate you to make a fantastic souvenirs of wool. Dinner and overnight.
Distance: 8 km Lowest point:1342 m Highest point:1853 m Total climb:417 m Total downhill:168 m Walking: 3 h,
Day 5. Mokri Do- Lokve
After breakfast leave Marica and her katun and hike to direrection Lokve, where we will connect with the main road and return to Bijelo Polje.
Distance: 8 km Lowest point:1312 m Highest point:1823 m Total climb:180 m Total downhill:511 m Walking: 3 h,
Included in the price
Katun Mokro Do
Transfer from/to Bijelo Polje to start and end point by minibus
Transfer luggage by jeep from katun to katun
Meals: fisrt day start with lunch, last day finish with lunch.
English speaking guide all program,
Organization of tour.
Not included in the price
Tips for hosts
Accommodation will be in the small wooden cottages which are available for 2-4 pax.
Bathroom is shared.
There is no elektricity, just solar energy for charging mobile devices and lights.
Single suplement not available.
This tour is created for people who want to be so far from everyday civilization and which want to feel traditional way of life of people who keep tradition on the way.
Meals which you will eat are produced in katun or picked up from nature.
The minimum number for realization is 4 pax and maximum 6 pax.