You can't decide whether to go rafting on the river Tara or canyoning through Nevidio or Hrčavka? Accept both challenges and experience an incredibly exciting weekend. Tara is a wild river, a mountain beauty, the "tear of Europe", but only when you sail on its waves and dive into its beeches will you know that it is the most beautiful thing you have ever experienced. During 23 km, 23 challenging noises await you, and an even bigger challenge awaits you the next day when we go to the National Park "Sutjeska" or "Durmitor" and step into the canyon of Hrčavka or Nevidio. There will be miles and miles of canyons ahead of us that we will literally hike. Both canyons are in some places only half a meter wide, and the cliffs are up to 450 m high. At first reading, everything seems like an impossible mission, but the Highlander team will be with you on this adventure, so feel free to relax and indulge in the best adventure of your life!
For the realization of this arrangement, the minimum number of participants is 2 people, and the maximum number is 8 people per guide.
The minimum recommended age of participants is 18 years
No previous experience is required
Prices are in euros and per person
The menu can be adapted to both vegetarians and vegans, but with prior notice
The hours in the description of the arrangement are not fixed and can be changed depending on the wishes and needs of the guests
In the peak season when there is great interest in rafting, the camp management reserves the right to organize activities in several terms
All arrangements can be extended and combined by agreement
We reserve the right to assess the readiness of participants
DO NOT FORGET!
Passport or ID card (depending on the country you come from)
Warm sweatshirt or jacket (nights by the river can be cooler)
Towels, shower slippers and personal hygiene items
DAY 1: Arrival at Camp Highlander in the early morning, then pick up rafting equipment (neoprene suit and shoes in your size, safety vest, safety helmet, paddle). Followed by off-road transport to Brštanovica (rafting starting point). Guides schedule boat sessions and give a short course / briefing on proper seating, boat behavior and fast river rowing techniques. This is followed by rafting on the most exciting part of the Tara River for 3 to 4 hours with breaks for photo safaris, swimming and refreshments. At the end of the rafting at around 3 pm, lunch was organized at the Highlander camp. After lunch, guests can enjoy a walk by the river or a sports activity at the camp (volleyball, five-a-side football ...). Dinner until 8 pm, and then socializing with a campfire and music.
DAY 2: Breakfast at Camp Highlander from 08h. Departure with our off-road vehicles in the direction of the Nevidio canyon at 9 am. Nevidio Canyon is located 50km as the crow flies from our camp, but the drive to the canyon takes 2.5 to 3 hours. Upon arrival at the starting point, change into canyoning equipment (helmet, vest, neoprene suit and boots). After training and briefing entry into the canyon. The passage through the canyon takes about 3-4 hours depending on the number of participants, as well as their physical readiness. You can pass through the canyon by overcoming various attractive obstacles, jumping through natural waterfalls, and in some parts you also need mountaineering equipment. There are also breaks for rest, photography and lunch packet. After leaving the canyon, return to the vehicle, change into dry clothes and return to the Highlander camp and have dinner. Hanging out with music by the campfire.
DAY 3: After the guests rest and sleep, breakfast follows, summarizing the impressions, after which the arrangement ends. It can be extended or combined with additional activities.
DAY 1: Arrival at Camp Highlander in the early morning, then pick up rafting equipment (neoprene suit and shoes in your size, safety vest, safety helmet, paddle). Followed by off-road transport to Brštanovica (rafting starting point). Guides schedule boat sessions and give a short course / briefing on proper seating, boat behavior and fast river rowing techniques. This is followed by rafting on the most exciting part of the Tara River for 3 to 4 hours with breaks for photo safaris, swimming and refreshments. At the end of the rafting around 3 pm, lunch was organized at the Highlander camp. After lunch, guests can enjoy a walk by the river or a sports activity at the camp (volleyball, five-a-side football ...). Dinner until 8 pm, and then hanging out with music by the campfire.
DAY 2: After the guests fall asleep, a delicious mountain breakfast follows around 8 am. Departure of our off-road vehicles in the direction of the Hrčavka canyon is planned for around 10 o'clock. Upon arrival at the starting point, change into canyoning equipment (helmet, vest, neoprene suit and boots). After a short training and briefing on what awaits us, we enter the canyon. The passage through the canyon takes about 5 to 6 hours, depending on the number of participants, as well as their physical fitness. The length of the canyoning tour is 13km. You can pass through the canyon by overcoming various attractive obstacles, jumping through natural waterfalls, and in some parts you also need mountaineering equipment. There are also breaks for rest, photography and lunch packet. After leaving the canyon, we return to the vehicle, change into dry clothes and return to the Highlander camp, and have dinner. Hanging out with music by the campfire.
How to reach Highlander Rafting Kampa
Rafting camp Highlander is located on the main road Foča - Nikšić, more precisely 20 km away from Foča, in the direction of Montenegro and 5 km before the border crossing Šćepan Polje / Hum (BiH - CG).
N: 43°21'08" E: 18°48'28.5"
Sarajevo – Trnovo – Foca (80 km)
Beograd – Cacak – Uzice – Visegrad – Gorazde – Foca (350 km)
Banja Luka – Doboj – Zenica – Sarajevo – Trnovo – Foca (340 km)
Podgorica – Niksic – Pluzine – Scepan Field – Foca (172 km)
Dubrovnik – Trebinje – Bileca – Gacko – Foca (165 km)
Herceg Novi – Trebinje – Bileca – Gacko – Foca (172 km)
Zagreb – Banja Luka – Travnik – Visoko – Sarajevo – Foca (527 km)
There are regular daily bus lines to Foca from Belgrade, Novi Sad, Podgorica, Sarajevo, Banja Luka, Mostar, Dubrovnik and Zagreb.
If you arrive from abroad by plane, we recommend that you land at the airport in Sarajevo, from where you have another 70 km to Foca.
A popular proverb says that hospitality implies the warmth of the hearth, delicious food and the right to silence. You can find all this in the rafting camp Highlander, which is located right next to the river Drina. The silence of nature is a common "spice" of each of our meals.
Whether you are just a casual passerby and want to enjoy a beautiful view of the turquoise green river Drina from our terrace, or you are a guest on a full arrangement, be sure that you will enjoy delicious food in our camp. We will serve our local specialties prepared in the old old-fashioned way with a large selection of domestic and foreign drinks.
The ingredients we use are of domestic origin, from our area and with a valid declaration, and bread, pastries, pies and cakes are kneaded, dried and developed by the skilled hands of our cooks. All food is prepared according to traditional recipes, so guests often ask for a little "repeater".
Before going to any activity (rafting, hiking, canyoning, mountain biking, hiking ....) guests are served "Mountain Breakfast", which aims to provide enough strength and energy to overcome any challenge in nature. Upon your return, you will be greeted by hot soup and veal under the sac, and for dinner, barbecue, fish, and chicken with mushrooms or pie under the sac. Always expect a surprise from sweets, but sweet, like sweets made by our mothers and grandmothers. There will be tulumba, urmašica, and baklava, but also fruit and chocolate cakes, as well as good old donuts and pancakes with Euro cream and ice cream. In a word, many deacons for everyone's taste. They say that tastes are different and should not be discussed, but exciting rafting and accommodation in nature are offered by almost all camps on the banks of the Tara and Drina, but we know that the food we make is what makes us very different and why our guests they return.
HIGHLANDER CAMP MENU:
BREAKFAST: Homemade bread and pastries, Highlander breakfast (prosciutto, tea, cream (kajmak), cheese, eggs, donuts (uštipci), proja), tea, milk, sour milk.
LUNCH: Veal soup, of your choice veal under sacha or fish, mixed salad, bread, fruit or cake.
DINNER: Optional, flint, fish, chicken in mushroom sauce, Sarajevo kebab, white hanger, bread, mixed salad or shop salad.
***According to the wishes and needs of guests menu can be adapted for vegetarians and vegans or by appointment (during booking or at the beginning of the arrangement).
***It is not allowed to bring your drink to the restaurant / bar and the terrace.
The Rafting camp Highlander is located 20 km from Foča and only 5 km from the border crossing Šćepan Field between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro. It is surrounded by hornbeam trees and is situated in an attractive location on the right side of the Drina River.
Its capacity is 100 beds that have mattresses and clean bedding. Wooden bungalows are made for two, three, four or five people, while the small houses, popularly called “Torarica” are for one or two people (read: for those in love).
The camp has electricity, wireless internet (Wi-Fi), lux bungalow with private bathroom and standard bungalows with shared showers and toilets, with hot and cold drinking water. The restaurant offers local/traditional cuisine in which every guest gets his meal according to paid arrangement. Travelers who just passing by can also get the food of their choice for prices that are official.
Location of the camp Highlander is ideal for rafting, hiking, trekking, mount biking or fly-fishing. It is the starting point for the tours National Park “Sutjeska" and National Park "Durmitor". Mountain peaks Maglic, Durmitor, Bioc and Zelengora are just some of the peaks that are located near the camp. There are also lakes of Zelengora, more precisely nine of them, rainforest Perucica and waterfall Skakavac 73 m high.
In short landscape, that takes the breath away. The nature wonders worth coming back. The location is well connected by road with all the major tourist cities of Bosnia, Montenegrin and Croatian coasts as well - Budva, Herceg Novi, Kotor, Dubrovnik, Trebinje, Sarajevo, Mostar, Visegrad and Zabljak.
If you live in one of these ex yu republics or you are just traveling to these destinations, and you love nature and adventure tourism, we recommend our Rafting camp Higlander. It is a camp where a complete vacation in the silence of nature and the murmur of the Drina River awaits you with homemade food that you will remember for a long time.
N 43°21’41.8″ E 18°48’28.5″
2 000 m2
100 beds in wooden bungalows for 2,3,4 or 5 people
Toilets / showers
Lux bungalows have their own bathrooms.
Traditional cuisine. Opening hours from 07h to 23h every day during the season.
Parking places for small passenger cars and buses
There is a space to set up tents.
Wild beach for swimming.
For volleyball, soccer and badminton. Social games: chess and cards.
Pets are allowed in the camp, but not in bungalows and in a boat.
Rafting Camp Highlander has 9 lux bungalows for 4 people. Total capacity for 36 person. In each bungalow there is:
*French bed with two separate sheets
*Bunk bed (spacious for both children and adults)
*Terrace or balcony
There are 16 standard bungalows for 2 people in the Rafting camp Highlander. Total capacity for 32 persons. In each of these bungalows there are:
*Large bed with two separate sheets
*Space for suitcases and civiluk
In the Rafting camp Highlander there are 2 standard bungalows for 4 people. Total capacity is for 8 persons. In each of these bungalows there are:
*2 single beds
*1 bunk bed
*Space for suitcases and civiluk
In the Rafting camp Highlander there are 4 standard wigmans for 5 people. Total capacity is for 20 persons. In each of these bungalows there are:
The Rafting camp Highlander has 4 standard bungalows for 1 or 2 people. Total capacity is for 4 or 8 people. In each of these bungalows there are:
*One bed for 2 people with one bed linen
*Space for suitcases and civiluk
THE PRICE OF THE PACKAGE INCLUDES:
Rafting activities - 1 day
Canyoning activities - 1 day (Hrčavka or Nevidio)
Overnight in the camp - 1 night
All meals during the package (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner)
Complete canyoning equipment (neoprene suit and shoes in your size, safety vest, protective helmet, mountaineering equipment)
Entrance fee to NP "Durmitor" or NP "Sutjeska"
Transport by our off-road vehicles during the arrangement (from the camp to the starting point for canyoning in Montenegro)
Licensed canyoning guides
Free parking for your vehicles
THE PRICE OF THE PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Non-board offer (drinks, additional meals ...)
All other costs not foreseen by the program (additional excursions, additional nights ...)