Enjoy lush landscapes, pastures, meadows, hills, and the alluring play of wild horses at sunset! Discover the beauty of mountain rivers and clear streams that suddenly transform into untamed waterfalls often above 60 meters high. Climb a smaller peak, or go down a cave, simply for the joy of it. The braver can rappel down a cliff, and the bravest down a river canyon. Meet wild, pristine, exceptional nature. Yes, meet Balkan, the mountain that gave its name to the Balkan peninsula. Welcome to the Balkan mountains, a unique National park!

Tour plan - Itinerary:

Departure from Niš in front of the hotel at 07:00 am. We travel on the single carriageway road through Sićevo gorge to Pirot, and then to the very heart of Balkan mountain. Through the astounding villages of Balkan, Rsovci, Visočka Ržana, Jelovica, we arrive at Široka Luka, where from we set out on our magic track. Along the valley of the Jelovica river and up the Dabidža’s creek, we first arrive at the smaller, and soon after at the bigger Kopren waterfall, officially the highest waterfall in Serbia. We climb up the waterfall to the very mouth of Dabidža’s creek, one of the most imaginary places on the whole Balkan mountain. Soon after, we arrive at the very Kopren, the peak at the elevation of 1960 meters. After some time spent at the top, we return to Široke Luke over the ridge with a wonderful view towards Bulgaria, and over Kata’s kamen following the forest trail. Return to Niš in the evening hours. The tour, 22 km long in total, requires a high level of physical fitness and excellent agility. Return to Niš in the evening hours. The end of the program.

Details:

  • Transportation
  • Guiding service
  • Travel organization expenses
  • Food
  • Individual expenses

Sneakers or climbing shoes, a few pairs of socks, T-shirts, a hooded waterproof parka, sweatshirt, spare pants, sunglasses, a cap, suntan cream. It’s also recommended to take candy bars, nibbles, refreshing beverages and water. Put everything into a small backpack.

This program is based on at least 6 applied people. If there occurs a change on the monetary market, commodity market and services, if there are not enough travelers, the organizer retains the right to correct the price, change or cancel the program at least 3 days before the beginning of the program

The organizer of the trip is travel agency Nature Travel Office, licence number OTP 19/2023 issued by the Business Register Agency as of March 10, 2023. Nature Travel Office is insured by an insurance policy against responsibility for travel agencies in case of insolvency and liability in case of damage to the traveller, number 30000040045, by the insurer MILENIJUM OSIGURANJE ADO Belgrade. The policy is valid from February 13, 2024 to February 13, 2025. In this program, travel agency Nature Travel Office applies their general terms and conditions of traveling, which are included in signing up for the trip.