Morača River, Podgorica

4.6
#2 of 6 in Parks in Podgorica
Water Body · Nature / Park
Drive through the canyon of Morača River, and enjoy the contrast between the steep, dark cliffs that are partially covered in thick woods and the light-green river. The highway runs along the edge of the narrow gorge, which is particularly picturesque in the segment between Podgorica and Kolasin. Visit a small, 13th-century monastery founded by a king of Zeta in the northern part of the canyon. South of Podgorica, the river flows through a plain until it empties into Lake Skadar. Note that the north road has been the site of many traffic accidents in the past, so take special care driving here. Using our world travel planner, Podgorica attractions like Morača River can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Fantasic scenery and a very cool car trip through the Moraca gorge. We travelled this road just by chance but the view on the mountains, the gorge and the Moraca river a just fantastic  more »
  • Flowing down from mount Rzača in northern Montenegro all the way to lake Skadar for some 100 km, the Morača river is certainly one of the country's national assets. Crystal clear water even in...  more »
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  • Beautiful canyon which road is following with many tunnels and then going up to the mountains covered in mist. Road should be better maintained and renovated but it is also amazing to see what was done in the past without modern technology.
  • Breath taking views.... Untouched nature. . Ok rest stop.

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