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Mountains of Montenegro - 2nd Edition

English · Paperback / Softback

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This guidebook to Montenegro includes 17 walks and trekking routes throughout the Dinaric Alps, in Montenegro's five national parks as well as Orjen, Komovi, Tara Canyon and the UNESCO-listed old town of Kotor. The circular and linear routes range from easy hour-long outings to challenging 5-day treks involving exposure and scrambling.

List of contents

INTRODUCTION ABOUT MONTENEGRO Geography Geology Climate When to Visit Weather Forecasts Vegetation and Wildlife Mediterranean and Mountain Plants Mammals Reptiles and Amphibians Birds History Culture Festivals Food and Drink Menu Reader Language Key Words for Walkers TRAVELLING IN MONTENEGRO Visas Getting to Montenegro Flights from the UK and Western Europe Travelling via Croatia Travelling via Italy By Rail or Bus from the UK and Western Europe Local Transport Bus Train Taxi Hitching Warning: Cross-Border Travel Accommodation Money Currency Costs Carrying Money Changing Money ATMs Staying in Touch Telephones Mobiles Internet WALKING IN MONTENEGRO Highlights Mountain Huts and Camping Katuns Water Food and Supplies Equipment Maps Trail Markings National Parks Long-Distance Routes Safety in the Mountains Mountain Rescue and Emergency Telephone Numbers ABOUT THIS GUIDE About the Routes Route Summary Table Rating and Arrangement of Routes Timings and Stages Maps and Sketch Maps Local Spelling and Place Names ORJEN Walk 1: Subra Stage 1: Kameno - Vratlo Hut Stage 2: Vratlo Hut - Subra (return) Stage 3: Vratlo Hut - Kabao (return) Stage 4: Vratlo Hut - Kameno Further Possibilities Zuba?ki kabao from Vratlo Hut Walk 2: Zuba?ki kabao Vrbanj - Zuba?ki kabao (return) LOV?EN Walk 3: Jezerski vrh Bukovica - Jezerski vrh - Ivanova korita Walk 4: Kotor Fortress Kotor Fortress (return) DURMITOR Walk 5: Central Durmitor Stage 1: ?abljak - Lokvice Stage 2: Lokvice - veliki Me?ed -Terzin bogaz (return) Stage 3: Lokvice - Bobotov kuk (return) Stage 4: Lokvice - Minin bogaz (return) Stage 5: Lokvice - Ledena pe?ina (return) Stage 6: Lokvice - Trojni prevoj - Samar (return) Stage 7: Lokvice - ?abljak Walk 6: Durmitor Circuit (via Skr?ko jezero) Stage 1: Lokvice - Trojni prevoj - Zeleni vir - Samar - Skr?ko jezero Stage 2: Skr?ko jezero - Planinica - AliSnica - Crvena greda - Jablan jezero Stage 3: Jablan jezero - ?abljak Walk 7: Durmitor Circuit (via Velika Struga) Stage 1: Lokvice - Velika Struga -Donja AliSnica Stage 2: Donja AliSnica - Crvena greda - Jablan jezero - ?abljak Further Possibilities Savin kuk Sedlena greda Tara Canyon Crno jezero BJELASICA Walk 8: Biogradsko jezero Circuit of Biogradsko jezero (return) Walk 9: Biogradska gora Stage 1: Biogradsko jezero - Crna glava - PeSi?a jezero Stage 2: PeSi?a jezero - TreSnjevik Further Possibilities Strmenica KOMOVI Walk 10: Komovi Stage 1: TreSnjevik - Stavna Stage 2: Stavna - Kom Vasojevi?ki (return) Stage 3: Stavna - Kom Ljevorije?ki (return) Stage 4: Stavna - TreSnjevik Further Possibilities Kom Ku?ki Magli? KU?KA KRAJINA (?IJEVO) Walk 11: Ku?ka krajina Stage 1: VeruSa - Bukumirsko jezero Stage 2: Bukumirsko jezero - nameless pass (return) Stage 3: Bukumirsko jezero - Stitan (return) Stage 4: Bukumirsko jezero - Magli? (return) Stage 5: Bukumirsko jezero - VeruSa Further Possibilities Treskavac Vila Krisitor PROKLETIJE Walk 12: VoluSnica dom Radni?ki - VoluSnica (return) Walk 13: KroSnja and Karanfili dom Radni?ki - KroSnja - Severni vrh (return) Walk 14: Kotao dom Radni?ki - Kotao (return) Walk 15: Ropojana Valley and jezero Vusanje - Jezero (return) Further Possibilities O?njak Maja Rosit Maja Kolata Maja Jezerce OTHER AREAS Sinjajevina Mora?ke planine Bio? Rumije Skadarsko jezero APPENDICES Appendix A: Long-distance route Biogradsko jezero - VeruSa (Walks 9-11): Summary of Stages and Facilities Appendix B: List of Mountain Huts and Shelters Appendix C: Further Reading Appendix D: Contacts and Useful Addresses Appendix E: Language Notes and Glossary Appendix F: History Appendix G: Montenegro's Principal Mountain Areas and Major Peaks

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Rudolf Abraham is an award-winning travel writer and photographer specialising in Croatia and eastern Europe. He is the author of eight books (five of them on Croatia) and has contributed to over a dozen more, and his work is published widely in magazines. He first visited Croatia in 1998, lived in Zagreb for two years, and continues to spend several weeks a year in his favourite country in Europe.

Summary

This guidebook to Montenegro includes 17 walks and trekking routes throughout the Dinaric Alps, in Montenegro's five national parks as well as Orjen, Komovi, Tara Canyon and the UNESCO-listed old town of Kotor. The circular and linear routes range from easy hour-long outings to challenging 5-day treks involving exposure and scrambling.

Product details

Authors Rudolf Abraham
Publisher Cicerone Press
 
Languages English
Product format Paperback / Softback
Released 15.05.2015
 
EAN 9781852847319
ISBN 978-1-85284-731-9
No. of pages 256
Dimensions 116 mm x 172 mm x 15 mm
Series Guides
GUIDES
Subjects Travel > Sports and active travel > Europe

Osteuropa, Kroatien, Walking, Wandern, Trekking, Slowenien, Montenegro, Jugoslawien, SPORTS & RECREATION / Outdoor Skills, Englische Bücher / Reise / Europa, TRAVEL / Europe / General, Slowenien / Reiseführer, Radwanderführer, Wanderführer, TRAVEL / Special Interest / Hikes & Walks, Kroatien / Reiseführer, Reisebeschreibung

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