Where time stands still

If the pace of life often slows down during vacations, one might think that the very concept of vacations was invented in Montenegro, where time seems to have stopped in the era of the former Yugoslavia. While the Adriatic coastline of this Balkan State is dotted with luxury seaside resorts, as soon as you go inland, rural life follows the pace of the wooden carts pulled by oxen among free-range chickens. Here you will take the time to experience, while pedalling through the southern and northwestern part of the country, a route punctuated with spectacular scenery – winding mountain roads and breathtaking seascapes – that will take you to Cetinje, the former capital famous for its museums and libraries. Be sure to visit soon, in case time starts marching on…

August 25 to September 9, 2018
> Price (taxes included) : starting from $4,775
Formula: Vélo Québec Voyages
Trip length: 15 days / 14 nights
Level of difficulty: 4+ à 5

General Conditions

From day to day

Day 1 - Arrival in Barcelona. Flight from Barcelona to Dubrovnik and transfer to the hotel.
Day 2 - Free day or looped route.
Day 3 - Dubrovnik, Gabrili, Lovorno, (custom), Igalo (Montenegro) Herceg Novi (Savina) (53 km).
Day 4 - Herceg Novi (Savina), Bijela, Risan, Perast, Dobrata, Donji Orahovac,  Kotor. Looped route via Risan (43 to 58 km).
Day 5 - Free day or looped route around Kotor via Donji Stoliv, Tivat or looped route via Krašići, Klinci, Radovići (31 to 69 km).
Day 6 - Kotor, Parc National Lovćen, Kopito, Erakovići,  Cetinje (43 km).
Day 7 - Cetinje, Kosmac, Boreti, Rafailovići, Stevi Stefan, Petrovac Na Moru or round trip to Mont Jezerski Vrh (46 to 83 km).
Day 8 - Petrovac Na Moru, Sotonići, Virpazar, Rijećani, Donja Gorica, Podgorica  (75 km).
Day 9 - Free day or looped route to the Monastery of Ostrog (80 km).
Day 10 - Podgorica, Gorge de la Moraća, Monastery of Moraća, Kolašin (75 km).
Day 11 - Free day or round trip to the Col of Prevoj Trešnjevik (55 km).
Day 12 - Kolašin,  Podbišće, Gorge of the River Tara, Aluga, Žabljak  (89 km).
Day 13 - Free day or looped route (30 km).
Day 14 - Bus transfer to Dubrovnik airport (3.5 hrs). Flight from Dubrovnik to Barcelona and transfer to the hotel.
Day 15 - Transfer to Barcelona airport and flight back to Montréal.

The package includes:

Equipment (e.g., bicycle) is not included.

Start/Finish: Montréal-Trudeau/Barcelona > Barcelona/Montréal-Trudeau

From 12 to 20 cyclists, accompanied by our guide.

Price of land portion of trip (taxes included): $3905
Package excluding air transportation for passenger and bicycle.

Vélo Québec Voyages est une agence de voyages accréditée, fondée en 1995. Elle propose 70 destinations à vélo au Québec et à travers le monde, et fait voyager quelque 6000 vacanciers chaque année.