The Northern Region

The northern region is mountainous and alpine. It is comprised of deep river valleys, streams, glacial lakes, plateaus and virgin forests. The chains of mountains are often higher than 2000 m.

In the heart of Durmitor National Park


The highest peak is Bobotov Kuk in the Durmitor massif which is 2,523 m high. The 82 km long Tara River Canyon is at certain points 1,300 m deep. The major towns of this region are: Pljevlja (35,000), Kolasin (10,000) and Bijelo Polje (50,000)... more