Top 7 outdoor destinations of Kosovo

Kosovo has beautiful nature and great mountains in every season. In this post you will see top 7 outdoor destinations of Kosovo:

 

1. Gjeravica – officially the highest peak in Kosovo

Kosovo Gjeravica

Gjeravica, 2656 m/alt is officially the highest peak in Kosovo (unofficially is Rudoka 2’658 m/alt). It is the second highest peak in the Accursed Mountains (Prokeltije) after Maja Jezerce 2’694 m/alt, and the view of the Accursed Mountains from the top of Gjeravica is extremely impressive! For more: Gjeravica

 

2. Great Rudoka and Celepino waterfall, adventure in southern Kosovo

Kosovo Rudoka

The Great Rudoka is unofficially the highest peak of Kosovo, and it is located in the border between Kosovo and Macedonia, therefore is part of Sharr Mountains. On this hike, you will see an amazing waterfall, which is called Celepino waterfall, and it is a very hidden gem in Kosovo. For more: Rudoka

3. Liqenat, a great hiking trip in the border between Kosovo and Montenegro

Liqenat

Liqenat (also known as Leqinat) is a mountain lake and peak in the border between Kosovo and Montenegro. If you are planning an outdoor day activity – moderate hiking trip, combined with a picnic in one of the 2 lakes, this place is perfect. This destination is one of the most popular outdoor destinations in Kosovo. For more: Liqenat

4. Oshlak mountain, and its beautiful ridge

Kosovo Oshlak

Oshlak mountain (also called Osljak), a moderate hike with very beautiful views. The ridge of this mountain is very beautiful and it is one of the longest mountain ridges in the Balkans, especially the view of the Sharr mountains range from this mountain is very beautiful. For more: Oshlak

 

5. Rugova Canyon & Via Ferrata

Kosovo Rugova

Want to have the perfect weekend getaway? Visit the most extraordinary place you’ll find in Kosovo. that is Rugova Canyon. It is located in the north-west of the city of Peja, Kosovo.

Rugova’s mystical mountains are perfect for hiking, skiing, and camping. In the meantime, you will be lucky enough to enjoy beautiful waterfalls, lakes, high mountain peaks, and tunnels. For more: Rugova Canyon

 

6. Jazhinca, heart-shaped lake in Sharr Mountains

Kosovo Jazhinca

Jazhinca is a mountain lake in Kosovo, which is located in Sharr Mountains (Šar Mountains). The elevation of this lake is 2’180 m/alt. This is a glacial lake, so it’s a very cold one. However, you can try to swim there! The heart-shape is visible from a rock around 50 m above the lake, where the rock covers a part of the lake. For more: Jazhinca Lake

7. Kobilica – Sharp pyramidal shape peak in Sharr Mountains

Kosovo Kobilica

Kobilica is a very beautiful peak in Sharr mountains. You can see the city of Tetovo in Macedonia, Prizren in Kosovo, and Sharr Mountains range.

The sharp pyramidal shape of this mountain makes this mountain even more beautiful. For more: Kobilica

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