Rafting Tara is magnificent adventure which attracted tourists from all over the world.
Bosnia and Herzegovina, located in the southeastern Europe, is a country with beautiful landscapes, rich cultural and historical heritage, picturesque towns, and most important of all, friendly people. The capital is Sarajevo, city is both traditional and modern at the same time. Bosnia and Herzegovina can be visited at any time during the year, great opportunities await during both winter and summer season.
Our agency employs some of the best regional trip specialists, who create adventure trips to beautiful and inspiring destinations in our region, as well as throughout Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro. We have over a decade of experience in the field of adventure tourism and also we are constantly making more and more progress. Process of making a perfect adventure trip is never a problem for us because of our expertise and experience. Passion and dedication of our employees is the foundation of our business success, and satisfaction of our clients is always above all our primary goal.
Encijan tourist agency is located in Foca, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Our address is Krajiska 16, we are located in the town center. Our city is furthermore at the crossroads of the most interesting and important tourist destinations. Rafting on the Tara river is our primary activity, we also include hiking and trekking tours to national park Sutjeska (BiH) and Durmitor (MNE), as well as the canyoning tours to Nevidio canyon (MNE).Our main accommodation facility is our camp „Encijan“, located in the very heart of the Tara river canyon. Camp is 13 km away from the BiH – MNE border crossing, Hum – Šćepan polje.
Rafting camp Encijan exists for almost 15 years and It is one of the first camps built on the Tara River. Camp is located at the right bank of Tara River and therefore it is the only one on the Bosnian side. The most exciting rafting part of the river also starts here. Our camp has the capacity of 100 beds in 15 mountain huts (bungalows). Camp has all the amenities required for a comfortable stay, and the traditional food is delicious.
The magnificent Rafting Tara River has attracted tourists from all over the world. Mystical beauty of this river makes you speechless. A Canyon, the deepest and the longest in Europe, the second one in world is still undiscovered jewel in the heart of the Old Continent. Rafting Tara is not an adventure that can be taken for granted, especially on Tara River, which is recognized as one of the best in the world for rafting alongside to Colorado or Zambezi rivers. In May 2009, Tara River hosted the World Rafting Championship, which suggests the capacity of our local beauty.
Our adventure team, with almost fifteen years of experience, took Encijan agency to the top when It comes to adventure tourism in the region. We have received numerous certificates and awards: IRF (International Rafting Federation) certification, 4 golden boats, Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor and others. Our guides and skippers are trained professionals, they are experienced and they have only one goal – to make every tour excellent.
Our Camp Encijan - Oasis of tranquility and hedonism
Outdoor resort in the very heart of the Tara River Canyon, miles away from modern civilization and at the beginning of the most exciting rafting part of Tara River, there is a place called Brstanovica and Camp Encijan on it, one of the most beautiful camps on Tara river and only one at the Bosnian side of river. Rafting Camp Encijan has a tradition of over 15 years and thousand of happy tourist per season…Here is one of the last remaining oases of tranquility and hedonism… One of the first camps ever built on the banks of Tara River…
Attractions from our region
Bosnia and Herzegovina, a heart shaped land, has a lot to offer when It comes to tourism. Spacious mountain views, emerald green lakes, beautiful landscape and picturesque towns. West and the East meet here, so you will learn a lot about cultures, traditions and people. Share what you have learned with your friends at Encijan’s campfire. When It comes to the tours that we organize, here are some destinations that we recommend you to visit:
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The phenomenal nature leaned on the two National Parks (Sutjeska and Durmitor) and the camp Encijan outdoor resort in the very heart of the canyon provide us with inexhaustible opportunities for the activities which we organize every day. Magical sojourn in untouched nature; Spend unforgettable moments in the very heart of Tara River Canyon where is also our Camp located. Get away from the crowds and join us on an unforgettable journey. Get out of everyday life and change the asphalt with untouched nature.
Choose your ADVENTURE !
According to our many years experience in outdoor tourism, we are able to offer you more variants from our well designed arrangements (or packages) from one day and multiple day’s adventures tour in our country. Shell us, together with you, go into a little adventure and fearlessly stream our boats down the Tara and its boiling cascades…Or we go together with you with our backpacks to cruise along one of the most beautiful national parks in The Balkans…And maybe we’ll just get lazy together with you and enjoy the ethnic specialties of our cuisine…We have created programs which will exceed all your expectations! Whether you are an adrenaline junkie, nature lover, history buff or even foodie – do not worry, we have got you covered! Choose a program that fits your personality the best and live through an unforgettable experience!
It`s your choice…
Tara River Canyon
The canyon is protected as a part of Durmitor National Park and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Tara River Canyon, is a canyon in Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina, through which runs the Tara River. Measuring from near Bistrica in Montenegro to Hum in Bosnia and Herzegovina it is 82 kilometers long, with the last 36 kilometers forming the border between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro. The canyon at its deepest is around 1,300 meters deep. These parameters make the Tara River Canyon one of the deepest river canyons in Europe. This “tear of Europe” is a great natural and tourist attraction in the area, and the entire country.
Above all our home cuisine is the main reason why our guests decide to come back again and again.
Our traditional homemade cuisine and organic food prepared at our Camp Encijan, which we offer as part of our packages, is another most noteworthy reason most of our long term and satisfied guests wish to visit us again.
The huge amounts of our delicious home-made food is prepared with love and in a traditional way, entirely from fresh organic food which we provide from our natural surroundings. In a moment, every new bite know to send you to some other and slightly forgotten dimension, in a time of our grandmother’s cuisine.
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We have been receiving positive feedback from our visitors on a regular basis during the past season. Our hard work and dedication did not go unnoticed, and when It was least expected an award by TripAdvisor – „Certificate of Excellence“ was given to us. We could not have been any happier. TripAdvisor is a widely recognized company, and we, as a business with a 18 years old tradition, are pleased to announce that we will certainly continue doing what we do best. In short, Encijan is an award winning agency .
Bosnia and Herzegovina is so adorable and unique country, with the most beautiful and wild nature, historical places and warm people. Some of general information you can read bellow.
Country code is +387; General emergency 112; Police 122; Firefighters 123; Ambulance 124; Exact time 125; Roadside assistance 1282, 1285 and 1288; International Sarajevo airport: +38733 289-100
In the very heart of the Tara River Canyon, miles away from modern civilization and at the beginning of the most exciting rafting part of river, above all there is a place called Brstanovica and Camp Encijan on it.
If you are on vacation in Bosnia or on a tourist tour through the Balkans,or maybe you are on a summer holiday on the Adriatic coast and you are not with your own car, or you have the desire to visit some of the attractive destinations from our offer, don’t worry, certainly we have a solution.