How to reach us and pick-up service

At the starting point for rafting on the river Tara, in the heart of the canyon, miles away from modern civilization and at the beginning of the most exciting rafting section there is place called Brstanovica and Camp Encijan on it, one of the most beautiful campsites by the Tara River and only Camp at the Bosnian bank of the river. Encijan rafting camp is located in the lower part of the Tara River Canyon, on Bosnian – right bank.  Fifteen kilometers downstream, there is a border crossing Šćepan Polje (Hum), from where starts the access road, by which is possible to reach our camp.
The aforementioned road extends along the Montenegrin side of the Canyon and ends in Brstanovica. It is covered with asphalt. Other route goes from town of Foca to Brstanovica or Camp Encijan, in total length of 52 km. For those of you who do decide to come to us on their own, here are coordinates that you need, N 43 19.308 E 18 57.617. Brstanovica is the starting point for the most attractive rafting section among 100 kms navigable part of the river Tara. Due to excellent location of the Camp Encijan, it is unavoidable stop for all who are looking for adventure or simply a place to vacation, and find themselves in the heart of the canyon.

Detailed instructions how to reach us from Bosnia and Herzegovina?

When you come to Foca, continue towards Niksic (main road Foča-Niksic, M 18). At the border crossing Hum you will leave Bosnia, cross the bridge on the Tara River, followed by checking at the border crossing Scepan Polje (entrance to Montenegro).After checking the documents on the border crossing, you need to tell them that you are going to the Tara canyon, Brstanovica. After checking in, turn around and go back  100m where you turn off right from the main road then turn on the local (asphalt) road which leads to the Tara River, Brstanovica. After checking at the border crossing, you need to contact us at the following telephone numbers:Camp satellite number +38758/480280; Camp mobile number: + 38269 / 673-655. Both phones are always available, so there won’t be a problem to contact us. After  turning off the main road, you landmark will be a toll ramp and a white toll house on the left. At the sixth mile from the turn to the local road, you will come to the crossroad and turn left at the orange kiosk and follow the asphalt to the end without turning to the connection roads. When you come to  the end of the asphalt, you need to park your cars on a macadam road in the right line.

Detailed instructions how to reach us from Montenegro?

After coming to Montenegrian boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the policemen, you have to say how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan). Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you don’t need to check out on the Boarder. After this procedure  you are going to continue your trip. After 100m going  forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After  preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a    white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from it you are going left.   Just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrian boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a number from the Camp) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skipers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp.

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 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…

If you would like to get more information about how to get to us by public pick-up, your own car or our pickup service, you can take a look at the next:

Pickup Service

Arrivals from Belgrade 

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:
  • 4 seat vehicle on relation Belgrade-Encijan-Belgrade= 150 €
  • 8 seat vehicle on relation Belgrade-Encijan-Belgrade= 280 €
If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.
If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Belgrade as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed instructions from Belgrade to our Camp Encijan

When you go out of from Belgrade you will go along the main road M5 via Cacak and Uzice to the border crossing Vardiste, then continue the road toward Foca via Visegrad and Gorazde. From Foca, continue towards Niksic (main road Foča-Niksic, M 18). At the border crossing Hum you will leave Bosnia, cross the bridge on the Tara River, followed by checking at the border crossing Scepan Polje (entrance to Montenegro).After checking the documents on the border crossing, you need to tell them that you are going to the Tara canyon, Brstanovica. After checking in, turn around and go back  100 m where you turn off right from the main road then turn on the local (asphalt) road which leads to the Tara River, Brstanovica. After checking at the border crossing, you need to contact us at the following telephone numbers:Camp satellite number +38758/480280; Camp mobile number: + 38269 / 673-655. Both phones are always available, so there won’t be a problem to contact us. After  turning off the main road, you landmark will be a toll ramp and a white toll house on the left. At the sixth mile from the turn to the local road, you will come to the crossroad and turn left at the orange kiosk and follow the asphalt to the end without turning to the connection roads. When you come to  the end of the asphalt, you need to park your cars on a macadam road in the right line.

Recommendation what to visit on your road to us

On your road from Belgrade we recommend you to visit to visit two cities (Andricgrad-Visegrad and Tourist resort Drvengrad-Mokra Gora-Srbija). Both cities represent the realization of our famous director Emir Kusturica and they are the seal of time of his life. In Visegrad what we will visit first is the historic monument called Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic Bridge.  It is a historic bridge in Visegrad, over the Drina River in eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina It was completed in 1577 by the Ottoman court architect  on the order of the Grand Vizier Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic. Unesco included the bridge in its 2007 World Heritage List.

Map From Belgrade to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Belgrade to our Camp Encijan

Map from Belgrade to our Camp Encijan

Arrivals from Sarajevo 

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:
  • 4 seat vehicle on relation Sarajevo-Encijan-Sarajevo= 75 €
  • 8 seat vehicle on relation Sarajevo-Encijan-Sarajevo= 110 €
If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.
If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Sarajevo as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed instructions from Sarajevo to our Camp Encijan

From Sarajevo  to Foca you are going to pass these city Trnovo. When you come to Brod na Drini (place before Foca), you should continue driving toward Niksic (primary road Foca-Niksic, M 18). After crossing bridge on Tara River the next is Boarder Crossing called Scepan Polje. When you give your documents to the policemen, you need to tell them how you are going Tara canyon, on Brstanovica. After checking, you are going back from the boarder. After 100m back, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. When you turn to the local asphalt road, call the campsite to the following numbers 0038758 / 480-280; 0038269 / 673-655. in this way you will be waiting for our river guides at the end of the journey. After  preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a    white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from it you are going left.   Just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track.

Recommendation what to visit on your road to us

Map From Sarajevo to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Sarajevo to our Camp Encijan

Map from Sarajevo to our Camp Encijan

Arrivals from Mostar 

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:
  • 4 seat vehicle on relation Mostar-Encijan-Mostar= 140 €
  • 8 seat vehicle on relation Mostar-Encijan-Mostar= 200 €
If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.
If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Dubrovnik as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed instructions from Mostar to our Camp Encijan

When you go out of Mostar follow the road M6.1 and go to Nevesinje, then from Nevesinje to Gacko. From Gacko follow the road M20 over passage Cemerno to Tjentiste and Foca. When you come to Brod na Drini (place before Foca), you should continue driving toward Niksic (primary road Foca-Niksic, M 18). After crossing bridge on Tara River the next is Boarder Crossing called Scepan Polje. When you give your documents to the policemen, you need to tell them how you are going Tara canyon, on Brstanovica. After checking, you are going back from the boarder. After 100m back, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. When you turn to the local asphalt road, call the campsite to the following numbers 0038758 / 480-280; 0038269 / 673-655. in this way you will be waiting for our river guides at the end of the journey. After  preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a    white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from it you are going left.   Just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track.

Recommendation what to visit on your road to us

On your road to Mostar our recommendation for you is to visit National Park Sutjeska and centre of it Tjentiste, where u can see big swiming pool (16000m²), museum, monument park and hotel comes from Comunism age when our country was part of Jugoslavija.

Map from Mostar to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Mostar to our Camp Encijan

Map from Mostar to our Camp Encijan

Arrivals from Dubrovnik 

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:
  • 4 seat vehicle on relation Dubrovnik-Encijan-Dubrovnik= 140 €
  • 8 seat vehicle on relation Dubrovnik-Encijan-Dubrovnik= 200 €
If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.
If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Dubrovnik as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed instructions from Dubrovnik to our Camp Encijan

From Dubrovnik to Foca you are going to pass these cities: Trebinje, Bileca and Gacko.When you come to Brod na Drini (place before Foca), you should continue driving toward Niksic (primary road Foca-Niksic, M 18). After crossing bridge on Tara River the next is Boarder Crossing called Scepan Polje. When you give your documents to the policemen, you need to tell them how you are going Tara canyon, on Brstanovica. After checking, you are going back from the boarder. After 100m back, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. When you turn to the local asphalt road, call the campsite to the following numbers 0038758 / 480-280; 0038269 / 673-655. in this way you will be waiting for our river guides at the end of the journey. After  preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a    white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from it you are going left.   Just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track.

Recommendation what to visit on your road to us

Trebinje the city of sun and wine, one of the most beautiful cities in the whole region. Visit the famous monasteries HercegovackaGracanica and Tvrdos, which is famous for its vineyards, basements and top-quality wine varieties. Also, do not miss the opportunity to taste some of the best wines called Zilavka, high quality wine.Žilavka is known for its fresh freshness and acidity.

Map From Dubrovnik to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Dubrovnik to our Camp Encijan

Map from Dubrovnik to our Camp Encijan

Arrivals from Budva 

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:
  • 4 seat vehicle on relation Budva-Encijan-Budva= 150 €
  • 8 seat vehicle on relation Budva-Encijan-Budva= 200 €
If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.
If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Budva as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed instructions from Budva to our Camp Encijan

If you are coming with your own car, we suggest you the following route:When you go out from Budva you will drive to Cetinje and then to Podgorica, from Podgorica you head towards Niksic, You will detour by Niksic and follow the road for Pluzine and Foca. When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing. After coming to the Montenegrin boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the police where you will tell them how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan)., Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you do not need to check out on Boarder. After this procedure you will continue your trip. After 100m going  forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from there you are going left. After that just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrian boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a Camp number) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skipers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp. You need to take some of your own personal document, a green card for your car (if you do not have it, you can get it at the border). We also recommend to take your swim suit, sandbags, shower gel, sunglasses and sun cream.

Recommendation what to visit on your road to us

If you have a free time, our recommendation is to visit Ostrog Monastery, which is located near Niksic. This monastery is built and carved into the cliff. This is the largest Serbian Ortodox sanctuary.

Map From Budva to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Budva to our Camp Encijan

Map from Budva to our Camp Encijan

Arrivals from Kotor

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:
  • 4 seat vehicle on relation Kotor-Encijan-Kotor= 150 €
  • 8 seat vehicle on relation Kotor-Encijan-Kotor= 200 €
If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.
If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Kotor as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed instructions from Kotor to our Camp Encijan

If you are coming with your own car, we suggest you the following route: When you go out of Kotor, drive along the coast to Risan. When you go out of Risan, go right to Grahovo and Niksic. You will detour by Niksic and follow the road for Pluzine and Foca. When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing. After coming to the Montenegrin boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the police where you will tell them how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan)., Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you do not need to check out on Boarder. After this procedure you will continue your trip. After 100m going forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from there you are going left. After that just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrian boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a Camp number) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skippers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp. You need to take some of your own personal document, a green card for your car (if you do not have it, you can get it at the border). We also recommend to take your swim suit, sandbags, shower gel, sunglasses and sun cream.

Recommendation what to visit on your road to us

If you have a free time, our recommendation is to visit Ostrog Monastery, which is located near Niksic. This monastery is built and carved into the cliff. This is the largest Serbian Ortodox sanctuary.

Map From Kotor to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Kotor to our Camp Encijan

Map from Kotor to our Camp Encijan

Arrivals from Tivat

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:
  • 4 seat vehicle on relation Tivat-Encijan-Tivat= 150 €
  • 8 seat vehicle on relation Tivat-Encijan-Tivat= 200 €
If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.
If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Tivat as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed instructions from Tivat to our Camp Encijan

If you are coming with your own car, we suggest you the following route:When you leave Tivat  go to Kotor. When you go out of  Kotor you continue to Risan.When you go out of Risan, go right to Grahovo and Niksic. You will detour by Niksic and follow the road for Pluzine and Foca. When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing. After coming to the Montenegrin boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the police where you will tell them how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan)., Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you do not need to check out on Boarder. After this procedure you will continue your trip. After 100m going forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from there you are going left. After that just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrian boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a Camp number) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skippers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp. You need to take some of your own personal document, a green card for your car (if you do not have it, you can get it at the border). We also recommend to take your swim suit, sandbags, shower gel, sunglasses and sun cream.

Recommendation what to visit on your road to us

If you have a free time, our recommendation is to visit Ostrog Monastery, which is located near Niksic. This monastery is built and carved into the cliff. This is the largest Serbian Ortodox sanctuary.

Map From Tivat to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Tivat to our Camp Encijan

Map from Tivat to our Camp Encijan

Arrivals from Podgorica 

If you want to use the services of our pickup service, we are able to offer you following options:
  • 4 seat vehicle on relation Podgorica-Encijan-Podgorica= 130 €
  • 8 seat vehicle on relation Podgorica-Encijan-Podgorica= 180 €
If it is a larger group of people, contact us and  we can arrange transportation for a larger number of participants.
If you are coming with your own car to our camp from Dubrovnik as a starting point, look at the detailed instructions:

Detailed instructions from Podgorica to our Camp Encijan

If you are coming with your own car, we suggest you the following route:From Podgorica you head towards Niksic, You will detour by Niksic and follow the road for Pluzine and Foca. When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing.  When you pass by  Pluzine, you will arrive at the Scepan Polje border crossing. After coming to the Montenegrin boarder called Scepan Polje and after checking your documents by the police where you will tell them how you are going to Tara Canyon (Camp Encijan)., Because in that case you are not going out of Montenegro and you do not need to check out on Boarder. After this procedure you will continue your trip. After 100m going  forward, you are going right from the primary road and go on on local asphalt road next to the Tara River toward Brstanovica. After preclusion from the main road, your orientation is a white toll house and toll ramp which is placed on the left side. On the 6th km you are coming on the crossover and you are going left. There will be a small orange shop on that crossover and from there you are going left. After that just go straight. Keep going on the asphalt road. When you come until the end of this asphalt road, leave your cars on macadam parking in the right track. What is important – when you come to Montenegrin boarder, please call one of those 2 numbers: 0038758 480 280 (this is a Camp number) 0038269 673 655 (Camp mobile number) so that someone (mostly skippers) can transfer you (over the water) from the parking to another side where is our camp. You need to take some of your own personal document, a green card for your car (if you do not have it, you can get it at the border). We also recommend to take your swim suit, sandbags, shower gel, sunglasses and sun cream.

Recommendation what to visit on your road to us

If you have a free time, our recommendation is to visit Ostrog Monastery, which is located near Niksic. This monastery is built and carved into the cliff. This is the largest Serbian Ortodox sanctuary.

Map From Podgorica to our Camp Encijan

If you want to arrive independently on our Camp, on the next link you have a route map drawn from Podgorica to our Camp Encijan

Map from Podgorica to our Camp Encijan
Remark: If you need pickup service from surrounding cities which are not listed feel free to contact us.   Contact us 
If you decide to come by public transport our main station is Foca, contact phone: +387 58 211-805 + 387 58 211-809, and in the further text you can see departures and arrivals at the bus station in Foca, as well as the numbers and contact phones of bus station.

Bus arrivals to Foca

BELGRADE – FOČA   7:00 / 17:40 / 20:00
PODGORICA – FOČA   7:45 / 9:00 / 13:45 / 23:50
NOVI SAD – FOČA   17:30
DUBROVNIK – FOČA   18:40
BANJA LUKA – FOČA   16:30
HERCEG NOVI – BUDVA – FOČA   21:00 / 6:45
TREBINJE – FOČA   5:00 / 7:45 / 8:05 / 12:45 / 16:30 / 17:30 / 21:45
ISTOCNO SARAJEVO – FOČA   7:45 / 8:00 / 9:00 / 11:00 / 13:00 / 14:00 / 16:00 / 18:00 / 19:00 / 20:00
SARAJEVO – FOČA   11:00 / 18:00
MOSTAR – FOČA (line for Belgrade)   19:30 / 23:45

Bus departures from Foca

FOČA – TREBINJE   00:00 / 2:30 / 9:35 / 14:30 / 16:50 / 17:30
FOČA – PODGORICA   10:00 / 11:00 / 15:40 / 21:30
FOČA – HERCEG NOVI   11:00 / 21:30
FOČA – MOSTAR – SPLIT (through Nevesinje)   4:30
FOČA – BELGRADE   8:30 / 11:30 / 22:40 / 23:30
FOČA – NOVI SAD   20:30
FOČA – BIJELJINA (through Rogatica and Zvornik)   15:20
FOČA – BANJA LUKA   5:15
FOČA – SARAJEVO   3:30 / 7:20 / 8:05 / 10:40 / 12:00 / 14:00 / 16:00 / 18:00 / 19:30

Numbers of bus stations from the surrounding area

Bus station Sarajevo
Adress: Put života 2, 71000, Sarajevo
Phone: +387 33 21 31 00
Link to website

Bus station Mostar
Bus station east:
Adress: Trg Ivana Krndelja b.b., Mostar
Phone: +387 36 552 025
Bus station west:
Adress: Vukovarska b.b., Mostar
Phone: +387 36 348-680
Link to website

Bus station Trebinje
Adress: Stepe Stepanovića bb, 89101 Trebinje, BiH
Phone: +387 59 240-003
Link to website

Bus station Dubrovnik
Adress: Obala pape Ivana Pavla II 44 A, CRO
Phone: +385  60 305-070
Link to website

Bus station Belgrade
Adress: Zeleznica 4, SRB
Phone: +381 11 2180-377, +381 11 2627-146
Link to website

Bus station Podgorica
Adress: Trg Golootočkih žrtava 1, 81000 Podgorica, MNE
Phone: +382 (0)20 620 430
Link to website