Horseback Riding

Horseback riding is available for all generations whether they are into sports or recreational riding. Visitors can enjoy it at the Equestrian Club “Farma Zlatibor” and the Zova Ranch.

The Equestrian Club “Farm Zlatibor” has 25 horses and 4 ponies at its disposal. A licensed trainer is also available who can help with riding lessons. Under his supervision, it is possible to learn various horseback riding skills, to try different styles, or to steer a horse carriage.

The Zova Ranch provides horseback riding for children in an interesting environment.

Contact:

Equestrian Club “Farma Zlatibor” +38162267920

Zova Ranch +381644660129

Walking Trails

What Zlatibor is famous for and what the majority of guests enjoy the most are walking trails all around the mountain.

Walking is one of the rare physical activities that can be performed by anyone. Its benefits can be experienced by every child and adult alike no matter what their fitness level is.

Numerous trails and pathways across meadows and through the woods are suitable for different intensity hikes. The most popular path is first and foremost the one heading from the center to the monument on Šumatno Brdo.

KAMALJ PATH

Kamalj is an easy path for beginners. It is ideal for adjusting your body to the mountain crisp air.

The trail has almost no ups and downs, and it doesn’t affect blood pressure, being suitable for people who are recovering from illness and injury.

It starts near the Čigota Institute.

General characteristics

  • Length and duration: It takes about 25 minutes to walk the path both ways. It’s 1,600 meters long.
  • Surface: Natural pathway/dirt road.

MONUMENT TRAIL

This is the typical trail that goes up and down and goes to the viewpoint with the panorama of Zlatibor mild hills. The elevation rise is 10 to 20 percent.

It is intended for a moderate-intensity physical fitness population.

It starts near the Čigota Institute.

General characteristics

  • As the elevation rises it is recommended to climb in a zigzag pattern. Pathways through the woods can be used for descending.
  • Length and duration: The total length of the track in both directions is 3 km with the elevation difference of 90 meters.
  • Surface: Natural path.

“JEDINI BOR” TRAIL

This health trail called the Only Pine Tree (Jedini Bor) can be crossed in an hour of a brisk walk. If measured in both directions, the pathway is 7.3 km long.

It is intended for the population of moderate and high-intensity fitness levels.

The route starts near the Čigota Institute.

General characteristics

  • The zigzag climb is recommended given the elevation rise. Pathways through the forest are perfect for descending.
  • Length and duration: The average elevation rise is about 27 percent with an elevation difference of 107 meters. The total length of the path is 7.3 km in both directions.
  • Surface: Natural path.

ČIGOTA TRAIL

This trail is a real challenge. It takes us to the Čigota top with the stunning view of mountains of Maljen, Povlen, Ovčar, and Kablar.

It is intended for experienced hikers, athletes, and the overall population in good physical shape.

General characteristics

  • Length and duration: It takes about 3 hours to cover the track. Its length is 11,2 kilometers in both ways. The starting point is near the Čigota Institute.
  • Surface: Well-formed natural path.

Paragliding

Thanks to the suitable terrain and the convenient air currents of Zlatibor, paragliding has increased its popularity over the years. Mountain peaks of Čigota and Tornik are among the favorite launching sites. The Paragliding Club Avis provides lessons and organizes various competitions.

Licensed paragliding instructors: +381641500334, +38163633596

Paragliding school: +38131845946, avisparaacademy@gmail.com

Trim trails and work-out areas

Trim trails and work-out areas are arranged around the Zlatibor center lake, next to the SB “Čigota”, and on the Karaula hill within the pine tree forest.

Exercise and recreational equipment are placed throughout the area. There is also a 700-meter-circular-trim-trail on Karaula where sand and wood chips are used to cover the trail bed.