Cycling marathon, homemade blueberry products, hiking tours and an array of cultural events await you if you visit Kopaonik this weekend.
The Kopaonik National Park, the Raska Tourist Board, the Brus Tourist Board, MK Mountain Resort and the Na Sve Strane Sports Association are organizing many events between 27th and 30th July, on the Kopaonik Mountain, including the Blueberry Days and the Three Sides of Kopaonik Marathon.
During the Blueberry Days, there will be the traditional blueberry picking contest, and the jury will also decide on the best homemade blueberry products. Also, the visitors will be able to buy freshly picked blueberries from the stalls near the Konaci apartments.
The Three Sides of Kopaonik Marathon is taking place for the fourth consecutive time and starts on Friday, 28th July. Also, on the same day, a cycling equipment and outdoor sports trade fair will be opened on the premises of the Konaci tourist complex.
The obstacle race called the Eliminator Race is scheduled for Saturday, 29th July and this is going to an introduction to a marathon bicycle race that will take place on 30th July at 10 am.
After the Eliminator Race, the participants will be able to enjoy in Pasta Party.
Those visitors who are not too keen on cycling this weekend will be able to enjoy gondola rides, hiking tours and mountain cart races. Also, there are adrenaline-packed activities like bobsled rides and tubing.
The summer season on the Kopaonik Mountain started a month ago, and has been very popular among tourists. The prices of accommodation have been reduced in a bid to attract as many visitors to the mountain as possible during summer months.
(Nova Ekonomija, 26.07.2017)
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