Kopaoniku

Holiday, Fun and Enjoyment!

Kopaonik is the largest ski center in Serbia and one of the most popular in the Region, and the location at only 290 km from Belgrade makes it easily accessible from various directions. It is characterized by an incredible natural potential of about 200 sunny and about 160 days under snow cover during the year. The Ski Center Kopaonik has about 62 km of Alpine and Nordic skiing trails and is suitable for all categories of skiers, from beginners to professional skiers and snowboarders. Thanks to the artificial snowballing system that covers 97% of the ski center's capacity, the skiing season lasts longer and does not depend on weather conditions. Kopaonik is also known for its excellent après-ski entertainment and nightlife, which is why it is also popular among the younger generation.

 

The highest peak – Pančić Peak, 2017m
The total length of trails for Alpine and Nordic skiing: 62 km
21 blue trails, 9 red trails, 6 black trails
Number of ski lifts and cable railways: 24, including baby ski lift (11 ski lifts, 13 cable railways)
Total capacity of ski lift: 32,000 skiers / hour
Longest trail - 3,5km Bela Reka, length of illuminated ski trail Malo jezero - 450m
Three slalom slopes as per FIS standards: giant, super giant  and downhill slaloms.
Trail coverage with artificial snow: 97%
More than 100 ski days per year
Snowboard park, equipped as per the highest international standards
Night trails
 

 

Best Skiing in the Surroundings

 In winter, always a snowy mountain, with blue sky and sunny summits has become the favorite destination for skiers and snowboarders from all over the Region. For those who once felt the magic of the winter in Kopaonik, the adrenaline on the extraordinary ski trails, experienced a great nightlife atmosphere, tasted homemade food and enjoyed the flawless luxury and comfort of the MK Resort Hotel, their quest for an ideal winter holiday ends here.

Top-level terrains of the Ski Center Kopaonik with 62 km ski slopes for Alpine and Nordic skiing offer unlimited enjoyment to all categories of skiers. The Ski Center also has a well-equipped snow-board park with a total length of 450m. For lovers of night skiing there are also illuminated trails.

 

Top Fun on the Trails and Beyond

 Kopaonik is a favorite winter center among the younger population due to good entertainment and rich nightlife. Do not miss to feel this unique vibe on cold winter nights. Get warm in the phenomenal atmosphere of one of the many pubs, bars or clubs and create unforgettable memories.

 

Ski Opening and Music Week not-to-be-missed events

 Do not miss any of the numerous events in Kopaonik. Start with the Ski Opening and the perfect combination of unforgettable skiing and parties. This event marks the start of the season every year, and during the course of the year all the capacities in the mountain are full, or to be more precise - more than 15 000 people enjoy it.

When we thought we all saw all of it, the Music Week Festival, which is famous for the concerts of the most famous musicians in this area, sounded like a bomb. Realized in top production, it is a perfect treat after a well-known March skiing, when the days are the most beautiful and full of sunshine and there is plenty of snow.

 

Gastronomic Recommendation: widely known local specialties, but also the latest world gastronomic trends 

 While you are in Kopaonik you should try the specialties of the Kopaonik Region. Let yout menu inevitably have sardeni (lamb specialties), smoked trout, gibanica (cheese pie) in an iron pan, blueberry sweets, but also stop at the Garden Hotel Grand and enjoy the sophisticated tastes from a unique bistronomy menu, signed by the best chefs from these areas.

 

  • 3 hotela
  • Wellness i spa
  • Kongresni centar
  • 62 km ski staza
  • Bike park
  • 24 žičare

Kopaonik vam nudi brojne edukativne i kulturno-istorijske ture i programe.

Na Kopaoniku je moguće pohađati i neki od mnogobrojnih edukativnih programa i treninga, među kojima su, osim neizostavnih škola zimskim sportova i škola jahanja, košarke, tenisa… Tu su i raznovrsni programi za decu, škola u prirodi, škola engleskog jezika programi za mršavljenje i sticanje kondicije, a brojni sportski tereni idealni su za pripreme sprotskih ekipa. Kopaonik je i destinacija za kongresni turizam.

U okolini Kopaonika mogu se istražiti manastiri (Studenica, Sopoćani, Ðurdevi stupovi, Gradac), može se obići srednjevekovna tvrđava Maglič, što je još lepše, ako se spoji sa splavarenjem Ibrom, a tu je i vinska tura (obilazak Župe Aleksandrovačke, poznate po kvalitetnom vinu i rakiji).

Mogući su i izleti, po dogovoru, a organizuje se i branje sezonskih šumskih plodova i sakupljanje lekovitog bilja.

Nacionalni park Kopaonik je osnovan 1981. godine I obuhvata površinu od 11810 hektara. Ima 12 rezervata i njegovo bogatstvo flore čini preko 1500 biljnih vrsta.

Planinu Kopaonik naročito atraktivnom čini prepoznatljiv pejzaž sa gustim četinarskim šumama (smrča i jela). U Nacionalnom parku živi 91 endemična i 82 subendemične biljne vrste, što ukazuje da ovaj prostor predstavlja jedan od najznačajnijih centara biološke raznovrsnosti i endemizma Srbije i Balkana.

U podnožju Kopaonika na nekoliko mesta izbijaju termomineralni izvori izvanrednog kvaliteta i visoke temperature, pogodni za više vrsta lečenja i razvoj banjskog turizma. Tu su i planinski izvori, koji i leti održavaju temperaturu od svega nekoliko stepeni. Najviši od njih je Krčmar voda, koji izbija na visini od 1950 metara nadmorske visine, ispod samog Pančićevog vrha.

Kopaonik je raznovrsno prirodno bogatstvo u Centralnoj Srbiji, koje se prostire na 2756 km², dužinom oko 82,7 km i širinom oko 63 km, a do njega se stiže dobro povezanim regionalnim i magistralnim putevima. Zavisno, kojim putem se ide, od Beograda je udaljen oko 250km.