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Skutari Lake

For ornithologists, Skutari Lake is the most important bird sanctuary; for anglers it is one of the best fishing grounds, for engineers it is one of the biggest natural fresh water reservoir in the region; and for nature lovers it is simply an experience. This national park could easily be the scenery for a Hollywood movie like Jurassic Park: cone shaped mountains seem to rise out of the water with thousands of white and yellow water lilies crowding the surface, as the light changes almost by the hour.

Skutari Lake is the youngest among the national parks in Montenegro. It was established in 1983. There are 39 different kinds of fish and 264 species of birds registered here. The lake is one of the last hideaways for pelicans. The underwater springs are a geological specialty, which are up to 60 meters below the surface and also way below sea level.