Avala mountain excursion

Get away from the crowded city to nature, let’s go running to the top of Avala mountain and see Belgrade from the sky. You will be welcomed by a symbol of Belgrade and its surroundings – the Avala Tower.

Avala, today Belgraders’ favorite picnic destination, and once a powerful stronghold of civilizations lost and found in this land,  has always provoked curiosity both of explorers and people living in its shadow.

  • Mileage: around 10km
  • Pacing: intermediate because of hills and terrain
  • Experience level: advanced


  • Running time: 90 – 120  minutes
  • Transport time: 30 minutes in one direction
  • TOTAL TIME: 3 – 4 hours


  • Avala Tower – the tallest building in the Balkans
  • Monument to the Unknown Hero
  • Monument to the Soviet war veterans


  • Transfer to Avala and back (15km in one direction)
  • Running guide and tour about Avala landmarks
  • Bottle of water and energy gels


  • Entry  and coffee at Panorama bar on the top of Avala Tower (5 € )
  • Breakfast at mountain lodge “Čarapićev brest” (10 € )


  • 50€ for one person