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Lipa Cave, Lipa

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Lipa Cave is a karst cave situated close to Cetinje in the Skopska Crna Gora mountains of Montenegro, with a system of about 2.5km of passages and halls. It is one of the largest caves in Montenegro. It's the first cave in Monenegro which is opened for tourists, after the project of cave's valorisation, on which worked Municipality of Cetinje and 'Lipa Cave' company.
Lipa Cave is one of the largest caves in Montenegro. It is a karst cave with a system of about 2.5km of passages and halls. The difference in elevation between the highest and the lowest point in the cave system is more than 300m. In 2015, a total of 3512m of the cave had been explored and surveyed. Part of the cave contains an underground river. It starts close to the village of Lipa and stretches into the mountains by the Adriatic Sea. The temperature in the cave is 8-.
Lipa Cave is first and only cave in Montenegro accessible for group visits. It is maintained through a partnership between private enterprise and the municipality. In the territory of Cetinje, there are more than 1,000 speleological objects, of which the most significant are Lipa Cave, Obod Cave and Cetinje Cave. Of these, Lipa Cave has the longest passages and greatest number of preserved cave formations. Most of the caves in the area are covered with snow and ice for the most part of the year, making Lipa Cave the most noted.
the cave can only be visited if visitors are accompanied by trained guides on special tours. Besides their role in preserving cave formations, the guides tell visitors about the cave and its history. Before being opened permanently on 13July 2015, Lipa Cave had been open to visitors only twice. The cave is one of the main attractions in Montenegro.
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  • I was fortunate enough to spen a lot of time in the cave and take some photography for my work. The staff is excellent and very friendly...  more »
  • Don't miss this cave if you visit Montenegro. Close to Cetinje and only 5 minutes of driving from the highway, the place is easy to find and the surrounding is marvelous. Everything is well managed...  more »
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  • One of the best attractions in Montenegro! Very interesting for kids and for adults. Easy to access by the new road with beautiful landscapes. Photos represents only 1-2% of overall experience. Need to visit. PS. For hi-quality photos use tripod and long exposure without flash.
  • Fun and adventuress! Took my kids and we had an awesome experience.. The guide was very good and made the tour something extra.. there is concrete floor and it was not a hard walk at all.. Beautiful but cold 💙

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