The household receives guests from May 1 to November 1
HOUSEHOLD DOES NOT OFFER SERVICE OF ACCOMMODATION AT THE MOMENT.
Family prepares traditional food from the ingredients produced locally on the farm, such as dairy products, cereals and meats. Also, you can taste homemade juice and jams from raspberries, blueberries and wild pears, which are picked from the surroundings. Since there is no menu, it is important for the guest to state in advance if she/he is allergic to some ingredients or vegetarian/vegan.
People working on the farm look after a number of animals daily (23 cows, 8 heifers, 4 pigs, chicken) and carry out activities such as: feeding animals, milking, taking cattle to the meadows during summer months and so on. Fresh milk is made into dairy products on daily base.
May: milking cows, work with cattle, making cheese, sowing cereals (buckwheat, barley, rye, oats, wheat);
June: milking cows, work with cattle, making cheese, sowing the seeds, mowing, hey gathering,
July: milking cows, work with cattle, making cheese, mowing, hey gathering.
August: milking cows, work with cattle, making cheese, collecting mountain fruits, mushrooms, pears, forest fruits, harvest;
September: milking cows, work with cattle, making cheese, collecting mushrooms, forest fruits, harvest;
October: milking cows, working with cattle, finishing work in the fields before winter, harvesting cereals, preparing firewood, second mowing, harvesting wild pears;
In all these activities, guests are invited to participate.
Tasting of products: YES
Horse riding: NO
Organization of field trips: YES
Culinary classes – participation in preparation of meals: YES
Foreign languages in use in household: YES
Household Vukovic lives in hamlet Kosanica, village of Glibaci, which is situated at 1,380 meters above the sea level. Family Vukovic is a young one and numerous, consisting of 8 members: father Radenko (41 years old), wife Gordana, children Nikolina, Mirjana, Viktorija and Viktor. Radenko has two brothers, too. All family members live together in same house. Vukovic family chose to live in the countryside, they work hard, enjoy their life and create. They have a large range of certified agricultural products, and they have decided to try their luck and expand their business to tourism, too. All household members are involved in family business.
The family is engaged in husbandry and the production of organic cereals. The farm spreads on the area of 30 ha. Their garden is a small one and used only by the family members, they don’t have enough free time to grow more products, since they have a lot to do with cattle and cereals. They produce all types of dairy products on the farm, the best-known one being Pljevlja’s cheese. Then, they produce buckwheat flour, barley and rye, too. They also make raspberry and blackberry juice and jam, from the fruit picked in the surrounding area, then various dry-meat products, which they dry in traditional way, on an ideal altitude and wind. They family has worked diligently and opened a small dairy plant, built with modern standards, where they produce up to 10 tons of cheese a year. Their cheese is certified – Protected Designation of Origin, together with other members of the Production of Pljevlja Cheese Association. Also, beside this significant certificate, the family produces organic cereals (Monteorganica Certificate). There is an old, stone, traditional house on the farm, whose interior is also designed traditionally. Since they are flour producers, the family makes bread and other flour products using an old, stone furnace, which is still active.
Kosanica plateau covers a huge area. If you start from the south, it can be reached by road Žabljak – Pljevlja, it is a few kilometers away from the famous bridge, Djurdjevića Tara. Plateau Kosanica is located between famous Durmitor, Lisac and Ljubišnja mountains. It is a place where the lowest ever temperature in Montenegro was measured on January 25, 2022, – 33.2°C. Kosanica abounds in conifer forests, forests fruits, streams and rivers. All the villages on Kosanica plateau are beautiful, they have succeeded in preserving a traditional village architecture. The farm offers a stunning view to a vast area, since it’s situated at the high altitude. There are numerous, spontaneous hiking trails nearby, as well as many viewpoints. As to the well-known natural attractions, the Tara canyon is very close, then the National Park Durmitor, Cehotina meanders are 35 km away. There are also some less famous attractions, such as the river Draga canyon, and the mountains of Bunetina and Lisac. Village Glibaci is 20km away from town of Pljevlja, which is rich in cultural and historical monuments from the Ottoman period and more recent history.