Kopaonik is the largest and most famous ski resort in the south of Serbia, right at the border with Kosovo. The life of the village Kopaonik is completely built around the ski resort: according to the 2002 census the village itself has only 18 permanent residents, while the lift infrastructure carries up to 32,000 skiers per hour.
The ski resort offers 60 kilometers of downhill pistes, 25 lifts, an impressive 1000m of vertical descent and 21 kilometers of free cross-country ski trails. Kopaonik is well suited to skiers and snowboarders of all ages and skill levels. The ski resort also features some interesting off piste opportunities for expert skiers.
Kopaonik is a good budget option if you are going for a winter vacation with your family. One day ski courses for kids start at 25 EUR, ski schools are well trained to welcome an international audience, speak good english in average and are employ certified ski instructors. The most popular ski school products are kids ski course, private ski lesson and private snowboard lesson.