Montenegro is a Balkan country with rugged mountains, medieval villages and a narrow strip of beaches along its Adriatic coastline. The Bay of Kotor, resembling a fjord, is dotted with coastal churches and fortified towns such as Kotor and Herceg Novi. Durmitor National Park, home to bears and wolves, encompasses limestone peaks, glacial lakes and 1,300m-deep Tara River Canyon.
With magnificent Adriatic Coast, amazing Lakes, 5 National Parks and gorgeous Mountains, this small, but extremely beautiful country is bordered by Albania, Kosovo, Serbia, Bosnia and Croatia. Podgorica is Montenegro Capital City, while Cetinje is proclaimed like a Royal Capital City. Just couple of hours with flight from all main European centres, Montenegró is located in the perfect spot.
Tourism is main industry in Montenegró, and last couple of years, Montenegro is always selected in Top World Tourist Destination (especially Kotor). With population of 670K, very proud of the rich history and tradition, Montenegro primarily offer exceptional cordiality and hospitality.
Interesting facts about Montenegro:
- The village of Mitrovica in Montenegro is home to one of the oldest olive trees in the world. Stara Maslina is said to be over 2,000 years old!
- The official currency is the euro (€). However, because Montenegro is not part of the European Union, it does not have the right to issue money, i.e. manufacturing and releasing them in circulation. The bulk of the finance comes from abroad from vacationers.