Montenegro

At a glance

Montenegro is often called the "jewel of the Mediterranean." Montenegro emerged from years of economic difficulty and political unrest and has become one of the most popular destinations in Europe because of the diverse natural landscape and the stunning beaches. The country’s compact size allows for tourists to experience the various appeals of Montenegro, including its mountains, glacial lakes, natural parks, rivers, and beaches.

A particularly appealing part of Montenegro is its charming coastal harbors and beaches. The Adriatic coast is home to some of the most beautiful and pristine beaches in Europe, drawing visitors to bask in the Mediterranean sun and dine on the exquisite seafood. Montenegro's coast is home to some of the country’s most beautiful ancient towns, rising dramatically from the Adriatic and welcoming visitors to come explore.

Why cyclists love it

Montenegro bike tours are popular due to its small size, Mediterranean location, and proximity to other appealing Adriatic destinations. Bicycle tours in Montenegro often also pass through neighboring countries while exploring the varied landscapes and sites of this interesting region. The mountains are a great destination for a Montenegro bike tour so you can experience the dramatic views.

Bike and boat tours in Montenegro are an excellent option for taking in all the coastal region has to offer. Days spent cycling along coastal roads with views of the sparkling Adriatic are followed by evenings on your "floating hotel," where you can relax on the boat deck while taking in the spectacular beaches and harbors from another perspective.

Top tours

Montenegro: Astounding Landscapes of the Adriatic
Together with our guides, we discover the bay of Kotor whose steep limestone cliffs make it one of the most impressive landscapes in the entire Adriatic. Also visited are the coastal cities of Kotor and Budva as well as Montenegro's former capital Cetinje
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Fast facts

Language: Montenegrin 
Currency: Euro 
Population: 625,266 
Size: 5,019 square miles (13,812 square kilometers) - about the size of Connecticut 
Border countries: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, and Albania 
National tourist office: http://www.montenegro.travel/en