Montenegro Travel Guide

Get ready for some of the most fabulous views you will stumble across. The mountains meet the sea and it is nothing short of spectacular. A great place to come and relax while you enjoy incredible views. There is some good hiking to be done as well. 

Montenegro

Things to Consider

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Photo by Mockaroon on Unsplash

When to go 

The best time to travel Montenegro is considered June – September in terms of climate. October will start getting rainier and from November – March it will be cold and wet.  April will start to get warmer and May marks the start of tourist season.  July and August will be the busiest so book ahead of time if you can. 

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United Nations on Unsplash

Covid-19 Updates

Open for citizens of countries with a low number of cases. Full list can be found in link below. Other countries (also listed in the link) will be required to present a negative test taken within the last 72 hours. 

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Jason Leung on Unsplash

Money

Official currency: € Euro

Budget: Budget travelers can expect to pay around €30 per day and mid range travelers around €60 (depending on whether or not you’re splitting the cost of accomodation). Dorms go for €8 – €16 and 3 star hotels start out at €45. Steer clear of very touristy place and try to eat from locally owned restaurants. 

Credit cards: Available at many hotels, larger restaurants and tourist spots but smaller towns and locally owned shops it is better to pay with cash  

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Calvin Hanson on Unsplash

Where to go 

Suggested itineraries for traveling Montenegro

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Visas

NOT a Schengen state. 97 countries may enter visa free

**Always check with your government for the most up to date information on visa requirements.**

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Vaccines

None

**Recommendations are given assuming you are up to date on routine vaccinations. Always check with your government for the most accurate and up to date information on required vaccinations for Montenegro travel specific to your country**

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Anika Mikkelson on Unsplash

Safety 

Exercise Normal Precautions

**Always check with your government for the most accurate and up to date information on safety**

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Tai's Captures on Unsplash

Responsible Tourism

Know before you go so you can be the most respectful and responsible visitor possible

Things to keep in mind when traveling Montenegro:

  • Spend locally! The cruise ships are taking over and tourists are pouring in and pushing local establishments out.  
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Basic Info

Capital: Podgorica

Official Languages: Montenegrin

Plugs: European plugs with the rounded tips

A Closer Look 

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