Tourism / Montenegro / Igalo


On the shore of Kotor Bay, near Herceg Novi is a well-known resort of Igalo (Igalo). The fame brought him in the first place, established in 1949, the Institute of Igalo, the largest in the European part of the Mediterranean center of the resort and spa treatment. The range of diseases treated here, is striking in its vastness, from rheumatic problems to skin diseases.

Getting there

The nearby resort of Herceg Novi, Igalo is connected semikilometrovym picturesque promenade Seven Danica. This name was in honor of promenade women heroines of World War II.

Promenade is a classic resort street, generously filled with a variety of shops, bars, restaurants. And you can admire the sea, and buy souvenirs, and serves European and Mediterranean cuisine, which is based seafood. I must say that the food at local restaurants used mostly local: Montenegro generous land produces fruits are delicious, healthy and beautiful. Perhaps this is connected with the fact that in Montenegro do not use genetically modified products, they are banned at the state level.


Igalo is surrounded by mountains with lush vegetation, so at this point formed a subtropical climate with optimal moisture and high in the air essential oils.

Treatment in Igalo

Wellness programs in this hospital built on the use of therapeutic mud, which brings Igalka river, flowing through the karstic rocks and washing out of them for human medicinal mineral elements. More than 400 highly qualified staff of the Institute implement a variety of therapeutic and wellness programs, most of which is unique and has no analogues in the world. One can not but add that the Institute opened Physiotherapy College and the College of Nursing. Implementation of medical and health programs contribute to the region's climate: average temperature in July is about + 26 °, and the temperature of the water in the holiday season ranges from +22 to +28 ° C.

Institute Igalo hotel has its own well-developed infrastructure, the majority of the hotel's suites have a sea view. The best is the stay at the resort for 3 weeks, but you can reduce it up to a week. This package of services (accommodation, food, basic procedures) will cost approximately 350 EUR.

Prices are listed on the page May 2016

Hotels Igalo

For vacationers have the opportunity to not only stay in the Institute of Igalo, but also in any of the hotels in the city that have gradation from 2 * to 5 *, in other words, there are hotels from the most lowly to equipped with an elegant style. It is likely that for a family vacation is right for detached villa or apartment by the sea. Find a house in Igalo is not a problem.


Beaches in Igalo very different: concrete, sand, gravel and small pebbles. The best of them is a pebble beach Zanjice that Momul island. To get to it you can, using a boat or a boat that go there regularly.

Entertainment, excursions and attractions Igalo

The city has not only medical and health institutions, there are many opportunities for outdoor activities: tennis, cycling, horse riding, scuba diving, various Activiti, typical for a beach holiday - are available throughout the holiday season.

Excursions from Igalo

The picturesque surroundings of Igalo do not remain without attention of tourists. The ability to examine all of the most picturesque corners of the region provide numerous travel agencies. This is not the only opportunity to combine a wellness holiday with familiarity with the country. Many agencies offer services of individual guide-driver with a car.

The price for this service is about the same all over Montenegro and is typically 60 EUR per half-day or 100 EUR per full day.

Individual tours are good because the guide can usually show the places in which a coach can not get because of their size. An interesting object in the vicinity of the city is the Blue Cave, a visit to a few who refuse. Picturesque this place is known far beyond the borders of Montenegro. An exceptionally attractive and boat trip around the bay Bay: far from human eyes, lush vegetation hid the seven pearls of Montenegro, seven amazingly beautiful Orthodox churches, which are clearly visible from the sea.

Where to stay: at one of the resorts of the Riviera Gertsegnovskoy. For example, in an old and rich in attractions Kotor, Perast tiny, picturesque Risan or modern and cheerful Tivat. Families with children and for those who wish to correct health, enjoy in the "botanical garden in Montenegro" - the resort of Herceg Novi and Igalo appendage, which is famous throughout Europe for its Institute of resort-spa treatment. Where to go: in Lovcen National Park to climb to dizzying mountain, to the tomb of Peter Njegos and honor the memory of the last of the spiritual ruler of the country; to abound with fish of all varieties of Skadar Lake or the ancient capital of Montenegro, Cetinje. In addition, it is necessary to visit the ancient fortress of Kotor and enjoy views of the Bay of Kotor, sing "talk though you're with me, Guitar seven-string ..." at the monument to Vysotsky in Podgorica and, closing his eyes on the height and steepness of trails, quietly whispering a prayer, climb to the monastery - rock monastery Ostrog. As a "foreign country" in Montenegro are very popular trip to the Italian Venice, the city of St. Nicholas of Bari and neighboring Croatia, Dubrovnik. You may also be interested in Greece, Italy, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia. See also: Montenegro in October. The most popular towns and resorts of the country: Bar, Budva, Kotor, Podgorica, Petrovac.