Tourism / Montenegro / Petrovac


Petrovac is situated 17 km from Budva, surrounded by olive groves and dense pine forests, so the climate there is very mild. Here relax families with children, including many local - Serbs and Montenegrins. It does not matter that the city only one not very large beach (600 m long) and a playground. But here is calm and comfortable atmosphere, restaurants and bars is sufficient, but in the region of 12 nights are silent, and you can enjoy a sound sleep in absolute silence. And this despite the fact that in July and August in the town is not overcrowded because vacationers.

I do not think that Petrovac - it's boring. Here, amazingly beautiful bay, and should move away a little from the main beach as you can enjoy plenty rocky caves and search for the hidden corners for bathing. There is an old castle, the Venetian castle of the 16th century, built to repel pirates. Day out of it, you can make great photo, and at night in the fort, behind thick walls, is a disco. And right behind the town begins a pine grove, a great place for walking.

In contrast Petrovac, in the sea, there are two charming rocky island, one of them - a tiny chapel. From there, every morning comes the gentle chime.

Getting there

And from Tivat airport, and from Podgorica Airport to Petrovac go the same way about an hour. His progress can be reached by bus or taxi. The bus station is about a kilometer from the beach, find it easy to follow the signs. From there, every half hour buses to Budva and Bar (1-3 EUR), approximately every hour - to Kotor (making stops in Budva, Becici, Tivat, 3-5 EUR), at least - Podgorica, Cetinje, Niksic, Danilovgrad.

Up to Budva or Bar is easily accessible by taxi and, in one direction, it will cost between 18-25 EUR. In addition, Pterovatse not be difficult to find a car, it is only necessary to address on respeshn rack or in one of the travel agencies on the waterfront.

Prices are listed on the page May 2016

Beaches Petrovac

Petrovac includes two beaches - the main, which stretches along the entire resort and Lučice, to which it is necessary to go 5-10 minutes. Both small pebbles, depth is large enough and 3-5 meters from the shore of the children do not splash. The beaches are equipped with everything you need, namely, showers (free of charge), sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets (at the cafe for free, or 30 cents), bars and restaurants.

Cost lounger / umbrella around EUR 5 per day, some hotels (eg, Vile Oliva and Rivjera) provide their guests with these services free of charge (the main beach). There are also some free sites where you can spread out your towel, place the umbrella and enjoy the clean sea is absolutely nothing, and that many prefer to do. The resort is abundant sell special bedding, mattresses and similar "breeding grounds" for tourists (every 10-12 EUR), who do not want every day to spend money on sun loungers and umbrellas.

The main beach stretches for about 2 km along it laid a charming promenade with cafes, restaurants and shops. Beach Lucice little more scenic, entry into the water there is more convenient, since places like pebbles on the sand, while the main beach there are large Kamenyuki when entering the water. It is located to the left of the main beach, it leads to a comfortable asphalted road. Before entrance to the beach there is parking, for a fee, you can enter on your car right to the shore and park there.

In May 2008, was opened in Petrovac beach club - Beach Club Ponta: Moscow and European DJs, special parties, VIP-lodges. Log into the water - concrete platform. There you can have lunch or dinner is great, the price ratio with other restaurants are high, but also fish cuisine at a height. And this restaurant offers stunning views of the evening Petrovac.

Cuisine and restaurants

Most of the hotel offers its guests half board - tomorrow and dinner, many people prefer to dine in the restaurants, or else fend snacks on the beach. Traditional for Crimea cooked corn is also spread as donuts and all sorts of delicious cakes. Big hamburger from this excellent piece of fried meat on the waterfront will cost about EUR 2-3, there are sold neat pieces of pizza (1,5-2 EUR), ice cream (from EUR 1 per 2 scoops) and other such edibles. Popular drinks - beer (the bar from 1,5 EUR) and, of course, wine (bottle from 8-10 EUR).

Problems with the choice of restaurants at the resort is not. On the beach Lucice have an excellent fish restaurant, which surprisingly is picturesquely situated - on the hillside, overlooking the beach and sea, inscribed in a landscape of pine trees and rocks. Dinner for two it will cost about 30-40 EUR for drinks. In addition, there is a pizzeria, two bars, where you can enjoy pizza and hamburgers.

On the main beach restaurants have to list too long before the rich selection. We can mention only a few - are looking for Chinese food in Da Vinci, discos and cocktails - in Kastelo Terrasa and bar in an old Venetian fortress, in taverns - traditional food, drinks and live music - in bars on the waterfront.

The resort widely sold fruit, also in search of souvenirs and alcoholic prosciutto (cutting from 5 EUR), you can walk to the supermarket Voli, where to buy a bottle of wine as a gift from 4-6 EUR.

Nature Petrovac

Entertainment, excursions and attractions

Directly at the resort attraction stands an old Venetian fortress (now - a nightclub and a restaurant) and is located next to her an observation deck with Stella (entrance - free). As it is necessary to find a little dusty glass pavilions with Roman mosaics, stroll down to the lovely Catholic church or go to one of the monasteries in the vicinity. Both are located about 1 km from the resort, can be reached including a taxi.

From entertainment - water slide on the beach Lucice, cruises by boat (from 6-8 EUR, 2 hours to come to the shore of St. Stephen.) Walk on the glass-bottom boat (day 6 EUR, night - 8 EUR, half an hour), diving, You can rent a boat, ride on a catamaran or a jet ski, play tennis or ping-pong.

Children often enough (about 2-3 times a week) in the Palas hotel arrange theater performances visiting artists of the troupe - a circus, mime, tales. Problems with language is not as spectacle for the most part goes without saying; beginning representations about 20-20: 30, watch for posters.

Where to stay: in the ancient and rich on Bar sights, picturesque Petrovac or Sutomore, where there is the best sandy beach of the country. 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: Lake Skadar, Montenegro, Montenegro, the sights. The most popular towns and resorts of the country: Bar, Budva, Kotor, Podgorica, Petrovac.