Tourism / Montenegro / Tivat


Tivat - a modern resort town on the shore of Boka Bay, on the Vrmac peninsula, not far from the international airport. Initially, the city was perceived (and is still perceived by many) solely as the point where the first thing you get when arriving in the country: it is the main Montenegrin airport. In addition, unlike the neighboring popular cities in Tivat there is nothing marked by UNESCO, and indeed almost anything old, attractions and cultural significance (with the exception of a single medieval castle in the center).

But the mild climate, nice beaches and a convenient location each year attract more and more tourists. The infrastructure is well developed in Tivat and each year gets better. Active in the bustling harbor, the number of fish restaurants and cafes to satisfy even the most insatiable, City Park provides shade and full of rare plants; Well, in that case, you can jump on the bus and quickly accessible, for example, to a famous Kotor.

A new marina Tivat, built businessman from Canada in place of the old naval shipyard, is considered the most elegant in the whole Adriatic coast, and the fact that there is, you can enjoy as a separate attraction.

Getting to Tivat

Tivat Airport is 4 km from the city - it is one of two international airports in Montenegro (second in Podgorica). From year-round daily flights to Belgrade, while the other flights are concentrated mostly in the summer. First of all, it is convenient for tourists, following in Kotor (located 7 km from the airport) and in Budva (20 km). Phone: +381 (0) 82671550, +381 (0) 82671570.

In addition, Tivat is connected with the rest of the Adriatic Montenegro two-lane highway - Jadranska magistrala. Nearby acts Ferry Kamenari - Lepetane through the Strait of Verige, which allows not to go around the Bay of Kotor on the way to Croatia.

Climate Tivat

Beaches Tivat

On the coast around Tivat are 17 municipal and hotel beaches, and numerous small picturesque bays with restaurants, hotels and bars. In addition, Tivat Riviera comprises three islands - Flowers, St. Mark's and the Virgin of Mercy..

Entertainment, excursions and attractions of Tivat

In the 14-15 centuries. Tivat was an important religious center, as in the local monastery of the Archangel Michael, which is located on the nearby island of Flowers (Island Miholska Prevlaka) with 13. the residence of the Orthodox Metropolitan of the Zetas.

In addition, resting in Tivat is to explore the island of St. Mark's (Ostrvo Sveti Marko), the church of St.. Sabbatius and a botanical garden with exotic plants that mariners brought from the local overseas travel. Near the house is located in Verona, in a complex Pima Kalimanov house Vizin and Drago in Seljanovo, giving yakon.


Diving Club "Neptune-Mimosa" was founded in 1993 and is certified CMAS 3M and CEDIP 3M. Here you can order a dive to shipwrecks and caves; Lessons are conducted including in Russian. Address: Donja Lastva (Kamelija Hotel), Tel .: 069-044-225.

Diving center "Rosa" boasts a private beach and marina for boats. Open from May 1 to October 31. Address: Donja Lastva bb, tel .: (032) 684-510, 684-756, 069-217-130.

Events Tivat

In February at the resort arranged masquerades and carnivals - the traditional seaside festivals. A fantastic "Bokelskaya Night" starts in the second half of the month. In May, held two events: Zhuchenitsa ( "Dandelion") fesht and Youth Day (25 May).

Since the end of July and beginning of August at the resort starts Festival of Mediterranean Theatre Purgatorije, organized by Centre for Culture Tivat. At this time in the city you can visit various exhibitions, theatrical performances, film projections and concerts. But in the first Saturday in August in Gornja Lastva can visit Lastouski fesht. The program includes: dinner at the mill, exhibitions, concerts. Furthermore, will organize a spectacular summer Olympics sports for Bochanov.

November is also rich in events, in this month of November days of culture are organized with theatrical performances, concerts and exhibitions.

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. The most popular towns and resorts of the country: Bar, Budva, Kotor, Podgorica, Petrovac.