Montenegro is a small country that borders the southern Adriatic sea, full of beautiful dramatic unspoilt natural features. It has also in the last few years developed its potential as a yachting and tourism destination.
Kotor bay provides a stunning backdrop with its steep mountains and calm deep blue sea. Within Kotor bay you can explore some of its many varied features. From small sandy beaches, to old towns with interesting architecture. As it is newly developed as a yachting destination, facilities are second to none, with several new fully facilitated yacht marinas, including the highly luxurious Porto Montenegro.
One of the star attractions to visit is Kotor old city (UNESCO world heritage site) offering a unique and special atmospere. It is located in a secluded part of the bay, with the fortified city walls in place that date back to the Venetian era, but Kotor’s history dates back a lot further. During the summer months the bay is popular with all types yachts and even cruise ships, drawn to this bay with its incredible scenery.
Some other attractions in Kotor bay include, Long Beach where you can indulge in all kinds of water sports, or sample one of the many popular restaurants. Budva which has an old town and is also very touristic. Petrovac is a small, but chic resort with retaurants an a pretty promenade to explore. Sveti Stefan is a luxury tourist resort popular with high society and celebrities. You can also find several other small interesting towns and beaches as you cruise this large bay.
It is possible to commence your yacht charter from Montenegro, where you can hire some very luxurious Motor yachts and high quality motor sailing yachts, plus the gulet type yachts, an excellent option for combing value and comfort, especially if you are not a regular sailor, this is a great introduction to yacht cruisıng.
Another alternative itinerary for Montenegro would be to commence your charter in Dubrovnik, Croatia and cruise down the coast to the bay of Kotor, in Montenegro. You will not fail to be impressed whichever option you choose. To find out more information on these various Montenegro options, please do not hesitate to contact one of our consultants who will be happy to pass on their expert knowledge in helping choose the right Yacht and tour arrangements to best suit you needs.