A natural paradise of the Mediterranean, Montenegro is renowned for its stunning array of natural wealth and diverse scenic beauty. On your holidays to Montenegro, you can explore virgin forests, laze at any of the 117 gorgeous beaches, climb the Montenegrin Mountains or experience the deepest canyon in Europe. Montenegro holidays offer a chance to experience one of the most beautiful places in Europe.
Located on the southern Adriatic coast, Republic of Montenegro is a part of South-eastern Europe. If you have the time, you may extend your Montenegro holidays to visit neighbouring Serbia, Croatia or Albania amongst others. You would find some of the most rugged terrain in Europe on your holidays to Montenegro. Its geological diversity is highlighted in the coastal regions in south, river valleys in the center and mountain peaks on the north.
Every part of the land you visit on your Montenegro holidays, you would find interesting tales starting with the Roman Empire down to the modern times. Montenegro has been ruled by Romans, Serbs, Ottomans and Turks through its vivid history. Recently, on June 3, 2006, it declared its independence and separated from Serbia.
Amongst the population of around 675 thousand, the majority are divided among Montenegrins and Serbians. Most of the people you meet on your Montenegro holidays would be Orthodox Christians. There are also a sizeable number of Sunni Muslims too. Although Montenegrin is the official language, you would be hearing more Serbian on your Montenegro holidays. Euro is the currency in Montenegro and the current exchange rates are 1 GBP = 1.14 EURO.