Montenegro is a country rich in numerous natural beauties, and when it comes to the Adriatic coast, it certainly represents the most important and most beautiful part of Montenegro. If you decide to spend your summer on the Adriatic coast, we will do our best to guide you to visit some of the best beaches in Montenegro, so that we can help you choose the right destination.
How many beaches in Montenegro?
Located along the Adriatic coast on the Mediterranean has its perks. Montenegro, with a total of 117 beaches stretches over 294 km long rocky and sandy coast, tells it all! This coast regularly draws lots of tourists from all over Europe and the world.
The most popular beaches in Montenegro
It was very hard to pick up the best beaches from 117 amazing beaches. However, here are the few you can enjoy your summer vacay.
Beaches in Budva
Queen’s Beach at Milocer park
Near Sveti Stefan is the place of Milocer, which is known for its beautiful sandy beach, excellent hotels, and lush vegetation. Not far away is the Queen’s Beach or for locals „Mala plaza“, which is considered by many to be one of the most beautiful in Montenegro and the Mediterranean. The beach is a little less than 300 m long, surrounded by lush forest, and located near the summer residence of Karadjordjevic.
Lucice beach in Petrovac
At about 500m from Petrovac, hidden behind cypresses and pine trees, there is a beautiful sandy beach Lucice, located in a small bay. The ports are known for their unreal light blue, clear sea. There are several bars on the beach, sun loungers, and parasols, but you can also find free space on the sand.
Jaz beach – 3km from Budva
A few kilometers from Budva is the beach Jaz, which is one of the longest, and in the opinion of many, one of the most beautiful beaches in Montenegro. This beach consists of two parts, one of which was once a nudist beach. Jaz is also known for numerous events and concerts, which are often held here. This is also one of the favorite places for campers. Because of all this, this beach is especially popular among young people.
Beaches in Herceg Novi
Zanjice beach is located in the Miriste bay, located in the ambiance of the azure blue sea and old olive groves. The beach is made of white stones, 300 m long, 15 m wide and can accommodate about 1000 bathers. Nearby are the Blue Cave and the island of Mamula with the old Austrian fortress, which can be reached by private boats or through excursion programs of travel agencies. You can reach the beach Zanjice by land, via Krasic and Radovic, but also by sea.
Beaches in Tivat
Oblatno is a bay located near the village of Radovici, 1200 m long, with a sandy beach and another smaller rocky one. The environment is wooded and untouched by construction, which gives the place a special value. Oblatno is among the best beaches in Tivat.
Read our full guide for beaches in Tivat:
Beaches in Lustica
On the Lustica peninsula, there is a beautiful beach Plavi Horizonti. The beach has been very popular for years, both because of the fine golden sand and the beautiful clear Adriatic, and because of the rich Mediterranean vegetation, which provides visitors with pleasant shade even on the hottest days. The beach is especially popular among families with children due to its long shoal, landscaping, and beautiful nature. You can rent parasols and deck chairs on the beach, and there is also an excellent restaurant serving local cuisine.
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Beaches in Bar
„Veliki“ and „Mali pijesak“, literally translated as Big and Small sand, bays are located in the south of the Bar municipality, about ten kilometers away in the direction of Ulcinj. They have a sandy surface, in the water and on the shore. Due to the extraordinary location, you can enjoy a fantastic sunset in the late afternoon. The beaches are about 600 m long, connected by the main road.
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