People often get confused by locating a Montenegro on a global map. Montenegro has become more popular among motorcycle travellers and explorers in recent years. In most situations, people visit Montenegro on a Balkan Motorcycle Tour. Usually starting from Slovenia or Croatia, motorcyclists travel to Albania, crossing countries such as Bosnia, Croatia and Montenegro.
That’s right, we are talking about the Balkan region, where Montenegro is a tiny country with just over 600,000 people. Montenegro is bordering with other countries such as Croatia, Bosnia, Serbia and Albania. Montenegro also has access to the Adriatic Sea. Montenegro is currently a trending destination for Motorcyclists and car enthusiasts thanks to developing toad infrastructure and the untouched beauty of nature. In recent years, we have seen an increasing number of motorcyclists visiting Montenegro.
How to get to Montenegro
You can fly to Montenegro using one of the three airports. One is located in the city of Tivat – the most popular destination for travellers, and another is Podgorica- Montenegro’s current capital. For instance, our motorcycle rental office is just a 5-minute drive from Tivat International Airport. You can also get to Montenegro using Dubrovnik Airport, from where you can take a taxi to enter Montenegro.
You can also enter Montenegro by motorcycle (or a car) using one of the borders with countries nearby. The most popular route to enter Montenegro is the Adriatic Highway.
The following countries have direct flights to/from Montenegro – visit this page for more info.
What to see in Montenegro
Most people travel to Montenegro to see the famous Old Town Kotor and Kotor Fjord, known as Kotor Bay. Earlier, people also visited the most iconic island of Sveti Stefan, which is currently out of operation. But that’s not it. In recent years, Montenegro is focusing on developing tourism, and more locations are arising. For those who prefer luxury holidays, visit Porto Montenegro, Porto Novi (and One & Only Resort), or Lustica Bay. All are located in the coastal area of Montenegro and provide high-end experiences for their guests.
Those seeking active vacation and prefer to spend time travelling and exploring might explore the country from south to north on a bike. In this case, you can visit the famous Kotor Serpentine or Skadar Lake or even ride to the Durmitor National Park and switch off from the routine. Here are plenty of places to explore, thanks to the compactness of Montenegro – where you can cross the country in just under 4 hours.
How long to stay in Montenegro
To explore Montenegro properly, let’s plan at least a week for your holiday in Montenegro. That will allow you to see the country quickly and experience its coastal and mountain culture and living. However, if you are limited, you can also see Montenegro in about 2-3 days by visiting its prominent landmarks and riding the most scenic roads. To find out the best time to visit Montenegro – read our article.
What to ride in Montenegro
We already talked about this in one of our articles before. In general, Montenegro has a very well-developed road infrastructure, allowing you to ride touring motorcycles and adventure bikes. It also has a TET road, which requires adventure/enduro-type motorcycles if you want to discover its wild nature and stay in one of the mountain camps.
Motorcycle tours and rental in Montenegro
We provide motorcycle experiences in Montenegro. You may want a private (or private group) tour or rental; we will happily offer you the latest touring and adventure motorcycles. We are located in Porto Montenegro, near Tivat airport. You can find out about motorcycle we offer following this page.