Life in katuns

The katun will be your main narrator if you want to hear the story of Montenegrin cattlemen and their nomadic history. Listen to your katun host as he or she shares captivating stories from his life, high in the mountains.

Local accomodation


Mountains on the map of Katun road:

Čakor, Mokra, Cmiljevica, Hajla, Bjelasica

With the help of the Katun roads map, brochure, and general information on the Katun Roads website, you will find it easier to navigate and find your katun.

Take a look at the Katun Road.


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What is the origin of katuns?

Want to know what the primary livelihood of the people in the mountain regions of Montenegro is? Locals created katuns so they could care for their livestock, an integral part of both the Montenegrin economy and way of life. In the absence of available meadows for grazing, breeders relocated their animals to higher mountain regions, where they allowed their livestock to graze from May until the snow fell. 

Discover unique Montenegro

So small you could drive across it in an afternoon. Don’t just skim through it but try to truly absorb it’s essence.

Explore destination year-round

Although small country it is incredibly diverse. See how much it can offer you:

Travel responsibly

Did you know? In 1991, the Montenegrin authorities adopted a declaration by which the country became the first ecological state in the world.

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