Podgorica Capital City

"Podgorica is surprisingly pleasant, with vibrant cafes, intriguing neighborhoods, and no lack of charm and heartwarming encounters," writes a New York Times special magazine focused on "must see" destinations and travel. Come to Podgorica and experience its unique charm!

City

Facts:

Elevation:

44.5 m

Position:

Located in the northern part of the Zeta plain

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Do you know?

The largest European vineyard is located on Ćemovsko polje!

On the outskirts of Podgorica in Ćemovsko Polje lies the largest European vineyard "in one piece", which occupies as much as 2,350 hectares.

Enjoy local sports and cultural events

Podgorica offers cultural and sporting activities all year round. International festivals, open-air cinema, festivals, football, basketball, and volleyball tournaments, and others. If you go to Kruševac Park, which is great for a night out in the summer, you might be astonished to see Petrović castle in the heart of the park, which has a lovely pink exterior. The Centre for Contemporary Art features both permanent and temporary exhibitions.

Want more action? Go rafting and kayaking on the Morača and Cijevna rivers. Rocks perfect for free-climbing are maintained in the locality of Smokovac. Bring your sports equipment because there are fields for cyclists, table tennis, football, and more on the hill Gorica. How about a little jogging? The forest of Tolok is great for this!

Events Podgorica

Have fun at night out in Podgorica

Did someone mention "fun?!” In Podgorica, leisure is an art form, and having fun and going out is a basic necessity! You'll have a great time here. Have fun on Bokeška Street, which is lined with clubs, pubs, and cafes (salsa parties, live concerts, old town music.) There is no shortage of cafes because a new one opens every so often. The Podgorica holiday market is especially attractive in the winter, when you may enjoy the distinctive ambiance of Podgorica while listening to good local music, eating high-quality food, admiring New Year's lanterns, and sipping mulled wine.

Finally, remember that everything is close by in Podgorica! You can choose if you want to go to the shore, which is an hour away, or to the mountain center of Kolašin, which is an hour away (65 km from the center). The possibilities are numerous!

Quick tip

Fantastic panoramic route “Krug oko Korita” ("Circle around the Korita")!

If you decide on a longer adventure, the panoramic route "Krug oko Korita" will allow you to enjoy the spectacular view of Prokletije, the region of Kuča, Podgorica, Rumija, Lovćen, Skadar Lake.

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