The old royal capital of Cetinje

If the history of a country could only be summed up by the history of a single city, then this is it! Open the Montenegrin historical postcard and read the chronicles of Montenegro’s past that have been written here for five long centuries!


The old royal capital of Cetinje


Territory of the Capital City of Cetinje - size:

910 km²

City size:

6 km²

Altitude of the city:

672 m

Number of inhabitants in the urban area:


Do you know?

The first books were printed in Cetinje as early as 1494!

Don’t miss it!

It is most beautiful to swim under the palm trees of Budva and sleep under the linden trees of Cetinje!

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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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