Each year Montenegro is about to earn the title of the one of the top provincial destination for spending New Year's Eve. About 40.000 people traveled to the magical Montenegro to spend their holiday time with their beloved ones.

Montenegro Christmas Holiday
This year’s number was 8 percent higher than last year’s, according to the National Tourist Organization. The majority of this year’s guests was from Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Russia and Albania.
More than 60.000 tourists had the most amazing night, the first night of the year, on the city squares of the breathtaking Montenegro, by enjoying themselves with musical exhibitions and some well-known artists.
The most popular destination was Budva, due to its special festive events. As a tradition, a three-day festive was arranged, in front of the walls of the Old Town. There were various famous pop regional stars, such as Zdravko Čolić, Croatian singer-songwriter Gibonni, band Perper, musicians Vanja Radovanović, Danijel Alibabić and others performers. There were also different special afternoon events with traditional music and fun programs for kids.
Furthermore, Capital City Podgorica arranged a New Year's festival on the Republic Square, where plenty of guests were entertained by the famous Željko Joksimović and band Mata Hari. Outside on the clean air New Year's festival projects were arranged in the majority of the ocean side municipalities. Many celebrations took place, like "Christmas to Christmas" in Kotor and square festivals in Bar and Herceg Novi, which attracted a serious number of sightseers over these holidays.
Same as Budva, the city of Pljevlja was well-organized in order to entertain its guests with the bands of Valentino and Atomsko sklonište and have the most amazing night of their lives. To sum up, numerous businessmen organized fabulous occasions in Budva and Podgorica this year, and now you have the best reason to visit Montenegro next year in Christmas Holidays.


Petros Stathis