Accommodation for the conference can be booked through Hotel Maestral. Simply download one of the hotel reservation forms and choose the accommodation that you desire. Rooms are at a first come first serve basis.
Option 1: (Hotel Maestral, Hotel Sajo, Hotel panorama and Hotel Kraljicina Plaza) prices
In order to ensure that adequate airport transportation is provided, please fill out the attached pdf and fax it to hotel Maestral to ensure that your seat is reserved. If you have already received confirmation for your transportation, please disregard. For questions about transportation please contact Ilona Zaremba at Ilona.firstname.lastname@example.org or Christen Ensor at email@example.com.
In Montenegro there are 2 International airports: Podgorica and Tivat. Also there is International airport of Cilipi located inDubrovnik (Republic of Croatia) in near vicinity of Montenegro (from Cilipi to border of Montenegro there are only 16 km).
Flying to Dubrovnik is often the easiest and mostly likely the cheapest way to get to the conference. Reasonable rates are still available.
Bus service will be provided from the following airports: Dubrovnik, Tivat, and Podgorica to the contracted conference hotels, before and after the conference. There is a fee of 20€ per person, each way.
Airport of Cilipi (Dubrovnik, Croatia) is 25 kilometers far from Herceg Novi and there are for tourists arriving through this airport, organized transfer by buses to all tourist destinations in Montenegro.
Info phone: +385 20 773 377 Web site:www.airport-dubrovnik.hr
Airport Podgorica is located 11 km from capital city of Montenegro. Every day there are scheduled flights to Belgrade as well as to various European and world destinations. During summer season there are many charter flights and air connections to all major cities of the world. Info phone: +381 81 243 007
Airport Tivat is only 20km away from tourist metropolitan of Budva and less than 10 kilometers from Kotor. There are daily flights to Belgrade as well as to different European destinations. During summer season there are charter flights to major cities of Europe and world. Info phone: +381 82 670 960 Web site:www.aptivat.com
There are two national companies having scheduled flights to airports of Podgorica and Tivat, they are: Montenegro airlines and JAT. At their web presentations you can see their timetables and also other important information.
Montenegro airlines, Montenegro national air company having scheduled flights to airports of Tivat and Podgorica. During season have a number of charter flights. Info phone: + 381 81 664 411 Web site:www.montenegroairlines.com
JAT, is national air company of Serbia. It has regular flights Podgorica - Belgrade, Tivat - Belgrade. This company has a number of scheduled flights to important centers in Europe as well as charter flights during season. Info phone: +381 11 311 3313 Web site:www.jat.com
There are several hundred planes that land at the Podgorica and Tivat airports every day during the high season, with visitors from around the world. A large number of passenger ships dock in the port of Bar and the many marinas along the whole coastal zone are ready to welcome small and medium size yachts. Airport Transportation:
For those that have pre-booked the shuttle transportation service through conference staff or through hotel Maestral, please check the attached spreadsheets to make sure that your arrival and departure times are correct. Information is listed by hotel reservations.
Upon arriving at airports: Tivat (45 min from Budva), Podgorica (1 hour from Budva) and Dubrovnik (2 hour journey including ferry), there are two options depending on the time you arrive and the number of passengers present. You will be met with either a driver of a car waiting with your name outside of customs or you need to walk directly outside the airport after picking up your luggage to a table set up for service to Hotel Maestral (this includes Hotel Sajo, Mediteran, and Krajincina Plaza). Please pay the driver 20€ before boarding the bus or car.
If you require other transportation or in case of any emergency with your transport please contact the hotel directly or if you need a taxi, please contact MN holidays.
Hotel Maestral: +381 (0)86 410 109 MN Holidays Natasha Bozovic: +381 86 402522 or +381 69 050532.
Montenegro - "Black Mountain" is one of two constituent parts of Serbia and Montenegro and is a small, mountainous country situated in the Balkans, on the Adriatic Sea. The surface area of Montenegro is 13.812 square kilometers and its population figures around 650.000. The administrative capital of Montenegro is Podgorica. The second, principal city is Cetinje, which is the historical and cultural center of the Republic. Podgorica and Tivat are two Montenegrin international airports.
A touch of geography
Longest beach: Velika Plaza, Ulcinj 13,000m
Highest peak: Bobotov Kuk Durmitor Mountains
Largest lake: Lake Skadar 391km
Deepest canyon: Tara River 1,300m
Biggest fjord: Boka Kotorska, Bay of Kotor
National parks: Durmitor 390km, Lovcen 64km, Biogradska Gora 54km, Lake Skadar 400km
UNESCO world natural and cultural heritage sites: Durmitor Mountains, Tara River canyon and old city of Kotor
Climate, Weather and Landscape
Montenegro enjoys a continental climate with alpine conditions in the mountains and with the Mediterranean climate along the Adriatic coast with summer temperatures reaching 30 C, in June - 26 C.
Montenegrin landscape is extremely varied with high and low mountains, valleys, lakes, large plains and lowlands and long sandy beaches.
As mentioned above there are several options to get here, heres a list of a few airlines with direct routes to Dubrovnik:
For the stay of up to 30 days the citizens of the following countries do not need a visa for Montenegro: EU countries, Andorra, Albania, Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Byelorussia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Israel, Island, Japan, Canada, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Moldavia, Monaco, Norway, New Zealand, Russia, USA, San Marino, Switzerland, Ukraine, Vatican. Citizens of other countries need visas (which can be issued in any diplomatic mission of Serbia and Montenegro).
You have ATM`s in almost every city. You can use MasterCard, Maestro and Visa card for paying in many shops and gas stations. Other cards are accepted in some of the Banks in Montenegro.
Durmitor, Biogradska gora, the lake of Scadar, Lovcen.
Must visit (the most beautiful places in Montenegro):
Ada (Ulcinj), Sveti Stefan (Budva), Kotor (Boka Kotorska bay), NP Lovcen, NP the lake of Scadar, NP Biogradska gora (Kolasin), the Tara and its canyon, NP Durmitor, Monastery of Ostrog. For more information about best places in Montenegro, visit www.bestof-montenegro.com
Important phone numbers:
988-Information, 92-Police, 93-Fire fighting, 94-Health Emergency, 9807-Information and help on the roads.