Practical information

IMPORTANT: VISAS

Please ready carrefully all information regarding the visaregime in the following document: Information on visa regime foreigners coming to Montenegro

About Podgorica

Podgorica, as the capital city of Montenegro, is the largest city of the country and the centre of administrative, economic and educational spheres. Situated in the Central region of the country, Podgorica lies in a flat area with hills located especially at the north side of the city. It is a city of cultural diversity, that brings together residents with different nationalities and religions from all the parts of the country.

The city has a rich cultural heritage, whose architecture is combinated with traditional and modern architectural styles. It offers a wide range of locations to visit, starting from the old archaeological sites to the new modern and luxury ones. The urbanisation of the city has grown rapidly, transforming the city in a modern state capital, with significant investments in new residental and bussines construction, squares, parks and monuments. It is an open and dynamic city, where the main cultural events are held.

Weather

Podgorica has a Mediterranean climate and is the warmest city in Montenegro. During May the maximum temperature can reach up to 33°C.

For more information about weather in Podgorica, here is the website for hydrological and meteorological service of Montenegro: www.meteo.co.me

Airport

Podgorica Airport is situated in the southwestern side, in the Zeta Plain, and it has a distance of12 km from the city. There is no public transport to reach the centre of the city from the airport and vice versa. You can book your private transfer by:

  • Renting a car (this can be done at Podgorica Airport or earlier in advance)
  • Taxi (they stand in front of the airport building)

Taxi transportation

Taxi Association of the Capital has over 20 taxi companies which are available 24/7 to the citizens and visitors. Beside personal cars and public transport, this is one of the most frequent and most used means of transportation in Podgorica, since it is not that expensive. You can find lines of them in front of all major hotels, the train and bus station and numerous other central locations. Ordering a taxi by phone will cost nothing extra, and all companies will have someone available who can speak English, and sometimes German or Italian, too.

(If you are trying to cross a distance in town that is 0.50€/km. From the hotel to city center and around the city it will cost 1,2euros approximately. From Podgorica airport to center of city it would cost 10 euros maximum)

Taxi Company

Telephone number

Alo Taxi(recommended)

19700

PG Taxi

19704

City Taxi

19711

Pink Taxi

19705

De Luxe Taxi

19706

Exclusive Taxi

19721

Elite Taxi

19708

Peugeot Taxi

19723

Prestige Taxi

19718

Royal Taxi

19702

Boom Taxi

19703

Orange 19 Taxi

19709

Taxi Plus

19712

Redline Taxi

19714

In Taxi

19755

 

Accomodation

Special fares

  1. Hotel Podgorica

May 27-29, 2018.  10 rooms are available

  • Prices:
  • Single use room, bed and breakfast, 80€, including residence tax and insurance 1,90€.
  • Double use room, bed and breakfast, 95€, including residence tax and insurance 3,80€.
  1. Hotel Hilton

Room block

Room

27-30.05.2018

King Guest Room

Single

20

€ 90.00

Double

tbc

€ 100.00

  • Quoted rates are per room daily and include breakfast and VAT.
  • Quoted rates are group rates, applicable for minimum 10 rooms.
  • City tax - 0,90€ per person per night is extra charge.

General conditions

CHECK IN / CHECK OUT TIME

  • Official check in time is after 14h, and check out till 12h (noon).
  • Early check in / late check out is upon availability and therefore subject of the Front Desk.
  • Early check in / late check out is also charged at price of 50% of the overnight price.

EXTRA SERVICES

  • For all our guests usage of Spa Centre (gym, indoor pool, saunas, jacuzzi and experience showers) is included in the accommodation price.
  • Wi-Fi is complimentary in all rooms and public places.
  • Parking is charged at price  0,50 € per hour (first hour is free of charge). Daily parking card is 10€.
  1. City Hotel

For the period 27.05. - 30.05.2018:

  • 20 rooms at price 45 eur single use or 65 eur double use per room daily + residence tax and insurance 1.90 eur per person daily.
  • Price is based on bed and breakfast.
  1. CentreVille Hotel & Experiences – Podgorica – Montenegro

 Accommodation capacity

  • Small double room: 76.00EUR single use / 87.00EUR double use
  • Large double/twin room: 96.00EUR single use / 107.00EUR double use

You can book the accomodation at the following link: https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=74899&Chain=21065&promo=ERASMUS.

Kindly note that the prices include breakfast, but don’t include local tax and insurance costs additional- 1.50EUR per person daily.

All rooms are air-conditioned, equipped with a flat-screen satellite TV, a minibar, coffee and tea making facilities, as well as sofa and a safe. A private bathroom comes complete with a shower and a hairdryer.

Airport transfer:  From/to airport for 1 person - 10 EUR/one direction

Other options

Here are some other hotels recommended for accomodation in Podgorica, starting from higher to lower prices:

 

Further detailed information about hotels in Podgorica, booking, prices and distance from centre, please visit the following link: http://www.accommodationsdirect.com/?ufi=-92306&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI8aibpNjm2QIVQeAYCh3Q2ADxEAAYAyAAEgLzDfD_BwE

VENUE

The address of the event is Rectorate of the University of Montenegro, Cetinjska 2, Podgorica.

 

 

More information

Currency: Euro
Time zone: GMT+1
Country Code: +382

Useful phone numbers:

  • Information: 1181
  • Ambulance: 124
  • Police: 122
  • Time: 125
  • Weather report: 044800200
  • Help on roads: 19807
  • Sending telegrams by phone: 126
  • International calls: 1201
  • Montenegro Customer Care – 1300 (24h – Tourist service)