Official languages are Serbian (63.6%), Montenegrin (22%), Bosnian (5.5%), Albanian (5.3%) and Croatian.
01/01/2022 New Year
01/07/2022 Orthodox Christmas Eve
01/07/2022 Orthodox Christmas holiday
04/22/2022 Orthodox Good Friday
04/25/2022 Orthodox Easter Monday
05/01/2022 Labor Day
05/09/2022 day of the victory
05/21/2022 Independence Day
07/13/2022 day of the state
In addition, religious holidays of the Orthodox Church are observed in most parts of the country.
Duty free shopping
The following items can be imported duty-free into Montenegro (persons aged 17 and over): 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 100 cigarillos (up to 3 g each) or 250 g tobacco or a corresponding combination of these tobacco products; 1 liter of spirits with an alcohol content of more than 22% or 2 liters of alcoholic beverages with an alcohol content of less than 22%; 4 liters of wine; 16 liters of beer; 250 ml of eau de toilette or perfume up to 50 g; personal effects, if they are re-exported, up to a total value of €300 (travel by train/car) or €430 (travel by plane and sea); Children under 15 generally €150.
Protected animal and plant species; weapons and ammunition; Animals (except pets). More information is available from Countryaah.com.
Embassy of the Republic of Montenegro
Consulate in Zurich.
+41 (0)31 311 54 90.
http://www.mvp.gov.me/en/ministry Embassy of the Republic of Montenegro
Honorary consulates in Innsbruck and Eisenstadt.
Lothringerstrasse 14-16, Top II/3
+43 (0)1 512 08 99.
http://www.mvp.gov.me/en/ ministry Embassy of the Republic of Montenegro
Consulate General in Frankfurt/M.; Honorary Consulate in Hamburg.
+49 (0)30 516 51 07 19, Consular Section: +49 (0)30 516 51 07 23.
Mon-Fri 09.00-17.00. Consular Section: Mon, Wed and Fri 10am-1pm.
Business hours: Mon-Fri 07.00/08.00-15.00/16.00.
Trade and Economic Department of the Embassy of Montenegro Charlottenstrasse 35/36, 10117 Berlin, Germany Tel. +49 (0)30 51 65 10 70. Chamber of Commerce Switzerland-Central Europe (SEC) Kasernenstrasse 11, 8004 Zurich, Switzerland Tel. +41 (0 )44 291 94 01. Website: cee.swiss Montenegrin Chamber of Commerce Novaka Miloševa 29/II, Podgorica 81000, Montenegro Tel. +382 (0)20 23 05 45. Website: www.privrednakomora.me
According to Abbreviationfinder.org, the country code of Montenegro is 00382.
900/1800 GSM, 3G and 4G. Mobile operators include MTEL, Telenor and Crnogorski (T-Mobile) among others. There are international roaming agreements. However, it may be cheaper to buy a prepaid tourist SIM card locally.
A few Internet cafes, which are primarily venues for computer games, can be found in the larger cities. Most hotels, restaurants, cafés and bars now provide their guests with free WiFi. Public WiFi is also available at popular sights and in areas heavily frequented by tourists.
Mail to Western Europe takes about one to two weeks. Stamps are also sold in bookstores.
Numerous German-speaking radio stations can be received in Montenegro via Astra satellites or via the Internet.