In order to protect the health of citizens and tourists residing in Montenegro, the Government of Montenegro has adopted a series of temporary measures to prevent the risk of the possible spread of COVID 19. For the latest and detailed information on the measures and recommendations introduced, visit

Tourists currently residing in Montenegro can find information on all health-related issues on the website of the Institute of Public Health of Montenegro and via Call Center 1616 every day from 8am to 11pm.

  • What remains open?

Traffic with personal vehicles within Montenegro and internal public road and railway transport

All ports for cruisers and yachts

The internal maritime traffic is completely open

Cafes, restaurants, bars (Responsibilities: employees wear masks; max 4 people at the table (except for families); between tables min 2m or barrier; hand disinfection at the entrance / exit; no self-service; no standing and staying at the bar)

Shopping malls (Obligations: distance of at least 2m between consumers / visitors in front of the shopping center; within the shopping center on 10m2 meters  there can be one consumer / visitor; means for disinfection of hands of consumers / visitors at the entrance / exit to the shopping center center and in each individual facility in the mall)

Bathing areas and beaches (Obligations: distance between a set of beach equipment of at least two meters, in the part of the public beach where no beach furniture is installed, provide a physical distance of at least two meters, except for members of the joint family household; hygiene and disinfection of beach furniture and equipment; in showers , fountains and toilets on the beach / beach must install disinfectants, users of untidy baths are required to respect a distance of at least two meters, except for members of the joint family household)





Children’s playrooms

Taxi transport (Obligations: passengers and driver wear protective masks; after the ride, disinfection of surfaces most often touched by passengers)

All national parks of Montenegro

Grocery and liquor stores, hygiene disinfecting product, baby accessories

Gas stations



Banks and post offices

Food delivery

Hair and beauty saloons

Casinos and bookmakers

Gym and Fitness center

Indoor and outdoor activities are provided, which can be performed in groups

  • What is required?

Mandatory wearing masks in a closed public space and adherence to physical distance measures of at least two meters indoors and outdoors.

  • Where are the quarantines located?

Podgorica: “Dorm”, Hotel “Voco”

Danilovgrad: “Police Academy”, Regional School of Public Administration RESPA

Ulcinj: Former barracks “Zoganj”, Hotel “Holliday Villages Montenegro”

Bar: “Red Cross’s House of Solidarity” in Sutomore

Herceg Novi: Hotel “Lighthouse Igalo”, “Institute Dr Simo Milosevic”

Budva: Hotel “Castellastva” in Petrovac

Niksic: Ski Center “Vucje”

  • Who should be quarantined?

Anyone who has been or is suspected of being exposed to the corona virus

Anyone who enters Montenegro from countries with high levels of local transmission of the virus.

  • Who is required to self-isolate, that is, stay inside house quarantine?

Institutional isolation is mandatory for persons who have been in quarantine or self-isolation and whose test results for the new coronavirus are positive, and must be isolated from healthy people, and cannot be provided with self-isolation in family accommodation; persons who have been hospitalized have recovered and have no symptoms of the disease, but do not yet have two consecutive negative results from samples taken 24 hours apart

  • List of countries from which arrival and stay in Montenegro is allowed:

  • Return for tourists currently in Montenegro

All tourists wishing to return to their countries of origin should contact their country’s embassies for information on their return options whose contacts are available at

  • Return to Montenegro for Montenegrin nationals located abroad  

Montenegrin nationals currently abroad who are planning to return to Montenegro can contact the nearest diplomatic mission or consulate for information on return options whose contacts are available at this link

Alternatively, the following form may be used: Return to Montenegro

  • General advice on how to protect yourself and others

Keep a 2-meter distance between people

Wash hands regularly

Stay at home and avoid public places – “Stay at home”