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The Bijela Shipyard in Montenegro is to be transformed into a world-class superyacht service, maintenance, repair and refit facility with Drydocks World leading the transformation project. Located across from the renowned Porto Montenegro marina in Boka Bay, the development will further strengthen the region’s offering as a superyacht homeport.
The turquoise coastline of the East Mediterranean has an enduring year-round appeal. Its picture-perfect coastline is brimming with white sand beaches, kaleidoscopic coastal towns and a treasure trove of hidden coves and beaches, while enjoying much more favourable climates year-round than its Western counterpart. We put together a tour of the East Mediterranean in luxury superyacht marina villages, including all of the must-see berthing spots along this glamorous cruising route.
Porto Montenegro, the marina firmly establishing itself as homeport of choice in the Central Mediterranean, returns from the Covid-19 disruption with an active calendar. Montenegro has recently re-opened its borders and removed quarantine periods for incoming yachts, and Porto Montenegro has much in store to keep yachting professionals entertained.
As all corners of the industry adapt to the realities of COVID-19, Porto Montenegro has announced an innovative solution to create a safe environment while ensuring impacts of the virus on service are mitigated.
Nestled in the UNESCO-protected Bay of Kotor, Porto Montenegro is a unique jewel in the Mediterranean that provides superyacht owners not only with world-class marine services, but with exclusive experiences to accompany. Since opening in 2009 Porto Montenegro has invested heavily to become an all-year-round destination and a favourite among owners, now the opportunity is ripe to make that move permanent.
Porto Montenegro, one of the world’s most revered yachting destinations, has revealed the calendar for its 2020 season, promising it will be “one of the most dynamic ever.
When it comes to stylish charter destinations boasting hidden jewels waiting to be discovered, these five charter hot-spots offer the ultimate 2019 destinations on superyacht travellers global radar. Take a glimpse into our charter favourites where each destination offers a unique world of its own...
When Porto Montenegro visited the Superyachts.com Breaking News Centre at the Monaco Yacht Show, the focus of discussion was the exciting developments planned at the Boka Bay haven. Now, just months after the revelation of a new €500 million investment, the luxury superyacht hub is already receiving international recognition as it shows off its latest features.
A slice of paradise on the emerald waters of the Adriatic Sea, Porto Montenegro was opened in 2009 and now, after 10 years and 500m euros of investment, is looking to build on this investment and establish its niche area as a marina. Danilo Kalezic spoke to superyachts.com during MYS 2019 about the Marina’s ambitions.
Porto Montenegro has announced the opening of new offices for prominent industry names, including Monte Carlo Yachts and Beneteau. The Marina is well-established as a central Mediterranean yachting paradise; its state of the art facilities in the vibrant Boka Bay attract a dynamic crowd all year round. The new opening is a sign that this luxury homeport continues to grow in stature, appealing to giants in the industry.
Nestled in the UNESCO-protected Boka Bay, Porto Montenegro represents a true slice of paradise, founded with the very purpose of providing the ultimate luxury marina to rival all those that came before it and making it the ultimate focus of our East Mediterranean yachting guide for this summer.
East Med Yachting provides regionally acclaimed crewed yacht charters across the regions of Croatia, Greece, Montenegro and Turkey. We speak to Managing Director Kaan Mutlugil, who explains why these stunning cruising grounds are fast breaking into the mainstream as charterers look for alternatives to established summer staples.
As the days get shorter and the weather gets colder, never has the rugged Mediterranean homeport of Porto Montenegro seemed such an enticing prospect. We bring the latest updates from the state-of-the-art Tivat facility.
The Porto Montenegro Yacht Club has announced that the RC44 Championship Tour which will kick-off the 2019 season in Montenegro from the 10th to the 14th of April. This prestigious tour of one design boats began in 2007 and since established itself as one of the most prestigious racing series on the international yacht racing circuit. The tour consolidates sailing and business, allowing for amateur helmsmen to compete with some of the world’s top sailors in some of the world’s most beautiful locations, which will now include the scenic mountainous landscape of Montenegro.
Situated on the shores of the Adriatic, Porto Montenegro is today well established as one of the world’s most desirable superyacht hubs.