Cetinje is a town in central part of Montenegro and Old Royal Capital of Montenegro, with the official residence of the President of Montenegro.
The city nestles on a small karst plain surrounded by limestone mountains, including Mt. Lovcen, the Black Mountain from which Montenegro gets its name.
Cetinje is a town of immense historical heritage, founded in the XV century and it became the center of Montenegrin life and both a cradle of Ortodox religion.
It is because of its heritage as a long-term Montenegrin capital that it is today the honorary capital of Montenegro.
Only a year upon discovery of USA in 1493 in Cetinje was printed “Oktoih” masterpiece of printing an first printed book on Balkan.
Red cross of Montenegro is first Red Cross organization on Balkan and it is one of the oldestnational associations in the world. It was founded on 3rd of August 1875 in Cetinje. In the museum “King Nikola” in Cetinje two flags of Dzemaludin Pasa, unique in the world could be seen. They could not be found even in Turkish museums.
Filermosa icon of the virgin is one of the most miraculous relics, a former patron and protector of the island of Rhodes and of Sovereign Military Order Of Malta could be seen at the National museum in Cetinje.