On the outskirts of Budva, on the long and sandy shores of the Adriatic coast of Montenegro stands a beautiful sculpture of a young girl, forever frozen in a graceful pose. This monument is called The Budva ballerina statue, equally as known as the Gymnast statue from Budva.
Beautiful bronze sculpture of a girl, frozen in time, waiting for someone and forever dancing, leans against one of the most beautiful beaches of Montenegro – Mogren beach gazing into the walls of Budva’s Old town. Both of these sea-sights are very popular and equally as visited so when in Budva, you should take a walk around the Peninsula and take a photo by the lovely ballerina statue.
The souvenir shops sell the miniature model of the Budva ballerina statue so you can take your Montenegrin vacation memory anywhere. But before you set your sails on the Adriatic coast of Montenegro it can make no harm to learn more about some interesting facts of the Budva ballerina statue and get to know the history before and around the making of the monument and of a young woman who forever awaits for her sailor groom.