Tivat ( Montenegrin Tivat, Тиват) is a coastal town in southwest Montenegro, located in the Bay of Kotor. It has a population of 14,111 (2011 census).
The new owner of the naval base, Canadian billionaire Peter Munk, announced that he will build in Tivat a luxury marina for mega-yachts, "Porto Montenegro ", which he claims will turn the city into the "Monaco of the southern Adriatic. " Tivat is an area with extraordinary natural beauty. Its geographical position, climate and natural beauty make it a very attractive tourist destination for Slavic tourists, and also become a nautical tourism center of southern Adriatic.
Tivat is 19 kilometers away from Herceg Novi, 17 km (10.56 mi) away from Kotor, 23 kilometers away from Budva, 80 kilometers from Dubrovnik and 90 kilometers from Podgorica. Tivat Airport is 3 km (1.9 mi) away.