Ulcinj holds a significant place on the European map for bird enthusiasts and ornithologists, mainly because you can find over 240 different kinds of birds there, which make up the half of all the birds registered in Europe.

Some of the rare examples of birds include pelicans, cormorants, long-legged ruffs etc. Ulcinj’s Saltern/Solana, a marsh of over 15 million square metres, has an infrastructure essential for birdwatching, as well as a unique museum.