Neum the only town in Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Adriatic coast and main tourist destination as well
Neum is the only town in Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Adriatic coast and main tourist destination as well. It has good quality hotels, motels, pleasant Mediterranean climate and rich background - closeness to Dubrovnik, Međugorje, Mostar and Split.
Neum has steep hills, sandy beaches, and several large tourist hotels. Prices tend to be lower than in neighboring Croatia, making it popular with shoppers. Tourism, and the commerce it brings, is the leading contributor to the economy of the area.Neum is 60 kilometers (37 mi) from Dubrovnik (80 km/50 mi from the Dubrovnik Airport), 70 km (43 mi) from Mostar and Međugorje and 30 km (19 mi) from Ploče and Metković, both of which have railway stations.
Neum has around 5,000 beds for tourists, 1,810 in hotels with the remaining capacity in motels, villas, and in private accommodation. Tourism in Neum is active only in the coastal region. The inland area behind Neum has a rich archeological history and untouched wilderness and is starting to develop agricultural tourism.