32 days in Montenegro Itinerary

32 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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Herceg-Novi
— 2 nights
2
Kotor
— 4 nights
3
Ulcinj
— 4 nights
4
Žabljak
— 3 nights
5
Budva
— 3 nights
6
Tivat Municipality
— 2 nights
7
Cetinje
— 3 nights
8
Perast
— 2 nights
9
Sveti Stefan
— 2 nights
10
Nikšić
— 4 nights
11
Žabljak
— 2 nights

2
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Herceg-Novi

Herceg-Novi welcomes visitors into the Bay of Kotor and spreads before them an array of attractions kissed by almost permanent sunshine.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Savina Monastery, make a trip to Mamula Fortress, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Heroes of the Naval Battles in the Adriatic, then steep yourself in history at Forte Mare, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to The King Tvrtko I. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Chimney Sweep Monument and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Herceg-Novi trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Herceg-Novi is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in August: high temperatures in Herceg-Novi hover around 38°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Herceg-Novi

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Mamula Fortress
Mamula Fortress
Savina Monastery
Savina Monastery

4
nights
Kotor

Kotor
Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Kotor is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Nikola Church, cruise along Viewing Point at the Road Kotor-Lovćen, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Kotor trip builder.

Getting from Herceg-Novi to Kotor by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August in Kotor, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ulcinj.

Things to do in Kotor

Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

The Church of St. Matthew, Our Lady of Health
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Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress

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Ulcinj

Ulcinj ©
While on vacation in Ulcinj, you'll be able to experience two distinct cultures without having to put one foot out of Montenegro.
Get out of town with these interesting Ulcinj side-trips: Bar (Church Of Saint John & Bar Stari Grad). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, relax in the rural setting at Buzuku Montenegro Olive Oil, stroll through Zenska plaza, and take a stroll through Ulcinj Old Town.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Ulcinj vacation app.

Getting from Kotor to Ulcinj by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Ulcinj when traveling from Kotor in August, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Žabljak.

Things to do in Ulcinj

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Bar
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Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Bar Stari Grad
Bar Stari Grad
Ada Bojana ©
Ada Bojana

3
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Žabljak

Žabljak ©
A trip to Zabljak takes you to the north of the country, a mountainous region that's as steeped in great scenery and views as it is in history and culture.
When in Žabljak, make a side trip to see Tara River Canyon in Dobrilovina, approximately Dobrilovina away. On the 24th (Mon), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Bobotov Kuk. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Black Lake, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes and Partizans of World War II, take in the views from Đurđevića Tara Bridge, and head outdoors with Adventure Park Durmitor.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Žabljak online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Ulcinj to Žabljak takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Budva.

Things to do in Žabljak

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Tara River Canyon
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Bobotov Kuk ©
Bobotov Kuk
Black Lake ©
Black Lake
Tara River Canyon
Tara River Canyon

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Budva

Budva
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ploče Beach, kick back and relax at Jaz Beach, then appreciate the history behind Ballet Dancer Statue, and finally stroll through Mogren Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Bečići Beach, contemplate the long history of Budva Old Town, then steep yourself in history at Citadel, and finally don't miss a visit to Budva City Walls.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Budva driving holiday app.

You can drive from Žabljak to Budva in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tivat Municipality.

Things to do in Budva

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Jaz Beach, Bečići Beach, Ploče Beach
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Budva Old Town
Budva Old Town
Mogren Beach ©
Mogren Beach
Jaz Beach ©
Jaz Beach

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Tivat Municipality

Tivat Municipality
Tiny is size, Tivat Municipality sits in the Bay of Kotor, encompassing several small coastal settlements.
When in Tivat Municipality, make a side trip to see Blue Grotto in Luštica, approximately Luštica away. And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at Porto Montenegro, see the interesting displays at Cultural Center, don't miss a visit to Pine Embankment, and enjoy the sand and surf at Kalardovo Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Tivat Municipality day trip tool.

Tivat Municipality is just a short distance from Budva. In August, daytime highs in Tivat Municipality are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cetinje.

Things to do in Tivat Municipality

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Blue Grotto
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Maritime Heritage Museum
Maritime Heritage Museum
Porto Montenegro
Porto Montenegro
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto

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Cetinje

Cetinje
Culture and history come together at Cetinje, a city surrounded by mountains.
On the 30th (Sun), examine the collection at Cetinje Monastery and then explore the striking landscape of Lovćen National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Njegoš Mausoleum, Head underground at Lipa Cave, then get engrossed in the history at King Nicholas Museum, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cetinje trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tivat Municipality to Cetinje takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Perast.

Things to do in Cetinje

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Boat Tours & Water Sports
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Lovćen National Park
Lovćen National Park
Lipa Cave ©
Lipa Cave
Njegoš Mausoleum
Njegoš Mausoleum

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Perast

Perast ©
Tourists on holiday in Perast often compare the city to Venice.
Perast is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Rocks, take an in-depth tour of Perast Museum, admire the striking features of Zmajević Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nikola Church.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Perast trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Cetinje to Perast takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Perast, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Sveti Stefan.

Things to do in Perast

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Roman Mosaics Risan
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Our Lady of the Rocks ©
Our Lady of the Rocks
Island of Saint George
Island of Saint George
Perast Museum
Perast Museum

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Sveti Stefan

Sveti Stefan ©
Sveti Stefan is a small islet and 5-star hotel resort on the Adriatic coast of Montenegro, approximately southeast of Budva.The resort, known commercially as Aman Sveti Stefan, includes part of the mainland, where the Villa Miločer part of the resort is located. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): snap pictures at Virpazar Stone Bridge, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gradište Monastery, and finally admire the natural beauty at Miločer Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sveti Stefan visit planner.

Traveling by car from Perast to Sveti Stefan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In September, daytime highs in Sveti Stefan are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Nikšić.

Things to do in Sveti Stefan

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Virpazar, Petrovac
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Miločer Park ©
Miločer Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Petrovac Quay ©
Petrovac Quay

4
nights
Nikšić

Nikšić ©
A large industrial center, Niksic offers plenty of tourist appeal as well.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nikšić: Ostrog Monastery (in Dabojevici) and Waterfall Rafting Centre (in Plužine). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Slano Lake, snap pictures at Mostanica Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Church of St Basil of Ostrog, and stroll around Manitovac Park.

To find out how to plan a trip to Nikšić, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Sveti Stefan to Nikšić in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Žabljak.

Things to do in Nikšić

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Ostrog Monastery, Krupac Lake, Waterfall Rafting Centre
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Waterfall Rafting Centre ©
Waterfall Rafting Centre
Ostrog Monastery
Ostrog Monastery
Slano Lake
Slano Lake

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Žabljak

Žabljak ©
Explore Žabljak further: explore the activities along Zminje Lake, explore the fascinating underground world of Ice Cave, make a trip to Stecci, and hit the slopes at Savin Kuk Ski Resort.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Žabljak fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Nikšić to Žabljak in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Žabljak

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Ice Cave
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Zminje Lake ©
Zminje Lake
Riblje Lake
Riblje Lake
Vrazje Lake ©
Vrazje Lake

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