17 days in Kosovo, Albania & Montenegro Itinerary

17 days in Kosovo, Albania & Montenegro Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Prizren, Kosovo
— 3 nights
2
Saranda, Albania
— 3 nights
3
Tirana, Albania
— 4 nights
4
Budva, Montenegro
— 6 nights

3
nights
Prizren, Kosovo

Prizren ©
Kosovo's second city, Prizren sits on the slopes of the rugged Sar Mountain, a region bordered by both Albania and the Republic of Macedonia.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Prizren: ALBI Shopping Mall (in Pristina), Visoki Decani Monastery (in Decan) and Pec (Patriarchate of Pec & Old Bazaar of Peja). There's much more to do: expand your understanding of the military at Kalaja Fortress, take in the spiritual surroundings of Emin Pasa Camii (Emin Pasha Mosque), contemplate the long history of Medieval Monuments in Kosovo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Holy Saviour.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Prizren trip app.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Prizren is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Saranda.

Things to do in Prizren

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Gracanica, Pec, Medieval Monuments in Kosovo, ALBI Shopping Mall, Visoki Decani Monastery
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Visoki Decani Monastery ©
Visoki Decani Monastery
Kalaja Fortress ©
Kalaja Fortress
Patriarchate of Pec ©
Patriarchate of Pec

3
nights
Saranda, Albania

Saranda ©
A popular summer destination for its inexpensive accommodation and stony Mediterranean beaches, Saranda has become a favorite of both Albanian and foreign travelers.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saranda: Blue Eye (in Vlore) and Gjirokaster (Gjirokaster & Skenduli House). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Butrint National Park, step into the grandiose world of Lekuresi Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of 40 Saints, and kick back and relax at Mirror (Pasqyra) Beach.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Saranda travel website.

Getting from Prizren to Saranda by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. In July, daytime highs in Saranda are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tirana.

Things to do in Saranda

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Gjirokaster, Butrint National Park, Blue Eye
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 21:
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Butrint National Park ©
Butrint National Park
Blue Eye ©
Blue Eye
Lekuresi Castle
Lekuresi Castle

4
nights
Tirana, Albania

Tirana ©
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Get out of town with these interesting Tirana side-trips: Berat (Bulevardi Republika, Berat Castle, &more) and Shkoder (Shkodra Lake & Rozafa Castle). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Muzeu Historik Kombetar, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Et`hem Bey Mosque, brush up on your military savvy at Bunk'Art 1, and appreciate the history behind Skanderbeg Statue.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Tirana trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saranda to Tirana takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Saranda to Tirana due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Saranda in July, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Tirana. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Budva.

Things to do in Tirana

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Berat, Shkoder
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 25:
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Muzeu Historik Kombetar ©
Muzeu Historik Kombetar
Rozafa Castle ©
Rozafa Castle
Skanderbeg Square ©
Skanderbeg Square

6
nights
Budva, Montenegro

Budva
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Budva: Kotor (Bay of Kotor, Kotor Old Town City Walls, &more), Petrovac (Gradište Monastery & St. Thomas Church) and Our Lady of the Rocks (in Perast). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Budva Old Town, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lovćen National Park, appreciate the history behind Ballet Dancer Statue, and make a trip to Budva City Walls.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Budva road trip app.

Getting from Tirana to Budva by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. July in Budva sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Budva

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotor, Petrovac, Jaz Beach, Lovćen National Park, Our Lady of the Rocks
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Budva Old Town
Budva Old Town
Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
Mogren Beach ©
Mogren Beach

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