32 days in Montenegro Itinerary

32 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
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
nights
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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Righteous Anna, don't miss a visit to Mamula Fortress, thenappreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of the Naval Battles in the Adriatic, thencontemplate the long history of Forte Mare, and finally appreciate the history behind Monument to The King Tvrtko I. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Leopold Mandic, thenappreciate the history behind Chimney Sweep Monument, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Herceg-Novi using our trip 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. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in August; daily highs in Herceg-Novi reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Herceg-Novi

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
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 °C during the day and °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
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress

4
nights
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 °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
Highlights from your plan
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Bar Stari Grad
Bar Stari Grad
Ada Bojana ©
Ada Bojana

3
nights
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.
On the 24th (Mon), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Bobotov Kuk. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Black Lake, explore the stunning scenery at Tara River Canyon, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes and Partizans of World War II, and take in the views from Đurđevića Tara Bridge.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Žabljak day trip app.

You can drive from Ulcinj to Žabljak in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Budva.

Things to do in Žabljak

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Tara River Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Bobotov Kuk ©
Bobotov Kuk
Black Lake ©
Black Lake
Tara River Canyon
Tara River Canyon

3
nights
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, thenappreciate 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, thensteep 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 °C in August, and nighttime lows around °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

Bečići Beach, Ploče Beach, Jaz Beach
Highlights from your plan
Budva Old Town
Budva Old Town
Mogren Beach ©
Mogren Beach
Jaz Beach ©
Jaz Beach

2
nights
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 °C, while nighttime lows are °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
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Maritime Heritage Museum
Maritime Heritage Museum
Porto Montenegro
Porto Montenegro
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto

3
nights
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, thenget 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
Highlights from your plan
Lovćen National Park
Lovćen National Park
Lipa Cave ©
Lipa Cave
Njegoš Mausoleum
Njegoš Mausoleum

2
nights
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: pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Rocks, get engrossed in the history at Perast Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Martinovic Palace, and don't miss a visit to Roman Mosaics Risan.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Perast online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cetinje to Perast takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Sveti Stefan.

Things to do in Perast

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Roman Mosaics Risan
Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of the Rocks ©
Our Lady of the Rocks
Island of Saint George
Island of Saint George
Perast Museum
Perast Museum

2
nights
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, thenget a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, thencontemplate 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 °C, while nighttime lows are °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 Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Virpazar, Petrovac
Highlights from your plan
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, stroll around Manitovac Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Church of St Basil of Ostrog, and snap pictures at Mostanica Bridge.

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 Adventure

Side Trips

Ostrog Monastery, Krupac Lake, Waterfall Rafting Centre
Highlights from your plan
Waterfall Rafting Centre ©
Waterfall Rafting Centre
Ostrog Monastery
Ostrog Monastery
Slano Lake
Slano Lake

2
nights
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.

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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
Highlights from your plan
Zminje Lake ©
Zminje Lake
Riblje Lake
Riblje Lake
Vrazje Lake ©
Vrazje Lake

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