32 days in Montenegro Itinerary

32 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ulcinj
— 5 nights
2
Kotor
— 10 nights
3
Podgorica
— 7 nights
4
Kolašin Municipality
— 4 nights
5
Žabljak
— 5 nights

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Petrovac (Roman Mosaics, Gradište Monastery, &more), Budva (Budva City Walls, Citadel, &more) and Reževići Monastery (in Katun). There's lots more to do: stroll through Long Beach, stroll around Miločer Park, wander the streets of Ulcinj Old Town, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ada Bojana.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Ulcinj day trip planner.

Ankara, Turkey to Ulcinj is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Ankara to Ulcinj due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ankara in May: highs in Ulcinj hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Ulcinj

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Budva, Petrovac, Sveti Stefan, Jaz Beach, Reževići Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Budva Old Town
Budva Old Town
Citadel
Citadel
Budva City Walls ©
Budva City Walls

10
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Kotor side-trips: Herceg-Novi (Herceg Novi Old Town, Chimney Sweep Monument, &more), Ploče Beach (in Krimovica) and Blue Grotto (in Luštica). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Rocks, steep yourself in history at Kotor Old City, and take in the waterfront at Porto Montenegro.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kotor holiday planner.

You can drive from Ulcinj to Kotor in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Kotor when traveling from Ulcinj in May, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Podgorica.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Herceg-Novi, Tivat Municipality, Perast, Dobrota, Our Lady of Health
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
Kotor Old Town City Walls ©
Kotor Old Town City Walls
Our Lady of the Rocks ©
Our Lady of the Rocks

7
nights
Podgorica

Podgorica
One of Europe's most relaxed and newest capital cities, Podgorica sits on the confluence of two rivers, with two sides of it offering two different options for exploring.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Podgorica: Cetinje (Church of St. Anthony of Padua, Lovćen National Park, &more), Ostrog Monastery (in Dabojevici) and Lipa Cave (in Lipa). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, take in breathtaking views at Morača River Canyon, learn about winemaking at 13 Jul Plantaže Vineyard, and take in the views from Millennium Bridge.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Podgorica vacation site.

You can drive from Kotor to Podgorica in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kolašin Municipality.

Things to do in Podgorica

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cetinje, Morača River Canyon, Ostrog Monastery, Boat Tours & Water Sports
Highlights from your plan
Lovćen National Park
Lovćen National Park
Ostrog Monastery
Ostrog Monastery
Lake Skadar ©
Lake Skadar

4
nights
Kolašin Municipality

Kolašin Municipality
In the northeastern section of the country, Kolasin Municipality remains the heart of the picturesque region shaped by the Moraca River.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kolašin Municipality: Redzepagic Tower (in Plav) and Kom Vasojevicki (in Andrijevica). Spend the 10th (Wed) exploring nature at Biogradska Gora. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Komovi Mountain Range, take in breathtaking views at Mrtvica Canyon, and don't miss a visit to Monument to the Fallen Soldiers.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Kolašin Municipality route planner.

Traveling by car from Podgorica to Kolašin Municipality takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Žabljak.

Things to do in Kolašin Municipality

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Redzepagic Tower, Kom Vasojevicki
Highlights from your plan
Komovi Mountain Range
Komovi Mountain Range
Biogradska Gora ©
Biogradska Gora
Morača Monastery
Morača Monastery

5
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.
When in Žabljak, make a side trip to see Piva Canyon in Plužine, approximately Plužine away. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Black Lake, take in breathtaking views at Tara River Canyon, take in the awesome beauty at Bobotov Kuk, and hit the slopes at Savin Kuk Ski Resort.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Žabljak road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Kolašin Municipality to Žabljak in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Žabljak

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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