15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Kotor
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Ulcinj
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Zabljak
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Podgorica
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: London

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kotor: Mamula Fortress (in Herceg-Novi), Ploce Beach (in Krimovice) and Blue Grotto (in Lustica). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Tryphon Cathedral, get great views at Viewing Point at the Road Kotor-Lovcen, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kotor trip itinerary maker app .

London, UK to Kotor is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from London in August, things will get a bit warmer in Kotor: highs are around 38°C and lows about 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ulcinj.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Spiljari, Blue Grotto, Mamula Fortress, Porto Montenegro, R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela
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Bay of Kotor ©
Bay of Kotor
Ploce Beach ©
Ploce Beach
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto

4
nights
Ulcinj

Ulcinj ©
Ulcinj is a town on the southern coast of Montenegro and the capital of Ulcinj Municipality. Change things up with these side-trips from Ulcinj: The Monastery of Rezevici (in Katun), Jaz Beach (in Prijevor) and Budva (Mogren Beach, Statua Ballerina, & more). There's much more to do: stroll through Long Beach (Velika plaza), take in panoramic vistas at Petrovac Quay, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gradiste monastary, and relax in the rural setting at Buzuku Montenegro Olive Oil.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ulcinj online attractions planner .

You can drive from Kotor to Ulcinj in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Ulcinj when traveling from Kotor in August, with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Zabljak.

Things to do in Ulcinj

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Budva, Petrovac, Jaz Beach, Becici Beach, The Monastery of Rezevici
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Altstadt (Old Town) Budva ©
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva
Jaz Beach ©
Jaz Beach
Mogren Beach ©
Mogren Beach

3
nights
Zabljak

Zabljak ©
Žabljak is a small town in northern Montenegro. Go for a jaunt from Zabljak to Pluzine to see Piva Canyon about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bobotov Kuk, contemplate the waterfront views at Black Lake, take in breathtaking views at Tara River Canyon, and pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Heroes and Partizans of World War II.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Zabljak sightseeing planning app .

Traveling by car from Ulcinj to Zabljak takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Podgorica.

Things to do in Zabljak

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Podgorica

Podgorica ©
Podgorica is the capital and largest city of Montenegro. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Podgorica: Observation Deck on the Mountain Lovcen (in Cetinje), Virpazar (Nature & Wildlife Tours & Virpazar-old-bridge) and Ostrog Monastery (in Dabojevici). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Skadar, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lovcen National Park, make a trip to Trg Republike, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saborni Hram Hristovog Vaskrsenja.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Podgorica day trip planning site .

You can drive from Zabljak to Podgorica in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Podgorica

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Virpazar, Lovcen National Park, Ostrog Monastery, Observation Deck on the Mountain Lovcen
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Lovcen National Park ©
Lovcen National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Lake Skadar ©
Lake Skadar

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