18 days in Montenegro Itinerary

18 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montenegro trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Podgorica Airport, Drive to Dobrilovina
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Dobrilovina
— 1 night
Drive
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Žabljak
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kotor
— 5 nights
Drive
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Ulcinj
— 2 nights
Drive
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Podgorica
— 5 nights
Fly

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Dobrilovina

— 1 night
As you explore the northern and central sections of the country, you'll find Dobrilovina a good base for your vacation.
Mrtvica Canyon has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the stunning scenery at Mrtvica Canyon.

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Atlanta, USA to Dobrilovina is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Atlanta to Dobrilovina. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Žabljak.

Things to do in Dobrilovina

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Žabljak

— 3 nights
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.
Explore Žabljak's surroundings by going to Plužine (Piva Canyon & Lake Piva). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Bobotov Kuk, explore the activities along Black Lake, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes and Partizans of World War II, and get your game on at Adventure Park Lovcen.

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Drive from Dobrilovina to Žabljak in an hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kotor.

Things to do in Žabljak

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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Kotor

— 5 nights

Bride of the Adriatic Sea

Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Go for a jaunt from Kotor to Budva to see Budva Old Town about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, get to know the fascinating history of Kotor City Walls & Fortress, contemplate the long history of Citadel, and kick back and relax at Jaz Beach.

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You can drive from Žabljak to Kotor in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Kotor, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 64°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Ulcinj.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 6 — 11:

Ulcinj

— 2 nights
While on vacation in Ulcinj, you'll be able to experience two distinct cultures without having to put one foot out of Montenegro.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): stroll through Sutomore Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Ada Bojana, then experience rural life at Buzuku Montenegro Olive Oil, and then take a leisurely stroll along Petrovac Quay.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Ulcinj trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Kotor to Ulcinj by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Kotor in July since evenings lows in Ulcinj dip to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Podgorica.

Things to do in Ulcinj

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:

Podgorica

— 5 nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Podgorica: Lipa Cave (in Lipa), Ostrog Monastery (in Dabojevići) and Cetinje (Lovćen National Park, Njegoš Mausoleum, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, snap pictures at Millennium Bridge, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Podgorica trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ulcinj to Podgorica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of car and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Podgorica

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Montenegro travel guide

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Historic Sites · Bodies of Water · Beaches
Whether you're in the mood to explore unspoiled nature, see historical sights, or soak in the Mediterranean atmosphere of beaches and parties, in Montenegro you can find everything within arm's reach. The Montenegrin coastline offers both large city beaches abundant with amenities, as well as peaceful fishing villages and secluded coves. Fortified old towns, medieval cathedrals, and monasteries are certain to satisfy history enthusiasts. Further inland are some of the nation's larger cities, as well as an abundance of opportunities for an active vacation. Wander off the beaten path, hike the mountains and canyons, and experience the traditional hospitality of villages where time seems to stand still. The national cuisine reflects the diversity of the landscape, including everything from fresh meat and dairy specialties, to a selection of seafood. The size of the country allows you to see a lot even during a short stay.