9 days in Montenegro, Sarajevo & Pristina Itinerary

9 days in Montenegro, Sarajevo & Pristina Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 3 nights
2
Kotor, Montenegro
— 2 nights
3
Budva, Montenegro
— 1 night
4
Pristina, Kosovo
— 2 nights

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nights
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo ©
Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Sarajevo is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Sarajevo War Tunnel, deepen your understanding of the past and present with a heritage tour, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Igman, and contemplate the long history of Vijećnica.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Sarajevo online tour itinerary builder.

Istanbul, Turkey to Sarajevo is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul to Sarajevo, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder nights when traveling from Istanbul in September since evenings lows in Sarajevo dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums
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Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Sarajevo War Tunnel ©
Sarajevo War Tunnel
Galerija 11/07/95 ©
Galerija 11/07/95

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Kotor, Montenegro

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. George Church, explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, then contemplate the long history of Kampana Tower, and finally steep yourself in history at Kotor Old City. On your second day here, step off the mainland to explore Island of Saint George, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Rocks, then get to know the fascinating history of Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Tryphon Cathedral.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kotor trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Sarajevo to Kotor takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September, Kotor is somewhat warmer than Sarajevo - with highs of 31°C and lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Budva.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Perast
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Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old City
Our Lady of the Rocks ©
Our Lady of the Rocks

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Budva, Montenegro

Budva
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Ballet Dancer Statue, stroll through Mogren Beach, then contemplate the long history of Citadel, then contemplate the long history of Budva Old Town, and finally look for gifts at Budva Leather.

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Budva is just a short distance from Kotor. In September in Budva, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Pristina.

Things to do in Budva

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches
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Budva Old Town
Budva Old Town
Mogren Beach ©
Mogren Beach
Citadel
Citadel

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Pristina, Kosovo

Pristina ©
Long regarded as a gray and traffic-congested provincial town with little tourist appeal, Pristina today possesses a youthful vibrance and a newfound sense of sophistication, as the result of the city's large community of foreign functionaries.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get your bearings at Pristina National Library, steep yourself in history at Medieval Monuments in Kosovo, then don't miss a visit to Gracanica Monastery, then delve into the distant past at Ulpiana, and finally see the interesting displays at Illusium. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Newborn Monument, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Katedrale Nënë Tereza, then get engrossed in the history at Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik), then admire the landmark architecture of Džamija cara, and finally stroll around Germia Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Pristina trip builder.

Getting from Budva to Pristina by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, taxi, and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pristina

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Gracanica, Medieval Monuments in Kosovo
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Katedrale Nënë Tereza ©
Katedrale Nënë Tereza
Gracanica Monastery ©
Gracanica Monastery
Germia Park ©
Germia Park

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