13 days in Montenegro Itinerary

13 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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13 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Start: Dublin
Fly + Drive:  12​h
1
Zabljak
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Ulcinj
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Budva
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Dublin

5
nights
Zabljak

Zabljak ©
Žabljak is a small town in northern Montenegro. Step out of Zabljak to go to Kolasin and see Biogradska Gora National Park, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. On the 15th (Tue), enjoy a day of scenic exploration at Tara River Canyon. Spend the 16th (Wed) soaking in the spiritual atmosphere of Monastery of Ostrog. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Crno Lake, take in the awesome beauty at Bobotov Kuk, head outdoors with Adventure Park Durmitor, and take in the views from Đurđevića Tara Bridge.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Zabljak trip itinerary planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Zabljak is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time is 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ulcinj.

Things to do in Zabljak

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Biogradska Gora, Ostrog Monastery, Tara River Canyon
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Bobotov Kuk ©
Bobotov Kuk
Ostrog Monastery ©
Ostrog Monastery
Black Lake ©
Black Lake

3
nights
Ulcinj

Ulcinj ©
Ulcinj is a town on the southern coast of Montenegro and the capital of Ulcinj Municipality. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas' Church, then enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Velika Plaza, and then kick back and relax at Long Beach (Velika plaza). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): make a trip to Old Olive Tree, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bar Beach, and then take a stroll through The Old Town.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ulcinj vacation trip planner.

Drive from Zabljak to Ulcinj in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Budva.

Things to do in Ulcinj

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Bar
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Long Beach (Velika plaza) ©
Long Beach (Velika plaza)
The Old Town ©
The Old Town
Bar Beach ©
Bar Beach

4
nights
Budva

Budva ©
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Milocher Park and Becici Beach. Kids will enjoy Ploce Beach and Plavi Horizonti Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Budva: Kotor (City Walls, Bay of Kotor, & more), R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela (in Perast) and Porto Montenegro (in Tivat Municipality). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Altstadt (Old Town) Budva, enjoy the sand and surf at Jaz Beach, pause for some photo ops at Ballet Dancer Statue, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mogren Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Budva sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Ulcinj to Budva in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Ulcinj in August, Budva is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budva

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kotor, Tivat Municipality, Ploce Beach, Milocher Park, R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela
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R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela ©
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva ©
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva
Castle Of San Giovanni ©
Castle Of San Giovanni

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