15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montenegro travel planner

Make it your trip
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Kotor
— 4 nights
Drive
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Žabljak
— 2 nights
Drive
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Andrijevica
— 3 nights
Drive
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Podgorica
— 5 nights
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Kotor

— 4 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.
Kotor is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at St. Tryphon Cathedral, explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, contemplate the long history of Kotor Old City, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kotor trip maker app.

Cape Town, South Africa to Kotor is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cape Town to Kotor is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Cape Town in April, with highs in Kotor at 22°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Žabljak.

Things to do in Kotor

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Žabljak

— 2 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.
On the 6th (Wed), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bobotov Kuk. On the next day, pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Heroes and Partizans of World War II, explore the activities along Black Lake, then stroll through Savin Kuk Ski Resort, and finally explore the activities along Valovito Lake.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Žabljak trip builder app.

You can drive from Kotor to Žabljak in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Andrijevica.

Things to do in Žabljak

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Andrijevica

— 3 nights
Andrijevica is a town and the seat of Andrijevica Municipality in eastern Montenegro. Explore Andrijevica's surroundings by going to Bukumirsko Lake (in Podgorica Region), Plav (Redžepagić Tower, Plav Lake, &more) and Berane (Djurdjevi Stupovi Monastery & Kaludra Monastery). There's more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Komovi Mountain Range.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Andrijevica trip planning website.

You can drive from Žabljak to Andrijevica in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Podgorica.

Things to do in Andrijevica

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Podgorica side-trips: Cetinje (Church of Holy Transfiguration & Lovćen National Park) and Virpazar (Monument to the Partizans and Heroes of the World War II, Virpazar Stone Bridge, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, snap pictures at Millennium Bridge, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Podgorica vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Andrijevica to Podgorica takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Podgorica

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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.