15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montenegro travel route planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Podgorica Airport / Podgorica Golubovci Airbase, Drive to Ulcinj
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Ulcinj
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kotor
— 5 nights
Drive
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Žabljak
— 3 nights
Drive
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Podgorica
— 3 nights
Fly

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Ulcinj

— 3 nights
While on vacation in Ulcinj, you'll be able to experience two distinct cultures without having to put one foot out of Montenegro.
Explore Ulcinj's surroundings by going to Miločer Park (in Sveti Stefan), Jaz Beach (in Prijevor) and Budva (Budva City Walls, Citadel, &more). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Thomas Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duljevo Monastery, and kick back and relax at Ada Bojana.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ulcinj online tour itinerary planner.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Ulcinj is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Ulcinj: highs are around 39°C and lows about 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Ulcinj

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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.
Kotor is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, make a trip to Njegoš Mausoleum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Rocks, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kotor trip planner.

You can drive from Ulcinj to Kotor in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Ulcinj in July, Kotor is a bit cooler at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Žabljak.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites · Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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.
Step out of Žabljak to go to Dobrilovina and see Tara River Canyon, which is approximately 32 minutes away. On the 12th (Mon), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Bobotov Kuk. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Black Lake, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes and Partizans of World War II, and snap pictures at Đurđevića Tara Bridge.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Žabljak online trip builder.

Getting from Kotor to Žabljak by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Podgorica.

Things to do in Žabljak

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Podgorica

— 3 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: Ostrog Monastery (in Dabojevići), Lovćen National Park (in Cetinje) and Lipa Cave (in Lipa). Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, pause for some photo ops at Monument to A.S. Pushkin and N.N. Goncharova, snap pictures at Virpazar Stone Bridge, and explore the activities along Lake Skadar.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Podgorica route planning site.

You can drive from Žabljak to Podgorica in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Podgorica

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · 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.