15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montenegro trip 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 Jaz Beach (in Prijevor), Budva (Flea Market, Citadel, &more) and St. Thomas Church (in Petrovac). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Ada Bojana, admire the landmark architecture of Duljevo Monastery, and take a stroll through Ulcinj Old Town.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ulcinj travel route builder app.

Stuttgart, Germany to Ulcinj is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Stuttgart in September, with highs in Ulcinj at 32°C and lows at 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car 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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Herceg-Novi (Dobreč Beach, Mamula Fortress, &more) and Blue Grotto (in Luštica). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, cruise along Viewing Point at the Road Kotor-Lovćen, take a tour of Porto Montenegro, and get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kotor trip app.

Getting from Ulcinj to Kotor by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Ulcinj in September, expect little chillier with lows of 16°C in Kotor. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Žabljak.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

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.
Take a break from Žabljak with a short trip to Tara River Canyon in Dobrilovina, about 32 minutes away. On the 13th (Mon), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Bobotov Kuk. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Black Lake, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes and Partizans of World War II, and take in the views from Đurđevića Tara Bridge.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Žabljak sightseeing planner.

Getting from Kotor to Žabljak by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Podgorica side-trips: Ostrog Monastery (in Dabojevići), Lovćen National Park (in Cetinje) and Lipa Cave (in Lipa). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, and take in the views from Virpazar Stone Bridge.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Podgorica sightseeing planner.

Getting from Žabljak to Podgorica by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to 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.