15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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15 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
Fly:  12​h
1
Podgorica
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Cetinje
— 2 nights
bus:  45​min
3
Budva
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
4
Kotor
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Podgorica
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Kansas City

1
night
Podgorica

Podgorica ©
Podgorica is the capital and largest city of Montenegro. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Skadar Lake National Park as well as Kayaking & Canoeing. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Skadar Lake National Park, then contemplate the waterfront views at Bukumirsko Lake, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and finally appreciate the history behind King Nikola Monument.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Podgorica trip itinerary maker.

Kansas City, USA to Podgorica is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Podgorica are 93°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cetinje.

Things to do in Podgorica

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Bukumirsko Lake
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Bukumirsko Lake ©
Bukumirsko Lake
Lake Skadar ©
Lake Skadar
King Nikola Monument ©
King Nikola Monument

2
nights
Cetinje

Cetinje ©
Cetinje, is a city and Old Royal Capital (Montenegrin: Prijestonica / Приjестоница) of Montenegro. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Lovcen National Park. On the next day, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then make a trip to Mausoleum of Petar II Petrovic-Njegos, then examine the collection at Art Museum of Montenegro, and finally see the interesting displays at National Museum of Montenegro.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cetinje vacation builder.

You can drive from Podgorica to Cetinje in an hour. Traveling from Podgorica in August, Cetinje is little chillier at night with lows of 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Budva.

Things to do in Cetinje

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Lovcen National Park
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Lovcen National Park ©
Lovcen National Park
National Museum of Montenegro ©
National Museum of Montenegro

2
nights
Budva

Budva ©
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pro Diving Montenegro as well as Top Hill. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): raise your glass at Top Hill, browse the eclectic array of goods at Flea Market, and then see some colorful creatures with Pro Diving Montenegro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Mogren Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Punta Church, then steep yourself in history at Altstadt (Old Town) Budva, and finally steep yourself in history at Citadel.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Budva online itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Cetinje to Budva takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Budva are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Budva

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pro Diving Montenegro, Top Hill
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Altstadt (Old Town) Budva ©
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva
Pro Diving Montenegro ©
Pro Diving Montenegro
Santa Maria in Punta Church ©
Santa Maria in Punta Church

4
nights
Kotor

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Montenegro M Tours as well as Purobeach. Get some cultural insight at City Walls and Palace Zmajevic. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Dobrec Beach and Kalardovo Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Kotor side-trips: Canyon Nevidio (in Savnik Municipality) and zvonik (in Perast). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, examine the collection at Cats Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Roko Church, and contemplate the long history of Palace Radonichichey-Milosevic.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kotor travel planner.

Kotor is just a short distance from Budva. In August in Kotor, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Tivat Municipality, Perast, Canyon Nevidio, Dobrec Beach, Radoničić Milošević Palace
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Kotor ©
Bay of Kotor
Palace Zmajevic ©
Palace Zmajevic
Canyon Nevidio
Canyon Nevidio

3
nights
Podgorica

Podgorica ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Skadar Lake National Park. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take in the views from Millennium Bridge and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saborni Hram Hristovog Vaskrsenja. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Dajbabe Monastery, then explore the activities along Skadar Lake National Park, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Podgorica tour planner.

Traveling by car from Kotor to Podgorica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kotor in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Podgorica, with lows of 71°F. You will leave for home on the 24th (Thu).

Things to do in Podgorica

Outdoors Tours Nature

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Saborni Hram Hristovog Vaskrsenja ©
Saborni Hram Hristovog Vaskrsenja
Moraca River ©
Moraca River
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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