17 days in Montenegro Itinerary

17 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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17 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Fly + Drive:  26​h
1
Risan
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Sutomore
— 6 nights
Train:  15​min
3
Bar
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  26​h
End: Phoenix

6
nights
Risan

Risan ©
Risan is a town in the Bay of Kotor, Montenegro. Popular historic sites such as R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela and City Walls are in your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Perast Museum and Grubonja Palace. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Risan: Kotor (Church of Blazena Ozana & Shopping Center Kamelija), Dobrec Beach (in Herceg-Novi) and Tivat Municipality (Porto Montenegro & Kalardovo Beach). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Eustahije, enjoy the sand and surf at Plavi Horizonti Beach, and see the interesting displays at National Museum of Montenegro.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Risan online itinerary creator.

Phoenix, USA to Risan is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Phoenix to Risan is 8 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Phoenix in September: high temperatures in Risan hover around 79°F and lows are around 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sutomore.

Things to do in Risan

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kotor, Tivat Municipality, Perast, Dobrota, National Museum of Montenegro
Highlights from your plan
Perast Museum ©
Perast Museum
Fort sv Andrija ©
Fort sv Andrija
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela ©
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela

6
nights
Sutomore

Sutomore ©
Sutomore is a small coastal town in Bar Municipality, Montenegro. Step off the beaten path and head to Milocher Park and Kayaking & Canoeing. Get outdoors at Lovcen National Park and Skadar Lake National Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Podgorica (St. George's Church & Dajbabe Monastery), Church of the Prophet Elijah (in Petrovac) and Becici (Embankment Becici & Becici Beach). Spend the 4th (Wed) soaking in the spiritual atmosphere of Monastery of Ostrog. The adventure continues: stroll through Red Beach, explore the activities along Skadar Lake National Park, kick back and relax at Strbina Beach, and stop by Honey & Wine Farm Jablan.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sutomore tour planner.

You can drive from Risan to Sutomore in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. In October, daytime highs in Sutomore are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bar.

Things to do in Sutomore

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Podgorica, Becici, Lovcen National Park, Ostrog Monastery, Honey & Wine Farm Jablan
Highlights from your plan
Ostrog Monastery ©
Ostrog Monastery
Dajbabe Monastery ©
Dajbabe Monastery
St. George's Church ©
St. George's Church

2
nights
Bar

Bar ©
Bar is a coastal town and seaport in southern Montenegro. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the ancient world of The Old Town, see the interesting displays at Ulcinj Museum of Archaeology, Ethnology and Local History, and then explore the activities along Bojana River.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bar trip itinerary planner.

Bar is just a stone's throw from Sutomore. In October, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bar

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Ulcinj
Highlights from your plan
Bojana River ©
Bojana River
Bar Beach ©
Bar Beach
The Old Town ©
The Old Town

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