6 days in Montenegro Itinerary

6 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montenegro trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Podgorica
— 1 night
Drive
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Kotor
— 2 nights
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Podgorica

— 1 night
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Montenegro Wonders. On the 13th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Morača River and then indulge your taste buds at Montenegro Wonders. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at Bazar, then explore the fascinating underground world of Lipa Cave, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Podgorica day trip planning site.

Sydney, Australia to Podgorica is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kotor.

Things to do in Podgorica

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Tours

Side Trip

Kotor

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Trg Sv. Tripuna, contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, then pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Rocks, and finally make a trip to Kotor City Walls & Fortress. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Our Lady of Health, see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum, explore the ancient world of St. Tryphon Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Castle Of San Giovanni, and finally steep yourself in history at Kotor Old City.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kotor trip planner.

You can drive from Podgorica to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In July in Kotor, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

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.