6 days in Montenegro Itinerary

6 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montenegro tour planner

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Nikšić
— 1 day
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Herceg-Novi
— 1 night
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Perast
— 2 nights
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Budva
— 2 nights
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Nikšić

— 1 day
A large industrial center, Niksic offers plenty of tourist appeal as well.
On the 9th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Church of St Basil of Ostrog, make a trip to Bedem Fortress, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ostrog Monastery.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Nikšić trip planner.

Split, Croatia to Nikšić is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Herceg-Novi.

Things to do in Nikšić

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Herceg-Novi

— 1 night
Herceg-Novi welcomes visitors into the Bay of Kotor and spreads before them an array of attractions kissed by almost permanent sunshine.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): make a trip to Clock Tower, then contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, then admire the landmark architecture of Savina Monastery, and finally visit Herceg Novi Old Town.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Herceg-Novi online route planner.

Traveling by car from Nikšić to Herceg-Novi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Herceg-Novi are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Perast.

Things to do in Herceg-Novi

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Perast

— 2 nights
Tourists on holiday in Perast often compare the city to Venice.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Rocks, get to know the fascinating history of Kotor City Walls & Fortress, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Nikola Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nikola Church, and finally make a trip to Kotor Old City. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Cats Museum, then explore the ancient world of St. Tryphon Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Castle Of San Giovanni, and finally see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Perast travel planner.

Getting from Herceg-Novi to Perast by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in October, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Budva.

Things to do in Perast

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Budva

— 2 nights
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): kick back and relax at Mogren Beach, then contemplate the long history of Citadel, and then contemplate the long history of Budva Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, then pause for some photo ops at Ballet Dancer Statue, and then don't miss a visit to Budva City Walls.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Budva online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Perast to Budva in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Budva sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Budva

Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

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.