6 days in Montenegro Itinerary

6 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montenegro trip 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 30th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Church of St Basil of Ostrog, make a trip to Bedem Fortress, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ostrog Monastery.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nikšić road trip site.

Split, Croatia to Nikšić is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) 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.
On the 1st (Fri), make a trip to Clock Tower, explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, then admire the landmark architecture of Savina Monastery, and finally visit Herceg Novi Old Town.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Herceg-Novi road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Nikšić to Herceg-Novi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Herceg-Novi are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough 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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Rocks, get to know the fascinating history of Kotor City Walls & Fortress, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nikola Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Nikola Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Kotor Old City. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun): examine the collection at Cats Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Tryphon Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Castle Of San Giovanni, and finally see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Perast day trip tool.

You can drive from Herceg-Novi to Perast in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. October in Perast sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough 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 4th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Mogren Beach, then contemplate the long history of Citadel, and then steep yourself in history at Budva Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, appreciate the history behind Ballet Dancer Statue, and then don't miss a visit to Budva City Walls.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Budva online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Perast to Budva takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Budva

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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.