7 days in Montenegro Itinerary

7 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montenegro trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Tivat Airport, Drive to Budva
— 4 nights
— 2 nights
Drive to Podgorica Airport / Podgorica Golubovci Airbase, Fly to Linton



— 4 nights
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Budva: Lake Skadar (in Podgorica), Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Virpazar) and Kotor (Kotor Old City, St. Tryphon Cathedral, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Budva Old Town, admire the striking features of Duljevo Monastery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Elijah the Prophet, and appreciate the history behind Ballet Dancer Statue.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Budva online travel route planner.

Linton, UK to Budva is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Linton to Budva, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Linton in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Budva: highs are around 38°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Žabljak.

Things to do in Budva

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips


— 2 nights
A trip to Zabljak takes you to the north of the country, a mountainous region that's as steeped in great scenery and views as it is in history and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stroll through Bobotov Kuk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Black Lake and then take in the views from Đurđevića Tara Bridge.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Žabljak trip planner.

Traveling by car from Budva to Žabljak takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 24th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Žabljak

Parks · Nature

Montenegro travel guide

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.