9 days in Hvar, Dubrovnik & Montenegro Itinerary

9 days in Hvar, Dubrovnik & Montenegro Itinerary

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9 days in Hvar, Dubrovnik & Montenegro Itinerary

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
+3
Fly + bus + foot + ferry:  9​h 45​min
1
Hvar, Croatia
— 3 nights
ferry:  4​h
2
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Kotor, Montenegro
— 1 night
+3
bus + train + foot + Fly:  4​h
End: Istanbul, Turkey

3
nights
Hvar, Croatia

Hvar ©
The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Spanjola and Tvrdalj Castle. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Franciscan Monastery and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Step out of Hvar with an excursion to The Church of St Stephen in Stari Grad--about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Milna and tour the pleasant surroundings at Dubovica.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hvar vacation planner .

Istanbul, Turkey to Hvar is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Hvar due to the time zone difference. In June in Hvar, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Stari Grad
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Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery
Milna ©
Milna

4
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Stradun and Franciscan Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Cavtat Old Town and Fort Lovrijenac. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Island of Lokrum, see the interesting displays at War Photo Limited, take in the exciting artwork at Art by Stjepko, and don't miss a visit to Pile Gate.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Dubrovnik online itinerary builder .

Traveling by ferry from Hvar to Dubrovnik takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kotor.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Cavtat Old Town
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Island of Lokrum ©
Island of Lokrum
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town

1
night
Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor ©
Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Altstadt (Old Town) Budva, contemplate the long history of Citadela Fortress, and then don't miss a visit to Stari Grad Kotor. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela, then get to know the fascinating history of City Walls, and finally explore the historical opulence of Kotor’s Castle Of San Giovanni.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kotor planning app .

Getting from Dubrovnik to Kotor by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in June, expect little chillier with lows of 18°C in Kotor. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Budva, R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela
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Stari Grad Kotor ©
Stari Grad Kotor
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva ©
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela ©
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela

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