Niksic trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Nikšić is the second largest city of Montenegro, with a total population of 57,278, located in the west of the country, in the centre of the spacious Nikšić field at the foot of Mount Trebjesa. It is the center of Nikšić Municipality (Population of 75,282), which is the largest municipality by area and second most inhabited after Podgorica. It is an important industrial, cultural, and educational center.HistoryRoman period and Middle AgesThe Romans built a military camp tribal provinces of Travunia or Duklja (which were under the authority of the Serbian Principality of the Vlastimirović dynasty). With the fall of the Vlastimirovići and the hinterland regions in the second half of the 10th century, Serbia was resurrected with Stefan Vojislav and his Vojislavljević dynasty, succeeded by Stefan Nemanja and his Nemanjić dynasty, at which time the Onogošt župa existed. With the fall of the Serbian Empire, Onogošt came under the rule of Kingdom of Bosnia in 1373, and was under the rule of the Kosača noble family, which held territory in Herzegovina from 1448 until Herzegovina fell to the Ottomans.Niksic is in Niksic Municipality. Find what you're looking for from your Niksic holiday, by planning the whole thing with us using our handy Montenegro driving holiday planning app .
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Niksic
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Top tours near Niksic
Great Montenegro Tour (Lovcen NP, Mausoleum, River of Crnojevic, Sveti Stefan) BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $55
Duration: 12 hours
NORTH MONTENEGRO, DURMITOR, TARA & OSTROG TOUR BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $55
Duration: 12 to 14 hours
THE GREAT MONTENEGRO TOUR BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $112
Duration: 7 hours
Popular things to do in Niksic
Side trips from Niksic
Hidden gems in Niksic
Parks in Niksic
Historic Sites in Niksic
Outdoors in Niksic
Places to visit with Niksic
Recently planned trips to Niksic
12 days in Montenegro BY A USER FROM IRELAND July, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Montenegro BY A USER FROM SWEDEN June, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Montenegro BY A USER FROM BELGIUM July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 29 days in Montenegro BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Montenegro SEE PLAN October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Montenegro BY A USER FROM ISRAEL October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium