12 days in Montenegro Itinerary

12 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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Žabljak
— 3 nights
2
Nikšić
— 1 night
3
Ulcinj
— 4 nights
4
Kotor
— 3 nights

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Žabljak

Žabljak ©
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.
Explore Žabljak's surroundings by going to Tara River Canyon (in Dobrilovina) and Piva Canyon (in Plužine). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bobotov Kuk, get outside with Adventure Park Durmitor, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes and Partizans of World War II, and have some family-friendly fun at Adventure Park Lovcen.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Žabljak online trip itinerary planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Žabljak is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight, car, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Žabljak is 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Nikšić.

Things to do in Žabljak

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Tara River Canyon, Piva Canyon
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Bobotov Kuk ©
Bobotov Kuk
Black Lake ©
Black Lake
Tara River Canyon
Tara River Canyon

1
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Nikšić

Nikšić
A large industrial center, Niksic offers plenty of tourist appeal as well.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ostrog Monastery.

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Nikšić road trip planner.

Drive from Žabljak to Nikšić in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Ulcinj.

Things to do in Nikšić

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ostrog Monastery
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Ostrog Monastery
Ostrog Monastery

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Ulcinj

Ulcinj
While on vacation in Ulcinj, you'll be able to experience two distinct cultures without having to put one foot out of Montenegro.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ulcinj: Budva (Flea Market, Mogren Beach, &more), Lovćen National Park (in Cetinje) and Jaz Beach (in Prijevor). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gradište Monastery, and kick back and relax at Long Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ulcinj day trip planning site.

You can drive from Nikšić to Ulcinj in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Ulcinj

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Budva, Podgorica, Reževići Monastery, Gradište Monastery, Lovćen National Park
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Budva Old Town
Budva Old Town
Mogren Beach ©
Mogren Beach
Jaz Beach ©
Jaz Beach

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Kotor

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.
Step out of Kotor with an excursion to Blue Grotto in Luštica--about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, take a leisurely stroll along Porto Montenegro, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Rocks.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kotor holiday planner.

Getting from Ulcinj to Kotor by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Ulcinj in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Kotor, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Špiljari, Our Lady of the Rocks, Blue Grotto, Porto Montenegro
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Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress

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