12 days in Montenegro Itinerary

12 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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12 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  6​h 15​min
1
Zabljak
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Podgorica
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Kotor
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: London

2
nights
Zabljak

Zabljak ©
Žabljak is a small town in northern Montenegro. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Crno Lake, head outdoors with Adventure Park Durmitor, then take in the views from Đurđevića Tara Bridge, and finally make a trip to Stecci. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Bobotov Kuk and then explore the stunning scenery at Tara River Canyon.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Zabljak trip itinerary tool .

London, UK to Zabljak is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Zabljak due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Podgorica.

Things to do in Zabljak

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Podgorica

Podgorica ©
Podgorica is the capital and largest city of Montenegro. Explore Podgorica's surroundings by going to Virpazar (Nature & Wildlife Tours & Virpazar-old-bridge), Ostrog Monastery (in Niksic) and Cetinje (Lovcen National Park, Lipa Cave, & more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Skadar Lake National Park, appreciate the history behind Monument to A.S. Pushkin and N.N. Goncharova, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dajbabe Monastery, and take in the views from Millennium Bridge.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Podgorica trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Zabljak to Podgorica in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Podgorica

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cetinje, Virpazar, Ostrog Monastery
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Lovcen National Park ©
Lovcen National Park
Ostrog Monastery ©
Ostrog Monastery
Lake Skadar ©
Lake Skadar

5
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kotor: Ballet Dancer Statue (in Budva) and Gradiste monastary (in Petrovac). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours, get to know the fascinating history of City Walls, and steep yourself in history at Altstadt (Old Town) Budva.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kotor trip site .

Traveling by car from Podgorica to Kotor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Budva, Banja Monastery, Gradiste monastary, R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela, Porto Montenegro
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Bay of Kotor ©
Bay of Kotor
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva ©
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva
Stari Grad Kotor ©
Stari Grad Kotor

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