29 days in Montenegro Itinerary

29 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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29 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + Drive:  18 h 30 min
1
Herceg-Novi
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Niksic
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Zabljak
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Kolasin
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Plav
— 2 nights
Drive + Bus:  3 h 15 min
6
Budva
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Pune

5
nights
Herceg-Novi

Herceg-Novi
Herceg Novi is a coastal town in Montenegro located at the entrance to the Bay of Kotor and at the foot of Mount Orjen. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Herceg-Novi: Banja Monastery (in Risan), Perast (Church of Holy Mother Rozaria, Fort sv Andrija, & more) and Church of St. Sava (in Tivat Municipality). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, do a tasting at Savina Winery, take a stroll through Herceg Novi Old Town, and take an in-depth tour of Heritage Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Herceg-Novi online trip planner .

Pune, India to Herceg-Novi is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Time is minus 4 hours. In March, daytime highs in Herceg-Novi are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Niksic.

Things to do in Herceg-Novi

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Perast, Kotor, Risan, Church of St. Sava
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Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela ©
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela
Savina Monastery ©
Savina Monastery

5
nights
Niksic

Niksic ©
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Pluzine (Piva Canyon & Waterfall Rafting Centre) and Podgorica (Saborni Hram Hristovog Vaskrsenja, Moraca River, & more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ostrog Monastery, walk around Manitovac Park, and contemplate the waterfront views at Slano Lake.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Niksic trip planner.

Getting from Herceg-Novi to Niksic by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Zabljak.

Things to do in Niksic

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Podgorica, Pluzine, Ostrog Monastery
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Lake Skadar ©
Lake Skadar
Ostrog Monastery ©
Ostrog Monastery
Piva Canyon ©
Piva Canyon

5
nights
Zabljak

Zabljak ©
Žabljak is a small town in northern Montenegro. Step out of Zabljak to go to Pljevlja and see Hussein-Pahas Mosque, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Black Lake, stroll through Savin Kuk Ski Resort, get outside with Adventure Park Durmitor, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bobotov Kuk.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Zabljak trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Niksic to Zabljak by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kolasin.

Things to do in Zabljak

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Tara River Canyon, Canyon Nevidio, Hussein-Pahas Mosque
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Bobotov Kuk ©
Bobotov Kuk
Black Lake ©
Black Lake
Adventure Park Durmitor ©
Adventure Park Durmitor

5
nights
Kolasin

Kolasin ©
Kolašin, is a town in northern Montenegro. Explore Kolasin's surroundings by going to Zabojsko Lake (in Mojkovac) and Podgorica (Moraca River Canyon, Waterfall Niagara, & more). Spend the 20th (Fri) exploring nature at Biogradska Gora National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Komovi Mountain Range, explore the stunning scenery at Mrtvica Canyon, and make a trip to Bendovac Viewpoint.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kolasin planner .

Traveling by car from Zabljak to Kolasin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Plav.

Things to do in Kolasin

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Kolasin Municipality, Podgorica Municipality, Waterfall Niagara, Zabojsko Lake
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Moraca River Canyon ©
Moraca River Canyon
Biogradska Gora ©
Biogradska Gora
Bendovac Viewpoint ©
Bendovac Viewpoint

2
nights
Plav

Plav ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): head outdoors with Oko Skakavice, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Prokletije Mountains, and then make a trip to Redzepagic Tower. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Djurdjevi Stupovi Monastery, then stroll around Jasikovac, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Plav Lake.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Plav driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Kolasin to Plav in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Budva.

Things to do in Plav

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Berane
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Plav Lake ©
Plav Lake
Oko Skakavice ©
Oko Skakavice

6
nights
Budva

Budva ©
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Change things up with these side-trips from Budva: Lovcen National Park (in Cetinje), Kotor (Stari Grad Kotor, Kotor’s Castle Of San Giovanni, & more) and Porto Montenegro (in Tivat Municipality). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Altstadt (Old Town) Budva, pause for some photo ops at Statua Ballerina, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Elijah the Prophet, and enjoy the sand and surf at Mogren Beach.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Budva travel planner .

You can do a combination of car and bus from Plav to Budva in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March in Budva, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Budva

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kotor, Dobrota, Lovcen National Park, Porto Montenegro, Castle Of San Giovanni
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Altstadt (Old Town) Budva ©
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva
Stari Grad Kotor ©
Stari Grad Kotor
City Walls ©
City Walls

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