8 days in Montenegro Itinerary

8 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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Tivat
— 1 night
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Budva
— 1 night
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Petrovac
— 1 night
Drive
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Bigova
— 1 night
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Herceg-Novi
— 1 night
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Kotor
— 1 night
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Perast
— 1 night
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Tivat — 1 night

Known for its marina and promenade, Tivat bathes in sunshine during summer, making it an ideal stop for trips around Kotor Bay.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Michael.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Tivat trip planner.

London, UK to Tivat is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from London to Tivat, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Budva.
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Find places to stay Jun 26 — 27:
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Budva — 1 night

Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Budva Old Town as well as The Library In The Citadel. On the 27th (Mon), learn about all things military at The Library In The Citadel, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Trinity, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Punta Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Budva Old Town.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Budva trip builder tool.

You can drive from Tivat to Budva in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Budva, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Petrovac.
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Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 28:

Petrovac — 1 night

Petrovac enjoyed a moment of worldwide fame when it was prominently billed as one of the locations used in the James Bond movie "Casino Royale." Ages before foreign investors and developers, ancient Roman built summer homes in the town's bay.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Red Beach as well as Roman Mosaics. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Roman Mosaics, stroll the grounds of St. Thomas Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Petka, and finally kick back and relax at Red Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gradište Monastery and then explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Petrovac travel route planner.

Petrovac is just a stone's throw from Budva. In June, daily temperatures in Petrovac can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bigova.
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Find places to stay Jun 28 — 29:

Bigova — 1 night

Fort Goražda has been added to your itinerary. On the 29th (Wed), delve into the distant past at Fort Goražda.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bigova online journey planner.

You can drive from Petrovac to Bigova in an hour. In June, daytime highs in Bigova are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Herceg-Novi.
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Find places to stay Jun 29 — 30:
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Herceg-Novi — 1 night

Herceg-Novi welcomes visitors into the Bay of Kotor and spreads before them an array of attractions kissed by almost permanent sunshine.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Negoshev Street as well as Church of Michael the Archangel. On the 30th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Michael the Archangel, then take an in-depth tour of Heritage Museum, then go for a walk through Negoshev Street, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of St. Jerome.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Herceg-Novi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bigova to Herceg-Novi takes 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Herceg-Novi are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kotor.
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Kotor — 1 night

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 1st (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Anne and then pause for some serene contemplation at Monastery and Church of St. Clare.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Kotor trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Herceg-Novi to Kotor takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Perast.
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Perast — 1 night

Tourists on holiday in Perast often compare the city to Venice.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Zmajević Palace as well as Perast Museum. On the 2nd (Sat), don't miss a visit to Bujovic Palace, get engrossed in the history at Perast Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. John the Baptist, then step into the grandiose world of Zmajević Palace, and finally make a trip to Smekja Palace.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Perast trip website.

Perast is just a stone's throw from Kotor. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Tivat.
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Tivat

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tivat trip itinerary planner.

Tivat is very close to Perast. You'll set off for home on the 3rd (Sun).
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Montenegro travel guide

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Historic Sites · Bodies of Water · Beaches
Whether you're in the mood to explore unspoiled nature, see historical sights, or soak in the Mediterranean atmosphere of beaches and parties, in Montenegro you can find everything within arm's reach. The Montenegrin coastline offers both large city beaches abundant with amenities, as well as peaceful fishing villages and secluded coves. Fortified old towns, medieval cathedrals, and monasteries are certain to satisfy history enthusiasts. Further inland are some of the nation's larger cities, as well as an abundance of opportunities for an active vacation. Wander off the beaten path, hike the mountains and canyons, and experience the traditional hospitality of villages where time seems to stand still. The national cuisine reflects the diversity of the landscape, including everything from fresh meat and dairy specialties, to a selection of seafood. The size of the country allows you to see a lot even during a short stay.
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