38 days in Montenegro Itinerary

38 days in Montenegro Itinerary

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38 days in Montenegro Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
1
Zabljak
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Kolasin
— 6 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
3
Podgorica
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Kotor
— 9 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Ulcinj
— 8 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h
End: Tel Aviv

6
nights
Zabljak

Zabljak ©
Žabljak is a small town in northern Montenegro. Get out of town with these interesting Zabljak side-trips: Hussein-Pahas Mosque (in Pljevlja) and Pluzine (Piva Canyon & Waterfall Rafting Centre). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Crno Lake, take in breathtaking views at Canyon Nevidio, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bobotov Kuk, and don't miss a visit to Stecci.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Zabljak trip itinerary planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Zabljak is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Zabljak, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kolasin.

Things to do in Zabljak

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Pluzine, Tara River Canyon, Canyon Nevidio, Mratinje Dam, Hussein-Pahas Mosque
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Bobotov Kuk ©
Bobotov Kuk
Black Lake ©
Black Lake
Tara River Canyon ©
Tara River Canyon

6
nights
Kolasin

Kolasin ©
Kolašin, is a town in northern Montenegro. Venture out of the city with trips to Kom Vasojevicki (in Andrijevica) and Plav (Redzepagic Tower, Plav Lake, & more). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Komovi Mountain Range, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Demetrius Church, stroll through Mrtvica Canyon, and explore the striking landscape of Biogradska Gora National Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kolasin driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Zabljak to Kolasin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Podgorica.

Things to do in Kolasin

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Plav, Mrtvica Canyon, Manastir Kaludra, Kom Vasojevicki
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Biogradska Gora National Park ©
Biogradska Gora National Park
Moraca Monastery ©
Moraca Monastery
Plav Lake ©
Plav Lake

8
nights
Podgorica

Podgorica ©
Podgorica is the capital and largest city of Montenegro. Explore Podgorica's surroundings by going to Ostrog Monastery (in Niksic), Virpazar (Virpazar-old-bridge, Nature & Wildlife Tours, & more) and Cetinje (Vlaska Church, Lovcen National Park, & more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Lake Skadar, don't miss a visit to Celija Piperska Monastery, take in breathtaking views at Moraca River Canyon, and take in the awesome beauty at Prokletije Mountains.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Podgorica trip planner .

Traveling by train from Kolasin to Podgorica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kotor.

Things to do in Podgorica

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

9
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Herceg-Novi (Monastery Savina, Blue Grotto, & more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Tryphon Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Stari Grad Kotor, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kotor route maker website .

You can drive from Podgorica to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Kotor can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ulcinj.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Herceg-Novi, Perast, Tivat Municipality
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Bay of Kotor ©
Bay of Kotor
Stari Grad Kotor ©
Stari Grad Kotor
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela ©
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela

8
nights
Ulcinj

Ulcinj ©
Ulcinj is a town on the southern coast of Montenegro and the capital of Ulcinj Municipality. Venture out of the city with trips to Budva (Santa Maria in Punta Church, Budva City Walls, & more), Becici Beach (in Becici) and Monastery Praskvica (in Przno). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Long Beach (Velika plaza), admire the landmark architecture of Church Of Saint John, wander the streets of The Old Town, and explore the striking landscape at Layered Rocks of Rafailovici.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ulcinj road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Kotor to Ulcinj takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Ulcinj

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Budva, Bar, Petrovac, Monastery Praskvica, Layered Rocks of Rafailovici
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Altstadt (Old Town) Budva ©
Altstadt (Old Town) Budva
Citadel ©
Citadel
Mogren Beach ©
Mogren Beach

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