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Montenegro: Full-Day Tour to Lovcen National Park & More

1. Montenegro: Full-Day Tour to Lovcen National Park & More

This tour starts from Kotor at around 9:00 AM with pickup possible from Budva, Tivat, and Herceg Novi. After a short drive, be amazed by the old road constructed in 1879 by Austro-Hungarians to connect Kotor and Cetinje, the old royal capital. It has 25 curves and there will be several stops for you to take photos and enjoy the beauty of Boka Bay. Enjoy breakfast in Njegusi village, best known as the birthplace of the Petrović dynasty, which ruled Montenegro from 1696 to 1918. The mausoleum sits at the top of a climb of 461 steps. The most impressive part of the mausoleum is the chapel which has 6 sides, and the beautiful ceiling covered with over 200,000 gilded tiles creating a fascinating mosaic.  Then, enjoy a 1-hour walking tour through Cetinje, visiting its main sights, such as Cetinje Monastery where several relics are kept including the remains of St. Peter of Cetinje, particles of the True Cross, and the Icon of the Philermos Mother of God along with many more. Discover museums, the royal theater, historic foreign embassies and Vlaska Church, built in 1450, with its fence made out of barrels of captured enemy rifles. The next stop is River Crnojevica, a small historical town in Central Montenegro on the ancient trading route through the country. It is worth visiting for both the lake and the old architecture left over from the trader days. Your lunch break will be here and don't hesitate to try the local fish. Here, take a 1-hour boat ride along the river. Afterwards visit Sveti Stefan before returning to Kotor.   Itinerary: Start from Kotor with photo stops along the serpentines 10:30 AM - Arrival at Njegusi village, breakfast break 12:00 PM - Visit to the mausoleum, Lovćen National Park 13:45 PM - Arrival at Cetinje, walking tour 3:30 PM - Arrival at River of Crnojević, lunch break 5:00 PM - Boat ride, swimming (depending on the temperature) 6:30 PM - Departure to St. Stefan (via Cetinje), scenic drive above Budva 7:30 PM - St. Stefan photo stop 7:40 PM - Return to Kotor 8:30 PM - Finish in the Old Town of Kotor

Dubrovnik to Montenegro: Perast, Kotor & Budva (Private)

2. Dubrovnik to Montenegro: Perast, Kotor & Budva (Private)

Take in beautiful views of Dubrovnik’s Old Town as you head out of the city and drive along the enchanting Adriatic Coast to the neighboring country of Montenegro. Despite its small size, Montenegro offers a great variety of nature, history, culture and tradition. Discover Kotor, a UNESCO World Heritage Site thanks to its ancient monuments and well-preserved medieval architecture. Follow your guide through the city's historical center and spend time exploring at your leisure. After visiting Kotor Old Town, enjoy a scenic tour of Sveti Stefan. Learn about the islet's history before making your way to Budva, one of the oldest cities on the Adriatic Coast. The town is known for its sandy beaches and diverse nightlife. After a tour of the Old Town, take a short ferry ride back to Dubrovnik.

From Dubrovnik: Private Full-Day Tour to Montenegro

3. From Dubrovnik: Private Full-Day Tour to Montenegro

Montenegro is a country with a rich history and beautiful nature, located less than 1 hour from the city of Dubrovnik. You will have the opportunity to visit all the important historical and natural sights of the Montenegro coastline. The picturesque small towns Risan and Perast will attract you with its charm, and the legend may encourage you to visit the small island of Our Lady of the Rocks. Located on the banks of Kotor Bay, the old town of Kotor is the best preserved urban center from the Middle Ages, typical of the towns that were created in the 12th and 14th centuries. Surrounded by 5-kilometer long ramparts, the town’s medieval architecture and numerous monuments have put Kotor on the UNESCO list of the World Natural and Cultural Heritage Sites. It is also known for its nautical tradition and famous commercial fleet. One of the most beautiful natural attractions is the peninsula of Sveti Stefan (Saint Stephen). Today, it is an attractive city-hotel with luxury villas and beautiful beaches. On the peninsula Sveti Stefan there is also a rich cultural and historic heritage left behind by its original inhabitants. Budva is the main center of the Montenegrin tourism. Many tourists are attracted to its beautiful, sandy beaches but it is also rich in historical monuments. The old town lies on a small peninsula and represents a treasure chest of the cultural heritage.

From Tirana: Budva and Kotor Trip by Car with Entry Tickets

4. From Tirana: Budva and Kotor Trip by Car with Entry Tickets

Leaving Tirana at 7:00 we will head towards Montenegro. The first stop will be at St Stephan. Now an exclusive Resort it dates back from the 14th century as a fisherman village. To continue with Budva, the nigh life and entertainment Capital of Montenegro. City tour in the Old City of Budva. To continue as a last, but not least stop, Kotor. Part of the UNESCO World Heritage this fascinating city is a genial engineering masterpiece. Known as one of the most fortified cities, build by the Venetians, it has been unpassable from a various number of armies throughout history. Walking, city tour in Old City of Kotor. Visit the St Stephan Cathedral.

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What people are saying about Sveti Stefan

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 238 reviews

Me and my husban only spent 2 days in Montenegro and for the full day we chose this trip. I will never forget this amazing experience. The tour and places we saw was absolutely amazing. The Driver (Rajo) was a very good driver and felt very safe even in the high snowy mountains. But I would like to mention our tour guide Slavko. He was absolutely brilliant. Amazing information, super funny and entertaining. I hope when you choose this tour you meet with him, case i peomise you, you wont get bored at all :) Thank you very much for showing us all these amazing places. Warmest regards and hugs Petronella

We had a great day seeing the wonderful mountain top views, very informative and fun drives with Slavkos knowledge of Montenegro. Highly recommend for anyone wanting to see wonderful views of different cities/towns and mountain landscapes

Helena was an excellent guide, so friendly and informative Very well organised tour Lots of toilet breaks :) Lots of alcohol :) Lots of photo stops :)

Jelena was an amazing guide and very skilled driver. We had a fabulous day

A great trip. Very interestingly led by a super guide Jelena.