Montenegro Top 5 – Must Visit Places in Montenegro

When you visit Montenegro, you should not miss to visit some of the top places. There are many, so we have prepared a list of Top 5 must-see places in Montenegro.

You will easily find organized tours, but we also suggest renting a car. So you will be able to visit all alone Top Places and enjoy Montenegro in the right way.

Do not miss to book a hotel in one of these amazing places.



Kotor – no1 Best in Travel City for 2016, for many years attracts large numbers of tourists from all over the world. This fascinating old town, located in a unique bay of Boka, will certainly leave you breathless.

Located in a surreal and unique atmosphere, trapped in time, Kotor will tell you about the ancient legends and some amazing stories. If Lonely Planet decide to select Kotor (Montenegro) on the very FIRST place for 2016 (Best in Travel City 2016), there is no need to think too long. Pack your things, and do not forget the camera.

You’ll need a few hours to visit all the attractions that are located in Kotor, but certainly the longest you should keep in Old Town.

We guarantee that you will be impressed with Kotor and whole Boka Kotorska Bay.



Known as the metropolis of tourism, Budva is certainly a city that every tourist must visit. Here, everything is subordinated to tourists and tourism. Therefore, you will easily find what interests you.

Beautiful and modern-equipped beaches offer an unforgettable atmosphere. Excellent hotels, villas and apartments, attract tourists to spend their vacation situated in Budva.

Due to its good location, Budva is connected with all other parts of the Montenegrin coast, but also with a great places that are located in the central and northern part of Montenegro.

You can have breakfast in Budva, swim at one of the many beautiful beaches (Mogren, Becici, Fine Sand, Jaz, Trsteno, Sveti Stefan, Budva), then have a lunch on NAtional Park Lovcen or Skadar Lake, and finally enjoy the evening in the grandiose mountains of Durmitor National Park.


Lake Skadar

Lake Skadar

Skadar/Scadar/Scutari Lake is located in the so called Zeta-Skadar valley that partly belongs to the municipality of the city of Bar and partly to the municipality of the city of Podgorica. Indescribable and in many ways unique, with the size of 391km2, it is the larges lake on the Balkan Peninsula. Driving through the newly build Sozina tunnel, the lake is only a short 20 minute drive away from the Adriatic Sea. The river Bojana creates a connection between Skadar/Scadar/Scutari Lake and the Adriatic Sea though a large mountain massive that separates the two. Two thirds of the lake belongs to Montenegro, while one third belongs to the Republic of Albania. The Montenegrin part of the lake, at a size of 40000 hectares, was declared a National Park in 1983.

The region of Skadar/Scadar/Scutari Lake is an area the visitors and tourist to Montenegro must come to see to believe that such a place of natural beauty indeed exists. It is a very attractive destination because of its natural richness, ease of access both from land and sea, and because the conditions are here to meet all types of tourism throughout the entire year: bird watching, excursions to visit cultural-historical monuments, speleologist research, sport-recreational, events and festival, cruising and many more. The sea, the lake and mountains are all located in a circumference of 150km, and offer a variety that can accommodate the tastes and wishes of all guest and tourist.

National Park Skadarsko Lake is MUST VISIT place in Montenegro.

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Sveti Stefan

Sveti Stefan

One of the most famous and prestigious places in Montenegro – Sveti Stefan (St Stephen) is located only 15 minutes drive from Budva. Sveti Stefan is certainly one of the tourist icons of Montenegro. It’s no wonder, when you visit this beautiful place you’ll immediately feel why Sophia Loren, Sylvester Stallone, Queen Elizabeth II and many other celebrities, just chose Sveti Stefan for your favorite place to vacation.

Sveti Stefan is one of the TOP 10 glamorous A-list destinations in the world – selected by Lonely Planet. It’s a place that will take your breath away.


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Shore Excursion

Budva - Sveti Stefan - Kotor

This tour is best option for discover the Budva, Sveti Stefan and Kotor Old Town.

You will be met at Kotor Port by your professionally trained guide and drive through the mild landscapes of the valley of Grbalj. Upon reaching the Adriatic coast you will drive to the town of Budva. You will drive through the seaside areas of Becici and Rafailovici, best known for their resorts and small boat marinas. You will also be able to view Sveti Stefan, once a 15th century fortified town on an island, that was acquired by the Yugoslav government and turned into a hotel during the Tito regime. Today it is a exclusive luxury resort. After the photo stop above this island you will visit the oldest settlement on our coast, 2,500 year old Budva…. Read More

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Perast is one of the most beautiful little places in Boka Bay, few kilometres from Kotor. Perast is a wonderful old town, with wonderful old architecture. You will enjoy in many old church, but one of the biggest attraction is for sure : Our Lady of the Rock (Gospa od Skrpjela), little island in Boka Bay, with amazing church and museum. Every few minutes, there is small taxi boats that will take you to this unforgettable place.

Many small restarurants on the Perast coast will offer you great fish specialities. This is for sure, one of the TOP places in this part of Europe. You will enjoy the magnificent natural beauty of the southernmost fjord – Bay of Kotor. Amazing mountains that surround the bay, the old architecture, the smell of the sea, … Perast is MUST visit place for every tourist who visit Montenegro.

Their doors are opened for all people of good will…

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