Ričardova Glava


Immediately south of the Old Town, this little beach has the ancient walls as an impressive backdrop. Wander around the headland and you'll come to a statue of a naked dancer, one of Budva's most-photographed landmarks. Carry on and you’ll find the quiet, double-bayed Mogren Beach. There’s a spot near here where the fearless or foolhardy leap from the cliffs into the waters below.

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Nearby Budva attractions

1. Main Gate

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The remains of the emblem of Venice – the winged lion of St Mark – are still visible over the main entrance to Budva's Old Town.

4. Trg između crkava

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Literally the 'square between the churches', this open area below the citadel provides a visual reminder of the once-cosy relationship between Orthodox…

5. Stari Grad

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Budva's best feature and star attraction is the Stari Grad (Old Town) – a mini-Dubrovnik with marbled streets and Venetian walls rising from the clear…

6. Holy Trinity Church

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Constructed in 1804 out of stripes of pink and honey-coloured stone, this Orthodox church has beautiful frescoes covering its interior walls.

7. St John the Baptist’s Church

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Budva's largest church was built towards the end of the 12th century, and served as its Catholic cathedral until 1828. Parts of it possibly date from as…