Welcome to Podgorica

The city sits at the confluence of two rivers. West of the Morača is the business district, while the Ribnica divides the eastern side in two. The south side is Stara Varoš, the old Ottoman town, while north is Nova Varoš, home to a lively mixture of shops and bars. Its heart is Trg Republika, the main square.

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$39.66 Transfers & Ground Transport

Dubrovnik from Budva Hotel Private One-Way Transfer

Whether you’re traveling individually, with a partner or in a group, this private one-way transfer service takes the hassle out of traveling from the Montenegrin towns of Budva, Kotor, Podgorica or Tivat to gorgeous Dubrovnik.When you’re ready to leave, join up with your professional driver at your centrally located hotel at a prearranged time. Then, hop aboard your air-conditioned, private vehicle and relax. With your driver at the wheel, sit back and absorb the views over Croatia’s coast and countryside on your way to your destination. Then, arrive in Dubrovnik relaxed and raring to go.When you make your booking, you will need to advise your Montenegro accommodation details as well as your Dubrovnik accommodation details. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. Approximately 24-48 hours prior to your pickup in Montenegro, you will then be required to reconfirm the exact pickup time and place (the contact number will be provided on your travel voucher).Price is per person, based on one to three, four to seven or eight to nine adults per car/vehicle.

$674.47 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Montegro Wine Tasting Experience at a Family Winery

Depart from Kotor into direction of the village Gornji Ceklin, which belongs to the Rijecka Nahija, located between Podgorica and Cetinje.To welcome visitors, brandy made from the Ceklin grape, cherry, blueberry or cornel berry liquor or home-made juice according to the taste of visitors is offered.The program also includes a visit to the wine cellar, the beehives, vineyard and orchard. You will be tempted by the food-tasting and the refreshment offered in an authentic Montenegrin atmosphere with delicacies made from honey and fruit, after which a well-prepared traditional country-style lunch will be served. After lunch you will return back to Kotor.

$19.67 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Rozafa Castle with a Private Guide

Visit Rozafa Castle and museum in Shkodër. The museum showcases artifacts from the Hellenistic and medieval periods up until World War I. As you walk along the Illyrian walls from the 4th-century BC, you will learn about the history and the vivid legend of the woman who got walled in alive within the castle walls. Soak up the atmosphere and enjoy the breathtaking views over the confluence of the Buna, Drin and Kir rivers. You'll be picked up from your hotel in Shkodër and walk up through the cobblestones street to the entrance of the castle. Along the way, you will be rewarded with fantastic views of Shkodra Lake and the Lead Mosque. In addition you will get to know more about the people’s history and how they survived through different occupations. The next stop is the museum that sheds light on every stone and ruin you have visited so far, giving answers to the questions you might have had throughout the tour. Once inside the museum, you will see the monument of Rozafa feeding her baby from the walls. Finish off by soaking up the breathtaking views of Tarabosh mountain and Shkodra Lake and enjoy some free time to shoot pictures.

$1735.35 Multi-day & Extended Tours

NOMAD Grand 7 day tour of Montenegro

1. ATV Adventure, For those that seek a little more trill than a bike can offer! ATV options are available on our tour so let us know if you feel up for it.2. Rafting,  action packed rafting on the Tara River offers the brave of hearth to safely feel the adrenaline rush while passing throughout beautiful nature. 3. Hiking, Montenegro has splendid nature and the best way to explore it is by hiking.4. Kayak or boat rent. Be it on a river, sea or lake the kayak gives you the freedom to explore some of the hidden gems shyly protected by the nature. And Nomad has it all.5. Horseback riding, For the childhood cowgirls and cowboys, we have something too. On the hills surrounding our capital Podgorica, hidden away from the world, is a paradise for horse loving people. 6. Paragliding, Why stay on the ground, when you can fly? Explore Montenegro from a completely different angle with us.7. Canyoning, Challenge yourself and pass through the Nevidio canyon, the only valorized canyon of Montenegro hidden between mountains and forests.8. Bike trips, If you prefer to ride a bike we also offer guided tours or rent a bike opportunity by our accommodation places! You will always have the option to take a ride if you feel like it.9. Sailing cruise, No need to say more right. A sailing cruise that will take you to explore the whole of Boka Bay. With splendid views and even better places to take a swim.10. ATV Adventure, For those that seek a little more trill than a bike can offer! ATV options are available on our tour so let us know if you feel up for it.11. Cave Exploring, From the air to the ground, Montenegro is a land of beautiful contrast and so in turn is our tour. We will take you to the hearth of Montenegro, to explore a cave!

$2380.80 Multi-day & Extended Tours

14-Day Tour through Albania, Macedonia, Kosovo and Montenegro

Day 1: Transfer to Tirana and visit the National Museum of History. Afterwards take a driven tour of the major sites of Tirana, including the colourful buildings.Day 2:The archaeological site of Apollonia. After the visits continue on to Vlora where we stay overnight.Day 3: Depart to Saranda through the spectacular Albanian Riviera.Llogara National Park. Continue to the ancient city of Butrint, another UNESCO World Heritage site, considered the best archaeological site in Albania and one of the most important in the Balkans.Day 4: Depart for Gjirokastra, a UNESCO site. Afterwards, in Gjirokastra we visit the fortress part, Arms Museum and Ethnographic Museum.Day 5: Depart for Berat, one of the most visited and characteristic towns in Albania under the protection of UNESCO for its architectural uniqueness.Day 6: Depart for to the city of Ohrid. We stop at Elbasan for a visit at the castle. Afterwards proceed to Struga famous for its wall of water where the Black Drin River flows out of Lake Ohrid on its way to the Adriatic.Day 7We visit St. Sofia Church, a classic Orthodox Byzantine church, dominating the Old Town, demonstrates the link between Byzantine and Italian Renaissance art. Other visits include: Saint Painteleimon Church, The Holy Virgin of Peribleptos Church, Icon Gallery, and old Bazaar.Day 8: Drive to Stobi, archaeological site in Macedonia. Afterwards depart for Skopje. Visit the old Turkish bazaar, Mahmut Pasha Hammam, the memorial house of Mother Teresa, stone bridge and the Macedonia Plaza.Day 9: Visiting wonderful Gadima Cave. Next visit the 1389 Kosovo Battlefield and Sultan Murat’s grave. Visit Gracanica. Visit Ulpiana.Day 10: Visit Prizren, a true open air museum, one of the most beautiful towns of Kosovo. Rahoveci renowned wines; afterwards head towards Peja.Day 11: Drive to North West Kosovo and Montenegro takes us to Kolašin which is Montenegro's most famous ski resort, and its capital Podgorica. Day 12: Visit The Old City of Kotor. Cetinje is a town of immense historical heritage, founded in the 15th century. Day 13: On the way stop for a photo at Sveti Stefan. Afterwards proceed to Shkodra centre of Roman Catholicism in Albania. Overnight in Tirana.Day 14: Tirana-Airport

$6.09 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Arrival or Departure Transfer: Podgorica Airport

Just as you arrive to Podgorica International Airport, your driver will greet you with a name plate and transfer to your hotel in the Podgorica city center. This is a private transfer which means that you will not share a car with anyone apart from your booking. The cars used for this service are less than 5 years old. Private transfers can make your stay much more simple and enjoyable. Don't go through all the stress of taking a taxi or facing long shuttle queues and make the best of your journey from the moment you arrive to Podgorica Airport. The driver is well trained and will make sure that you have a smooth ride from door to door.