Welcome to Sveti Stefan

Sveti Stefan is also the name of the township that’s sprung up onshore. From its steep slopes, you can admire the iconic island to your heart’s content. On the downside, parking is difficult, there are lots of steps and there's little in the way of shops. Families will be delighted to discover an excellent (and free) playground near the Olive restaurant.

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$2340.55 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

$1940.94 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Balkan Tours

Day 1: Meet at airport and transfer to Tirana. Visit: Clock Tower, Scanderbeg Square, National Historic Museum,National Art Gallery, National Archaeological Museum of Albania, Resurrection of Christ Orthodox Cathedral, Saint Paul Catholic Cathedral. Overnight in Tirana.   Day 2: After breakfast we will proceed to Kruja. Visit: Kruja Castle. Old pazar and then we drive to Vlora and in Vlora we will visit the Independence. Overnight in Vlora.  Day 3: After breakfast we depart to Saranda through the spectacular Albanian Riviera, the to the ancient city of Butrint another UNESCO. Overnight in Saranda.  Day 4: After Breakfast we depart to Gjirokastra, UNESCO as a World Heritage. One short stop to Blue Eye. Afterwards in Gjirokastra we visit the fortress, Arms Museum, Ethnographic Museum. Overnight in Gjirokastra. Day 5: After breakfast depart for Berat. We visit the Castle and the Onufri Museum,the Leaden Mosque, the King's Mosque, the Bachelor's Mosque and the Alveti Tekke. Overnight in Berat. Day 6: After breakfast depart for to the city of Ohrid. First we stop to Struga famous for its wall of water where the Black Drin River flows out of Lake Ohrid. Overnight in Ohrid.  Day 7: After breakfast visit: Church St. Sofia, St. Clement, Old Town, St. John at Kaneo, Samuil fortress, Saint Painteleimon Church, The Holy Virgin of Peribleptos Church, Icon Gallery, and old Bazaar. Overnight in Ohrid.  Day 8: After the breakfast we depart for Skopje. Visit, The old Turkish bazaar, Mahmut Pasha Hamma, Mother Teresa house, Stone Bridge, Macedonia Plaza. Overnight in Skopje.Day 9: After breakfast we drive to Prishtina. Visit Gracanica, Ulpiana an ancient Roman, Sultan Murat’s grave. Overnight in Prishtina.  Day 10: After breakfast we drive to visit Prizren, the most beautiful towns of Kosovo. Then we drive to Peja and we will visit, Decani Monastery, UNESCO World Heritage. Overnight in Peja.Day 11:After breakfast we drive to Montenegro. Then we continue on the coastal area around Budva. Overnight in Budva.  Day 12:After breakfast drive to visit The Old City of Kotor. Then we drive to Cetinje and Cetinje is a town of immense historical heritage. Overnight in Budva.Day 13: After breakfast drive to Shkodra. On the way stop for a photo at Sveti Stefan. Afterwards proceed to Shkodra centre. Visit the pedestrian area. After lunch return to Tirana. Overnight in Tirana.  Day 14: After breakfast transfer to Airport. 

$76.50 Shore Excursions

Kotor Port to Budva and Sveti Stefan Small-Group Day Trip

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Bay of Kotor, Kotor, Kotor MunicipalityAfter you met with us, your excursion will start with a short drive.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Semi island Sveti StefanFirst visit of today will be to the 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.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Budva City Walls, Budva, Budva MunicipalityAfter the photo stop above this island you will visit the oldest settlement on our coast, 2,500 year old Budva. You can walk through the narrow streets and small squares of a fortified medieval town, mostly influenced by the ancient republic of Venice. The layers of the numerous civilizations that have occupied this area show an interesting view into the history of Budva: Romans, Byzantines, Slaves etc. The most important buildings and constructions in the Old Town are the churches of St. John, Holy Trinity, Holy Mary in Punta, St. Sava, the citadel fortress, and the town walls.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Bay of Kotor, Kotor, Kotor MunicipalityAfter visited the Budva, you will drive back to Kotor and your excursion will be finished at the Kotor port.Duration: 30 minutes

$89.06 Private & Custom Tours

Private tour from Dubrovnik to Montenegro with ANAVI

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Anavi Tours and Transfers, Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaDeparture from Dubrovnik is at 08:00. Our driver will drive you along the Konavle valley to the border, and then to Perast along the bay of Boka Kotorska. If you want to take some coffee, or photos, or something to eat, the driver will stop at your request. Stop At: Perast Museum, Perast, Kotor MunicipalityExpected arrival at Perast is around 10:00. In Perast you will be able to take some walk or to go to the island Our Lady of the Rock. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Kotor Old City, Kotor, Kotor MunicipalityAfter Perast we are going to visit old Kotor, town surrounded by city walls that are the third longest in the World. We'll stay in Kotor for about 2 hours.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Budva City Walls, Budva, Budva MunicipalityBudva is our last destination on this tour. In Budva, you'll be able visit the Old town and walk along the promenade. Departure from Budva is around 17:00 and the expected arrival in Dubrovnik around 20:00.Duration: 2 hours

$302.56 Day Trips & Excursions

Montenegro Coast Experience from Dubrovnik (private)

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.8am - 11am Drive to Kotor with a panoramic stop11:30am - 1:00pm Free time in Kotor1pm - 1:20pm Drive from Kotor to Budva1:20pm - 3:30pm Free time in Budva3pm - 6pm Drive from Budva to Dubrovnik6pm Arrival in Dubrovnik

$1427.18 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Bike & Boat

Day 1  KOTOR  Get settled in your cabin before welcome drink and dinner. Overnight at dock/anchor depending of the availability. DDay 2  KOTOR - HERCEG NOVI After breakfast we have a guided visit of the Old Town of Kotor, an UNESCO World Heritage site. The town is a medieval maze of museums, churches, cafe-strewn squares and Venetian palaces and pillories. Is a unique place to see for the position and history. We live Kotor in direction of Sveti Marko island for lunch onboard and swimming. In afternoon we arrive in Herceg Novi. B,LDay 3  HERCEG NOVI - BUDVA Our first bike tour start in Lustica Peninsula  through ancient olives groves, stone fishing villages and uncontaminated nature. Refresh yourself swimming in Traste Bay and enjoy lunch onboard. You will have rest part of the day to explore Budva, one of the oldest settlements on the Adriatic coast, over 2,500 years old. B,LDay 4  BUDVA - BAR In the morning transfer to “ Obzovica”.  We start our bike tour in  “ Rijeka Crnojevica” , situated on the river with the same name, which makes a delta in Skadar Lake. This picturesque place will impress you with its unique ambience and quietness. Arriving onboard before lunch, with a stop for swimming in Sveti Stefan. We arrive in evening in Bar marina. B,LDay 5  BAR - BIGOVA Bike tour of the today is in Virpazar. This little get-away spot sits on the west side of Skadar Lake and is nestled among a number of shorter, but still impressive mountain peaks. Visit to the winery and lunch with traditional local cuisine. We arrive in evening in Bigova, a small fisherman village.  B,LDay 6  BIGOVA - TIVAT Today we go to Njegusi for our bike tour on the Lovcen road, often described as one of the world’s most scenic routes, to the peak where the Njegoš Mausoleum is located at. Lunch on board in one of the most beautiful bays, Zanjice, exploring the Blue Cave and Arza island, before our arrival in Tivat. B,LDay 7   TIVAT - PERAST For our last guided tour we go to Vrmac, a natural devider between Tivat and Kotor bay. It is mostly undeveloped and historically an important strategic location. Lunch on board with a view of Solila Bay, near Sveti Marko island. Upon arrival to Perast, stop to visit Gospa od Skrpjela (Lady of Skrpljel), unique tourist attraction. You can’t miss to visit St. Nikola church in Perast and admire a stunning view from the top. Tonight, enjoy captain’s dinner onboard. B,L,DDay 8  PERAST - KOTOR In the morning sail to Kotor for disembarkation and breakfast on board. Transfer to the airport. B