Day trip

Montenegro: Durmitor, Tara & Ostrog Monastery Day Trip

Activity provider:360 Monte
Day trip

Montenegro: Durmitor, Tara & Ostrog Monastery Day Trip

Activity provider:360 Monte
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From US$ 68.57 per person

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Meet the beautiful coastline of Kotor Bay, before ascending to the high elevations of Durmitor Mountain. Admire the deepest canyon in Europe, Tara canyon and hike around Black lake before visiting Ostrog Monastery.

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Duration 13 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup optional
In front of the hotel/accommodation noted in booking details.
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    Starting location:


  • Bus / coach

    (20 minutes)

  • Perast

    Photo stop (10 minutes)

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    Bay of Kotor

    Photo stop

  • Bus / coach

    (1 hour)

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  • Bus / coach

    (80 minutes)

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    Tara River

    Photo stop

  • Bus / coach

    (1.5 hours)

  • Žabljak, Montenegro

    Breakfast, Free time (1 hour)

  • Bus / coach

    (1 hour)

  • Ostrog Monastery

    Breakfast, Sightseeing (1 hour)

  • Bus / coach

    (2 hours)

  • Arrive back at:


Main stop
Other stop

For reference only. Itineraries are subject to change.

  • Explore the wild beauty of North Montenegro
  • Take a perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Tour with an informative, friendly, and professional tour guide
  • Visit Boka Bay Viewpoint
  • Be amazed by Ostrog Monastery
Full description

See the picturesque countryside of Montenegro on a guided day trip from Kotor, Budva, Tivat, or Herceg Novi with optional hotel transfers. Admire clear lakes, spectacular coasts, the famous Ostrog Monastery, and more.

Take your first photo stop shortly after leaving Kotor and capture the beauty of two nearby islands, Our Lady of the Rocks and Saint George. Move to higher elevations for a second photo stop above Risan Bay.

Continue to Nikšić, the second biggest city in Montenegro, and make another stop for pictures at the artificial Salty Lake. Take a much-needed breakfast break after your morning sightseeing and enjoy some tasty local food and drink (not included in the tour cost).

Drive towards Mount Durmitor, where rocky peaks rise high into the sky. Pass dense pine and colorful deciduous forest. Stop at Đurđevića Tara Bridge, the highest in Europe when built in 1940. Cross the 365-meter-long bridge, 172 meters above the canyon floor if you´d like.

Proceed to the hidden jewel of Durmitor National Park, the majestic Black Lake, among 18 glacial lakes above 1,500 meters on Durmitor Mountain. Altogether they are called "Mountain Eyes". Embark on a hike on the 4-kilometer trail around the lake.

Stop at Žabljak, the highest town in the Balkans, located at 1,450 meters above sea level. Dine on a lunch of traditional Montenegrin food. Afterward, hit the road towards the most visited spiritual site in Montenegro, the Ostrog Monastery.

Begin your ascent up the narrow and winding road close to sunset, enjoying spectacular views of the highly-perched monastery. View the relics of the monk Vasilije Ostroški, who founded the place. Return to Kotor at the end of your tour.

  • Full-day transportation by minivan or minibus from Kotor, Budva, Tivat or Herceg Novi
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees to NP Durmitor (5€ per person)
  • Food and drinks (breakfast from 3.50€, lunch from 7€)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Camera
  • Water

Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 467 reviews

Review summary

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Great experience. If you get the chance, do it! Especially the guide - Nina - is awesome. So much fun. Really knowledgeable with a lot of information on the places we visited. The food stops were good as well. Great breakfast. The ride was comfy and the stops were well planned and there was free time in between to roam around. All in all an amazing experience.

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June 5, 2023

This day is worth doing, not only did we have a great group our Guide was incredible, she was was talkative, made everyone feel welcome and went above and beyond to make sure everyone enjoyed their day. She was the highlight of the day on 2.6.2023. In regards to the trip it is a must do, you see so much of Montenegro, the food is incredible and the scenery is Jaw - dropping.

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June 3, 2023

The trip was excellent and well worth your money. its a must for people interested in montenegrin history and nature. you will go to the durmitor national park for 1.5 hours instead of 1 hour and it's wonderful nature. there are also plenty other stops that are gorgeous but this was my highlight. the host Luka was funny, relaxed and approachable and knowledgable

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June 2, 2023

Product ID: 215937