Explore Budva: bucket list for traveler

Explore Budva: bucket list for travelerBucket list of Budva Montenegro. Photo by Ender Vatan

Budva bucket list

More famous as a party destination in the Balkans, Budva still has a lot more to offer. The city, located on Europe’s most beautiful coastline, with a rich and majestic architectural style, makes it one of the most popular tourist destinations in Montenegro. This dreamy Adriatic coast getaway is blessed by a harmonious mix of stunning natural beauty and impressive cultural heritage you are invited to enjoy.

Things not to miss in Budva

  • Get lost in the twisted alleys of Budva’s Old Town that still keeps the vibes of tumultuous history since the 5th century BC.
  • Find hidden paradise on Mogren Beach, one of the most beautiful coastlines in Montenegro and the Balkans. 
  • Take a boat to local Hawaii or Sveti Nikola, a beautiful island with tropical turquoise water and cliffs.
  • Find out what it fills like partying till sunrise in Top Hill club, famous throughout Europe. 
  • Walk on the city walls to feel the breeze from the sea and the streets of the Old Town from above.

Eat like a local in Budva

  • Experience fine dining in Konoba Stari Grad, a traditional restaurant with Montenegrin coastal dishes.
  • For wine and tapas, stop by Smsom, a hidden gem in the Old Town that offers a mixture of middle eastern cuisine. 
  • Taste fresh seafood in Pržno, an idyllic little cove with an open terrace overlooking the seaside.
  • Have coffee or lunch in Snack bar Vihor and enjoy the soft purring of cats.
  • Hidden in the streets of the Old Town, Casper will be your ideal chill-out spot for evenings.

Where to stay in Budva

  • Make the most of your stay, embracing the luxury and show-stopping views from the 5-star Boutique Hotel Vissi d’Arte.
  • 4-star Hotel Giardino is a lovely place with a cozy atmosphere for a romantic stay.
  • Don’t pay much for accommodation and privacy in the Vila L Budva 3-star hotel. 
  • Montenegro Hostel B&B Budva is a fantastic option for couples and single travelers to save on a stay and make new friends. 
  • Take a day trip to the Sveti Stefan islet to explore the territory and find out what it feels like to stay in a luxurious Aman Hotels and Resorts.

Budva hotels map with room prices

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