A taste of Albania in Montenegro.
Once a city state and a major maritime power, Ulcinj is a buzzing seaside resort with a distinctly Albanian feel.
Make Ulcinj the first stop on your trip.
Add cities to your trip and we will prepare a customized quote for you based on your selections.
The name Ulcinj may look a little strange at first. But this is a gorgeous city on the Adriatic that will welcome you with open arms. Ulcinj is a destination rich in variety. There are different cultures, landscapes and activities. It’s an ancient city with a rich contemporary cultural life. It's also a beach destination with hills just beyond. It's the perfect place to relax, or to find some outdoor adventures. In short, it’s a destination where you can enjoy your own unique vacation, no matter what you’re looking for.
If you’ve traveled in the region, you’ll know about the beautiful natural landscapes of Ulcinj and its surroundings. Don't miss the stunning Old Town, with its marvelous ancient architecture. There's a rich cultural life here, with music, art and theater performances happening regularly in dynamic venues throughout the city. Established in 5 BC, Ulcinj is a place that reveres its past. It’s not surprising that there’s so much variety here. Ulcinj is a city where different regions meet. There’s a mix of the Mediterranean and Europe, the Orient and the West. All that variety makes for a rich destination to visit. Whether you’re interested in history, culture or the great outdoors, you'll find it here.
"I already raved to so many friends, because quite simply it was the BEST, to venture into a part of the world quite foreign to each of us was made a wondrous adventure, we were in capable hands with everyone we encountered."
Lynn, Deb, Nancy & Cindi
"Great all-around service, from initial planning through the last day of our trip. Cheerful delivery of prompt and comprehensive answers to all questions posed. Our drivers were careful at all times. We felt extremely safe. Our guides, especially to and in Albania, were exceptional."
Jake, Doreen & Margot
Things to do in Ulcinj
The Adriatic is one of the main attractions here, and there are numerous opportunities for swimming, boating and fishing, with picturesque seaside destinations both in the city and up and down the coast. You can also explore the historic secrets of the city with the help of a knowledgeable local guide who will make the region’s past come alive for you. Of course, the seafood here is marvelous and there are more than enough opportunities to sample the local food and wine. This is a unique destination for everything from relaxation to adventure.
Click the Photos to View Slide Show.