A Travel Price Comparison for Families, Couples, and Backpackers Stratford-upon-Avon vs. Kotor for Food, Old Town, Couples, and Families

Should you visit Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

Which city is more affordable and which is best for your travel style? If you're trying to figure out where to go next, comparing the travel costs between Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor can help you decide which place is right for you.

Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon is a charming, historic, and quaint town. As this is a charming small town, visitors also come to explore the sights and local activities. It's also known for food and theater.

Kotor

Kotor is a peaceful, remote, and dramatic coastal town. You'll find plenty of local activities in this small town. It's considered by many to be an absolutely beautiful destination, too. It also has a unique and quaint vibe that attracts lots of visitors. Visitors also love the scuba diving and snorkeling, beaches, and hiking.

Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor: Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Popular museums and historical sights
  • Numerous theater shows
  • Family-friendly
  • Good for couples and romance
  • Small town charm
Things to Consider
  • Less popular for food
  • Less popular old town
  • Less popular with backpackers
  • Less walkable
Pros
  • Popular for food and cuisine
  • Active nightlife
  • Nice resorts
  • Good scuba and snorkeling destination
  • Popular beach
  • Scenic old town
  • Good for hiking
  • Family-friendly
  • Good for couples and romance
  • Good for backpackers and budget travelers
  • Very walkable
  • Small town charm
  • Impressive beauty
  • Quaint atmosphere


Is there more to do in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Travelers will usually find more to do in Kotor. Although Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor are popular destinations, Kotor has more sights and attractions for tourists. Kotor is very popular for its food, nightlife, resorts, scuba diving & snorkeling, beaches, historical sights, hiking, small town charm, impressive beauty, and quaint atmosphere, while Stratford-upon-Avon attracts visitors for its museums and theatre productions. Kotor is more touristy than Stratford-upon-Avon and is popular for its medieval old town and its dramatic setting on the coastline surrounded by limestone cliffs. It is also well known for The Cathedral of Saint Tryphon (Kotor Cathedral). Stratford-upon-Avon is famous for its status as the birthplace of William Shakespeare.

How is Stratford-upon-Avon different from Kotor?

Which is Better for a Holiday?

Let's take a look at the differences and similarities between Kotor and Stratford-upon-Avon. Then, you can decide for yourself which place is better for your next trip.

Are the Museums and Historical Sights Better in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Stratford-upon-Avon is a town with a few options for its museums and landmarks. However, Kotor does not have museums and landmarks.

Stratford-upon-Avon offers a handful of options for museums and historical sights. Many visitors make a point of seeing Shakespeare's Birthplace, Hall's Croft, and Anne Hathaway's Cottage.

Kotor does not have museums and landmarks.


Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Theater?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Stratford-upon-Avon is a world-class destination for theatre. However, Kotor is not a theatre destination.

The theater scene in Stratford-upon-Avon is world-class. Shakespeare enthusiasts must check out a Shakespeare play at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. There are often tickets available the day of for a reduced price.

Kotor is not a theatre destination.

Is the Food Better in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor? Which Destination has the Best Restaurants?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is an unbeatable place for its restaurants. Also, Stratford-upon-Avon is not quite as popular, but is fairly good for its restaurant scene.

Kotor has long been recognized as a culinary destination with great restaurants. Food is fresh and hearty, with many dishes including meats, cheeses, and bread. Popular local dishes include börek, black risotto, and pasulj (a type of baked beans prepared with meats and spices). Seafood is an obvious choice around town as well. Ask for whatever is fresh and enjoy a delicious meal. There are also a number of dessert cafes where you can enjoy pastries at a very affordable price.

There are many up and coming restaurants in the Stratford-upon-Avon area. The town center has a few nice restaurants including seafood, Italian food, Indian food, and cafes where you can enjoy high tea.

Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Nightlife?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is a decent place to visit for nightlife and partying. However, Stratford-upon-Avon is not a destination with noteworthy nightlife.

Those looking for nightlife will find a few places to hang out in Kotor. It has some of the best nightlife in Montenegro, but outside of the summer months you'll find things are very calm. Head to the old town for the highest concentration of bars and clubs.

Stratford-upon-Avon is not a destination with noteworthy nightlife.


Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Resorts?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is a decent place to visit for its luxury resorts. However, Stratford-upon-Avon is not a resort destination.

Not known for its high-end resorts, Kotor offers a few options. The town has mostly boutique hotels and apartments, particularly if you want to stay in old town.

Stratford-upon-Avon is not a resort destination.

Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Scuba Diving and Snorkeling?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is very good for its diving and snorkeling. However, Stratford-upon-Avon is not a scuba or snorkeling destination.

It's worth going snorkeling or scuba diving in Kotor. It's possible to book snorkeling trips with a local vendor, or you can pack your own mask and snorkel and venture into the water on your own.

Stratford-upon-Avon is not a scuba or snorkeling destination.

Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Beaches?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is very good for the beache. However, Stratford-upon-Avon is not a beach destination.

Many people head to Kotor to enjoy the beach. Like many parts of the Mediterranean, the beaches are rocky and pebbly. Many of the beaches are small and quiet, giving them a personal and discovered vibe which many travelers appreciate.

Stratford-upon-Avon is not a beach destination.


Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for its Old Town?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is an unbeatable place for its old town. Also, Stratford-upon-Avon is not quite as popular, but is fairly good for its historic old town charm.

With a famous historical old-town, Kotor offers plenty to see. The city walls and compact historic area make the old town a unique place to explore.

Stratford-upon-Avon offers a nice historic old town area. The old town has a few highlights including Shakespeare's birthplace, and several museums.

Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Hiking?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is an unbeatable place for its hiking trails. However, Stratford-upon-Avon is not a hiking destination.

Many people visit Kotor specifically for its hiking. The dramatic cliffs and sea views create some of the most beautiful coastal hikes that you'll find. Trails range from walking paths to more strenuous routes like the Ladder of Kotor Hike, which has many switchbacks and stunning views.

Stratford-upon-Avon is not a hiking destination.

Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Families?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

You'll find nice kid-friendly activities in either Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor.

Stratford-upon-Avon is a family-friendly town. This small town has a ferris wheel that offers beautiful views. There's also a the Stratford Butterfly Farm, which is a beautiful setting and if you stand still enough, you might even be lucky enough to have one land on your shoulder. You can also check out Tudor World, the MAD Museum, or one of the playgrounds around town.

You'll find plenty of kid-friendly things to do in Kotor. Kids will enjoy wandering the streets of old town, exploring the city's fortress, or making their way around the city walls. There are a few beaches to explore, but they are a bit rocky. It's also fun to get out on the water on a boat ride.


Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Couples?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is a very popular place for its romantic activities. Also, Stratford-upon-Avon is not quite as popular, but is fairly good for couples.

Kotor makes for a fun place to visit for a couple. The charming old town, picturesque views, and quaint personality of the town make this a great couple's get away. Whether you want to lounge on the water's edge or soak up the unique culture, there are many hidden sides to the coastal town.

Stratford-upon-Avon is a good town for couples to visit. The charming town offers a few nice restaurants where you can enjoy a meal. For a lovely date night, check out a Shakespeare play at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. During the day, wander around the old town or stroll down the river and enjoy the beautiful outdoor setting. Many residents have converted properties into Bed and Breakfasts, so there are a number of cute and affordable places where couples can stay.

Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Backpackers and Budget Travelers?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is a very popular place for backpackers and budget travelers. However, Stratford-upon-Avon is lacking in good options for backpackers.

Many backpackers visit Kotor. The town is affordable and reasonably accessible, making it a great option for backpackers. It's not as touristy as some of the more popular coastal towns in the area, so you can enjoy a bit of authenticity without spending big bucks.

Stratford-upon-Avon is not the best destination for backpackers and budget travelers due to its high prices. Most backpackers skip this town for the more lively cities. There are affordable places to stay, but no real hostels in town.

Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor Better for Public Transit? Which Is Easier to Get Around Without a Car?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Visitors will find reasonable public transit in both Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor.

Public transit is mostly limited in Stratford-upon-Avon. The train station is a bit removed from the town center, but because the town is so small, it's still possible to reach it on foot from most places.

Public transit is generally limited in Kotor. Cars aren't allowed in the old town, but you can travel to nearby town's by bus. Most leave from the town's main bus station with higher frequency during the summer months.


Is Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor a more walkable city?

Stratford-upon-Avon
Kotor

Kotor is an unbeatable place for its high level of walkability. Also, Stratford-upon-Avon is not quite as popular, but is fairly good for its ease of walking around.

It's very easy to get around on foot in Kotor. The old town is best explored on foot.

Stratford-upon-Avon is a somewhat walkable town. It's easy to stroll around town on foot, but there aren't many pedestrian only areas. Head for the river for some of the nicest walking areas.

For even more information, also check out Is Stratford-upon-Avon Worth Visiting? and Is Kotor Worth Visiting?.

Should I spend more time in Kotor or Stratford-upon-Avon?

How long in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

It's fun to spend time in either Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor. Generally, people tend to spend more time in Kotor due to the larger number of activities and things to do. Usually, 1-2 days is a good amount of time for Stratford-upon-Avon, and 3-4 days is enough time in Kotor.

Families should spend more time in Kotor than Stratford-upon-Avon. Because of the many family-friendly attractions and fun things to do for kids in Kotor, it's a great place to visit with the whole family.

Couples should spend more time in Kotor than Stratford-upon-Avon. You'll find plenty of romantic sights and fun activities in Kotor that are perfect for a weekend getaway or a longer couple's trip.

Backpackers and budget travelers should spend more time in Kotor than Stratford-upon-Avon if your budget allows for it. With a larger number of budget-friendly sights, good nightlife, and active things to do, anyone traveling on a budget would have a good time in Kotor.


  • How many days in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor? Ideal Length of Stay
    Stratford-upon-Avon 1-2 
    Kotor 3-4

One day in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Even though Stratford-upon-Avon is a small town, it has plenty of activities to choose from. Lots of people come for the theater. This town offers a variety of activities to choose from. Because of this, one day is usually enough time for a trip here.

In Kotor, many people enjoy the food and scuba diving and snorkeling that this quaint small town offers. Visiting the old town is also a must. One day is usually not enough time for a trip here as there is plenty to do. It will give you the chance to have new experiences.

A weekend in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

It's hard to know how much time to spend in Stratford-upon-Avon. For many, it makes a great getaway for a weekend. This would be the perfect place to spend a weekend, as it has just the right amount of activities. The length of your ideal trip is an individual decision.

Many people visit Kotor for a weekend. Hikers are also drawn to this area. Since there is so much to do in the area, a weekend is probably not enough for all of it. Take your pick from the many activities offered here.


Five days in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Stratford-upon-Avon is a fun place to experience. Stratford-upon-Avon is a small town, so it's a great destination if you're short on time. Lots of people come for the theater. Most people find that five days is more than enough time to see everything.

The beautiful small town of Kotor offers food and scuba diving and snorkeling. The entire region has so many activities, and you'll want time to do everything. Exploring the old town is a popular activity. Five days is plenty of time to see everything, even with extra days to spare.

A week in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Stratford-upon-Avon is a small town, so you can explore the area with less time. Take your pick from the many activities offered here. Lots of people come for the theater. One week is plenty of time to see everything, even with extra days to spare.

Many people enjoy the scuba diving and snorkeling and food when visiting Kotor. Make sure you visit the old town while you're here. This coastal town offers something for everyone. One week is usually plenty of time to spend here with extra days to spare. With this much time, visitors often visit nearby destinations or take day trips.


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Which place is cheaper, Kotor or Stratford-upon-Avon?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Stratford-upon-Avon is £144, while the average daily cost in Kotor is £85. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each destination. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor in more detail.



Accommodation
  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Stratford-upon-Avon £87
    Kotor £42
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Stratford-upon-Avon £174
    Kotor £84
Compare Hotels in Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor

Looking for a hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor? Prices vary by location, date, season, and the level of luxury. See below for options and compare which is best for your budget and travel style.

Hotels in Stratford-upon-Avon


Hotels in Kotor


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Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Stratford-upon-Avon £13
    Kotor £7.93

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Stratford-upon-Avon

Also for Stratford-upon-Avon, here are a few examples of actual transportation services:

  • Stratford-upon-Avon To London Heathrow Airport Private Transfer Service: $277

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Kotor

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Kotor:

  • Transfer service: $133
  • Transfer from Tivat airport to Dubrovnik city: $97
  • Transfer from Tivat Airport to Budva: $66
  • Transfer Tivat Airport to Kotor old town : $55
  • Transfer Tivat Airport - Kotor Old Town (and viceversa): $54
  • Transfer Portonovi / Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik Old Town: $254
  • Tivat to Kotor one way transfer: $103
  • Tivat hotels to Kotor Cruise Port - Departure Private Transfer: $17
  • Tivat Airport (TIV): Private Transfer to Kotor Cruise Port: $91
  • Private transfers from Kotor to Podgorica Airport and City: $53
  • Private transfer from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik airport: $122
  • Private transfer Tivat(Kotor)-Dubrovnik: $149

Is it cheaper to fly into Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Prices for flights to both Kotor and Stratford-upon-Avon change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.





Food
  • Food Meals for one day
    Stratford-upon-Avon £39
    Kotor £36
Typical Food Prices in Stratford-upon-Avon

For Stratford-upon-Avon, here are some examples of average food and meal prices for travelers:


  • Cheese & Crackers
    £7.00

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Stratford-upon-Avon

For Stratford-upon-Avon, here are some samples of tours and activities related to meals and dining experiences:

  • Shakespearean Cooking Experience in Stratford-upon-Avon: $166
  • Pasta Making Experience - Cooking Class: $179

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Kotor

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Kotor.

  • 3 Hour Kotor Food Tour - Rick Steves' Recommended: $155
  • The 10 Tastings of Kotor Private Food Tour : $176
  • Kotor private cooking class with lunch and Old town guided tour: $229
  • Kotor and Perast Private Tour with Cooking Class and Boat Ride: $265
  • Cooking class in a local home & old town walking tour: $310

Entertainment
  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Stratford-upon-Avon £21
    Kotor £7.12
Typical Entertainment Prices in Stratford-upon-Avon

Below are a few sample prices from actual travelers for Stratford-upon-Avon's activities, tours, and tickets:


  • Warwick Castle (2)
    £59
  • Lunch
    £12
  • Lunch for 2
    £17

Tours and Activities in Stratford-upon-Avon

For Stratford-upon-Avon, here are a few prices for actual activities, tours, and tickets provided by various companies:

  • A Self-Guided Tour of Coventry’s Cathedral Quarter: $6.99
  • Shakespeare’s A Self-Guided Audio Tour: $8.99
  • City Exploration Self-Guided Audio Tour: $8.99
  • Stratford-Upon-Avon Audio Walking Tour: Shakespeare's Life: $9.04
  • Warwick Self-Guided Immersive Audio Walking Tour: $9.06
  • Tudor World Museum Entrance Ticket: $10
  • Explore A Self-Guided Audio Tour: $11
  • Shakespeare & Hathaway TV Sites Tour: $11
  • Shakespeare and Hathaway 2-Hour Self Guided Audio Tour: $12
  • Historical Walking Tour: $13
  • The Sinister Side of Shakespeare's Stratford Walking Tour: $13
  • The WalkTalkShow.co.uk - Guided Tour of Stratford upon Avon: $13

Tours and Activities in Kotor

Here are a few actual costs in Kotor for available activities, ticket prices, and tours:

  • "Adriatic Adventure: Blue Cave & Islands Speedboat Tour": $47
  • 1-Day Montenegro Hiking Tour to Durmitor National Park : $121
  • 3 Hours Speed Boat tour to the Blue Cave: $44
  • 3-Hour Blue Cave and Our Lady of the Rocks Private Speedboat Tour: $298
  • 3-Hour Private Tour in Blue Cave : $241
  • Adriatic Jewels Tour: Saint Stefan – Budva - Tivat : $248
  • Adventure park ’Lovcen’ and Njegos’s Mausoleum : $201
  • All inclusive - Lovcen tour: $133
  • Ancient Budva & Unique St.Stephen Private Tour: $94
  • Ancient to Modern Day Montenegro - Private Tour: $165
  • Bay of 2-Hour Stand Up Paddle Board Tour: $54
  • Bay of 2.5-Hour Kayak Tour: $54

Alcohol
  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Stratford-upon-Avon £13
    Kotor £7.29
Typical Alcohol Prices in Stratford-upon-Avon

Here are a few samples of the prices for alcohol and nightlife in Stratford-upon-Avon from other travelers:


  • Beers
    £8.00

Sample the Local Flavors in Stratford-upon-Avon

Also in Stratford-upon-Avon, these are the prices for nightlife and alcohol related activities from various tour providers:

  • Shakespeare Distillery Tour & Tasting (Gin & Rum): $25
  • Shakespeare Distillery Tour - 11am Ticket: $25
  • Shakespeare Distillery Tour - 1pm Ticket: $25

Sample the Local Flavors in Kotor

Some specific costs for nightlife related activities in Kotor:

  • Private tour: Homemade food and wine tasting at my family home: $133
  • Wine tasting and magical tour from Kotor, Budva, Tivat (Lovcen,Skadar lake): $277
  • Skadar Lake National Park with Wine Tasting: $434


When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor, we can see that Stratford-upon-Avon is more expensive. And not only is Kotor much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Kotor would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Kotor and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Stratford-upon-Avon would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Stratford-upon-Avon than you might in Kotor.

If you're trying to decide if either of these two destinations are within your price range, also see Is Stratford-upon-Avon Expensive? and Is Kotor Expensive?.


Which is Bigger, Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Stratford-upon-Avon has a larger population, and is about 4 times larger than the population of Kotor. When comparing the sizes of Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor, keep in mind that a larger population does not always imply the destination has more attractions or better activities. So, always research the type of place that you want to visit along with the activities and attractions that interest you.


When is the best time to visit Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor?

Both places have a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. As both cities are in the northern hemisphere, summer is in July and winter is in January.

Should I visit Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor in the Summer?

Both Kotor and Stratford-upon-Avon during the summer are popular places to visit. The summer months attract visitors to Stratford-upon-Avon because of the small town charm and the family-friendly experiences. Also, the beaches, snorkeling, the hiking, the small town charm, and the family-friendly experiences are the main draw to Kotor this time of year.

In July, Stratford-upon-Avon is generally much colder than Kotor. Daily temperatures in Stratford-upon-Avon average around 17°C (63°F), and Kotor fluctuates around 26°C (80°F).

In Kotor, it's very sunny this time of the year. In the summer, Stratford-upon-Avon often gets less sunshine than Kotor. Stratford-upon-Avon gets 195 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Kotor receives 341 hours of full sun.

Stratford-upon-Avon usually gets around the same amount of rain in July as Kotor. Stratford-upon-Avon gets 46 mm (1.8 in) of rain, while Kotor receives 47 mm (1.8 in) of rain this time of the year.


  • Summer Average Temperatures July
    Stratford-upon-Avon 17°C (63°F) 
    Kotor 26°C (80°F)

Should I visit Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor in the Autumn?

The autumn attracts plenty of travelers to both Stratford-upon-Avon and Kotor. The small town atmosphere are the main draw to Stratford-upon-Avon this time of year. Also, many travelers come to Kotor for the hiking trails, the small town atmosphere, and the natural beauty of the area.

Stratford-upon-Avon is much colder than Kotor in the autumn. The daily temperature in Stratford-upon-Avon averages around 11°C (52°F) in October, and Kotor fluctuates around 17°C (63°F).

People are often attracted to the plentiful sunshine in Kotor this time of the year. Stratford-upon-Avon usually receives less sunshine than Kotor during autumn. Stratford-upon-Avon gets 107 hours of sunny skies, while Kotor receives 203 hours of full sun in the autumn.

Kotor receives a lot of rain in the autumn. In October, Stratford-upon-Avon usually receives less rain than Kotor. Stratford-upon-Avon gets 58 mm (2.3 in) of rain, while Kotor receives 174 mm (6.9 in) of rain each month for the autumn.


  • Autumn Average Temperatures October
    Stratford-upon-Avon 11°C (52°F) 
    Kotor 17°C (63°F)

Should I visit Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor in the Winter?

The winter brings many poeple to Stratford-upon-Avon as well as Kotor. Many travelers come to Stratford-upon-Avon for the museums, the theater shows, and the cuisine. Also, many visitors come to Kotor in the winter for the cuisine.

Be prepared for some very cold days in Stratford-upon-Avon. In the winter, Stratford-upon-Avon is much colder than Kotor. Typically, the winter temperatures in Stratford-upon-Avon in January average around 3°C (38°F), and Kotor averages at about 6°C (42°F).

In the winter, Stratford-upon-Avon often gets less sunshine than Kotor. Stratford-upon-Avon gets 52 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Kotor receives 121 hours of full sun.

It's quite rainy in Kotor. Stratford-upon-Avon usually gets less rain in January than Kotor. Stratford-upon-Avon gets 52 mm (2 in) of rain, while Kotor receives 186 mm (7.3 in) of rain this time of the year.


  • Winter Average Temperatures January
    Stratford-upon-Avon 3°C (38°F) 
    Kotor 6°C (42°F)

Should I visit Stratford-upon-Avon or Kotor in the Spring?

Both Kotor and Stratford-upon-Avon are popular destinations to visit in the spring with plenty of activities. Many visitors come to Stratford-upon-Avon in the spring for the small town charm. Also, most visitors come to Kotor for the beaches, the small town charm, and the natural beauty during these months.

In April, Stratford-upon-Avon is generally much colder than Kotor. Daily temperatures in Stratford-upon-Avon average around 9°C (48°F), and Kotor fluctuates around 14°C (58°F).

Stratford-upon-Avon usually receives less sunshine than Kotor during spring. Stratford-upon-Avon gets 147 hours of sunny skies, while Kotor receives 194 hours of full sun in the spring.

It rains a lot this time of the year in Kotor. In April, Stratford-upon-Avon usually receives less rain than Kotor. Stratford-upon-Avon gets 45 mm (1.8 in) of rain, while Kotor receives 154 mm (6.1 in) of rain each month for the spring.


  • Spring Average Temperatures April
    Stratford-upon-Avon 9°C (48°F) 
    Kotor 14°C (58°F)

Typical Weather for Kotor and Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon Kotor
Temp (°C) Rain (mm) Temp (°C) Rain (mm)
Jan 3°C (38°F) 52 mm (2 in) 6°C (42°F) 186 mm (7.3 in)
Feb 4°C (40°F) 35 mm (1.4 in) 8°C (46°F) 172 mm (6.8 in)
Mar 6°C (42°F) 47 mm (1.9 in) 11°C (51°F) 173 mm (6.8 in)
Apr 9°C (48°F) 45 mm (1.8 in) 14°C (58°F) 154 mm (6.1 in)
May 12°C (53°F) 51 mm (2 in) 19°C (67°F) 83 mm (3.3 in)
Jun 15°C (59°F) 51 mm (2 in) 23°C (73°F) 64 mm (2.5 in)
Jul 17°C (63°F) 46 mm (1.8 in) 26°C (80°F) 47 mm (1.8 in)
Aug 17°C (62°F) 51 mm (2 in) 26°C (79°F) 74 mm (2.9 in)
Sep 14°C (58°F) 51 mm (2 in) 22°C (72°F) 130 mm (5.1 in)
Oct 11°C (52°F) 58 mm (2.3 in) 17°C (63°F) 174 mm (6.9 in)
Nov 7°C (45°F) 55 mm (2.2 in) 11°C (53°F) 224 mm (8.8 in)
Dec 5°C (40°F) 57 mm (2.2 in) 7°C (45°F) 215 mm (8.5 in)