Is Budva Expensive?

Is Budva expensive to visit?

Budva is a moderately priced destination with an average daily cost of $97. Compared to the rest of Europe, which is known to be an expensive region, it is a reasonably affordable place to visit. It's ranked in the top 25% of cities in Europe for its affordability, comparable to places like San Sebastian and Gothenburg.

Budva, Montenegro

How expensive is Budva?

The average cost of traveling to Budva can vary widely based on many factors, but our calculations based on previous travlers show that the average daily cost is $97 (U.S. Dollars). Your travel style, accommodation preferences, dining choices, and trip duration can alter your individual budget, as you can find a wide array of accommodation, food, and entertainment options available for your visit. Sticking to mid-range hotels, affordable restaurants, and public transit when available can keep your costs close to this calculated average. See more travel costs for Budva here.

How expensive is a weekend trip (three days) to Budva?

Based on our calculations from previous travelers, a weekend trip to Budva will cost around $291 per person. This amount includes sightseeing activities, hotels, restaurants, local transportation, and other travel expenses. For two people, a weekend trip would cost $582.

How expensive is a one week (7-day) trip to Budva?

On average, a one week trip to Budva costs about $679 per person. This is based on the previous expenses of actual travelers, and includes accommodation, food, activities, local transportation, and more. For two people, a one week trip costs $1,358.

Is it expensive to backpack in Budva?

While Budva attracts a few backpackers, traveling on a budget can be challenging because there are only a few hostels around town. The average cost of a hostel in Budva is $15 per night. The cheapest beds cost about $11 and the most expensive rooms cost around $18. (See hostel prices in Budva here.)

Here are a few sample prices from popular hostels in Budva.

  • $18 for a dorm bed at Freedom Hostel

Are hotels expensive in Budva?

Hotel prices in Budva are very affordable compared to hotels in other cities. You can expect to spend about $46 per night for a room on average. There are around [5_STAR_COUNT] five star hotels in the city and they average [5_STAR_PRICE] per night. Three star hotels average $47 a night and two star hotels average $28 per night.

Hotels by star rating in Budva
Rating Number of Hotels Average Hotel Price
4 stars 35 $75
3 stars 93 $47
2 stars 9 $28
1 star 12 $37
No rating 1 $26

Slovenska Obala 23, Budva
Overall Rating 9.7
Mediteranska 2, Budva
Overall Rating 8.7

How expensive are sightseeing activities in Budva?

Activities and things to do in Budva can vary in price depending on the type of activity, length, and location. Below are a number of popular activities to give you an idea of what to expect when visiting. Generally, previous travelers have spent $24 per day on sightseeing activities and things to do when visiting, which is more than the country's average of $17.

    • Great Cruise From Budva to Boka Bay in a Day: $59
    • Unique lunch experience with locals in high hills above Budva!: $122
    • Skadar Lake on kayaks Experience with Spectacular Views: $99
    • Night Lights Kayak Adventure : $44
    • Soul of Montenegro: Kotor, Lovcen and Cetinje Day Tour: $59
    • Budva 1 hour Private walking tour: $67
    • Budva City Tour: $111
    • Canyoning Međureč river - Extreme Adventure in Bar City : $161

    Is food expensive in Budva?

    Food in Budva can vary in price depending on the restaurant and food options available. Generally, other travelers have spent $33 on food per person per day, which is less than the country's average of $39. To save money, eat at less expensive restaurants, try street food, or cook your own meals when possible.

    Is transportation expensive in Budva?

    Local transportation in Budva can vary in price depending on the type of transit used. Generally, other travelers have spent $22 on local transportation per person per day, which is more than the country's average of $17. To save money, take public transit whenever possible, as it will almost always be cheaper than a taxi or private driver.

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