Kotor and Perast in Montenegro are famous medieval cities. They conquer tourists with their architecture and sights. The cities are very picturesque
1-4 people 150 euro
groups on request
Included in price:
- comfortable car
- toll roads and parking
- boat to the island
Conducts a tour:
- licensed English-speaking guide
What to take:
- comfortable walking shoes
- swimming thing
- duration is 5+ hours
- suitable for all ages
EXCURSIONS TO KOTOR IN MONTENEGRO IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARE VERY POPULAR AMONG THE VISITORS. THE MOST BEAUTIFUL AND MOST VISITED CITIES ARE PERAST AND KOTOR. ALONG THE WAY FROM ONE TO THE ANOTHER CITY TOURISTS CAN STOP TO SEE VERY BEAUTIFUL ISLANDS: SAINT GEORGE AND OUR LADY OF THE ROCKS. AFTER THE TOUR THEY ARE MANY IMPRESSIONS THAT WILL STAY WITH YOU FOR A LONG TIME.
Which of the medieval cities you should visit first? The classic option is a tour from Perast. Perast is not that famous, but a beautiful and picturesque city. Tourists will be able to see a lot of historical architectural buildings.
Perast has the status of a city of seafarers, since, by order of Peter I, a maritime school for nobles was established in the city. At that time, trade flourished in Perast, and baroque palaces began to be built thanks to commercial income. Almost all the palaces that can be seen today during the tour of Perast, were created mostly during that period. Travelers will see palaces, museums, temples and churches on the streets of the medieval city. If you walk the streets for a long time, it is easy to get lost in time. This part of the local coastline deserves special attention – thousands of tourists visit it every year.
From the promenade of Perast, its islands are clearly visible. The most famous is the man-made Island of the Our Lady of the Rock. Its central object is the church of the same name, which is visited mainly by visitors. The temple acts as an unusual museum and stores special exhibits.
The temple keeps a working 300-year-old organ. Its clear sound is supported by specialists who carefully monitor the working condition. The temple has an altar, which in the old days was considered the most expensive in the world. The artifact is made of four varieties of marble, which in the past was valued more than gold. Some breeds today are very valuable and rare. Even in the temple you can find a 150-year-old chandelier made of Murano glass and amulets of sailors. An interesting attraction, for which many tourists come to the island, is the icon of the Virgin Mary by the needlewoman from Perast. A woman embroidered it for more than 25 years, and the hair of the Mother of God was embroidered from her own gray hair. There are many exhibits, and each has its own unique characteristics.
Further tourists will have a walking tour of Kotor with a visit to the most interesting places and sightseeing. As part of an Tour to Kotor, tourists will see all the architectural and natural attractions of the city, included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Many tourists, having arrived immediately here, are interested in: how to book boat excursions around the bay and bay from Kotor. Vacationers who arrived in the city as part of a group tour do not need to go through additional excursions – they saw the bay and the coast.
In Kotor it is easy to see a mosaic of different cultures. The city has survived several eras, you can learn more about eras from the guide. The village is already 2000 years old, it continues to be updated, maintaining its originality and uniqueness.
The tourists are most impressed by the Old Town – the historical center of Kotor. The center has preserved ancient buildings, temples. The most famous churches of the city: the monastery of St. Nicholas, the church of St. Luke, the Cathedral of St. Tryphon. In some places of the city it is easy to notice the most pronounced contrasts.
Why are tours to better with a guide?
Prices for tours to Kotor are still available, but the price of excursions does not change. Independent trips to Montenegro in many ways loose compared with organized tours.
Advantages of individual and group tours:
• huge tour to program - a route to all interesting Montenegrin sites for excursions; • maximum of interesting and useful information about the sights on the route - the guide will tell you what you will not find in the guidebook; • An experienced guide who not only knows everything about the sights, but also provides information in an interesting way; • safety on the route - the tour is organized in such a way that tourists can not worry about their safety, whether they are in the mountains or on the coast; • planning your vacation - there is a start and end time for the excursion and a list of attractions on the route.
For experienced travelers, individual tours are suitable. The excursion program is formed based on the wishes of the participant. You can adjust the time of inspection of individual objects and the route itself. The guide will tell interesting information from the history of Kotor, about its legends, and answer all exciting questions. An individual tour to takes place with maximum comfort so that you can fully enjoy your vacation in Kotor.