Private Perast and Kotor Speed Boat Tour - Rick Steves Recommended
- Live Guide
- Instant Confirmation
- Private Tour
- 4 hr
Your guide will welcome you in the port of Kotor and after only five minutes of walking you will come to the small park where boat will be waiting for you. This is how this shore excursion from Kotor will start. It takes some 30 minutes of scenic boat ride to get to unique manmade island called Our Lady of The Rock. On the island your guide will explain how this stunning place was built, tell you very interesting life stories related with this place and show you very special museum that this place has. After the visit of the island our boat will take you to Perast where you will do an easy walking tour. Well preserved baroque stone palaces, the highest bell tower of the bay and amazing charm are making Perast one of the prettiest villages in Montenegro. After Perast tour you will start boat ride back to Kotor, but this time following different side of the bay. In Kotor, you will have a walking tour also so your guide can complete the story of this beautiful part of our little country.
Operated by: Miro & Sons Montenegro Tours
Stop At: Our Lady of the Rocks
Our Lady of the Rock is famous picturesque Island in the Bay of Kotor. Legend says that it was built by local sailors and fishermen that where throwing rocks in the water and sinking the old ships to make the island. After two hundred years finally Island was finished and nowadays church was constructed as a testimony to long tradition and culture that this place has! We will have guided tour of the church and its breathtaking treasury with some amazing items that you will for sure remember!!!
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Perast
Perast is beautiful village in the Bay of Kotor, famous for its well-preserved baroque architecture! Centuries old captain's palaces, bell towers, made from local limestone are also recognized by UNSECO as World Heritage Site!
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Kotor Old City
Our professional guide, who will be holding a tag with your name on it, will meet you in front of the Old Town of Kotor and together you will explore the charming streets of this UNESCO's enlisted town, which like a maze, connects numerous beautiful squares, such as: Flour Square, Salad Square, Milk Square etc. You will learn about the turbulent history of the longest walls in the area, admire the splendid Cathedral of St. Tryphon, a saint, who protects this town for thousands of years, witness the core of everyday life around Karampana water pump, where locals used to find out all brand news of this little town and find out about the importance of the local noble families and their impact. Your guide is at your disposal and he/she will try to answer all of your questions and give advice on what else to see while in this area.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes