Mamula Fortress: Our most recommended tours and activities

From Kotor: Blue Cave and Bay of Kotor Day Trip by Boat

From Kotor: Blue Cave and Bay of Kotor Day Trip by Boat

A boat tour is a fun and exciting way to explore a new place. During a boat tour, guests are taken on a boat ride to see the sights and learn about the history and culture of the area. Tour will start from Kotor, and first place which we will visit Panoramicly is a Old town Perast. Perast is a popular tourist destination and is known for its many historic buildings, including the Church of St. Nicholas and Perast Museum. The town was an important trading center in the past and has a rich history dating back to the Middle Ages. It is known for its Venetian-style architecture and its two small islands, St. George and Our Lady of the Rocks. We will stop at Lady of the Rocks for 20min. The island is known for its beautiful church, the Church of Our Lady of the Rocks, which was built in the 15th century and you can visit it for free. The island is also home to a museum that contains a collection of maritime artifacts and paintings. Here you can take some amazing photos and have unforgettable experience. Our third place which will be visited is Submarine Base from Yugoslavian Wars which was secretly built for Yugoslavian army by Yugoslavian president Josip Broz Tito. We will enter the Base by boat, and skipper will share historical information and explanation about the base. Next location to be visited Panoramicly is Mamula Prison. It is a former maximum-security prison similar to "Alcatraz. It was built in the 19th century as a military base and it was used as a prison during a 2nd world war by Italians. The prison is now abandoned and has gained a reputation as a haunted location. Some people have reported hearing strange noises and seeing ghostly apparitions within its walls. After Mamula Prison our last attraction is a Blue Cave. It is a natural sea cave which is known for its unique blue light effect, which is created by sunlight reflecting off the white sandy bottom of the cave and through the crystal clear water. Visitors can only access the cave by boat, and it is a popular destination for tourists and boating enthusiasts. The cave is big, with a narrow entrance that opens up into a larger chamber. Inside, the water is a deep blue color, and the cave walls are smooth and shiny. The Blue Cave is a beautiful and awe-inspiring natural wonder. We will stop here for 30min so you can take a swim, relax and enjoy a magic of this place. ***A knowledgeable guide will provide information and explanations about the places the boat passes, giving visitors a deeper understanding and appreciation of the area. Whether you are a local or a visitor, a boat tour is a great way to spend a day out on the water.

Kotor: Speedboat Tour to Blue Cave and Our Lady of the Rocks

Kotor: Speedboat Tour to Blue Cave and Our Lady of the Rocks

We start with a captivating trip along the waters of Kotor Bay, enabling our guests to examine its magnificent coastline, which is adorned with multiple ancient fishermen's villages, lavishing vegetation, and other natural and architectural wonders. a nice dip inside the Blue Cave, a natural phenomenon that's been created by waves crashing for thousands of years at the Lustica peninsula. We will make a brief stop next to Mamula Island, on which the prison was made in 1853. We continue to one of the three submarine tunnels used during the Second World War to hide and repair submarines. And at the end, we will see the island of Our lady of the rocks. This is a man-made islet, built upon a crag that bore the icon of the Holy Mother Mary. We'll make sure that you have the best possible time with us and bring home amazing memories!

Kotor: The Great Blue Cave Adventure Speedboat Tour

Kotor: The Great Blue Cave Adventure Speedboat Tour

Starting from the heart of the town Park Slobode on our way to the Blue Cave, you will enjoy magnificent views of the entire coast of Kotor Bay After 50 minutes ride you will be mesmerized by the out-of-the-world shades of blue in the famous Cave. Here you will have enough time for swimming and snorkeling and of course, capturing on camera this unforgettable experience. After a good swim, you will explore an abandoned Submarine tunnel, used in WWII as a secret shelter where ships could hide. Your Captain will tell you all about the places you visit, their history, and anecdotes. You will pass by Lastavica Island where Mamula fortress is situated. Another significant piece of this country's history, Mamula was a prison for cruelest of the criminals. Surrounded by sea from every side, escaping the prison was literally impossible. Next, you will head back towards Kotor Bay, where you will visit the most beautiful gem of Montenegro - Lady of the Rocks Island. Prepare yourself to be enchanted by this 3000m2, artificial island. Make sure to visit the church and the museum where you will hear the origin story of this magical place. When you finished exploring the island we will head back to Kotor and disembark at your starting point.

Kotor - Blue Cave and Lady of the Rocks 3 Hour Tour

Kotor - Blue Cave and Lady of the Rocks 3 Hour Tour

This tour offers a ride from Kotor to Blue Cave by speedboat. Itinerary includes: 20 min. free time on island to visit the church Lady of the Rocks & the museum 10 min. stop in old submarine tunnel 5 min. panoramic view of island Mamula 30 min. for swimming and photo session in Blue Cave Boat ride back to Kotor Lady of the Rocks We come to the most famous part of Montenegro, there are many guests who have never heard about Montenegro, but they have heard about of the artificial church "Lady of the Rocks" and the baroque town of Perast from the 15th century. Ex military submarine tunnels On the Lustica peninsula,which belong to Tivat municipality there are abandoned and devastated war tunnels - Rakite, Spilice and Rose, which do not serve their primary function. They were made during the Yugoslav Navy and today they are a real attraction for tourists but also witnesses of past times. Blue cave Blue Cave is one of the largest natural cereations in a series of caves on this peninsula, and was formed at the foot of a 30-meter-high cliff, as a result of thousands of years of sea waves hitting the porous rocks of Lustica.

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