Saint George Island, Bay of Kotor

Saint George Island, Bay of Kotor: Our most recommended tours and activities

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

1. 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.

Montenegro: Durmitor, Tara & Ostrog Monastery Day Trip

2. Montenegro: Durmitor, Tara & Ostrog Monastery Day Trip

See the picturesque countryside of Montenegro on a guided day trip from Kotor, Budva, Tivat, or Herceg Novi with optional hotel transfers. Admire clear lakes, spectacular coasts, the famous Ostrog Monastery, and more. Take your first photo stop shortly after leaving Kotor and capture the beauty of two nearby islands, Our Lady of the Rocks and Saint George. Move to higher elevations for a second photo stop above Risan Bay. Continue to Nikšić, the second biggest city in Montenegro, and make another stop for pictures at the artificial Salty Lake. Take a much-needed breakfast break after your morning sightseeing and enjoy some tasty local food and drink (not included in the tour cost). Drive towards Mount Durmitor, where rocky peaks rise high into the sky. Pass dense pine and colorful deciduous forest. Stop at Đurđevića Tara Bridge, the highest in Europe when built in 1940. Cross the 365-meter-long bridge, 172 meters above the canyon floor if you´d like. Proceed to the hidden jewel of Durmitor National Park, the majestic Black Lake, among 18 glacial lakes above 1,500 meters on Durmitor Mountain. Altogether they are called "Mountain Eyes". Embark on a hike on the 4-kilometer trail around the lake. Stop at Žabljak, the highest town in the Balkans, located at 1,450 meters above sea level. Dine on a lunch of traditional Montenegrin food. Afterward, hit the road towards the most visited spiritual site in Montenegro, the Ostrog Monastery. Begin your ascent up the narrow and winding road close to sunset, enjoying spectacular views of the highly-perched monastery. View the relics of the monk Vasilije Ostroški, who founded the place. Return to Kotor at the end of your tour.

Kotor: Durmitor Park, Black Lake, and Djurdjevica Tara Tour

3. Kotor: Durmitor Park, Black Lake, and Djurdjevica Tara Tour

"This tour is designed for you to enjoy the incredible art of Mother Nature, driving through picturesque areas intertwined with mountains and forests, experiencing different climates and landscapes. The Bay of Boka, islands of Saint George and Our Lady of the Rocks, Durmitor National Park, Black Lake, Snake Lake, the village of Bosaca, Tara River and Tara Canyon, along with Djurdjevica Tara Bridge, will help you understand why Montenegro is called the 'Wild Beauty'." "Imagine a leisurely drive along the picturesque Adriatic coast, enjoying the view of the most beautiful Montenegrin islands illuminated by the sun, which emphasizes the contrast and beauty of Montenegro. One island is natural, covered with cypresses, while the other is made of stone. And while you are still impressed by this scenery, you will find yourself hidden among sheer mountain peaks as we continue our adventure to the Queen of the North. On our tour, you will feel like a true highlander of Montenegro as we explore this mystical mountain. According to ancient legends, the Greek gods chose Durmitor as their resort and resting place. We will guide you through this miraculous world of fairies, hidden deep in its depths, with winged horses flying from one hill to another. Many legends have been told about the 'Valley of the Gods,' but nothing can beat the truth! With its snow-capped peaks (48 of them above 2000m), ice caves, 18 glacier lakes known as 'Mountain Eyes,' lush forests as far as the eye can see, and the second deepest canyon in the world, what more could you ask for? Be ready to indulge in the wild beauty of Montenegro with a walk from the village nestled among the peaks, through the 300-year-old forest surrounding the emerald green Snake Lake. Along the way, enjoy wild berries and slowly make your way to the most iconic of them all, the Black Lake. It is a beauty beyond words! You might even catch a glimpse of a majestic golden eagle soaring high over the lake towards the Bears' Peak, creating the impression that the Black Lake wears a crown. But the crown was never so easily earned. Deep in the heart of Montenegro lies a place of raw beauty and untamed wilderness, where the power of nature is at its finest. Known as the 'Tear of Europe,' the Tara River creates the deepest canyon in Europe (1330m). Canyon peaks stand around you like towering giants, etched with the scars of time. Two shores are connected by Montenegrin architectural pride - Djurdjevica Tara Bridge. Below the bridge, the mighty Tara roars and crashes through the rocky gorge, carving a path through your heart with unbridled strength and power. As you gaze out over the vast expanse of the canyon, you can feel your heart racing with excitement and awe. It is a place of deep emotion, where the sheer scale of the landscape can't help but stir something within you. The easiest way to fall in love is to join us on this tour."

Montenegro & Bosnia 2 Countries in 1 Day Tour from Dubrovnik

4. Montenegro & Bosnia 2 Countries in 1 Day Tour from Dubrovnik

This is an excellent choice for travelers who are short on time and want to maximize their cultural experience. Less than half hour from Dubrovnik is a state called Bosnia i Hercegovina and a place called Trebinje. Trebinje is is a small sized city situated in the Trebišnjica river valley in south eastern Herzegovina, about 30 km by road from Dubrovnik, Croatia, on the Adriatic coast. Despite its small size, there is plenty going on in this town in the way of live music, festivals, outdoor activities, and nightlife. It is one of the most beautiful cities in Bosnia and Herzegovina and is called “the city of sun and platan trees”. The city is the economic and cultural centre of the region of Eastern Herzegovina. Hercegovina is well known for its wine and food. In Trebinje you will visit Hercegovačka Gračanica. You can climb up the Hercegovačka Gračanica hill for great panoramic views of the whole town of Trebinje area, Friar's field, Trebisnjica River and Leotar mountain in the back. Learn about Easter Orthodox religion and visit Eastern Orthodox Church of Holy Announciation. After Hercegovačka Gračanica you will explore Trebinje Old Town Your guide will explain how the city of Trebinje grew over centuries. Visit of Old Town of Trebinje and its wide 19.ct Austrian alleys and squares covered by thick shade of Great Plane Trees. Check out the colorful Farmers' Market. Visit the 17.ct Ottoman Turkish walled part of the city and enter through an auxiliary town gate to the Trebisnjica riverfront. Learn about the Bosnian way of life, people, customs, and their delicious food . After Trebinje we will go to Montenegro and visit first town Perast. But first we need to enter to Bay of Kotor (Pass By) Scenic drive along Bay of Kotor passing villages Bijela, Kamenari, Verige (photo-stop), Morinj, Risan before arrival in Perast. The guide explains the history of Montenegro, its culture, people, customs, food, and wine. Short photo-stop in the small town of Perast. Marvell the stunning scenery of Kotor Bay with islands of Saint George and Our Lady of the Rocks in front. There is a private boat that can be hired (extra charge) for a short (1 mile) drive to the island of Our Lady of the Rocks with a visit to its church and museum. After Perast we will visit Kotor Old City Upon arrival to Kotor, once an independent city-state, and from 14.ct under Venetian influence, you will have time to explore its narrow streets, sunny squares, and churches followed by time for lunch (optional). We suggest entering the Romanesque Cathedral of Saint Triphon, Maritime Museum of Kotor, and Saint Nicolas Serbian Orthodox Church. Possible climb to Saint John's Fort above the city of Kotor (750ft altitude).

Kotor: Durmitor, Black Lake & Djurdjevica Tara Bridge Tour

5. Kotor: Durmitor, Black Lake & Djurdjevica Tara Bridge Tour

Durmitor tour, Black Lake and Djurdjevica Tara Bridge from Kotor and nearby area with a photo above two beautiful islands in the Bay of Boka, Our lady of there Rocks and Saint George. The tour is mix of relaxing nature time and some adrenalin rush between. Zip line is optional but highly recommended activity available by the most important bridge and monument in this area of Montenegro, above the Tara Canyon. Complete scenery is an amazing and truly proof that a picture is more than a word. Visiting north of Montenegro, especially Durmitor National Park, should be on the list of every visitor of Montenegro. Note: If you need more tour ideas for additional days while in Montenegro, feel free to message us after booking this tour. We also offer airport transfer services that can be arranged via message. Welcome!

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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.

Montenegro: Durmitor, Tara & Ostrog Monastery Day Trip

Montenegro: Durmitor, Tara & Ostrog Monastery Day Trip

See the picturesque countryside of Montenegro on a guided day trip from Kotor, Budva, Tivat, or Herceg Novi with optional hotel transfers. Admire clear lakes, spectacular coasts, the famous Ostrog Monastery, and more. Take your first photo stop shortly after leaving Kotor and capture the beauty of two nearby islands, Our Lady of the Rocks and Saint George. Move to higher elevations for a second photo stop above Risan Bay. Continue to Nikšić, the second biggest city in Montenegro, and make another stop for pictures at the artificial Salty Lake. Take a much-needed breakfast break after your morning sightseeing and enjoy some tasty local food and drink (not included in the tour cost). Drive towards Mount Durmitor, where rocky peaks rise high into the sky. Pass dense pine and colorful deciduous forest. Stop at Đurđevića Tara Bridge, the highest in Europe when built in 1940. Cross the 365-meter-long bridge, 172 meters above the canyon floor if you´d like. Proceed to the hidden jewel of Durmitor National Park, the majestic Black Lake, among 18 glacial lakes above 1,500 meters on Durmitor Mountain. Altogether they are called "Mountain Eyes". Embark on a hike on the 4-kilometer trail around the lake. Stop at Žabljak, the highest town in the Balkans, located at 1,450 meters above sea level. Dine on a lunch of traditional Montenegrin food. Afterward, hit the road towards the most visited spiritual site in Montenegro, the Ostrog Monastery. Begin your ascent up the narrow and winding road close to sunset, enjoying spectacular views of the highly-perched monastery. View the relics of the monk Vasilije Ostroški, who founded the place. Return to Kotor at the end of your tour.

Kotor: Durmitor Park, Black Lake, and Djurdjevica Tara Tour

Kotor: Durmitor Park, Black Lake, and Djurdjevica Tara Tour

"This tour is designed for you to enjoy the incredible art of Mother Nature, driving through picturesque areas intertwined with mountains and forests, experiencing different climates and landscapes. The Bay of Boka, islands of Saint George and Our Lady of the Rocks, Durmitor National Park, Black Lake, Snake Lake, the village of Bosaca, Tara River and Tara Canyon, along with Djurdjevica Tara Bridge, will help you understand why Montenegro is called the 'Wild Beauty'." "Imagine a leisurely drive along the picturesque Adriatic coast, enjoying the view of the most beautiful Montenegrin islands illuminated by the sun, which emphasizes the contrast and beauty of Montenegro. One island is natural, covered with cypresses, while the other is made of stone. And while you are still impressed by this scenery, you will find yourself hidden among sheer mountain peaks as we continue our adventure to the Queen of the North. On our tour, you will feel like a true highlander of Montenegro as we explore this mystical mountain. According to ancient legends, the Greek gods chose Durmitor as their resort and resting place. We will guide you through this miraculous world of fairies, hidden deep in its depths, with winged horses flying from one hill to another. Many legends have been told about the 'Valley of the Gods,' but nothing can beat the truth! With its snow-capped peaks (48 of them above 2000m), ice caves, 18 glacier lakes known as 'Mountain Eyes,' lush forests as far as the eye can see, and the second deepest canyon in the world, what more could you ask for? Be ready to indulge in the wild beauty of Montenegro with a walk from the village nestled among the peaks, through the 300-year-old forest surrounding the emerald green Snake Lake. Along the way, enjoy wild berries and slowly make your way to the most iconic of them all, the Black Lake. It is a beauty beyond words! You might even catch a glimpse of a majestic golden eagle soaring high over the lake towards the Bears' Peak, creating the impression that the Black Lake wears a crown. But the crown was never so easily earned. Deep in the heart of Montenegro lies a place of raw beauty and untamed wilderness, where the power of nature is at its finest. Known as the 'Tear of Europe,' the Tara River creates the deepest canyon in Europe (1330m). Canyon peaks stand around you like towering giants, etched with the scars of time. Two shores are connected by Montenegrin architectural pride - Djurdjevica Tara Bridge. Below the bridge, the mighty Tara roars and crashes through the rocky gorge, carving a path through your heart with unbridled strength and power. As you gaze out over the vast expanse of the canyon, you can feel your heart racing with excitement and awe. It is a place of deep emotion, where the sheer scale of the landscape can't help but stir something within you. The easiest way to fall in love is to join us on this tour."

Montenegro & Bosnia 2 Countries in 1 Day Tour from Dubrovnik

Montenegro & Bosnia 2 Countries in 1 Day Tour from Dubrovnik

This is an excellent choice for travelers who are short on time and want to maximize their cultural experience. Less than half hour from Dubrovnik is a state called Bosnia i Hercegovina and a place called Trebinje. Trebinje is is a small sized city situated in the Trebišnjica river valley in south eastern Herzegovina, about 30 km by road from Dubrovnik, Croatia, on the Adriatic coast. Despite its small size, there is plenty going on in this town in the way of live music, festivals, outdoor activities, and nightlife. It is one of the most beautiful cities in Bosnia and Herzegovina and is called “the city of sun and platan trees”. The city is the economic and cultural centre of the region of Eastern Herzegovina. Hercegovina is well known for its wine and food. In Trebinje you will visit Hercegovačka Gračanica. You can climb up the Hercegovačka Gračanica hill for great panoramic views of the whole town of Trebinje area, Friar's field, Trebisnjica River and Leotar mountain in the back. Learn about Easter Orthodox religion and visit Eastern Orthodox Church of Holy Announciation. After Hercegovačka Gračanica you will explore Trebinje Old Town Your guide will explain how the city of Trebinje grew over centuries. Visit of Old Town of Trebinje and its wide 19.ct Austrian alleys and squares covered by thick shade of Great Plane Trees. Check out the colorful Farmers' Market. Visit the 17.ct Ottoman Turkish walled part of the city and enter through an auxiliary town gate to the Trebisnjica riverfront. Learn about the Bosnian way of life, people, customs, and their delicious food . After Trebinje we will go to Montenegro and visit first town Perast. But first we need to enter to Bay of Kotor (Pass By) Scenic drive along Bay of Kotor passing villages Bijela, Kamenari, Verige (photo-stop), Morinj, Risan before arrival in Perast. The guide explains the history of Montenegro, its culture, people, customs, food, and wine. Short photo-stop in the small town of Perast. Marvell the stunning scenery of Kotor Bay with islands of Saint George and Our Lady of the Rocks in front. There is a private boat that can be hired (extra charge) for a short (1 mile) drive to the island of Our Lady of the Rocks with a visit to its church and museum. After Perast we will visit Kotor Old City Upon arrival to Kotor, once an independent city-state, and from 14.ct under Venetian influence, you will have time to explore its narrow streets, sunny squares, and churches followed by time for lunch (optional). We suggest entering the Romanesque Cathedral of Saint Triphon, Maritime Museum of Kotor, and Saint Nicolas Serbian Orthodox Church. Possible climb to Saint John's Fort above the city of Kotor (750ft altitude).

Kotor: Durmitor, Black Lake & Djurdjevica Tara Bridge Tour

Kotor: Durmitor, Black Lake & Djurdjevica Tara Bridge Tour

Durmitor tour, Black Lake and Djurdjevica Tara Bridge from Kotor and nearby area with a photo above two beautiful islands in the Bay of Boka, Our lady of there Rocks and Saint George. The tour is mix of relaxing nature time and some adrenalin rush between. Zip line is optional but highly recommended activity available by the most important bridge and monument in this area of Montenegro, above the Tara Canyon. Complete scenery is an amazing and truly proof that a picture is more than a word. Visiting north of Montenegro, especially Durmitor National Park, should be on the list of every visitor of Montenegro. Note: If you need more tour ideas for additional days while in Montenegro, feel free to message us after booking this tour. We also offer airport transfer services that can be arranged via message. Welcome!

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