Shore Excursion, Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Food and Wine
Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for mature teenagers
Maximum travelers: 4
English (fluent), French (basic), Italian (fluent), Serbo-Croatian (fluent), Spanish (basic)
Enjoy the historic heritage, culture and cuisine of Boka Bay
We will first do a guided tour of Kotor Old town. Then, we will take a speed boat that will take us to Perast, a small town in the immediate vicinity of Kotor. You will be able to see the picturesque seaside villages of the UNESCO protected Bay of Kotor, its stunning natural beauty and architecture. We will get to the manmade Island of Our Lady of the Rock in Perast, visit the temple and its museum of votive gifts, and then we will get across to the shore. After the visit to Perast, we will get to the village of Prcanj, across the Bay, where we will be having our lunch in one of the best restaurants in the area.
We will first do the guided tour of Kotor Old Town, which will take us around an hour and a half. Then, we will take a speed boat from a peer within easy walking distance which will take us to Perast and Our Lady of the Rock, this very interesting artificial island which is growing each year, just like a living thing, thanks to a unique celebration local people have each summer. After the visit, you can have a bit of free time there, after which we will go to have our lunch in a very good local restaurant in a village across the bay. After lunch, we will get back to Kotor, where your ship awaits.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will be waiting for you, holding a sign with your name on it at the entrance to the port. Should you request to meet me at a local hotel or the nearby airport of Tivat, we will arrange that.
End location: I will leave you near the front gate of Kotor Old Town. All you need to do is cross the street and get back to the port. If we are meeting at a hotel, I will escort you back to the lobby.
Duration: 5 hours 30 min.
We will use a speed boat to get us around with a licensed skipper.
My services as your private guide, speed boat ride to the various sites we are seeing, entrances to the museum of Our Lady of the Rock, city tax for Kotor, lunch, glass of local wine, water. The meal will include entrée, main course, dessert, either meat of fish menu.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 euro - Water, coffee, ice cream
Local souvenirs, cakes