Departure from Kotor and driving towards the peninsula of St. Stefan, the must see” and “must stop” destination .After sightseeing, we proceed towards Budva, the oldest town on our coastline, which is the most famous resort in Montenegro.The old town of Budva lies on a little island that was linked to the land by a sandbar and in time turned into a peninsula. It is surrounded by ramparts originating from the XV century including a medieval fortification system with city gates, defense walls and towers. Inside the walls the town is a combination of narrow streets and little squares with valuable monuments of different Mediterranean cultures.After a walking tour in Budva you have free time for lunch and to do some shopping or self exploration before returning Kotor. you enjoy walking through the maze of Kotor's medieval quarter, its bustling market and among beautiful Renaissance buildings. Your tour includes a visit to the Cathedral of St. Tryphon which was constructed in 1166 and built on the remains of a former temple from the 9th century. You will see the remains from 14th century frescos and the valuable treasury with both local and Venetian golden works dating from the 14th to the 20th centuries.
Also included is a visit to the Maritime Museum where you see a unique collection representing maritime history of Boka (the Gulf of Kotor). The collection includes many historical objects, models and pictures of old ships and sailboats, plus ship parts and old instruments.
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Airfare is not included in the tour price.
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My name is Shira and I have been living in the gorgeous city of Kotor for 17 years now ; one of the World Heritage Sites . Having lived for so long here and interacted with local people, I have become interested in history, art, and architecture. All these and my love for Kotor , respect for the area and the passion of...
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