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Address: Kotor, Montenegro

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The glorious fortifications of old Kotor

Normally, when I was in Kotor for a day or two, that summer 2009, I had planned to go to the walls of this beautiful city. Those walls go almost completely around the core of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Normally, when I was in Kotor for a day or two, that summer 2009, I had planned to go to the walls of this beautiful city. Those walls go almost completely around the core of the city.Only from the inland side, the town is sheltered by the high massive cliffs of the neighbouring mountains. One of the mountains is very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We did a day trip to Montenegro from Dubrovnik. It’s worth spending the day there. It has its own uniqueness, with the walls going up the mountains. Be careful hiking up though. The stairs are not paved and steep so it would be a challenge.

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kent
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

While staying in Cavtat nr Dubrovnik we drove to Kotor. once you get across the border (no problem) you soon drive along the side of the water . kotor is in the far distance across this inland sea and following the coastline you come to a port with a ferry. Take the ferry or drive on, both are for kotor.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

Have seen some mixed reviews below however maybe I was lucky but we saw shooting stars and star gazed for some time. I went in August and the heat was 34c in the day, we happen to stumble to the entrance after dinner at Scorpio restaurant. To reach the very top it takes about 1hr, we did this at around... More 

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Nothing extra special, ordinary old sea city. It is not beautiful as Dubrovnik, but it is still worth to be seen.

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Fairlie, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

A walk around this stunning walled city is well worth doing. Not a difficult walk. Interesting shops, cafes and bars.

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

A little bit treacherous to hike up in the rain but well worth the view. As others have said make sure to take water with you is about a 2 mile hike up the stairs. Make sure to take pictures at some of the various turn abouts, were a bit more picturesque of the the town below than the view... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

After reading some reviews we expected a strenuous uphill, so we chose a cloudy morning. The narrow stairs were maintained well making easy to climb up. Wild flowers on the path were pretty and a view was getting better, the more we climbed to the top. (We walk at least 2 miles on a daily basis at home; unfortunately no... More 

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Albion, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

You can walk front side of the main town walls. Free! Excellent views but not very long. Check out the drawbridge at the very end. The fortress walls behind the town are much longer and the walk is much harder but worth the effort.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I read about this online before I came here, as I was on a cruise I only came here for a day so I wanted to fit as much in as possible! I highly recommend the city wall walk, it is tiring but the views are worth it, make sure you wear comfy footwear. It cost around 5 minutes to... More 

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