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Gospa od Skrpjela

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Address: Bay of Kotor | outside Perast, Kotor, Montenegro
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Must visit island and church

Amazing is weak word! Beautiful small island with amazing story from the past. Church is beautiul! Ask about some piece of art on the walls to hear breathtaking stories. View from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 10, 2014
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Amazing is weak word! Beautiful small island with amazing story from the past. Church is beautiul! Ask about some piece of art on the walls to hear breathtaking stories. View from it to the Perast and Boka bay is great also.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We took a boat from Perast to the tiny island on which the church stands. You only need half an hour to take in the church and the little museum but it is certainly worth the visit to view the many interesting artefacts.

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Singapore
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I only had half an hour in this tiny island so I took a quick peek at the church and visited the museum for 1 euro. Found interesting items like household items, a chest and many art pieces & paintings in there which is worth a visit. There's also a small souvenir shop within. It costs 5 euros to cross... More 

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Dungannon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Visited as part of a boat trip from Kotor. We had about 30 minutes on the island which is enough time to look around and appreciate the views of Sveti Dorde and Perast.

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Montreal
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74 attraction reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Once in kotor, you have opportunity to visit every part of Boka Kotorska Bay, and honestly-every place is beautiful, and full of history. This was a one hour short excursion for 15 Euros total from Kotor by boat. Very nice to see. When we entered Church, there was a ceremony on going, so we listened their unique singing . It... More 

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Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Everyone who visit Kotor should also visit small town Perast, with his lovely stone houses, museums, restorants and take a boat trip to little island and see church Gospa od Skrpelja. There are every 30 minutes boats that goes to and from the island and its not expensive for tickets. Entries for the museum is 1 euro.

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Visited this Baroque-style church while on a Celebrity Silhouette cruise. We were on a guided excursion and had private access to the church which is fairly small and can get quite crowded. The interior is amazingly beautiful and rich in history. While there is no fee to enter the church, you do need to pay for a boat ride to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

This is a tiny island right opposite Persat. Apart from a church there is nothing else. We went there by a water taxi. They charged 3 of us for 10EUR and return. I think this is the best deal to go than to join a boat tour. We spent 20 min on the island and took beautiful pictures of the... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
11 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

This little island just off coast of perast is beautiful. It is spiritual & very calming. Once back on the waters edge in Perast I couldn't draw myself away. With beautiful back drop of the bay of kotor. Have lovely postcards to remember this place. It filled me with emotion that I will never forget.

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Waterloo, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

This tiny church is located on a tiny island right across from the little village of Prerast in the Bay of Kotor, and the only way to get there is by water taxi, or a boat. There are many boat tours that go on tours of the Kotor Bay that usually go around the island from which you can see... More 

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