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Address: Bay of Kotor | outside Perast, Kotor, Montenegro
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mystic and relaxing

driving from croatia you suddenly arrive in this beautiful place that looks like a lake but is not:is the ocean-you can stop in Perast and catch a boat even in winter:mystic and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Chiavari, Italy
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Chiavari, Italy
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126 reviews 126 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

driving from croatia you suddenly arrive in this beautiful place that looks like a lake but is not:is the ocean-you can stop in Perast and catch a boat even in winter:mystic and relaxing and gorgeous!

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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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114 reviews 114 reviews
42 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 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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32 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
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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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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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
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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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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