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Stari grad, Kotor Municipality 85330, Montenegro
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All reviews old city narrow streets souvenir shops day trip cruise ship walled town within the walls bars and restaurants beautiful city every corner couple of hours few hours walk around walk up maritime museum main gate tourists
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love it, what is not to love even in the hottest day of summer. This is the place you must visit, go early summer or early fall.

Thank wtormos
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped in Kotor - founded by the ancient Romans as Acruvium - as part of our Queen Victoria cruise in September. I'd heard it was beautiful but nothing could have prepared me for the jaw dropping beauty of the sail in. A sight I'll...More

Thank AnnieGrant
Reviewed 2 days ago

I arrived by cruise ship to the beautiful magical Kotor which is well-preserved Kotor is is often called Europe's most southernmost fjord, with towering peaks and a rocky coastline dotted with pretty villages, we were encouraged to get up early to see the ship arriving...More

Thank Peggysue93
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous small town ruined by monstrous cruise ships which wreck the skyline and marine ecosystem, and disgorge thousands of lemming-like passengers daily who overwhelm the city in their cookie-cutter groups and have prompted the transformation of the local shops into tacky souvenir sellers. They should...More

Thank furslands
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Less commercialised than Dubrovnik and a walk up to the fort is a must. The cruise ship crowds do pack the place but that’s bearable.

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a very nice guided tour of the old city, which is charming and completely walled in. Behind it is a steep trail into the mountains and worth the 45 minute hike to the top. The views of the harbor are incredible, and there...More

Thank genevieveprichards
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great mixture of tourist shops,local shops and restaurants. Lots of museums,Churches as history. A fun visit.

Thank steve z
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I walked into the old town and it felt cozy, clean, friendly and welcoming. Kotor is such a nice city and the Old Town has great deals on shopping, food and anything else. You won’t regret visiting it.

Thank rob1764
Reviewed 6 days ago

The old city of Kotor is very picturesque and the most important is not too overcrowded, so you enjoy your walking better. There are many secret corners which are waiting to discover them.

Thank Mesitis
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As with many of these little fishing villages and towns Kotor old town is full of quaint churches with more than a spattering of coffee shops restaurants and bars. Round every corner is a new experience whether an old building with a thriving cafe or...More

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gert1992
August 6, 2018|
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Response from Peter T | Reviewed this property |
I think you don’t need a local guide to enjoy the old city of Kotor at all. For a quieter place to swim, don’t go to the city beach, but visit the opposite side of the bay, called Muo. It’s walking distance if you din’t mind... More
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Cindy L
June 6, 2018|
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Response from Keith B | Reviewed this property |
As you get to the front gate of the old city there is a tourist information kiosk. Your ship will likely dock within sight of this kiosk. They will be able to provide times and locales as well as a free map of old Kotor
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sitoubelle11
May 17, 2018|
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Response from OISEAU_K | Reviewed this property |
I stayed 3 nights and 4 days. Including one full day for the mountain and castle hiking.
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