Kotor Tours: Perast and Our Lady of the Rocks Boat Tours

Kotor tours. This boat tour to Perast and Our Lady of the Rocks is the most popular tour for visitors to Kotor. 

The two hour tour takes you to see these must-see attractions in the Bay of Kotor - by speeboat!

Kotor Tours: popular tours from Kotor to Perast and Our Lady of the Rocks by speedboat.Perast

Overview

This tour takes just two hours and starts in Kotor, so it's ideal if you're visiting the city on a cruise ship or just visiting for the day. 

On the tour you'll see the Bay of Kotor's must-see attractions:

You'll also get stunning views of the Bay of Kotor from the sea, including the old stone palaces that line the coast. Some are in ruins, some have been restored - all of them show the glory of a golden age when sailors brought riches home to the bay. 


Highlights

  • Travel by speedboat and get unique views of the Bay of Kotor.
  • Multiple departures daily.
  • Led by friendly English-speaking skippers.
  • Family friendly.
  • Free water and juice onboard.
  • Free use of snorkels and masks.
  • Small group tour of up to 15 people.

What you can Expect

You'll start by cruising over to Our Lady of the Rocks, an man-made island that's been built up by locals over 500 years. 

According to legend, the island was created after two local brothers found an icon of the Madonna washed up on a rock. Ever since then locals from Perast, have been throwing rocks in to create the island - even today, there's a festival every year called Fasinada, where locals throw rocks into the sea around the island.

Our Lady of the Rocks is a Roman Catholic church with a fascinating little museum attached. You can take a guided tour of the church and museum for just €1 per person. 

Kotor Tours. Take a thrilling and stunning speedboat tour to Our Lady of the Rocks and the Blue Cave in Montenegro.Our Lady of the Rocks

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After touring the island, you'll jump back in the boat for the short trip over to Perast, just behind the island. There, you'll have 30 minutes to walk through the town, visit the churches or museum. 

Then it's back in the boat for the ride back to Kotor. 


Tour Details

Start/finish point: Kotor City Park (100m from Kotor old town).
Start time: 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7pm daily.
Duration: 2 hours (approximately).
Price: Adults €20 each, children <12  €10 each.

Inclusions

  • Pick up and drop off from Kotor City Park.
  • Pick up from other locations by agreement. Please send an enquiry.
  • Live commentary.
  • Cold non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Snorkels and masks.

Additional Information

  • You'll receive email confirmation of your booking when you use the booking form below. 
  • I'll also send you directions for finding the embarkation point in Kotor.
  • You can book now and pay on the day of the tour. 
  • Not wheelchair accessible. 
  • The tour may be cancelled in poor weather. 

What to Bring

  • Camera - especially a Go Pro or similar waterproof camera if you have one.
  • Swimsuit - the only place to swim is from Perast town's waterfront. If you want to swim, wear your swimsuit under your clothes. There are no changing rooms onboard.
  • Sunglasses, hat and sunscreen - there's shade on the boat, but you might be in the sun, depending on the time of day. 
  • Long sleeves - it can get cold on a speedboat, even on the hottest days. 

Booking

Exclusive for Montenegro Pulse visitors: You can reserve your spot on these popular Kotor tours. Not only that, you don't have to pay for your seats until the start of the tour. Take advantage of my local connections and make your reservation on this tour using the form below. 

Please note that all fields followed by an asterisk must be filled in.
 


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