Mamula Fortress, Herceg-Novi

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represents one of the biggest and best-preserved Austrian fortifications on the Adriatic. The fortress was built on the small, rocky isle of Lastavica in 1853. Walk around the well-preserved structure and try to determine what areas were used for sleeping quarters, toilets, and ammunition stocks. The fortress served as prison during 1918 Boka uprising and as a concentration camp by Italian fascists during World War II. Today, the only inhabitants of the fortress are wild rabbits and seagulls. You can swim, snorkel, and scuba dive while on the island. Nearby attractions include Zanjic beach, Arza Fortress, and the Blue Cave. With our online itinerary creator, Herceg-Novi attractions like Mamula Fortress can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • This fort, now abandoned, was built in the 19 th century by the Austro-Hungarian to protect the entrance to the mouth of Kotor of invasions. Durand the second world war it was used as a concentration camp by the Italians. Since vegetation has colonised much of the buildings a bit strange impression. The view from the top of the ramparts is magnificent. Beware the place can be dangerous because nothing is secure. Not recommended for people who cannot not move easily.
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  • After the visit was interesting to read about the history of the military facilities. Impressive unusual location on the island and a pretty good state of preservation of the object.
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  • Kind of unkempt r. There was a taxi boatilla and views of the high fine but the target time.
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  • The island is used as a prison during WW1 and WW2. Nowday is only a destination for travelers.
  • Предивно острво са тврђавом која је ремек дјело архитектуре,предиван поглед али у историји тамница родољуба и комуниста за вријеме другог свијетског рата.
  • nekada je sluzila kao logor. postoji 365 celija. neke su pod vodom pa su robijasi ili ljudi koji nisu mogli da se uklope u tadasnji sistem,bili vecinu vremena u vodi...
  • An interesting technical monument, you can watch. Unfortunately, very sloppy. On a lot of junk.
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  • Great place. Got on a fishing boat for 30 euro. I'm afraid to suggest that the other side would be cheaper.
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