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Kotor’s Castle Of San Giovanni, Kotor
Categories: Castles, Tourist Spots
Climb to the top of , which offers bird's-eye views of the fjord and the Old Town from the height of 1,200 m (3937 ft). Together with the Old Town and its natural surroundings, the fortifications are listed as a World Heritage Site. The Illyrians, Byzantines, Venetians, and Austrians built the fortress between the ninth and 19th centuries. Take the main entrance near the River Gate and ask for a descriptive brochure identifying various towers, citadels, gates, bastions, forts, cisterns, and churches along the way. Rest on a stone seat in front of the Church of Our Lady of Remedy. Walk carefully, as the stairs are unstable in places, and be sure to take a bottle of water with you. Take a look at our Kotor vacation route planner to schedule your visit to Kotor’s Castle Of San Giovanni and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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Staggeringly magnificent sceneries, I would love to go back and spend few days to explore the beauty of this place, can't get enough!
Замечательная крепость, находится высоко, минут 40 надо подниматься, периодически по крутым ступенькам. Обязательно следует взять с собой воду. Восхитительная панорама открывается с вершиныThe wonderful fortress, is high, it is necessary to rise 40 minutes, periodically on the steep stairs. Make sure you bring water. A wonderful view opens from the topshow original
Went for the views and did not disappoint! Make sure you stop at the Our Lady of Health Church and say a prayer on the way to the top. Just do it!
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