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Kotor’s Castle Of San Giovanni, Kotor
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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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  • Oh my. You walk through the old town and look for the signs on the side of the buildings that state old fortress this way. You will walk up steep cobbled hill and find a man with a folding table at th...  more »
  • It is not a visit for those who suffer from the heart since becomes durillo, for other shoes, clothes light and calm (since the road is quite wrong to sections). The views are very much worth.
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  • Obligatory to visit the place! Wade will be long (wear comfortable shoes with good non-slip soles), but the kind of justifies everything! Gorgeous and fabulous!
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