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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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  • The trip to the castle is a lot of walking, it's good to start it early in the morning. The sell water along the climb, but is expensive so bring your own. Once you get there you will not want to leav...  more »
  • little hike up, but the views are well worth it. so beautiful. we took out time and spend a while up there just spectacular  more »
  • It offers views of the Kotor bezmunyj!, was fine, everything was snug, one word super! People responsive helped around! hurray! breakfast Good Wi-fi,
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