The Bay of Kotor is an area of outstanding natural beauty and vast cultural diversity that is a great place for tourists from all over the world to explore. For anyone wishing to experience a travel destination with a difference that is located well off the beaten tourist track, then Bay of Kotor holidays are the perfect answer. Montenegro is located in the beautiful mountains of southern Europe, and the Bay of Kotor is an area of particular interest to tourists due to its outstanding natural beauty, charming towns and villages and idyllic Bay of Kotor apartments. The entire bay area is protected as a UNESCO world heritage site, an accolade which helps to maintain the historic structures and stunning landscapes. The city of Risan dates back to the 4th century BC, and some of the other towns in the area are of a similar age.
Crumbling Roman ruins and blooming fruit trees - make Bay of Kotor Holiday Rentals your next home from home
Many people choose Bay of Kotor holidays due to the wondrous natural scenery and the numerous interesting tourist attractions. The bay area has many different contrasting microclimates and at different times of the year, taking just an hour’s drive can transport visitors staying in Bay of Kotor holiday villas through a large variety of changes in landscape and climate. The huge lake of Kotor can be warm and pleasant in the spring time, with the fruit trees and flowers in bloom, whilst the mountainous backdrop is still capped with winter snow. Hikers and wildlife enthusiasts can enjoy a range of different activities in the area, and each of the four different gulfs that make up the bay area offers something different.
Bay of Kotor Villa Rentals - historic tradition, beautiful architecture and modern vibrancy
The major towns and cities of the Bay of Kotor possess a wonderful blend of historic tradition, as seen in its culture and architecture, and modern vibrancy. Some of the older towns such as Risan and Herceg-Novi are of particular interest for anyone keen on finding out more about the Roman period and there are some very interesting sites to visit. The City Museum, the Arts Gallery, and Boka Kotorska are very popular among visitors to the area. Herceg-Novi is especially well known in the area for being the town of flowers. It is one of the warmest places in the Adriatic region and is directly facing the sun, which helps with the spectacular bloom of the flowers. Kotor itself is an ancient fort town, which has is now well visited by tourists in the area due to the welcoming locals and fascinating history of the town. The nightlife in the town is particularly renowned, with clubs such as Maximus becoming increasingly popular year on year.
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