Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Montenegro  /  Kotor Region  /  Perast  /  Our Lady of the Rocks

Our Lady of the Rocks, Perast

4.5
#1 of 18 in Things to do in Perast
Must see · Church · Tourist Spot
Create an itinerary including Our Lady of the Rocks
Our Lady of the Rocks stands on the only artificial island in the Adriatic Sea, originally just a rock protruding from the water. Legend says that in 1452, two Venetian sailors found a painting of the Virgin Mary on the rock; from then on, the local seamen swore to build an island around the site and a church dedicated to the Virgin. The small church here dates back to 1632, housing 68 Baroque paintings from the 17th century. Visit a small museum at the site, and view exhibits on the history of Perast, art collections, and items from 3,500 BCE found in a cave nearby. Put Our Lady of the Rocks into our Perast trip builder site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Perast.
Create an itinerary including Our Lady of the Rocks

Our Lady of the Rocks reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
1,563 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • We had been to Kotor in 2017, so wanted to do something different than just tour the city. For that reason we booked a tour to Persat and the Our Lady of the Rocks church. Our Lady of the Rocks is.....  more
    We had been to Kotor in 2017, so wanted to do something different than just tour the city. For that reason we booked a tour to Persat and the Our Lady of the Rocks church. Our Lady of the Rocks is.....  more »
  • A must see when in Perast., great trip with some very interestiing history and art history of marine battles of the past. Taxi boat costs euro. 
    A must see when in Perast., great trip with some very interestiing history and art history of marine battles of the past. Taxi boat costs euro.  more »
Google
  • Beautiful place to visit!
  • What an amazing place!!!!

Plan your trip to Perast

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place. Everyone on the same page.