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Bay of Kotor
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|Kotor, Herceg Novi, Tivat, Risan, Dobrota, Perast, Prčanj
|UNESCO World Heritage Site
|Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor
|Cultural: i, ii, iii, iv
|1979 (3rd Session)
The Bay of Kotor (Serbian and Montenegrin: Бока Которска / Boka Kotorska), also known as the Boka,, is the bay of the Adriatic Sea in southwestern Montenegro and the region of Montenegro around the bay.
Its well-preserved medieval towns of Kotor, Risan, Tivat, Perast, Prčanj and Herceg Novi, along with their natural surroundings, are major tourist attractions. The Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979. Its numerous Orthodox and Catholic churches and monasteries attract numerous religious and cultural pilgrims.
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