Church of Our Lady of the Rosary (Perast-Montenegro)
The Church of Our Lady of the Rosary is a Roman Catholic church in the Montenegrin settlement Perast. It is located on the elevated part behind Perast and is surrounded by rocks so You will have to climb the stairs to reach it. It is right next to Zmajević Palace. The church of Our Lady of the Rosary was erected by archbishop and poet Andrija Zmajević in 1678. Characteristics of Renaissance and Baroque style can be recognized. Zmajević designed the church to serve him as a mausoleum, as a tomb after his death. The specialty of this church is the baroque octagonal four-storey bell tower which is the unique example on the Adriatic. It is also among the most beautiful bell towers on the Adriatic coast. It is considered that Andrija Zmajević also made the designs of the bell tower.
Category: Crna Gora što posjetiti, Temple- church- mosque, Perast što posjetiti,
Perast 85336, Montenegro
42.487739, 018.697700 (42°29’15.9″N, 018°41’51.7″E)
GPS Coordinates: 42.487739, 018.697700 (42°29’15.9″N, 018°41’51.7″E)
The Church of Our Lady of Rosary is located on the hill near the main road. You have to climb to get there. It is around 350 m from the center of Perast (the Church of St. Nicholas).
Address: Perast 85336, Montenegro
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do crkve Gospe od Rozarije koja se nalazi u brdu blizu glavne ceste. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas da uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please, can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema crkvi Gospe od Rozarije, nalazi se u brdu blizu glavne ceste, morate se penjati do nje. Oko 350 metara je udaljena od centra Perasta (crkve sv. Nikole). Hvala!
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