R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela, Perast

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R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela 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 R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela into our Perast trip builder site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Perast.
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  • The island looks very beautiful from a distance, but I do not think it is worth a visit. We visited the island as part of a boat trip and didn't enjoy the long. The island has a small church (other dress suitable for the church) and a small museum, both of which are charged.
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  • We visited the place in the afternoon. The wave was quite big. Luckily, we could still visited the place. And it was a must-go!!!  more »
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