Sveti Dorde Island

Kotor, Montenegro

Ostrvo Sveti Đorđe (Island of Saint George) is one of the two islets off the coast of Perast in Bay of Kotor. A small action took place during the Siege of Cattaro on 14 October 1813 when the French held island was captured by a British and Sicilian naval force.

The island contains Saint George Benedictine monastery from the 12th century and the old graveyard for the old nobility from Perast and further from the whole Bay of Kotor.

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Sveti Đorđe, Kotor, Montenegro
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Founded: 12th century
Category: Religious sites in Montenegro

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