Discover the Gem of the Mediterranean!

The ME&US Fund implements cultural, artistic, sports, debating, other socially-engaged exchanges and cooperation projects that are important for bringing closer and linking the people of Montenegro and the United States.

Immerse yourself in the local culture and festival atmosphere of the Medieval Old Town of Kotor, nestled in the stunning Boka Bay, with this custom-made experience.

Discover the countless unique opportunities we have curated for you to make your experience unforgettable!

Day 1 ARRIVAL Explore Old-Town Kotor


Friday, July 28
Meals: D

Transfer from the airport and check-in at the Blue Kotor Bay Premium Spa Resort located in the small coastal town of Stoliv. In the afternoon explore the Old Town of Kotor, one of the best preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean. Guided walking tour is followed by the Welcome Dinner in Old Town Kotor, in the company of the KotorArt festival directors.

Day 2 SAIL BOKA BAY Vienna Philharmonic musicians


Saturday, July 29
Meals: B, L, D

Enjoy the unique sailing tour and explore the captivating Boka Bay and its charming coastal towns. Discover the stunning Strait of Verige and admire the impressive old palaces that once belonged to wealthy local families. Take a refreshing swim in the middle of the bay and stroll around the small island of Our Lady of the Rocks. Visit the beautiful baroque town of Perast and enjoy lunch at a waterfront family restaurant renowned for its excellent traditional cuisine. In the evening, don’t miss the exclusive performance by members of the Vienna Philharmonic at the Rubix Festival in Porto Montenegro.



Sunday, July 30
Meals: B, L, D

Immerse yourself in the traditional cuisine and daily life of the Bay, by visiting the Mandić family’s home. You will have the opportunity to take cooking lessons and prepare Boka Cuisine dishes, as well as enjoy tastings of high-quality local wines in the gardens of this old Kotor family. In the evening, enjoy a performance by the renowned concert pianist Ema Popivoda and the Profundis orchestra at the KotorArt Festival, followed by the VIP Festival after-party



Monday, July 31
Meals: B, L, D

A boat tour will take you to see the breathtaking Blue Cave, magnificent Luštica Peninsula and centuries well-kept secret of Mamula Island, now a 6-star Resort. Take a dip at some of the most picturesque sandy beaches on the Adriatic, surrounded by centuries-old olive trees. Visit a traditional Mediterranean family household and the famous Moric Donkey Farm, where you can learn about the traditional and modern methods of olive oil production, and enjoy tastings of homemade organic olive oil and domestic food served in the authentic environment of an old mill.

Day 5 FRANCISCAN MONASTERY Theater Performance


Tuesday, Aug 1
Meals: B, L, D

Begin your day with a refreshing morning hike to the picturesque abandoned village of Gornji Stoliv, offering breathtaking views of the Bay. In the afternoon, immerse yourself in the history and culture of the town of Prčanj, starting with a visit to the stunning 19th-century Our Lady’s Temple by the waterfront and the historic Franciscan Monastery. Later in the evening, experience the thrilling interdisciplinary theater performance of An Iiad produced by Santa Barbara’s Ensemble Theater, followed by attendance at the VIP Festival Party where you can savor local delicacies, homemade wines, and rakija.

Day 6 POTTERY CLASS The Old tavern


Wednesday, Aug 2
Meals: B, D

Visit the reconstructed 19th century Austro-Hungarian Prison, which nowadays serves as a Creative Hub and KotorArt Festival headquarters. Attend a pottery class and create a unique souvenir to take home. In the evening, enjoy a boat ride to the prestigious Ćatovića Mlini tavern for a farewell dinner, accompanied by live music for a truly memorable evening.

Day 7 DEPARTURE Bid farewell to new friends


Thursday, Aug 3
Meals: B

Bid farewell to new friends. Check-out from the hotel and transfer to the airport.