Boats “Delfin” tour Zanjice and “Plava spilja”
The tourist boats “Delfin” offer rides based on the full-day visiting tour to Zanjice peninsula.
Departure is at dock “Labamba”(only 100 meters away from our apartments) at 9:30 AM and the return to Herceg Novi from Zanjice is at 5 PM.
The other scheduled time is at 10:00 AM and the return at 5:30 PM.
The tures are scheduled for Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, with the possibility of scheduling other days and times depending on the number of guests interested in ride.
Visiting the Rose peninsula, with the short break to take great panoramic photos of peninsula.
Next you will disembark on the island where the Monastery Vavedenje is situated. The story,experience and the life itself in the “sea wilderness” under extremely difficult conditions, unique to life and dedication to God, of the “sailor” and primarily monk Zoran, who will evoke and show totally different world, where he is spending winters and summers, the Monastery Vavedenje itself that he built himself with the help of residents and people of good will.
After monastery, you continue to Mamula Island, that belongs to hercegovacka eparchy, in Herceg Novi Bay, “The Boka Kotorska bride” of the Adriatic Sea, 200 meters in diameter, circular shape, which made it of a great interest to foreign hoteliers, who will build hotels with 5 star rates in the near future and increase the level of services in Herceg Novi and this part of riviera itself.
The Mamula island is located in a way where on one side Lustica peninsula is located and on the other the sea state border “Prevlaka” between Montenegro and Croatia.
You continue to Zanjice and “Plava spilja” cave where you have two options, you can either stay on the beach on Zanjice for two hours, have lunch (you have to make reservations in advance) or just visit Zanjice and continue to “Plava Spilja” where you can swim in the cave itself.
The boat will be there for approximately 20-25 minutes.
The price is 6 € per person, for the guests who stay on the beach on Zanjice, have the lunch in the restaurant “Ribarsko selo” with exclusive view to the Bay, enjoy in crystal color of the water and have unforgetable experience.
The price is 15EUR per person for the guests who continue their trip to “Plava spilja”.
Beach chairs, lunch and use of the local bar not included in the price.
Lunch – if the guests want to have fish of the certain category or other sea food, as well as the certain sizes of the portions have to reserve it one day in advance, before visiting the restaurant, so the local fishermen can bring the fresh products related to quantities of that certain day.
That is a guarantee that the products are fresh, so we strongly recommend the taste, quality and quantity of the sea specialities.
The ride from the starting point in Herceg Novi to Zanjice lasts for approximately 1 hour, to “Plava spilja” 1h and 20 minutes with all the stops that we mentioned above.
Minimal number of people for the complete ture is 20 guests,so the ture is feasable and maximum is 60 guests.
On boats, the skippers will wait for you. They are certified for operation and management of boats, and have all the licences provided for this kind of services.
Everything will be presented in two languages English and Montenegrin by our tour guide, because English is the commonly used language for understanding among foreigners and Montenegrin is the official language in Montenegro.
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The trip organization and realization is provided by the “Delfin” company of Herceg Novi, all further information you can get from the boat crew and tour guide.
All breaking of the rules, presented on the boat is paid by the guest. It is recommended that if you have special needs (for example the seating) to inform the boat crew in advance. Please, do not use boat services if you have some health problems, heart disease, sea sickness,etc. otherwise you will use our services on your own responsibility.