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Special attractions of Herceg Novi, in addition to churches, monasteries, fortresses, museums, gardens and parks are Herceg end. Lush greenery, Herceg Novi and its surroundings, to delight its primordial beauty and diversity of tourists, casual passers-by, and even the Novljan. The people of this region, by nature restless spirit, and especially sailors, from their distant voyages they brought various plants, as a sort of memory of the country and its people, the sea and the coast of their distant journeys. In this way, in addition to domestic Mediterranean flora, in Herceg Novi has over 250 different exotic plants.

Park "Boka"

Here, on the soil of Herceg Novi Riviera , numerous palm trees , magnolia , eucalyptus , mimosa, agave , Chivas , they found their new homeland , so that the local vegetation make up the unique green oasis . In this way , the flora of Herceg Novi and the surrounding area make the Mediterranean , tropical and suptropsak vegetation .

Park Savinska Dubrava extends in a direction east-west and connects with the Herceg Novi Meljine. On a limestone ridge that rises pyramidal , winding forest trails through oleanders , Pittosporum , pine , cypress , hornbeam , chestnut , oak leading to a beautiful vidikovaca- Belvedere, from which there are views of the Bay of Kotor and the environment. In this environment, located Savina monastery , church . Anne and memorial patriots executed in the First World War.

Near the park Heritage Museum is a park "Dream resort " hotel ( former hotels "Centar" and " warm " ) .

The park is dominated silky alipicija - mimosa and palm vašingtonija from California, whose height is over 20 m, and it is one of the most decorative exotic plant species in this region . Middle part of the park stretch of Lebanese cedar and cypress, which branched crown , the summer heat , have the function of natural umbrellas. Next to the sea , on the right , there are cacti , agave and yucca, that accompany the course.

On the walls and in the gardens surrounding the house is dominated by the widely famous Herceg Novi bougainvillaea , which together with mimosas give an irresistible charm to this end.

For the park " Boka" we can safely say that the " botanical garden of the Adriatic" . With the realization of the park began to JIS back in 1908 , when the central part of the city , along with the hotel building ( which was destroyed in an earthquake in 1979 ) , began the formation of the park ; therefore adopted, the expression " Park Hotel Boka" .

Park area is a rare green oasis of Mediterranean plants where over 80 species of plants that are originally from tropical and subtropical regions. The dominant position belongs to the different types of palm trees , tall and slender vašingtonijama from Southern California , dates from the Canary Islands , as well as datulama from the Arabian Peninsula and North Africa , the Brazilian coconut palms ; There are evergreen magnolia , ARALIJA and succubus . In the middle of the park is high lattice with wisteria vines that provide shade the central part of the park. In the middle of the park is a fountain with a sculpture of the goddess of hunting, the work of sculptor Peter Palavičinija ( 1888-1958 ) . The entire park is formed at a relatively steep terrain and therefore was made on terraces in the Baroque style , with beautiful vantage points which offer a magnificent view of the entrance to the Bay of Kotor , Lustica , Njivice, Žvinje , Igalo ... Park " Boka" is a kind of landscaping The historical value .

For its beauty stand out and park area in Igalo, elegant , with vegetable plantations located in most of Herceg Novi's parks , gardens and parks : mimosa, palms and Pittosporum , eucalyptus , bogumila , lemons, oranges, kiwis , olives ...