ROUND TRIP MACEDONIA - ALBANIA
8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

(4 nights Macedonia + 3 nights Albania)
Program
1
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Ohrid (Macedonia)- Flight to Macedonia, Ohrid. At the airport you will be welcomed by the tour guides and you’ll have organized transfer to your hotel. Dinner and overnight in Ohrid.
2
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Ohrid (Macedonia) - After breakfast, you will have tour in the old part of Ohrid city. The tour starts from the Upper Gate, and you will experience Ohrid through the centuries. This tour includes visits on the antique theatre, the Gallery of Icon, the Samoil Fortress from where you will have beautiful panoramic view over the Ohrid lake and the city. After this follow visit in the monastery St. Clement at Plaosnik, where he founded the first Slavic University. Visit in the cathedral St. Sofia with beautiful frescos from the 11th century and the home of the family Robevci, today Museum of Ohrid city, is also included . Then you will enjoy lunch and after the lunch the journey continues to the port of Ohrid for boat trip to the beautiful monastery St.Naum and the springs of the river Black Drim. Dinner and overnight in Ohrid.
3
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Skopje (Macedonia)- After a good night's sleep and a hearty breakfast, visit the cultural, economic and political centre of the country, Skopje! The city tour begins at the Skopje Old Railway Station, the Museum of Mother Theresa and the square. After lunch you will see the Stone Bridge of the city and the Old Turkish Bazaar. Then visit the National Museum of Struggle. After some free time you will return to your hotel in Ohrid. Dinner and overnight in Ohrid.
4
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Durres (Albania) -Albania is on the program. After crossing the border of Macedonia with Albania, go through the mountainous landscape to Durres, the second largest city and main port of the country. Durres with it long sandy beaches, is also one of the most popular summer tourist destination in Albania Here you will visit the Archaeological Museum and the Amphitheatre. After lunch you will have free time for yourself to discover the city. Dinner and overnight in Durres.
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Tirana, Kruja (Albania) - After breakfast you head to Tirana, the capital of Albania. Along the way you will make a stop in the small village of Kruja, the birthplace of the greatest national hero of Albania, Skanderbeg, where you will visit its castle. In Tirana the capital and the largest and most developed city in Albania , first you will have lunch and then sightseeing in the centre, to see all important attractions: Skanderbeg monument, Mother Theresa square, Et’hem Bey mosque, the Clock Tower are just some of this city landmarks. Back to Durres for dinner and overnight at your hotel.
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Berat (Albania) - Today on the program is Berat. Charming old town called Museum Town with stone houses and stones streets and it is under UNESCO protection. Here you can see rare example of architectural character typical of the Ottoman period . For lunch here you will have chance to enjoy traditional Albanian cuisine. Dinner and overnight in Durres.
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Pogradec, Lin (Albania), Ohrid (Macedonia) - Today, travel back to Macedonia, through Pogradec and Lin. Lin is a small village with stone houses and stone streets, situated on the only peninsula in Ohrid lake, and here you can see foundations of an early Christian basilica from the 4-6th century . Further, you will have opportunity to taste the famous Ohrid trout, during lunch. Before crossing the border, you will have tour in the only city on the Albanian side of the lake, Pogradec, Then you’ll go back to Macedonia for dinner and overnight in Ohrid.
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Ohrid (Macedonia) - After breakfast, transfer to the airport for return flight home, with beautiful memories from this round trip.
TOUR INCLUDES TOUR EXCLUDES
Transfer from airport - hotel - airport Return flight
Transportation during the tour All drinks at breakfast/ lunch/ dinner
Comfortable bus with air conditioning Individual costs
Half Board service in hotels
Professional English speaking guide
Lunches
Entrance fees