SKOPJE CITY BREAK
8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

(4 nights Ohrid + 1 night Tikvesh + 1 night Strumica + 1 night Skopje)
Program
1
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Ohrid - You will fly to Macedonia, Ohrid. At the airport you will be welcomed by the tour guides and you will have organized transfer to your hotel. dinner and overnight in Ohrid.
2
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Ohrid - 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, you will also go on the place where is the symbol of Ohrid, the church St.Jovan Kaneo. 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 crni Drim. Dinner and overnight in Ohrid.
3
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Bitola, Kavadarci - After breakfast, departure for the city of Bitola in southern Macedonia. During this trip you will drive through the beautiful National Park Galicica, where you have magnificent view over the lakes of Ohrid and Prespa. A perfect photo opportunity. The road continues to the city of Bitola, known as the City of Consuls . First you will visit the archeological site Heraklea, the city formed by the king Filip II in the 4th century BC, then also visit to the Museum of Bitola, former military school where a special room is dedicated to the Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the father of modern Turkey, who lived in Bitola. After lunch, you will have chance to walk through the most famous pedestrian street called Sirok Sokak and you will see all of the landmarks of this very important city Bitola. On the road to Kavadarci, you will visit another archeological site Stobi where you will see how rich is the Macedonian history. Dinner and overnight in the wine region Tikvesh where the two cities Negotino and Kavadarci are.
4
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Kavadarci, Negotino,Demir Kapija,Strumica - First breakfast in the morning and then sightseeing of the two cities Kavadarci and Negotino. From here we go to the small town Demir Kapija, where you will visit the Museum and Elenov the Royal Winery with opportunity to learn about the process of wine making and the Macedonian wine history. Here you will have lunch and chance to taste the Macedonian wine. from here the road goes to Strumica. In the late afternoon you will arrive in the city with walking tour in the center and visit in the church Vodoca is included. Dinner and overnight in Strumica.
5
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Skopje - After a good night sleep and a hearty breakfast, we will visit the largest water falls in Macedonia Smolare Falls and then we continue to the capital of Macedonia - Skopje. The Skopje city tour include visits in the Mother Theresa Memorial House, the Museum of National Struggle, Old Bazaar, the square rich with monuments and fountains. Lunch is included. Dinner and overnight in Skopje.
6
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Matka, Nacionalen Park Mavrovo,Vevcani,Ohrid - After breakfast first we go to the Canyon Matka where you can enjoy in the beautiful nature. Then we continue towards the northwest part of Macedonia. on the road we pass trough the National Park Mavrovo and we will visit the most beautiful Orthodox monastery of Macedonia, St.Jovan Bigorski, dedicated to the John the Baptist. From there we go on lunch in the most popular village in Macedonia Vevcani situated in the mountain of Jablanica, and you can taste a typical Macedonian dish. At the end of today’s program is the monastery complex in Kalista with new church and old cave church, situated on the shores of Ohrid Lake. Dinner and overnight in Ohrid.
7
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Ohrid - Free day for relaxation and leisure.
8
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Ohrid - After breakfast, transfer to the airport for return flight home, with happy memories of the special trip through Macedonia.
TOUR INCLUDES TOUR EXCLUDES
Transfer from airport - hotel - airport - Transportation during the tour -Comfortable bus with air conditioning Return flight
Half Board service in hotels All drinks at breakfast/ lunch/ dinner - Individual costs
Professional English speaking guide
Lunches
Entrance fees