Tour

8 day Macedonia  tour

Places

Skopje, outside Skopje, Ohrid, Povardarie, East and West Macedonia

8 unforgettable days on this great Macedonia tour

Our 8 day Best of  Macedonia tour will take you around  one of the Europe’s smallest countries often called “the pearl of the Balkans”, and compared to Switzerland  because of its nature, mountains tectonic lakes and valleys.  Like nowhere in the world, this region offers a great number of historical monuments: churches, icons, monasteries, archaeological sites, mosques, old books and other artifacts. In the foot steps of Marco Polo, on the ancient roads Via Egnatia and Via Axios you will visit and explore cities, villages, rivers, archeological sites, castles and many other places that you couldn’t even dream that existed in the heart of Europe. This 8 day unforgettable tour to Macedonia will be something that you’ll never forget. A memory for life time.

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Detailed Itinerary

Town of Skopje

Breakfast. 09.00 h.
We are astarting this 8 day Best of Macedonia tour with sightseeing of Skopje, the capital of Macedonnia.. The Old Railway Station and Museum, Memorial House of Mother Teresa born in Skopje, Macedonia Square and monuments Alexander Macedonian, Justinian Prima, Samuel King, Arch Gate, Parliament, Old Stone Bridge, Fortress Kale, church St. Spas, old Bazaar, and others. Lunch in national restaurant. Continuing to monastery St. Pantelejmon. Sightseeing at the Millennium Cross. Overnight

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Skopje-Matka

Breakfast. 9:00 pm.
Sightseeing at Aqueduct, Canyon River Treska (Matka). Visit the village on the outskirts of Skopje. Introducing the customs, food, lifestyle village. Lunch in a village setting.

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Skopje-Demir Kapija

Breakfast. 9:00 pm.
Sightseeing of the ancient sity Stobi, wineries Villa Maria and Popova kula in Demir Kapija(120 km.). Wine tasting and lunch at the winery. Visit the plantation of grapes. Collection, harvesting the grapes. (Optional) Overnight.

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Skopje – Kokino – Kriva Palanka

Breakfast. 9:00 pm.
Visit the megalithic observatory of the 4th century BC Kokino and the monastery of St. George protected by UNESCO.
Sightseeing on the monument of nature over 50,000 years old Stone puppets in Kratovo and beautiful monastery Sv.Joakim Osogovski in Kriva Palanka (100 km). Lunch in a monastery. Overnight.

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Skopje-Krusevo

Breakfast. 9:00 pm. Skopje- Krusevo
Departure to the beautiful and historic tourist town of Krusevo (160 km) declared the first republic in the Balkans, the old town architecture. Overview of the monument Makedonium, Meckin stone, memorial house-museum of musical mega star Tose Proeski. Ethno lunch in ethno restaurant. Accommodation in hotel. Overnight in town

Photo’s courtesy of Ante Josifovski, one of the best Macedonian photographers. If you have time please visit his website!

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Krusevo- Bitola-Resen-Ohrid
Breakfast. 9:00 pm.
Departure to Ohrid (150 km). We will visit the ancient city of Heraclea Linkestis, built in the 4th century BC by Philip II Macedonian, father of Alexander Macedonian. Walk on Sirok sokak picturesque old town architecture in the city of the consuls, Bitola. Continuing to Ohrid. We will visit Kurbinovo and the church Sv.Georgi, Museum of National Costumes in Resen. Visit the plantation of apples. Harvesting, collecting apples. (Optional)
Hotel accommodation in Ohrid. Overnight
Breakfast. 9:00 pm.
Sightseeing of the ancient city Ohrid (Lihnidos), a Macedonian city of Jerusalem UNESCO with 365 churches and monasteries. Old town, St.Sophia, gallery icons, house Robev , the ancient theater, St. Virgin Perivlepta, fortress of King Samuil, , Plaoshnik. St. John Kaneo. Caffe break. Afternoon visit the monastry St. Naum, the river Black Drin and museum on water. Overnight in town.
Breakfast. 9:00 pm.
Visit to Struga. Sightseeing of the old city. Visiting the St. Nicolas Church, the old mill and sources in the village Vevcani. Lunch in national restaurant Vevcani. Continuing the journey to the Monastery of St.. John the Baptist. Departure in Skopje.
The trip will be with despite the canyons of the Black Drim and Radica rivers, Mavrovo and Debar Lake.