NORTH MACEDONIA – Balkan jewel

NORTH MACEDONIA – Balkan jewel

NORTH MACEDONIA – Balkan jewel

Visit North Macedonia

Discover the real Balkan jewel in this Macedonian tour.

Start: Skopje, North Macedonia

Finish: Skopje, North Macedonia

Duration: 3 nights/ 4 days

 

Why you will love this trip

  • Skopje – the charming city filled with history from the Ottoman and Byzantine era
  • The largest national park in the country and one of Europe's oldest national parks – Mavrovo National Park
  • The most famous village of Galichnik – famous because of its authentic architecture, rich cultural heritage, and admirable landscapes
  • Monastery of Saint Naum
  • The Biljana Springs - one of the springs that feed Lake Ohrid
  • Lake Ohrid: A UNESCO Heritage Site, and one of the oldest lakes in the world
  • Ohrid known as “Macedonian Jerusalem” there used to be 365 churches - a church for
  • each day

 

DAY 1:  ARRIVAL

  • Arrival at Skopje Airport. Meet the tour guide and transfer to hotel
  • In the afternoon Skopje walking tour
  • Dinner and Overnight in Skopje

 

DAY 2: MAVROVO – OHRID

  • After breakfast drive to Mavrovo
  • Walking tour of Mavrovo National Park
  • Stop at the Monastery of Saint Jovan Bigorski
  • Lunch at Saint Jovan Bigorski's restaurant
  • After Lunch departure towards Ohrid
  • Dinner and overnight in Ohrid

 

DAY 3: NAUM– OHRID – SKOPJE

  • After breakfast short ride to Neum
  • Photo stop Bay of bones
  • Visit the Saint Naum Monastery
  • Lunch at Biljana Springs
  • After Lunch departure towards Ohrid
  • Guided walking tour in Ohrid Old town
  • Transfer back to Skopje
  • Dinner and overnight in Skopje

 

Day 4:  DEPARTURE

  • After breakfast free time
  • Depart for the airport