Full day Private tour to east Macedonia and Tikvesh wine region
Already in Skopje, but you want to see more!
Have you ever been to a typical Macedonian village?
Or visited a town founded n the crater of an extinct volcano?
Have you tasted famous Macedonian wines at local winery ?
This tour covers all above mentioned.
Private transfer in a morning to the east part of Macedonia. First stop will be picturesque town of Kratovo, as settlement mentioned for the first time in 13th century, later on famous town of gold and silver together with its bridges and towers.
After drive on rural areas of east Macedonia, your guide will bring you to visit the biggest monastery in the area – Lesnovo monastery, where several monks are still lives there.
You will be invited to a family house in nearby village to have a lunch with home made meals made from organic grown vegetables and fruits, fresh baked pie and bread, home made cheese…
After this unique experience, you can enjoy a nap while your driver reach out the most famous Macedonian wine region – Tikvesh.
Before you enjoy some of the best wines of Macedonia, you must visit the biggest ancient site in
Macedonia – Stobi, dating from 1st century AC. Well preserved mosaics surrounded by remains of
Roman palaces are “must see” of this site.
Finally, after the nice impressions of today’s visits, you will be invited to have a tour at the local winery, before you will be offered to taste famous Macedonian wines.
Certainly, dinner will be part of the finish of this day.
Drive back to Skopje in the evening
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Town of Kratovo, Lesnovo monastery (inside)
Home made lunch at family house (included in the price)
Stobi ancient site (inside)
Local winery in Tikvesh wine region
Dinner at the local winery & tasting of 4 kind of wines during the dinner
Tour code: 108
Duration: Full day
Price: From 75 € per person,
for minimum 5 persons per tour
Departure date: you will choose
Departure time: 08:00
Meeting point: any hotel or address within Skopje
Private transportation by car or van;
Experienced English speaking local tour guide for full day;
Visits inside: Stobi site and Lesnovo monastery including entrance fees;
1 x Lunch at family house in Lesnovo;
1 x winery tour
1 x Dinner at local winery with wine tasting;
“Visit Macedonia” maps and brochure
– on request – guide on other language than English (Supplement may apply)