WEST MACEDONIA & TIRANA IN 4 DAYS

Including walking tours in Skopje and Ohrid and Tirana,
complementary Matka valley tour
& half day visit to St. Naum monastery

€ 299,-

per person

TOUR PROGRAM

MONDAY
09:00 Morning walk in the city center and Skopje Old Bazaar with our experienced and professional
tour guide. Visit to the Memorial house of Mother Teresa (inside); Gate Macedonia,
the Old Skopje railway station (from outside);
The Stone bridge; Archeological museum, Museum of Macedonian struggle (from outside)
Old Skopje Bazaar, Church of St Spas (The Holy Salvation) (inside) Skopje Fortress Kale (inside)

11:00 You will be picked up by our driver to visit Matka valley. A lot of possibilities to escape
from city life here – you can take a boat trip to the entrance of cave Vrelo,
rent a kayak or raft (boat hire fees are not included in the price)
or simply you can walk along the lake and enjoy the nature.

15:00 long distance transfer to Ohrid. Arrival in Ohrid early in the evening.
Overnight in hotel in Ohrid.

TUESDAY:
09:00 Ohrid walking tour will take part this morning.
Because of the religious importance and its numerous churches and monasteries,
Ohrid is famous under the name “Macedonian Jerusalem”. According the history facts,
there used to be 365 churches – a church for each day! Since 1979 the city
and the lake of Ohrid are under protection of UNESCO.

Do not miss to have a nice panoramic picture from Ohrid fortress
and to visit remains of the first Slavic university in the Balkans, today founded at Holy area of Plaoshnik.
You will go inside the recently rebuild Church of St Clement
and pass by the unique church of St. John – Kaneo and visit St. Sofia, the cathedral church.
Free afternoon in Ohrid to stroll on your own in narrow Old town streets. Overnight in Ohrid.

WEDNESDAY
09:00 Drive along the beautiful Ohrid lake to St Naum monastery.
On the way, visit to the Bay of Bones museum on water. Upon arrival visit to the monastery (inside).
Possibility to have a boat ride on the lake, above the springs of Black Drim river
(not included in the price, to be paid on the spot)
Free time to have a nice lunch at the restaurant located in beautiful island along the springs.
Say good buy to your local guide.

13:00 Border crossing and enter into Albania. Long distance drive to Albanian capital Tirana with several stops.
Upon arrival in Tirana free evening. Possibility to have dinner at some local restaurant. Overnight in Tirana.

THURSDAY
09:00 Morning Tirana guided tour with experienced local guide.
You will pass the University and Mother Teresa square, the main street in Tirana, the National museum (inside)
and E’them Bay mosque (from outside).

Free time in Tirana city center until departure.

13:00 Drive back to Macedonia with possibility to end the tour in Ohrid or Skopje.


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TOUR INFORMATION

Booking deadline
7 days before departure

Tour code: 1203
Duration: Four days
Price: 299 € per person
Tour starts at: 09:00 (pick up time 08:45-09:00)
Tour ends at: 19:00  (subject of road conditions)
Tour starts from:
In front of Mother Teresa memorial house 

Minimum passengers: 2 per tour
Maximum passengers: 6 per tour

Please note that this is scheduled tour,
which means you may join a group of other travelers. This tour is also offered as private tour, with flexible dates and departure times.
Contact us for more information.