MACEDONIA ROUND TRIP 2

3 days Scheduled tour with city tours in Ohrid, Bitola and visit to Tikvesh area

TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: West part of Macedonia
09:00 Departure from Skopje via Mavrovo NP. Passing Radika river valley and lakes made by Black Drim rive and arrival to Ohrid lake. Drive along the lake and afternoon visit to St. Naum monastery.
Possibility to have an unforgettable boat ride (optional, fee to be paid on the spot) with row boats above the springs of Black Drim river. O/N in Ohrid

DAY 2: Ohrid and Ohrid lake
Guided Ohrid walking tour in a morning.
Because of the religious importance and its numerous churches and monasteries, Ohrid is also 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. Drive towards Bitola, the second biggest town in Macedonia. Coffee break at the city center and the main pedestrian zone. Later afternoon arrival to the most famous Macedonian wine region – Tikvesh. Possibility to have a dinner and wine tasting at the local winery. O/N in Tikvesh area.

DAY 3: Tikvesh wine region and Skopje
In a morning, visit to the small Museum of Wine in Demir Kapija.
Later on, drive towards the biggest Roman site in Macedinia – Stobi, with visit inside.
On the way to Skopje, visit and free time for lunch at town of Veles.
Upon arrival, guided Skopje sightseeing tour with visit to the old and Church of St. Spas and new part
of the town with visit inside to the Memorial house of Mother Teresa. End of the tour
(Accommodation for this night is not included in tour price)

Some of the sights you will see and visit:
In Skopje: Church of St. Spas (the Holy Salvation) (inside), Mother Teresa memorial house (inside)
In Ohrid: The Ohrid fortress (inside), Plaoshnik area (inside), New St. Clement church (inside)
St. John Kaneo church (from outside) St Sofia church (inside), St. Naum Monastery (inside)
In Bitola: the Bazaar area, the old square,
On tour: Mavrovo NP, the canyon of Radika river, Lakes on Black Drim river, Galichica NP, Prespa lake, Stobi

NOTES:
Pre or post tour accommodation could be offered on request
All our tours with scheduled departure dates are based on combining different tours and itineraries.
Discounts: “Early booking” discount of 10% apply for all reservations made and paid at least 9 months before departure date. Discounts for Children and 3rd person in DBL room apply on request.
Similar to this tour is offered as Private tour, with flexible departure dates and possibility for Tailor made itinerary.
Please read carefully our Terms & Conditions for Tours with Scheduled Departure dates.

Planned hotels
Ohrid – hotel Millenium Palace 4* or similar / Tikvesh – Boutique hotel Popova Kula winery

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This tour is also offered as a Private tour with flexible departure dates and time – contact us for more information.

Tour code: 1253
Duration: 3 days
Price: 229 € per person
Scheduled departures 2018:
11.04 | 17.04 | 05.05 | 11.05 | 29.05 | 04.06
| 22.06 | 28.06 | 16.07 | 22.07 | 09.08 | 15.08 |
02.09 | 08.09 | 26.09 02.10 | 20.10 | 26.10
Tour starts at: 09:00
Tour starts from: In front of Gate Macedonia, near the main square in Skopje
We guarantee that this tour will depart as scheduled even with only two persons booked.

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Included:
Transportation according the program;
2 nights accommodation in tourist class hotel in Ohrid and Tikvesh area in DBL room
2 x Breakfast at the hotel;
English speaking tour guide for full day;
Visits inside: as described in the program, including admission fees where applicable
“Visit Macedonia” maps and brochure

Not Included:
– Supplement for accommodation in Single room during the tour – on request – 51 EUR for 2 nights;
– Supplement for 3 course dinner at the hotel – 12 EUR per dinner;
– all visits, tours or boat trips described as optional;
– Additional meals and snacks during the tour