Private Full-Day Ohrid Tour from Skopje

Cultural & Theme Tours in North Macedonia

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from$62.80
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This private full-day trip to the pearl on Macedonian crown, Ohrid, is a must do once you are in Macedonia. In only just about two and a half hours drive from Skopje, grab the chance to visit the town and lake of Ohrid, both preserved by UNESCO as places of environmental, historical and cultural significance. Get to see the many churches and archeological sites, witness some of the most beautiful and well preserved Byzantine frescoes and icons, relax and have some tasty bites in one of the charming local restaurants and cafes by the crystal clear waters of Ohrid lake.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Lake Ohrid, Ohrid, Southwestern RegionTake the chance to visit the town and lake of Ohrid, both preserved by UNESCO as places of environmental, historical and cultural significance. Pass By: National Ohrid Museum - Robevci House, Ohrid, Southwestern RegionPassing by the museum of Ohrid - Robevci house, travellers will see an excellent example of typical Ohrid architectureStop At: Saint Sophia, Ohrid, Southwestern RegionThe cathedral church St. Sophia, located in the old part of Ohrid is valued for it's Medieval architecture and fresco paintings Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Ancient TheaterTravellers will get few minutes to admire the old stones of the Ancient TheaterDuration: 10 minutesPass By: Icon Gallery-Ohrid, Ohrid, Southwestern RegionThe gallery that houses a great collection of Byzantine iconsStop At: Tsar Samuel's Fortress, Ohrid, Southwestern RegionFor clients that decide to enter the Fortress there will be time to go around the fortress walls, enjoy the magnificent views on the town and lake of Ohrid and take photos Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Plaoshnik, Ohrid, Southwestern RegionFor clients that decide to enter at Plaoshnik - the church of St. Clement there will be time to visit the church and the many excavations, layers of history aroundDuration: 10 minutesStop At: St. Jovan Kaneo, Ohrid, Southwestern RegionTravellers will see the church on the cliff that is the most photographed landmark in OhridDuration: 10 minutes

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • All transfers with comfortable A/C car or minivan

What’s not included

  • Meals and drinks
  • Entrance tickets
  • Optional boat ride on Ohrid Lake
  • Tips and gratitudes for the guide
  • Entry/Admission - Saint Sophia
  • Entry/Admission - Tsar Samuel's Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Plaoshnik
  • Entry/Admission - St. Jovan Kaneo

Highlights

  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
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