Struga, cave churches and Vevchani springs from Ohrid

Day Trips & Excursions in Lake Ohrid

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Tour description provided by Viator

 Struga is a city of poetry and the birthplace of the famous brothers Miladinovci, which wrote the famous Macedonian poem “Tga za jug”. Radozhda and Kalishta are famous for their frescos in cave churches. Vevchani is a beautiful village and attracts tourists with its springs and beautiful nature. 
The driver/guide will pick you up from your hotel or any location of your preference in Ohrid. Transfer from Ohrid with our vehicle to the neighboring town of Struga. In the town of Struga we will take a walk through the streets and visit the lock where the water of Lake Ohrid flows into the river “Black Drim”. After that, we will visit the villages Kalishta and Radozhda, which are famous for their cave churches and frescos. In Kalishta, you will find the only icon where the Mother of God is painted in a black robe and with a black face, and the child Jesus is black. The last stop of our tour is the village of Vevchani and there we will visit the springs of Vevhcani – a beautiful park. In a national restaurant in the village of Vevchani, we will have a chance for an optional national lunch.

What’s included

  • Hotel pick off and drop off at your preferred destination;
  • All transfers with comfortable A/C car or minivan;
  • Experienced English speaking tour guide/driver.

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks;
  • Entrance fees;
  • Personal expenses.