On this tour, you will cast your eyes on magnificent traditional Macedonian architecture, monuments, museums, churches and monasteries where life seems to move in a different rhythm.
Make a complete change from your everyday life by venturing to one of Europe's last undiscovered destinations. Enjoy the view of historical ruins and ancient villages that have remained unchanged for centuries. You will be able to tantalize your taste buds as you consume the famous Macedonian food and quality wines.
This extended itinerary is totally customizable to your needs and interests. Please contact me to begin building this adventure of a lifetime!
Day 1, Skopje
Flight arrival and transfer to Skopje
Day 2, Skopje - Ohrid
Tour of Skopje - tour starts at the museum of Skopje
Departure for Matka Canyon - area of untouched natural scenery
Departure for Ohrid - the Macedonian Jerusalem
Day 3, Ohrid -Struga
Tour of Ohrid and sightseeing
Departure for Struga
Day 4, Struga-Sv Naum Monastery-Bitola
Departure for Sv Naum Monastery
Departure for traditional village Brajcino
Departure for Bitola
Day 5, Bitola-Krushevo-Tikves-Popova Kula
Departure for Krushevo
Departure for Tikves Winery - one of the most authentic and biggest Macedonian wineries
Departure for Popova Kula Winery
Day 6, Popova Kula-Strumica
Departure for Strumica
Day 7, Strumica- Shtip-Kratovo
Departure for Shtip
Departure for Kratovo (one of the regions' living museums)
Day 8, Kratovo-Joakim Osogovski - Skopje
Departure for Joakim Osogovski Monastery - the monastery of the creative monk Joakim
Departure for Kokino Megalithic Observatory (ranked 4th oldest in the world)
Where and When:
Meet up location: Door to door service.
End location: Door to door service.
Duration: 8 days
All entrance fees and cable car ticket in Vodno
Transportation with car the whole tour
Licensed English speaking tour guide
Boat ride to Vrelo Cave in Matka Canyon
hotels, bed and breakfast (60$ per night)
7 lunches (1 lunch with wine-tasting) (35$ per lunch)
7 dinners (1 dinner with wine-tasting ) (35$ per dinner)
Use of spa facilities in Hotel Sirius Strumica