Private Tour around the Ohrid Lake

Tour Number

Activity Level

656748


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Religious Heritage, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Bulgarian (fluent), English (advanced), Croatian (fluent), Slovene (conversational), Serbian (fluent), Serbo-Croatian (fluent)

Discover and explore the beauties of the Ohrid Lake surrounding with a private guide


In this one day tour you will enjoy in the wonderfull nature and visit a few interesting places situated on the shores of the lake, including the city of STRUGA, the MONASTERY COMPLEX dedicated to the ASSUMPTION OF MOTHER OF GOD-14 century, placed on the Ohrid lakeshore in a natural rocky environment with impressive cave church settled in the middle of the Stavropegial Monastery complex. After that, we continue along the shore and just a few km. later, we will approach the MKJD - ALB border and we continue to our next destination-the city of POGRADEC(ALB). A coffee time or a short walk, and again we are crossing the other border point on the other side of the lake and we enter MKD. We visit the most popular medieval cultural monument- ST. NAUM MONASTERY COMPLEX-10th. Also, the most beautiful water springs are near the church creating an atmosphere of joy and calmness. LUNCH/COFEE in the restaurant on the small beautiful island. Heading to Ohrid with a stop at the Bay of the Bones. More info in the photo.

Itinerary

At the morning, after a previous agreement between us about the right time of departure I will take You with my vehicle and the tour can start. We will make a circle around Ohrid lake which is somewhere around 95km-100km.
We will visit a few main places on the shores of Ohrid lake, all of them are incredibly beautiful and they are :
City of STRUGA
MONASTERY COMPLEX dedicated to THE ASSUMPTION OF MOTHER OF GOD with the cave church from 14 c. ( The healing Mother of God Icon and healing water springs )
LIN VILLAGE & PENINSULA - Situated only a few kilometers after the border point between MKD-ALB
City of POGRADEC - Small city on the Albanian side of the lake, just opposite from Ohrid
MONASTERY COMPLEX dedicated to SAINT atmosphere the patron of the city of Ohrid, the most famous medieval Slavic teacher, healer and the founder of the Monastery church(the most important medieval Christian monument ).
BAY OF THE BONES- PREHISTORIC SETTLEMENT ON WATER 1200b. c - 700 b. c
Heading to Ohrid.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 10 hours

Transportation

We will move around with a car and we will stop from time to time to walk around a litlle bit to see the local landmarks and the most interesting places on the shores of Ohrid Lake.
The available cars are :
Opel Zafira 1.6 , 2009 year, Climatronic + Full equipement ; 4 + 1 persons
Peugeot Partner 1.9 d 2000 year ; 3+1 persons
Cd player
Ford Focus 1.9 d 2001 year ; Cd player, Climatronic + Full equipment 3+1 persons

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 USD - Lunch, admission tickets, boat trip,souvenirs

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Souvenirs at the end of the Tour and a lot of attention and generosity.

Restrictions

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    Tour Price

    180 USD(for up to 4 people) (duration: 10 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    656748


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Religious Heritage, Youth and Family

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Bulgarian (fluent), English (advanced), Croatian (fluent), Slovene (conversational), Serbian (fluent), Serbo-Croatian (fluent)

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