Organized transfer from Skopje hotel to Ohrid. After 2 hours arriving in Ohrid. Visiting Gorna Porta, the Gallery of Icons and the church of St. Bogorodica Perivleptos dating from year 1295 the center of the city, the sightseeing continues with the Antic Theatre. The group goes towards the beautiful church of St. Kliment Ohridski Plaosnik “St. Pantelejmon”, fully renewed. Here the group will have the opportunity to enjoy in the stunning view. Later would be a visit of the church of St. Jovan Kaneo, dating from the 14th century. A visit at the Cathedral church of St. Sofia from the 11th Century covered with mural paintings and the Museum of the city of Ohrid where they could see exhibits from the early Neolithic – Stone Age till today. After that follows a return in the city square of Ohrid and the Old Bazaar. Free time for shopping (visit of stores with the original Ohrid pearl). One hour lunch time in restaurant in Ohrid. Aftre lunch the tour continue to city of Michov, museum on water (pre-historic lake dwelling suburb, which represents sub aquatic archeology, dating from the early Christian period). After the sightseeing of the lake dwelling suburb, the group continues to the Monastery of St. Naum. The monastery complex lies on rocks, surrounded with the wonderful nature created from the springs of the river Crn Drim which inculcates in the Lake of Ohrid, creating excellent nature images. The whole place is specific by the biggest springs on the Ohrid coast, the clean water and the wonderful nature. The church of St. Naum dates from the 10th century, built by the eponymous monk and miracle maker, St. Naum, who made many miracles and healed people. The tomb of St. Naum is in the church, in a special chamber, which has many murals that speak for his acts. It’s believed that if you put the ear on the tomb of St. Naum you will hear his heart beating. After the sightseeing of the monastery, the group has the opportunity to have a kajche (small boat) experience on the lake created from the springs. Return to Skopje.
Price: 47 EUR per person (bus transfer, min. 35 passengers)
The price includes:
– organized transfer to the given destinations
– experienced English language guide
– tickets for locals, monasteries and museums.
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