Location: Croatia and the Balkans
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
Start / End: Skopje / Skopje
Activities: Sightseeing, visit to places of cultural significance, boat trip to Vrelo Cave
Who is it for?
Curious travellers looking for a fulfilling foray into one of Europe’s best kept secrets.
What is it?
A multi-destination experience that includes visits to Turkish bazaars, ancient aqueducts, archaeological sites, and legendary fortresses and monasteries in combination with plenty of time for free exploration. This 8-day exploration of Skopje, Matko Canyon, Ohrid, Gradiste, Ostrovo, St. Zaum, Bitola, Prilep, Krusevo, Stobi, Veles, Strumica, and Stip was created with historic and cultural discovery as the focal point, complimented with unforgettable culinary experiences.
Highlights: Skopje, Matka canyon, St. Naum Monastery and other significant ruins and monasteries, local Turkish bazaar, UNESCO Wolrd Heritage site of Ohrid, Bitola, ancient city of Stobi, Stip
Season: April to October
Included: Comfortable, air-conditioned transportation throughout the journey, airport transfers, accommodation in double rooms at 4* hotels, boat trip to Monastery of St.Naum, English speaking licensed guide throughout journey
Not Included: International flights, tips, optional lunches, entrance fees, travel insurance, individual expenses during the journey
Prices: Prices start at USD $1000 per person (dependant on group size)
Macedonia known as ‘The Land of Lakes’, is truly one of the best kept secrets in the Balkans, and is often overlooked. This country has a rich and eventful history that can be appreciated still today. This cultural heritage tour will take you to ancient cities, colourful bazaars, stone monasteries, impressive ruins and many more cultural treasures.