MACEDONIA RURAL EXPERIENCE | WALKING TOUR

TOUR WITH GUARANTEED DEPARTURE DATES

We guarantee that all our tours will depart as scheduled subject to there being a minimum of 4 people booked on the tour.

Duration:
10 days / 9 nights

2017 Scheduled Dates:
May 22 / June 19 / September 4

2018 Scheduled Dates:
May 20 / June 17 / September 1

Number of Participants:
4 - 12

Tour grade:
Easy

Prices:
Confidental prices available upon request. Price depends on the number of participants.

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A unique chance to go out of the standard tourist routes and "peep" into the local houses and farms, to feel the daily village life. All this combined with the taste of home made spices and dishes.10 day rural tour.

 

 

TOUR ITINERARY

 

Day 1

Arrival of guests and transfer to Macedonian capital sity Skopje. Optional afternoon walking tour. Overnight in Skopje.

 

Day 2

Morning walk in the Old Bazaar. Afternoon visit to Breznica village and the local farm for home made food made from organic vegetables and milk. Overnight in Skopje.

 

Day 3

Departure to Tetovo to visit the Dappled mosque and Tetovo Tekje. Afternoon drive to Mavrovo NP and picturesque village of Galichnik. Dinner with home made cheese, yogurt and bread tasting. Overnight in Mavrovo.

 

Day 4

Drive along the river Radika and a light hiking tour to Duf waterfalls. A visit to village Zhirovnica for a coffee break, and transfer to Lazaropole village. Overnight in Lazaropole.

 

Day 5

Drive along the lakes to the beautiful village of Vevchani to visit the local springs. Optional lunch and transfer to Ohrid. Afternoon tour in the old part, dinner in a national restaurant.

 

Day 6

Visit to St.Naum monastery for an unforgettable row boat ride above the springs of Black Drim river. Afternoon drive across Galichica NP with spectacular views of both Prespa and Ohrid lakes. Arrival in Brajchino village, dinner and overnight.

 

Day 7

Morning visit to Bitola and Prilep. City tour and a drive to visit the church in Veljusa near Strumica. Overnight in Strumica.

 

Day 8

A day to visit Berovo and Vinica. Optional lunch in a local sheep barn, with fresh cheese and roasted meat. Drive to Kratovo to be welcomed according the old tradition with bread and home made salt.

 

Day 9

Walking tour in Kratovo small bazaar, and a visit to the local attraction, Valley of the Stone Dolls. Afternoon drive to Skopje. Traditional dinner and overnight in Skopje.

 

Day 10

Transfer to airport and departure of guests.