The hotel is situated opposite the the city park and the football stadium and a 10-minute walk from the central Macedonia Square. It features a restaurant and bar as well as 24/7 reception and room service. All rooms have A/C, cable TV, 24/7 wi-fi, telephone.
Day 2 & 3
The hotel is a four-star modern, luxurious and comfortable city hotel with outdoor swimming pool, centrally located in Downtown Ohrid Macedonia. It offers: 24 hour front desk service with English-speaking staff, safety deposit boxes, central air-conditioning and heating, business club with computers, internet, printer, scanner and fax available 24 hours, room service, laundry services, 24 hour aperitif bar at your service. Ideal for your relaxation, its outdoor summer pool and covered terrace are for hotel guests only.
Day 4 & 5
The hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. Each room features a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a minibar. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a shower and free toiletries. An on-site café-bar is available.
The Popova Kula Hotel offers unique experience to its guests with its distinct 4 suites and 7 rooms, each carefully named after, and decorated in the colors of the wine type they represent. Each is equipped with telephone and internet connection, air conditioning and balcony giving view to the breathtaking surroundings – true enjoyment for nature lovers.
Price: Call for Pricing
Included in price:
Accommodation: 3 x 3*hotel, 2 * 4* hotel, 1 x boutique hotel
Meals: 6 x breakfast, 6 x dinner
Transport with air conditioned tourist van/ minivan
Full escort by professional tourist guide
Cable car on Mount Vodno
Local deli tasting in Krusevo
Boat in Canyon Matka
Boat in the lagoon at St Naum monastery
Folklore performance with dinner on Day 3
Winetasting with dinner on Day 6
Reforestation certificate for one tree planted in your name in Macedonia
Full organization and logistic by Macedonia Travel
Not included in price:
Drinks during the meals
Entrance fees for monuments en-route (26 euro)
Winetasting in Tikvesh winery on Day 6
Winetasting in Stobi winery on Day 7
Any personal expenses not mentioned under “included in price
What to pack
Footwear: comfortable walking shoes
Water/windproof jacket with hood
Money: cash, or, you can also use your credit card in most cities in Macedonia. Feel free to ask your guide for help
TOUR EXTENSION: KOSOVO UNESCO HERITAGE
Drive to Stobi, the eternal city founded at the sunset of the ancient Macedonian kingdom, place where the traders through the Roman road Via Egnatia were supplied with gold, white and pink marble, wine and iron. From here continue to Kokino, the 4th oldest Megalithic Observatory in the world by NASA, right after Stonehenge (UK), Abu Simbel (Egypt) and Angkor Vat (Cambodia). Afternoon is free to relax in the spa center, or in the beautiful village setting of your hotel. Traditional dinner and overnight in Ethno hotel complex.
Optional: winetasting in Stobi winery.
Early in the morning we’ll cross Macedonian – Kosovo border and drive along Kachanik Gorge to our first stop, Grachanica monastery: a UNESCO world heritage site of extraordinary beauty, famous for its church devoted to Annunciation of the Holly Mother of God. Continue to the Kosovo greatest battlefield in its history, where Sultan Murad and Emperor Lazar fought with their armies back in 1389. Only few kilometers away is the tomb/turbe of the Ottoman Sultan Murad the First, who was killed in that battle. From here we head to the Kosovo Capital Pristina, for lunch and afternoon guided panoramic city tour followed by a walk along Pristina’s main street and the pedestrian zone by the monuments of Mother Teresa, Skenderbeg, and the monument of the first president of Kosovo, Ibrahim Rugova. Transfer to Pec. Dinner and overnight in hotel in Pec.
The Patriarchate of Pec is the next UNESCO World Heritage site on our tour, which had continuous life for over seven centuries. We’ll visit here a complex of four churches built and fresco-painted back in XIII-XIV century, and head back to Pec and Decani to visit one more UNESCO World Heritage site: the Serbian Orthodox Christian monastery VisokiDecani, famous for its frescoes declared as "one of the most valued examples of the so-called Palaeologan renaissance in Byzantine painting". Continue to Prizren driving by Djakovica, and by Terzi Most, an interesting bridge from XVIII century. After a traditional lunch in Prizren restaurant we’ll take a walking tour of this wonderful historic city of Kosovo with preserved old buildings, bazaar, mosques and orthodox churches, a catholic cathedral, bridges and a fortress. See why this ancient city is named “the Open Air Museum”!!! Departure to Skopje in late afternoon and finish the day with a grand farewell dinner in Skopje. Overnight in hotel in Skopje.
Free time to explore the capital center completely rebuilt for the project Skopje 2014 with numerous monuments, baroque buildings and fountains until departure home.