Day 1: Welcome to Macedonia! Upon arrival transfer to the most famous Macedonian wine region Tikvesh and welcome party together with unforgettable wine tasting in the oldest wine cellar. O/N in Bitola (190 km).
Day 2: Bitola and Prespa lake. Sightseeing Bitola in a morning including visit of Heraclea Lynkestis - ancient site founded by Philip II of Macedonia, the father of Alexandar the Great. After spectacular drive by Prespa lake and across the National park Galichica arrival in Ohrid late afternoon. O/N in Ohrid (135 km).
Day 3: Ohrid and Ohrid lake. Ohrid city tour and visit of the most famous Ohrid sights. In the afternoon drive along the beautiful Ohrid lake coast and arrival St. Naum monastery complex. Boat trip above the springs of Crn Drim river. Back to Ohrid late afternoon.Evening Folklore show with traditional Macedonian folk music and dances. O/N in Ohrid 75 km.
Day 4: West part of Macedonia. Morning drive along the Crn Drim river Mavrovo national park with visit of the Bigorski monastery. Arrival in Skopje. O/N in Skopje (195 km).
Day 5: Kokino - “The Macedonian Stonehenge”. Departure to the recently discovered megalithic observatory Kokino and the old Church of St. Gerge in village of Staro Nagorichane. Afternoon visit of Osogovo Monastery. back to Skopje late afternoon (260 km).
Day 6: Departure. Morning Skopje sightseeing tour - The Kale fortress, Old city (Charshija) Church of Holly Salvation (St. Spas) The Stone Bridge and other Skopje monuments and sights. Transfer to Skopje Airport. Time to take leave of the New Balkan Experience!
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