The naturally beautiful region of Mavrovo can be tricky to visit from Skopje without hiring a car. On this full-day tour, visit with ease and learn about the area from a guide. Depart from your Skopje hotel and learn about Mavrovo and its National Park on the way. Visit the monasteries of St. Jovan Bigorski and Rajcica and admire the stalactites and stalagmites at Sharko Cave. Enjoy a traditional Macedonian lunch.
Our sightseeing transfers will enable you enjoy in the marvelous landscapes, driving through mountains and valleys, by rivers and lakes. It will show you how architecture and life differ from village to village, from town to town!The sightseeing transfers are pleasant, touring drives that give you the opportunity of exploring and visiting beautiful sites in Macedonia that otherwise would have been missed out.Our Sightseeing transfer from Skopje to Ohrid via National Park Mavrovo is an excellent chance to see one of the most beautiful mosques, the Painted Mosque in Tetovo, then enjoy driving through the National Park Mavrovo, visit St. Jovan Bigorski Monastery with its exceptional wooden iconostasis, you will have an option for a stop for local, tasty lunch at the picturesque village Jance, you will be driven along Debar and Globocica Lakes and along the purest river Radika. Just before arriving to Ohrid, you will pass through the second biggest town on Ohrid Lake, Struga.
Experience Macedonia’s rich culture and spectacular nature on this all-day excursion. After a convenient hotel pickup, visit beautiful Matka Canyon and travel in a small boat to Vrelo, one of the deepest underwater caves in the world. Check out the historic St. Andrej monastery, enjoy a delicious optional lunch, marvel at the Painted Mosque, and stop by an Ottoman-era Teke.
If you enjoy being in nature, if you want to know and see more than the usual, if you want an experience beyond what every tourist does in Skopje, then go for our Canyon Matka tour and have a day to remember! Just sit and relax by the lake with a spectacular view on the cliffs in front of you, go on a boat tour to admire the tranquility of the canyon and visit the Vrelo Cave, enjoy a nice meal on the terass of the restaurant over the lake, rent a kayak and try your kayaking skills or simply explore the beautiful nature on the trails around!During this half-day spent in nature you will feel as been somewhere far from the city but not a dozen kilometers away from it! The canyon Matka, one of the most popular outdoors destinations in the surrounding of Skopje, authentic nature, presented by the many endemic species of plants, animals and butterflies will make you want to come again!
You will explore Skopje - the largest city, capital, and most diverse and fascinating city in North Macedonia. The city is popular with many monuments. Skopje's Central Square is literally filled with monuments of different historical figures - The most impressive of all is the 22-meter-tall Alexander the Great monument.And in the old city center is the restored Ottoman-era Skopje Charshi, with hundreds of little shops and smiling Macedonians behind their glass windows.Our pedestrian walk in Skopje will reveal: The Skopje Kale Fortress and the Church of St. Spas, the old Varosha neighborhood, as well as the Stone Bridge over Vardar - the bridge connects the old and the new city and is a symbol of Skopje and is even depicted on the coat of arms of the capital.On this day, you will also visit the breathtaking Matka Canyon - one of the most spectacular places in North Macedonia, surrounded by steep cliffs, among which are hidden medieval churches and monasteries.
In this tour, we will be able to see a few of the most interesting sites in the Skopje surrounding. We can visit the Millenium Cross and admire the view of the whole Skopje plain. We can visit the nearby village of Gorno Nerezi to see the beautiful Church of St. Panteleimon, situated in a Monastery complex. And maybe the highlight of the tour will be the Matka Canyon. We can explore this beautiful place on foot, or take a boat ride to the Vrelo Cave. In the end, we will get back into our comfortable vehicle and drive back to Skopje.