Visiting Kosovo’s main cities of Pristina and Prizen from Macedonia can be tricky unless you hire a car. On this full-day tour, travel comfortably by air-conditioned minivan from your Skopje accommodation and meet your guide in Pristina. Visit landmarks like the Monastery of Gracanica, the Kosovo National Library, the Open Air Archaeological Park, Carshi Mosque, Gazimestan Tower, and more. Head to Prizen and take a walking tour of the Ottoman-era Old Town.
If you want to explore a little further, this is one of the tours that will take you out of Macedonia, and into Bulgaria, to see and experience its capital, Sofia. Although, it’s a longer ride, we will be able to visit the most significant monuments and sites in Sofia, and enjoy in a tasteful lunch and coffee in one of the restaurants in the Central Square.
On this tour, you can admire the large differences between Macedonia and Albania, in the landscape, culture, art... Until recently, Albania was a very closed country, and now it is a popular travel destination. Although it is a longer ride, it is worth it.
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.
We will be able to visit Kokino, the fourth oldest observatory in the world, right after Stonehenge in England, Angkor Watt in Cambodia and Abu Simbel in Egypt. We will visit an extraordinary stone formation in the place called "Stone dolls", and hear the legend of their creation. And we will visit the small town of Kratovo, located in the crater of an extinct volcano.
Visit the Kratovo tour with Kuklica - Stone dolls - unique place and wonderful story about dolls and also visit Lesnovo Monastery and also see some many things from normal life of this region, visit a local pottery shop and by end of the tour - lunch in ethno restaurant.
See one of the most beautiful city in Macedonia - Strumica with a wonderful nature place as Kolesino and Smolari waterfalls and Vodocha and Veljusa Monastery - beauty that you didn't see in some other monasteries.
Wine tour – Chateau Sopot near Veles – the heavenly vineyardChateau Sopot is one of the most renowned Macedonian wineries, with quality wine production, and breathtaking on-site scenery. If you are in Macedonia, visiting the vineyard is terrific idea – combining the outdoor with the gourmet, it is a very popular day trip.Location wise, the Chateau Sopot winery sits to the right of the pay toll on the Skopje-Veles highway. It is close to Lake Mladost, which is another popular destination near the Veles district, so you can hardly miss the entrance.
This tour starts by picking up the guests from the hotel, and transport to Staro selo which is a 1 hour ride from Skopje. We start from the village of Staro Selo and we ride on the wide dirt road surrounded by beech forest. After climbing around 700 meters above sea level, and passing 10 kilometers, we reach Mountain Hut, near to the Ljuboten peak (2498m).On this place we make lunch break, and we enjoy in the beautiful surrounding of Shara mountain.After the brake, we continue to ride about 7 kilometers up, reaching the highest altitude on this ride, 2010 meters above sea level. On this place we make a break to enjoy beautiful view . From this point we descend to our starting place.
The eastern part of Macedonia abounds with exceptional natural beauties, and beautiful old churches and monasteries. We will visit two monasteries, not very far from Strumica, the monastery St. Leontius in Vodocha and the Monastery in Veljusa, dedicated to the Holy mother of God Eleusa. One of the masterpieces of nature, that we will explore, is the Kolesino waterfall. You will fall in love with this beautiful little place, nature carved in the hills of the Belasica mountain, not that far from the Kolesino village.
Get out of the city and into beautiful macedonian nature on this full-day tour. Depart from your Skopje hotel and travel in an air-conditioned minivan to Berovo, a town at the foot of the Malesevski Mountains. Accompanied by a guide, take a hike through nature and past Berovo Lake. Enjoy a lunch of local, organic cuisine.
From the capital, we are travelling to the main tourist attraction in Macedonia, the town of Ohrid. Ohrid lies on the shores of the oldest lake in Europe, Lake Ohrid. Everywhere in Ohrid, breathtaking views of the Lake will fill your eyes and cameras. Called the Jerusalem on The Balkans, Ohrid is the centre from where Christianity was spread in these lands.
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.
Get to know the historic city of Bitola on this full-day private tour from Skopje. Benefit from the personalized attention of a dedicated guide and the ability to travel at your own pace on this private tour for you and your party. Visit the important 4th-century settlement Heraclea Lyncestis, explore Bitola's City Park, the Green Market, the Old Bazaar, Shirok Sokak, and other highlights. Round-trip private transportation from Skopje included.
The driver/guide will pick you up from the hotel or any location of your preference in Skopje. This full day tour will start with a visit to a beautiful medieval monastery in Grachanica (90 km, approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes from Skopje), rebuilt in 1321 on the foundations of an Orthodox church from the 6th century. Then, we drive to Kosovo’s capital Prishtina (20 minutes from Grachanica). We will be able to visit the 26m high clock tower and the National Library. In the Independent House of Kosovo we will find out the story of the former president Ibrahim Rugova in the campaign for independence from Serbia, and see the Newborn Monument from 2008, when Kosovo declared its independence. Sultan Mehmet Fatih Mosque and Jashar Pasha Mosque are two beautiful Ottoman mosques and famous local attractions. Somewhere on the way, we will have lunch. In the end, we drive back to Skopje and will drop you off in any location of your preference in Skopje.
Explore Macedonia’s ancient history and get out of the city on this full-day tour. Depart from your hotel and travel in a private vehicle to Kokina, the ruins of an ancient observatory. Continue on to Osogovo Monastery and learn about the history from your guide. Pause for a local lunch before heading back to Skopje.
Break up your travel from Skopje to Tirana with a half-day tour of Ohrid. Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned vehicle from your Skopje hotel to Lake Ohrid. With a guide, explore the harbor area and the many churches that dot the town, including St. Sophia, St. Clement’s Church of the Holy Mother of God Most Glorious, and St. Pantelejmon. After your tour, continue on to your Tirana hotel.
Visit Ohrid with ease from Skopje on this full-day tour. Depart from your Skopje hotel in a private vehicle. Admire the beauty of Lake Ohrid and learn about the area’s history from your guide. Visit the area’s many churches, including St. Sophia, St. Clement’s Church of the Holy Mother of God Most Glorious, and Plaoshnik, as well as the Roman amphitheater.
Did you know that Niš is the birthplace of Constantine the Great, the first Christian Roman Emperor? This beautiful city in Serbia has always been a gate connecting the East and the West. In this tour, we will be able to visit the Niš fortress from the Ottoman period, the Chelekula (The Skull Tower), and the concentration camp from WW II.