Delve into the history, culture and traditions of North Macedonia on this five-day tour: explore ancient ruins, vibrant cities and beautiful churches and mosques.
North Macedonia Tour Package
Day 1: Skopje
When you land at Skopje Airport, we'll pick you up from the arrivals area and take you to the hotel in the city where you'll spend the first night of the five-day tour. Welcome to North Macedonia!
After settling into the hotel, we'll take you out to dinner at a restaurant in Skopje where we'll be entertained with live music. What better way to start your trip around North Macedonia?
Day 2: Skopje - Tetovo - Struga - Ohrid
After breakfast at the hotel, we'll head out to visit the most emblematic monuments and landmarks in Skopje's historic centre. We'll see the Memorial House of Mother Teresa, cross over the 15th century Stone Bridge and admire the architecture of its most important buildings.
We'll then board a minibus and set off to Tetovo, a nearby town where we'll visit the Šarena Džamija, or Painted Mosque, a beautiful place of worship dating back to the 15th century. Afterwards, we'll make a stop for lunch before continuing our tour to Struga. We'll be welcomed into this picturesque town with a coffee and homemade cake, and we'll then make our way to our final stop of the day: Ohrid, where we'll spend the night.
Day 3: Ohrid - St. Naum - Ohrid
We'll begin day three with breakfast before embarking on a guided tour of Ohrid, considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in North Macedonia. Exploring its historic streets, we'll admire its many churches, amongst which the Church of Saint Sophia and the Church of St. John at Kaneo stand out as particularly spectacular. We'll also stop a local jewellery store to see the pearls of Ohrid.
At midday, we'll stop for lunch before setting off to St Naum's Monastery, built on a rock in a lake. After taking in its beautiful architecture and the multi-coloured frescoes inside, we'll return to Ohrid where we'll enjoy dinner and a folklore show.
Day 4: Ohrid - Heraclea - Bitola - Demir Kapija
Leaving Ohrid behind after breakfast, we'll visit the ruins and mosaics of the ancient city of Heraclea. Did you know this site was built by the father of Alexander the Great? We'll then head to Bitola, where we'll explore its old town and see a World War I cemetery.
At lunchtime, a local family will welcome us into their home and we'll eat a delicious meal with them. After eating, we'll make our way to Demir Kapija, a small town in southern North Macedonia where we'll get to see the immense vineyards that characterise this area of the country. We'll spend the night here.
Day 5: Demir Kapija - Skopje
After a well-deserved rest and a delicious breakfast at the Popova Kula Winery in Demir Kapija, we'll return to Skopje, located an hour and a half away. Our five-day tour will come to an end with drop off at the airport in time for you to catch your flight.
This five day tour includes four nights' accommodation with breakfast at the following hotels. The price indicated is per person sharing a double room:
- Skopje: Bushi Hotel or similar.
- Ohrid: Royal Hotel or similar.
- Demir Kapija: Popova Kula Hotel or similar.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.
|Adults||Children between 6 and 12 years old||Children under 6 years old|
Children between 6 and 12 years oldUS$ 354.60
Children under 6 years oldFree
* A reservation for one person will include a supplement.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.
Pick up and drop off at Skopje Airport.
Transport by minibus.
4 nights' accommodation with breakfast.
English speaking guide.
Entry to monuments.
When to book?
You can book up until 7 days before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Show the voucher on your phone to take part in the activity.
No, not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
If you have any other questions please contact us.