Thursday 
We meet our tour leader at 3pm at Malta International Airport for our Air Malta flight to Skopje departing at 5pm. On arrival at 6.45pm, we are transferred to our 4 Star hotel in Lake Ohrid and check in. 

Friday 
After buffet breakfast will start with an optional half-day sightseeing tour of Ohrid, one of the most beautiful Macedonian cities, famous for its Lake. There are only a few lakes in the world today whose antiquity can be compared with Lake Ohrid. We will have the possibility to see Samoil Fortress, the Antique Theatre, Perivlepta Church and also the Gallery of Icons. 
We later have free time for walking and shopping in the old town of Ohrid. In the evening dinner (optional) at hotel.

Saturday
Buffet breakfast then optional full-day excursion, taking us to visit the picturesque villages of Pestani, Trpejca and Ljubanista. We will also make a stop to visit the Museum on Water which represents the reconstruction on a Neolithic pile-dwelling settlement. We will then continue our drive towards the monastery of St. Naum of Ohrid which is situated close to the springs of the Black Drim River, which then flows out of the Lake at Struga. In the evening dinner (optional) at hotel.

Sunday
After buffet breakfast, an optional full-day excursion taking us to Bitola. Here we will enjoy a sightseeing tour of the archaeological site Heraklea - the most beautiful roman and early-Christian centre in Macedonia, with its mosaic floors and marble statues. We will then make our way towards Bitola’s main pedestrian street and enjoy free time. In the evening dinner (optional) at hotel.

Monday
Buffet Breakfast then full-day optional excursion takes us up the mountain range Livada (1568m) in the National Park of Galicica. The ridge of the Galicica Mountain provides an amazing panorama view of Lake Ohrid. Freely translated, Prespa means ‘the sleeping lake’. 
Here we will visit the small church St. George (the Byzantine frescoes in this church are astounding whereas the church dates back to 1191AD) on the opposite shore, in the picturesque village of Kurbinovo. Before the day ends, we will visit the last village Brajchino, close to the Greek border. In the evening dinner (optional) at hotel.

Tuesday
After buffet breakfast we check out of our rooms, and the coach drives us towards Skopje, stopping first in Struga, the city of poetry situated on the River Drim, followed by another stop in the beautiful village of Vevcani where we can admire its springs. 
We continue our drive to Movrovo where we will enjoy a panoramic sightseeing tour of the national park while enjoying some information about Macedonia and its history. 
We will also have the possibility to visit the monastery complex of Jovan Bigorski where one of the most beautiful wooden iconostasis is located. We later arrive in our hotel in Skopje and check in. In the evening dinner (optional) at hotel.

Wednesday
Buffet breakfast then full-day optional excursion will enable us to get acquainted with Skopje. We will visit the medieval fortress of Skopje – Kale Fortress, the Mustafa-Pasha Mosque, the telegraphic building and the Museum of Macedonia. We will then visit Skopje’s Old Bazaar and its monuments. 
We proceed towards the Stone bridge, followed by a must visit to the modern city square with its monuments, historic figures, sculptures and new buildings of the project Skopje 2014. The rest of the day is free. In the evening, after dinner (optional) we can enjoy an optional Skopje by night tour (please speak to your tour leader) 

Thursday
After buffet breakfast our last half-day optional excursion today will be dedicated to visit the medieval churches and monasteries found around Skopje. These include the monastery of St. Pantelejmon (12th century) in the village of Nerezi with its very famous frescoes dating back to the 14th century. 
We will then go for a trip to the Millenium Cross situated on the top of Vodno Mountain, using the millennium ropeway. We will then visit the Monastery of St. Andrew built in the 14th century situated in the vicinity of Skopje and in the beautiful area of Matka Canyon with its artificial lake. 
Check out of hotels by noon. Those going on the excursion will have to check out before leaving on excursion. We will later drive towards Skopje airport for our Air Malta flight departing at 7.45pm and arriving in Malta at 9.30pm. 
* Special price applies when half board and all excursions are taken
  • Tour Dates:
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    05 Jul 18 - 12 Jul 18  

  • Tour Prices
    (05 Jul - 12 Jul) per person

    Adult in Triple €599

    Adult in Double €649

    Adult in Single €779

    Child Sharing €499

    Half Board €99

    Air Malta direct flights to Skopje
    5 nights in 4 star hotel in Ohrid or similar
    2 nights in 4 star hotel in Skopje or similar
    Daily buffet breakfast
    Free visits to Struga, Vevcani & Movrovo
    Return coach transfers
    Services of tour leader
    All taxes

    €100.00 Special Price Reduction applies

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  • Other Prices: per person

    Adults

    All Excursions Adult €232

    Bitola €42

    Il-Park ta Galicicia €46

    Ins Basic 76-80 inc exc waiver €51

    Ins Std 70-75 inc exc waiver €46

    Ins Std Adult inc exc waiver €26

    Knejjes Medjevali €41

    Ohrid €25

    Pestani/Trpejca/Ljubanista €43

    Pestani/Trpejca/Ljubanista (C €22

    Skopje €35

    Childen

    All Excursions €118

    Bitola €21

    Il-Park ta Galicicia €23

    Ins Std Child inc exc waiver €16

    Knejjes Medjevali €21

    Ohrid €13

    Skopje €18