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Hidden Gems of Ohrid, North Macedonia

Located in the heart of the Balkans, the city of Ohrid, North Macedonia, has a very old history, unique culture, and natural beauty. Ohrid is famous for its beautiful lake - one of Europe's oldest and deepest - and its former 365 churches. Known as "The Pearl of the Balkan," Ohrid's breathtaking views and deep historical roots make it a must-visit destination for travelers seeking both tranquility and adventure.

A Journey Through Time and Beauty

Our tour begins atop a hill with a magnificent view of the 11th-century fortress of Tsar Samuel, overlooking Lake Ohrid, one of the clearest lakes in Europe. The lake's natural tectonic beauty takes you on a journey through time, revealing its ancient secrets and peaceful allure.

Exploring Ohrid's Sacred and Scholarly Sites

A highlight of the tour is the Church of St. Clement and the archaeological remnants of the First Slavic University. Here, history and spirituality intertwine, showcasing the educational and religious advancements of early Slavic culture. The journey continues to the ancient theatre, dating back to the 2nd century B.C., revealing Ohrid's significance in ancient times.

As we walk through the city's narrow streets, the beautiful architecture of Ohrid comes to life. The tour provides a unique opportunity to visit workshops specializing in woodcarving and handmade paper a craft brought from China in the 2nd century B.C. These workshops not only show the city's creative legacy but also its endless connection to ancient traditions.

The Soul of Ohrid: Lake and Craftsmanship

The tour culminates with an awe-inspiring view of Lake Ohrid, a 3 million-year-old natural wonder that has cradled civilizations and inspired countless generations. Here, the story of Ohrid—its people, its heritage, and its enduring charm—is fully realized. It's an invitation to not just see but to feel the soul of this magnificent city.

Discover Ohrid with Us

Join us on a live virtual exploration of Ohrid, North Macedonia, and uncover the hidden gems that make this city a jewel of the Balkans. From historical landmarks to breathtaking natural vistas, Ohrid promises an enriching journey through time and beauty. Visit our website to book your tour and experience the enchantment of Ohrid from the comfort of your home.

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