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Ancient Macedonia

 

Summary:

Lake Ohrid - Enjoy a truly stunning lake and mountain setting; tour the historical buildings situated around the lake|Rila Monastery - Spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Site with its brightly coloured frescoes|Matka Gorge - Experience the natural wonder o...

Duration
15 Days
Countries
4
Starting at
± USD 2,010.00
Price per day
± USD 134.00

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Operator
Explore!
Tour
Ancient Macedonia
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility


Summary

Lake Ohrid - Enjoy a truly stunning lake and mountain setting; tour the historical buildings situated around the lake|Rila Monastery - Spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Site with its brightly coloured frescoes|Matka Gorge - Experience the natural wonder of Matka Gorge; chance for a boat trip|Sofia - Old town sightseeing|Vergina - Visit the ancient capital of Macedonian Kings|Mt. Athos - Boat excursion along the coast of Athos to reach 'the holy mountain'|Thassos Island - Day trip by ferry to visit its Roman remains and Medieval fortress|

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Join Trip In Sofia, The Capital Of Bulgaria
Day 2.
Sofia City Tour; Stay Overnight In A Macedonian Monastery
Day 3.
Explore Kratovo And Skopje Including Kale Fortress
Day 4.
Excursion To The Dramatic Matka Gorge With The Chance For A Boat Trip
Day 5.
Scenic Drive To Lake Ohrid Via Mavrovo National Park
Day 6.
Guided Walking Tour Of Ohrid; Afternoon Relaxing By The Lake
Day 7.
Free Day In Ohrid With The Chance To Visit Albania
Day 8.
Visit To Saint Naum Monastery En Route To Pelister National Park
Day 9.
Visit The Birthplace Of Alexander The Great And Unesco Listed Vergina (Greece)
Day 10.
Explore Thessaloniki On Foot With A Local Guide; Free Afternoon In The City
Day 11.
Drive To Kavala Via Halkidiki Peninsula; Boat Trip To Mount Athos
Day 12.
Excursion To Thassos Island To Explore Or Relax On The Beach
Day 13.
Explore Historical Philippi; Drive To Bansko (Bulgaria)
Day 14.
Discover The Beautiful Rila Monastery; Free Afternoon In Sofia
Day 15.
Trip Ends In Sofia, Bulgaria

Visited Countries (4): Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia

Visited cities (6): Kavala, Ohrid, Skopje, Sofia, Thessaloniki, Tirana

 

Details

Travel through Bulgaria, Greece and North Macedonia to uncover the stunning and varying scenery in the lost empire of Alexander the Great. This trip is ideal for those interested in ancient history and contrasting cultures.

Lake Ohrid - Explore the monasteries around the lake, town of Ohrid and admire the dramatic mountain backdrop
Rila Monastery - See the distinctive architecture and brightly coloured frescoes at this UNESCO World Heritage Site
Pella - Discover the birthplace of Alexander the Great with its mosaics depicting mythological scenes.

Travel Package

 DescriptionComing from Going to
2.Tour Sofia Tirana

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

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