Private tour

From Skopje: Full-Day Private Tour of Mavrovo and Ohrid

4.7 / 5

11 reviews

Activity provider: Plus Travel Skopje
Private tour

From Skopje: Full-Day Private Tour of Mavrovo and Ohrid

Activity provider: Plus Travel Skopje

From US$ 193.69 per person

From Skopje, enjoy a full-day tour of Mavrovo and Ohrid with your family and friends with your own professional guide.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Russian
Pickup included
Hotel reception desk.
Private group


  • Visit the National Park of Mavrovo
  • See one of the best monsteries in Macedonia - St. Bigorski
  • Enjoy a city tour of Ohrid
  • Benefit from a private return transfer
Full description
You will be picked up from your hotel and continue to the National Park of Mavrovo, passing the cities Tetovo and Gostivar. After arriving at Mavrovo, you will have a short visit of the place, visiting the center of Mavrovo, looking at the Winter facilities and seeing the new and old Church of St. Nicolas. After that, drive on to River Radika then continue on to one of the most beautiful monasteries in Macedonia – St. Jovan Bigorski and Ohrid. Placed on the Bigor rocks on canyon valley of the River Radika, next to the exuberant forests in the North–West slopes of Bistra Mountain. After that, you continue to Ohrid, where you have a city tour. Your tour starts before the monument of St. Cyril and Methodius, and it then heads to the Lower gate, City museum, Church of St. Sofia, Antic Theater, Upper gate, Church of St. Virgin Mary, Perivleptos, the Gallery of effigies, Samoils fortress, Plaoshnik and finally the tour ends with a walk through Ohrid’s market-place. You will then return to your hotel.
  • Transfer with private car/van
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance tickets for place that you want to enter
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Drones
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 11 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Service
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Many thanks to our tour guide and driver for taking us on an informative and enjoyable trip from Skopje to Mavrovo and Ohrid that also included a visit to a beautiful monastery and stops by three man-made lakes. We learned a great deal about Macedonian history both ancient and recent. This provided us with an excellent overview of the region.

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March 25, 2023

My guide Alexander was very knowledgeable and friendly. He was also a safe driver (there was a rather long distance to cover in the dark). I sprained my ankle during the day out but with his help and encouragement I managed to complete an awesome walk in the Old town of Ohrid!

March 25, 2023

Wir waren einen ganzen Tag mit Dance, Chefin und unsere super Fahrerin an dem Tag, und Vaska, super Guide und spricht perfekt deutsch, in Ohrid und Mavrovo unterwegs. Vaska könnte uns zu allem sehr viel erklären und zeigen und hat ein super Wissen über ganz Mazedonien, die Religion und die Menschen. Es hat uns sehr viel Spaß gemacht und wir würden die Tour jede Zeit wieder buchen!

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March 25, 2023

Product ID: 140643