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From Skopje: 6-Hour Private Mavrovo Tour

From Skopje: 6-Hour Private Mavrovo Tour

From US$ 116.42 per person

Visit the National Park Mavrovo and the village of Galichnik from Skopje on this tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Russian
Pickup included
Your hotel or accommodation in Skopje.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the National Park Mavrovo and the village of Galichnik
  • Drive along Mavrovo Lake and the canyon river Radika to the biggest monastery in Macedonia – Bigorski Monastery
  • Have a traditional lunch in Mavrovo
Full description
Start with a morning departure for Mavrovo. After arriving have a short informational session about Mavrovo and Mavrovo National Park. Visit the Cave Sharko and have a little walk and see ski passes and hotels around the area. After that, visit the village of Galicnik where Galicka Svadba (wedding) takes place. Galichnik is a mountain village in the Republic of Macedonia and along with Lazaropole, it is one of the two largest and oldest Mijak villages in the region. Galichnik has well-preserved traditional architecture, including an amphitheater in the village square, and is famous for its surrounding countryside and nature reserve. People from Galichnik and northwestern Macedonia appreciate the local yellow cheese (Kashkaval) that is produced in the region as well as the local salt brine white cheese "belo sirenje." After visiting Galicnik, drive along Mavrovo Lake and canyon of river Radika to the biggest monastery in Macedonia – Bigorski Monastery with its wood carved iconostasis from 18th century. After that, visit a natural place – Waterfall Duf. This tour then continues to visit the wonderful Monastery Rajcica. After that, have a traditional lunch in Mavrovo and return to Skopje.
Includes
  • Round trip transfer from your address or hotel
  • English-speaking guide
  • Lunch
  • Entrance tickets
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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  • Comfortable shoes
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Perfectly organized tour, I liked everything very much - professional work of the guide, driver, selection of objects to visit. I recommend this excursion to lovers of nature, culture, architecture and history. Perfectly organized tour, I liked everything - professional work of the guide, the driver, selection of objects to visit. I recommend this excursion to lovers of nature, culture, architecture and history.

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July 22, 2021

Definitely go out of town to the country once. Now really get to know the country and its people. Lunch is really delicious. Learned a lot about tradition and history. Breaths in the green.

October 12, 2019

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