Tour overview

Krusevo It is the highest town in Macedonia city is a living museum, famous for its traditional architecture, cultural sites, and legacy as the site of the great 1903  Ilinden uprising against Ottoman domination. Krusevo is most attractive place for paragliding  also one of Macedonia’s prime winter sports destinations. Prilep – the city under the Marko’s Fortress known for the best quality tobacco and marble,and  famous beer festival- Pivofest

Included

  • Licensed tour guide
  • Transfer with car/van
  • Pick up and drop off your accommodation

Not Included

  • Lunch and Drinks
  • Entrance tickets

Tour start pick up from your accommodation in Ohrid. We drive 2,5 hours to Krushevo.
Krushevo city is a living museum, famous for its traditional architecture, cultural sites, and legacy as the site of the great 1903 Ilinden uprising against Ottoman domination. Owing to its high elevation (1300 meters or 4,400 feet), Krusevo most attractive place for paragiding is also one of Macedonia's prime winter sports destinations.
We will visit the Tose Proeski memorial museum. He was one of the biggest pop stars in Macedonia and on the Balkans and died in a car accident in 2007. In this beautiful musem you’l see fragments of this mega star’s life and career. From there we will proceed to the monument Makedonium which is the most significant monument of the Macedonian people struggle for freedom and independence. We will visit the church St.Nikola, the church St.Dimitrija, the Nikola Martinovski Galery that bring 19th century Macedonia to life, and the Krusevo monument Memorial complex "Ilinden" (1974) at the spot called Gumenje. Walking through narrow streets you will enjoy. Free time for coffee or lunch.
The tour continues in the town of Prilep, It is known as "the city beneath Marko's Towers" the third biggest town in Macedonia known by the legendary warrior Krale Marko and his fortress that still witnesses above the town. Also known as the center of the tobacco production in Macedonia, Prilep is a city where there are mines located of one of the finest marble in the world. Prilep has small old Bazaar with orthogonal streets interest are the Clock Tower (the most beautiful one in Macedonia) built in 1858 and Carshi Mosque built in 1475, the only one in Europe with two balconies on its minaret . Also near the town are Byzantine monasteries the church St. Archangel Mikhail and the monastery of Treskavec and Zrze. Afternoon we drive back to Ohrid.