www.macedoniatravel.com [email protected]
Get your blood racing with this 10 days absolute adventure tour! You will kayak and dive through bronze-age settlements underwater, hike and horse-ride by boulders and endless pastures, you will be paragliding where world champions do, and caving through hills under medieval ruins.
DAY 1: Start your journey with a walking tour of the Capital and get to know better your guide and your co-travelers over a cup of Turkish tea in the Old Bazaar. Spend the night in a hotel lodge in Canyon Matka. DAY 2: TAKE A BOAT or KAYAK in the canyon of Matka – a beautiful fracture between the vertical rocks of nature reserve Jasen: home to the Bold eagle and Egyptian vulture, and to over 200 different types of butterflies. Than WALK UP to a XIV century monastery on the rocks for a picnic lunch with local musicians ... Overnight in Mavrovo. DAY 3: Rise early and join the shepherds on Mount Bistra ON A HORSEBACK, and have a Balkan style branch: a shot of rakiya and some of their strong sheep cheese with freshly baked bread. Overnight in Mavrovo.
INCLUDED IN PRICE: • Accommodation: 7 x hotel (3*), 2 x house • Meals: 9 x breakfast, 8 x lunch, 7 x dinner • Transport by airconditioned van / minibus • Full escort by professional hiking guide • Full organization and logistic by Macedonia Travel NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE: • Drinks during the meals • Travel insurance • All activities „by choice“: - Kayak in Matka Lake - Boat on Matka Lake - Horse-riding (shepperds lunch included) - Caving, - Paragliding - Biking tour (lunch pack included) - Discovery diving - Shooting clay pigeons - Archery • Any extra expenses not mentioned under „included in price“ TOUR PRICE: • Depends on number of participants. • Group discounts available on request. Please contact us at: [email protected]
• Special confidential prices apply for tour operators only.
DAY 4: You will be CAVING inside the hills of Central Macedonia and through the natural cave passes under the medieval ruins. Optional: take the rops and try the vertical in cave Puralo – it is safe, and it’s amazing! Overnight in Prilep. DAY 5: Take a HIKE by the boulders of Golden Mountain to Treskavec monastery, the birthplace of rennessaince in fresco painting. Optional: try BOULDERING on Zlatovrv peak, next to the monastery. Overnight in Krusevo. DAY 6: FLY where world champions do! You don’t need to be an expert: if you are not an experienced paraglider you can fly tandem with our professional instructors. Overnight in Ohrid. DAY 7: Today you’ll BIKE by the UNESCO world heritage Ohrid lake and parts of the ancient Via Egnatia road, to the cave churches close to the border with Albania. Rest of the day is free for swimming. Overnight in Ohrid. DAY 8: DIVE in the prehistory settlement underwater “Bay of bones”. Than visit some old villages in the area to taste their mouthwatering traditional dishes. Oernight in Vevcani. DAY 9: Start of the day with good village breakfast and visit a sport-shooting range to try your reflex on CLAY-PIGEON SHUTTING or your ARCHERY skills with a bow and arch. Enjoy some game for lunch. Overnight in Skopje. DAY 10: If you still have some time left to your flight home, we can take the cable car to the Millennium Cross up on Vodno mountain. EXTEND YOUR STAY: DAY 9 : Overnight in Bitola DAY 10: JEEP RIDE to one of the most remote places in Macedonia: Mariovo. Try catching (SPORT FISHING only) some river crabs in its crystal clear rivers and explore the World War I trenches on the hills above them. DAY 11: Drive to the Iron Gate by Demir Kapija for some ROCK-CLIMBING experience. Optional: afternoon YOGA retreat in the camp. Overnight in tents. DAY 12 : Enjoy outdoors responsibly! Take a day fun course of LEAVE NO TRACE in your camping. Dinner with wine tasting . Overnight in winery hotel. DAY 13: Drive to Skopje airport for flight home.