Meeting ………. Airport International Terminal in front of the Let’s Balkan counter to complete the check in process for the flight number … from …… to Skopje and approximately an …… later our guests will land on the airport of Skopje. Our professional Stambol Travel guides welcome our guests and we are taking our luxury bus to go to Ohrid. We spend approximately 40km on the road. Our guests will have their first lunch and taste the Macedonia kitchen, “Macedonian meatball”. After the lunch, we start our tour with the 500 year old Harabati Dervish Lodge where is located on silk road from Skopje to Tetova, then, Alaca Mosque, Ottoman Bath and Bektashi Dervish Lodge, the old Ottoman Bridge which founded on the Silk Road in Tetovo, where the Albanian population is big. Approximately 25 km away we arrive Gostivar where known as the castle of the Turkish people living in Macedonia. Hours tower, Hour glass, Orthodox church, Old Ottoman house, and our guests will have a break with turkish tea are our next stops. Then our guests visit Kadir Mosque. After our visits in Gostivar, we travel for 100 km to the most famous lake city Ohrid of the Balkans, with its natural beauties. Accommodation and dinner are in our cute hotel near the lake.
After the breakfast at our hotel, our guests will be meeting our guides at the set time and moving to the old city center. We will visit Ohrid Bazaar, Hagia Sophia Church, Ancient Theater, Imaret Mosque but now it is Plaosnik Church, and the view of the lake from Ohrid Castle. We continue our monastery tour with was the Military School that Atatürk, the first president of Republic of Turkey was graduated and Atatürk Museum, Sundial, New Mosque survived since 16 century, the Clock Tower, the bazaar, Isak Pasha Mosque and Hamidiye street. Our guests will have their lunch at Epinal Hotel where the cast of the turkish soap opera “Elveda Rumeli” were accommodated. After the lunch we spend 45 minutes on the road to arrive Resne. Here we will first visit the palace of Niyazi-Bey of Resne, one of the three most important figures of the Committee of Union and Progress. After our visit we arrive to the village where “Elveda Rumeli” was filmed. Depending on the time and the day, if it is possible our guests may meet and have pictures with local people of this village. Then, we return to the monastery, Dinner and accommodation in our hotel in Ohrid.
After the breakfast at our hotel, our guests will be meeting our guides at the set time and moving from monastery to visit Prilep and Veles on the way to Skopje. After the lunch our guests will enjoy a panoramic Skopje city tour. They will see, Bascarsia, Vardar River, Castle, Stone Bridge from the 16th century, Turkish and Jewish neighborhoods, Davut Pasa Madrasah, Mustafa Pasa Mosque, Yahya Pasa Mosque, Sultan Murat Mosque, Isa Bey Mosque, Double Bath(Chifte Hammam), Sulu Han, Kapan Han , Kursunlu Han, Clock Tower, Macedonian Square, the old train station services now as restaurant, Government Building, Parliament, Sveti Spas Church from the 17th century, Mother Teresa Monument, Mother Teresa’s House. Afterwards our guests will have free time for shopping at the shopping center. After the free time we meet at the set time and place to transfer to our hotel then our guests will be free to settle in. Then we will meet again to go to our restaurant for dinner. Our guests will enjoy Macedonian kitchen with the live music and watching the dances of the classical Macedonian Folklore group. Accommodation is in Skopje.
After the breakfast at our hotel, our guests will be meeting our guides in the lobby at the set time after they evacuate their rooms. If our guests wish to have free time in Prizren they will join Kosova Tour (Ekstra). They will visit in Prizen the following places; Turkish Bath from the 17th century, Sinan Pasa Mosque, Prizren Castle, Orthodox Church, Maras Bridge, Halveti Dervish Lodge, Stone Bridge and fountain with six faucets left from the Ottoman Empire. In the afternoon, our guests transfer to the airport in Skopje to finish check in process. They will be flying to ……. after the customs procedures.
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