Pogradec, Korcha & Pustec tour from Ohrid

Explore and visit the nearest towns across the border in Albania from Ohrid, including one of probably the most rural and undeveloped areas, in Europe. Pogradec, a beautiful town on the shores of the Ohrid Lake; Korcha, a town that collides on the path of the history and modern; and Pustec, the natural untouched shore of the Prespa Lake, separated from the crowded busy world.

per adult from

$278

NZD

Duration

9 to 10 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Pick-up and drop off at your hotel or any other preferred location in Ohrid;
    • All transfers with comfortable A/C car or minivan;
    • Experienced English-speaking tour guide/driver.
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Personal expences
    • Entrance fees
    • Entry/Admission - Bay of the Bones Museum
    • Entry/Admission - E86
    • Entry/Admission - Ngjallja e Krishtit Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Pustec Municipality building
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Bay of the Bones Museum, Gradiste, Ohrid Republic of North Macedonia

    Inside the museum building, you can see original artifacts from the original settlement. The best part of this museum are the 24 houses that represent a pre-historic village. Inside you can see everyday items that were used by the villagers at that time.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Driloni National Park, Rruga e Drilonit, Pogradec 7301 Albania

    A beautiful place, just on the other side of the border, near the town of Pogradec.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: E86, Memëlisht, Albania

    We will visit this small beautiful town, on the shores of Lake Ohrid in Albania.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ngjallja e Krishtit Cathedral, Blv. Republika, Korce Albania

    It is a beautiful building painted in pink, blue and brown. The cathedral was built by Greece in 1995 on the foundations of a destroyed church of St. George.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Korca Old Bazaar, Rrugica Piro Lena, Korce 7001 Albania

    Korca was once the Albanian center of the higher class. We will first stop to visit the old city architecture, then we will walk through the modern part, including the visit of the Central Orthodox Church.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Pustec Municipality building, Pustec Municipality, Albania

    We will see perhaps the most undeveloped region in Europe, the rural area of Albania called Pustec, along the Lake Prespa. We will visit the village of Zrnosko, where we can have our lunch.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: National Park Galicica, Ohrid Republic of North Macedonia

    We will return to Ohrid through Galichica National Park and stop in a few viewpoints of both lakes, Ohrid Lake and Prespa Lake.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Ohrid, North Macedonia
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick-up from your hotel, or any other preferred location in Ohrid
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • In this tour we are crossing the border with Albania. You MUST confirm and obtain any visa requirements prior to border crossing. All visa requirements are the sole responsibility of the traveller;
    • Operating in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • We are constantly following the WHO recommendations and guidelines and are implementing all the necessary precautions for ensuring the health and safety for our travelers and our staff, as well as all the people involved in the experience.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Experience Balkan

Activity ID: V-86663P8

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