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Lake Ohrid

Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
+389 75 298 304
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“old town” (72 reviews)
Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
+389 75 298 304
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I were on a second portion of a 3 week Balkan private guide/driver trip through 7 countries. We had no idea the whole Balkan Peninsula would be so beautiful, nor did we know how lovely Lake Ohrid would be. This recreational and...More

Thank SparkyTS
Reviewed 6 days ago

Really, what can i say for this unbelievable place? So...beauty,nice..real treasure. Lake with mountain...unique

Thank Aurel K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on a day trip...travelling solo from Skopje, the lake was a breath f fresh air, cooler than Skopje in the heart of summer...the boat trip around the lake was nice and so was the walk up to the Monastery. Lots of things to...More

Thank scubastar015
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lake is surrounded by beautiful countryside. It's waters area little cold but eautidully clear and therefore invite for swimming. Boat rides are also available.

Thank NorbertW
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's very nice to spent several days on the lake. During the summer you can swim in the lake. It's very clear lake. People are very polite in Ohrid. I enjoyed every time I was there.

Thank japysha
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just look at the pictures on offer. The place is stunning and would be a crime to come here and not pay this spot a visit. I had a great time here!!

Thank whenyoucantravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ohrid lake is stunning and the water is super clean. It is surrounded by mountains. If you want to take some city photos you should take a boat tour. I don't remember the name but the spring feeding this lake is nearby you should definitely...More

Thank Keroselly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard a lot of good things about lake Ohrid but at last it didn't satisfied us. The positive things that Ohrid has are the beautiful byzantine churches and the good food.

Thank Christianaprvl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a stunning part of Macedonia. Lake Ohrid is massive by European standards and being surrounded by mountains only makes the setting that much more impressive. There are great beaches, fishing expeditions, beautiful churches and monasteries and plenty of other diversions. No surprise that...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic place , the locals so welcoming and genuinely glad to see you , great day out on the catermaran cruises , not sure if may change in peak August , I hope not

Thank Mark L
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Response from vij m | Reviewed this property |
actually five years ago, I saw two couples who sunbathe topless. It was Ok. noone told anything. But there were not so many people. It was not a crowded beach. I am not sure if it is ok at crowded beaches. I always walk... More
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Response from sallybr-67 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Villa Rustica which was lovely, fantastic views on the hill overlooking the lake and very close to visit the fortress and various churches. The owner was very friendly and it was extremely clean.
11 November 2015|
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Response from ciga | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. I flew with Air Serbia to Skoplje and rented a car to get to Ohrid (cost 100 eur one way)