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All reviews great view old town narrow steps highest point worth the climb entrance fee upper gate both sides worth the effort ohrid town walk around view of the lake walls hill tower information samuel
It is worth entering the fortress located on the hill to see an amazing view of Ohrid, the lake and the surrounding mountains. The entrance to the fortress is paid, but it is worth paying for this beautiful view.
This fortress is situated on the top of the old town and offer sweeping view of the lake and of the town of Ohrid. Best visited at sunset time for lighting and photography. MKD60 entry fee for foreign nationals.
We climbed up to Samuel’s Fortress purely for the views of the Old Town and the lake. Whilst there is a lot of history to the stronghold, the views are stunning and on a clear sunny day you can see for miles. Worth the climb...More
At times it was pretty hard going climbing up the hill but I enjoyed the challenge. The views were wonderful on the way up and when I got too tired I just stopped for a few minutes. It was certainly worth the effort when I...More
It is worth going up to the castle to see the views from the ramparts, which are over the lake, over the town and inland. Entry to the castle cost MKD 60 and once inside you can go up the steps and along the ramparts...More
Must to visit place in Ohrid. You may see there a lot of beautiful views on both Ohrid lake and city. However if you want to get any information on the fortress - you will be disappointed, there is no museum and informational booklets.