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Address: Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
Phone Number: +389 75 298 304
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Simply Magnificent, One of Europe's hidden treasures

Arguably one of the most stunning lakes in Europe with breathtaking scenery, ancient history and an abundance of natural attractions. Being Europe's deepest lakes and endemic... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
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Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Arguably one of the most stunning lakes in Europe with breathtaking scenery, ancient history and an abundance of natural attractions. Being Europe's deepest lakes and endemic flora and fauna it is a very beautiful lake with crystal clear water and stunning pebble beaches that offer a lot of tranquillity. Definitely the shinning jewel in Macedonia and a must see for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic lake. The town of Ohrid surrounds it and the vast waterfront with a wide promenade makes it a most agreeable place. We took a ferry tour on the lake and this was also very pleasant. We passed the little old church of St John perched up on the top of one of the cliffs and further on on... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove here from Tirana for a weekend getaway. Pretty lake, boat rides available. Nice little old town comes alive at night with nightclubs booming to the wee hours.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant surprise. Nice lake, beautiful mountains, scenery, monastries. Affordable, even cheap, with high service level. Really recommended, even off season! Enjoy!

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Wirral
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An incredible place, the world that time forgot. It really is like stepping back into the past in Albania. The lake is vast and the scenery is wonderful. The fresh water fish is incredible.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lake is so amazing, the water temperature is perfect, you can even swim in September, no problem! You can take a boat from the port to reach Sven Naum at the opposite that truly needs to be seen! You can also hire a boat (with driver) to make a small trip around.

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Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful lakes I have ever visited. Really worth a visit. The water is clear and clean. There are several beautiful beaches on the lake. You must also visit the "Bay of the Bones". There are many tourists who visit Ohrid and bathing in the lake.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful place - the lake and the views are stunning, the water crystal clean. The town itself (the old town) is really cute with many places to see - the fortress, monasteries, churches including the famous church on the lake. The only place I was disappointed in was the monastery of Saint Naum or rather its surroundings - many shops,... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ohrid is between the best 3 places I've ever visited. Stunning lake with breathtaking views, unique architecture, lots of things to do and amazing food & wine. You can visit many old churches and national parks, enjoy a boat ride or simply walk through the impressive Old town. The best part is that nothing was expensive. In the summer season,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is definitely worth a visit. There is something magical about the crystal clear waters of the lake. The air is clean and crisp, it is surrounded by pretty well reserved nature and the beautiful city of Ohrid. It's definitely worth it to check out the springs where the water comes from with a boat, from Saint Naum monastery.... More 

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