If you type in lake Ohrid into google this is one of the most popular images. It's about a 15 minute walk from the main harbour but we got a boat there as we love boats (boat was about £3 each and took us around...More
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This is one of the most picturesque sites in Ohrid. I would recommend walking to the church along the beach (via a wooden promenade) then uphill at Kaneo- you can then walk back into Ohrid and see the other sites. I didn't go in the...More
This old church is iconic as other reviewers have said, and can be appreciated from many angles, up close, from the lake as you travel past in one of the many taxi-boats, or from above as you climb higher up the cliff. Even better was...More
Old macedonian church of Sveti Jovan Kaneo ( St.John Kaneo ) is one of the landmarks of Ohrid lake. Nice walk over the hill or along the lake shore.
This church is the image often used to represent Ohrid and often even the whole country of Macedonia. There is good reason why this is so. The views here are amazing. Definitely the most beautiful place I have yet been lucky enough to visit. The...More
The walk to Hovan Kaneo is wonderful. On the way you alk along the waterline of the lake, which is a beautiful sight. The church itself looks great and makes for brilliant pictures, with the lake Ohrid in the backdrop. Recommended.
Walking on the trail that leads to this church you can admire the beauty of this small church and its unique architecture which is very well preserved. The true experience comes when you will get to the church-the holiness of it is felt in the...More
Beautiful exterior and situation. Do go inside, it's not expensive, it's still charming even though it's small, and consider that you're also paying for the view.
It is my favorite place in all of Ohrid. It's isolated from the downtown of the city and it's very peaceful and quiet - especially in the morning hours. Wonderful view of the lake as well.