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Lake Ohrid, Ohrid

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Today a World Heritage Site, Lake Ohrid boasts a wealth of historical monasteries, a ring of mountains, and some of the oldest inhabited communities in all of Europe. Visit the lake, which lies on the border between Albania and Macedonia, and explore its multitude of both natural and manmade sights, including archaeological sites dating back five millennia. Stop by the town of Ohrid, with its historic hilltop castle, winding streets, and plenty of opportunities to make use of the lake both on the water and on the shore. Be sure to visit the Church of Saint Pantelejmon, one of Europe's oldest Slavic monasteries. A visit to Lake Ohrid represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Ohrid vacation planner to plot your vacation.
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  • The beauty of all that surrounds you in this small town. Clear water lake, swans, boating ... And what are the friendly people live in this city!
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  • This is not a beauty once in hazmedilecek Lake. Ohrid ' I take time to live, and this need to discover the Lake. Cleaning of water is incredible. Especially around settlements. Be sure to take your bathing suit in the summer. You can enter the water from anywhere.
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  • With an area of almost 360 square km and a Bank of more than 85 km there is enough space to find different landscapes and wonderful corners. For rest, for sport, to walk, to swim, to many things more there is time and place in Lake Ohrid. Beautiful scenery and friendly people
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