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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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  • It is winter time and pretty cold but the view is amazing. It is so clean lake. You can find lots of places in the city around lake as well. 
  • The Lake is nice, the Macedonian side is much more touristy than Albanian. Great for all seasons ... even the summer. There are small beaches in Ohrid that cute cafes around. I don't know if you can fish it ... but it is full of unique salmoidi.
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  • Beautiful idyllic huge. ... especially when the agnanteyetai from the hotel is the best. good will was to make and a lovely ride for your piasoyne kwtsoys not in price ... the price for groups of up to 35 people is 8 euro
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