Trip Planner : Europe / Republic of Macedonia / Southwestern Region / Ohrid / Religious Sites / Plaoshnik
Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Walk among tombs, ruins, and religious buildings at Plaoshnik, a conglomeration of different archaeological sites on the shore above Lake Ohrid. Visit the area and explore the different nearby attractions, including Ottoman graves and the remains of mosaics from as far back as the 4th century. Afterwards, enter the famous Church of St. Clement and Panteleimon, constructed in the year 893 CE, and see the inner workings of what was once among the most important monasteries in the region. Be sure to keep an eye on the floor in front of you, as transparent glass sections reveal the even older foundation that lies beneath the structure. Plan to see Plaoshnik and other attractions that appeal to you using our Ohrid holiday planner.
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Una iglesia construida en el tipico estilo de ladrillos rojos del lugar. Conviene visitarla bajando de la fortaleza de Samuel, queda de camino.A church built in the typical style of red bricks of the place. Worth visiting it down from the fortress of Samuel, is on the way.show original
Nice little church which may be good goal if you want to stroll though Ohrid, perhaps while you're underway to the St. Jovan Kaneo, which is more spectacular. Beautiful views and dito historic artefac... read more »
I wouldn't make a special trip just to see this church, as I thought Saint Sophia was more beautiful and Jovan Kaneo had much better views. BUT its located between the fortress and Jovan Kaneo, both o... read more »
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