We pick you up from your hotel and transfer to National Park Mavrovo. There we will hike up to the highest Macedonian peak – Korab, exploring the natural wilderness of the National Park. Overnight by Lake Mavrovo. On the second day we will visit the village of Galicnik, with an optional hike to peak Medenica.
On the first day of this hiking adventure in National Park Mavrovo, we will hike up to the tallest peak in all of Macedonia – Korab (2,764m asl). Along the hike you will see the pristine natural wilderness of Mount Shar.
On the second day you will get a chance to visit a traditional sheepfold, taste the local cheese and learn from the Sheppard how it’s made. Then we will visit the picturesque village of Galicnik, meet the locals and hear about the centuries old custom ceremony – the Galicnik wedding. Afterwards, there is an option to hike up the slopes of mount Bistra to peak Medenica (2.250 m.asl).
Tour Type: Two day guided trekking adventure.
Departure: Bitola and places distanced max.100 km.
Duration: 2 days: Hikes: 1st day – 8 hours; 2nd day – 4 hours.
Starting point: Strezimir, at 1,400m asl.
Highest point: Peak Korab, at 2,764m asl.
Activities: Trekking; Wilderness exploration; Rural cultures.
Equipment: Professional, water-resistant shoes and jacket (compulsory)
Maximum group size: 8 persons
Included services: Road and off-road transfers, Park admission, guided hikes / sightseeing, 1 x bed / breakfast
Prices from: 110 euros per person
Not included services: Meals, beverages, personal gear and insurance, entrance fees
Supplementary (optional): Lunch or dinner with local food + 12 euros per person
Hotel half board with dinner + 8 eur par person
Picnic lunch + 7 euros per person