Bitola – Brajchino
Transfer to Brajchino. Traveling on the slopes of Pelister Mountain and enjoying the magnificent view of the Prespa Lake. Accommodation at the village in private houses. Walk through the lower and upper village with churches, historical village houses, Sv.Petka Monastery, etc. Dinner at the monastery: home-made food served by the local women.
Brajchino – Kurbinovo – Ezerani – D.Dupeni (G.Grad)
Breakfast. Day for exploring the surroundings. Visit to the nearby village of Kurbinovo. A short walk to the church of St. George above the village. Sightseeing of the small church with ones of the most valuable icons from the early 12th century. Returning to the lake-shore and getting briefed about the lake birds at the Birds Reserve in Ezerani. Time for relaxation and possible swimming at the beach near Dolno Dupeni. Picnic-lunch at the beach. Optional-Lake tour: Boat ride across the lake to the island of Golem Grad. A good chance to watch & picture the lake birds (especially the pelicans and the cormorants) at their nature environment. Exploring the intact Mediterranean jungle with remainings from the past centuries. Picnic-lunch at the island. In the afternoon hours we’ll return to Brajchino. Individual free time to explore the village life and contact the local people. Dinner at a village house-specialties of the house-wife.
Brajchino – (G.Ezero-Nize Pole) – Bitola
Breakfast. Free morning for individual activities. Around noon checking out. Picnic-lunch. Departing to Bitola in the afternoon. Optional-hiking tour: Hike (3-4 hours) along the northern slope above Brajchino with the churches of St. Archangel, Sv. Bogorodica (cave church) and St. Ilija. Picnic-lunch en route. Optional-mountain tour: Interpretative nature hike (6-7 hours) through magnificent landscapes to the glacial lake Golemo Ezero (2.220m asl). After a break and refreshment at the mountaineer’s hut going down to the village of Nize Pole. Possible overnight stay at the hut and continue the other day to the summit Pelister (2.601m) and Molika/Magarevo or Malovista. Transfer to Bitola.
End of program.
PRICE in euros per person.
The price includes:
· Transfers by tourist minibus
· 2 half boards at village houses/villas (Shower/WC on every 2 rooms)
· 2 picnic-lunches (guests can pick food from the enriched breakfast)
· Organization & managing of the arrangement with authorized tour-guide
The price does not include:
o Beverages, tips, etc
o All that is not stated in the programme or is stated as optional
Valid part of the arrangement are the General traveling conditions