Half day tour in Matka, the most beautiful place in Skopje.
The tour starts with a visit to the Monastery of Matka dedicated to the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God, a religious festival celebrated on 28th August every year. The monastery is located on the left bank of the River Treska and was built around 1337.
We continue to walk along the bank of the River Treska – which is famous for the competitions in kayaking that take place on it. We follow the path that goes by the dam and the man-made lake Matka and we reach the Monastery of St. Andrew.
After this we go on a boat ride on the canyon Matka (8km long) and we enjoy the magnificent surroundings, the scents of the flora and the songs of the numerous birds that live here. If we are lucky, we will be able to see some wild animals like ducklings swimming in the lake, or a wild boar, a hare, or the like.We are visiting the cave Vrelo. The cave Vrelo is located in the Canyon of Matka, on the left bank of Treska River, next to the springs of Koritiste. The total length of the cave composed of two halls is 176 m. There is a lake within the cave, with a length of about 30 m and width of 2 to 4 m.
On our return, we stop to visit the monastery Matka with a church dedicated to Holy Mary is located.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Pick up from your accommodation / Drop off – at same place|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive by 9:55 AM for a prompt departure at 10:00 AM.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 14-16.00 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
Tour for 1 person 110€ (per person)
Tour for 2 persons 60€ (per person)
Tour for 3 persons 50€ (per person)
Tour for 4 persons 45€ (per person)
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