The Forgotten Villages

A picturesque trail leading to panoramic spots with a rare opportunity to see some of the rich flora and fauna of the Galicica Mountain. The visit of two forgotten villages, which tell their own story, will send you back in time.

This trip start from Ohrid/place where are you accommodated and from there we start climbing till the church of Holy Annunciation, just above the village of Raca. From there we continue with our trip till our first place of our interest, and that is village of Shipokno, then we climb again, till Elen vrv peak/Deer peak. Next what we are going to see is village of Gorno Konjsko, second village where the time stop. This day everything depends on your preferences, so if you want to drink coffee, juice, beer in one of the most beautiful, panoramic places on this path, you are in the right place. From here you can enjoy in the beauty of Ohrid lake, nature in the N.P.Galicica, beautiful grassy meadows and listen to the whisper of the wind, sipping your favourite drink. Immediately after this we continue towards the village Pestani where we can end with our trip or we can continue till village of Trpejca. From both places we will go back in Ohrid, using public transport/bus or mini bus. Highest point: 1250m.

Lenght of the tour:

12 kilometers

Duration :

3 – 4.5 hours


Easy tour

We prefer that you bring:

  • Solid boots
  • Backpack
  • Suitable clothing (depending on the weather conditions)
  • 1.5 l. water
  • Sunscreen

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