MONASTERY ST. NAUM TOUR (cultural tour)

MONASTERY ST. NAUM TOUR (cultural tour)
Departure to St. Naum in the morning.
The trip will be by bus or boat depending on weather conditions and the interest of the guests.
We will visit the ‘bay of bones’ Neolithic on water settlement and chance to have illustrative returning in a life 1200 years BC.
The road continues along the picturesque lake shore to monastery St. Naum.
Situated between the lavishly green, where the river Black Drim flows into Lake Ohrid, 29 km distance from Ohrid and 1 km from the Albanian border, St. Naum is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Ohrid.
The springs at St. Naum is part of the national park Galicica zone regime of strict protection, where passenger transport is carried out only by boat and is not permitted use of the engine.
The church built by the monk St. Naum, beginning of X century, dedicated to the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel was destroyed. Many pilgrims visit his grave and believe that if you put your ear to the grave, you can hear the beating of his heart.
Church celebrates this patron saint of the 5th January and 3rd of July.
Frescoes painted by the master Trpko, a local artist. In the chapel of the church is the tomb of St. Naum, with frescoes of his life and his miracles.
Besides the cultural inspiration that gives this tour, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful nature, to cruise the sources by boat, to drink coffee in one of the restaurants or while enjoying or opportunity for national organized lunch menu.
Time of the tour: Full-day excursion – 9:30-16:00
Price per person: from 15 eur per person (based on a group of 10 passengers)
Price includes: services of professional tour guide
Entrance fees: payable at the spot