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Private Full Day Trip to Ohrid from Skopje
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  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“jovan kaneo” (34 reviews)
“the cliff” (11 reviews)
“small church” (15 reviews)
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Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
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1 - 10 of 278 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The church is situated high above the water with great view of the lake. A good example of orthodox churches.

Thank NorbertW
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a bit of a hike to get to St. Jovan Kaneo church (follow the lakeside footpath - about 12 minutes) but you can take a water taxi if you're not up to it. The setting is absolutely beautiful - the church is perched on...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small chapel at the tip of a spur into the lake. The chapel is OK but the views are splendid. Worth the steep climb but not for the infirm!!

Thank 6Michael213
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful views of Lake Ohrid from the cliffs surrounding the church. A little bit of a hike to get there from the center of Ohrid, and a climb. But totally worth it.

Thank StoneSouped
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a water taxi to the dock below the church (10 or so minutes from the seaside promenade in Ohrid). It's a small hike up, then we had drinks and a small picnic at the tables under the trees overlooking the lake and looking...More

Thank D B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rocky cliffs make this part of the lake the most stunning, the church is not the attraction; the natural beauty is.

2  Thank Tl D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Church is on a hill that has a great view of the lake. I recommend going there at sunset. It's a nice place to watch.

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very small church, shrouded in mystery. The views of Lake Ohrid are just sublime. At the foot of the hill, near the restaurant, a water taxi brought me back to my hotel for 5 €.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the poster location for both Ohrid and Macedonia, its seen everywhere, and so quite rightly attracts many visitors. It is a beautiful, slightly melancholy building set in a wonderful cliff side location, some 30 meters above the crystal clear waters of Lake Ohrid....More

Thank cherriesfan_9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

St Jovan Kaneo, as well as many others in the area, is set right on the edge of Lake Ohrid at the end of the Corso. Plenty of souvenirs to be bought, and one of the oldest churches in the area. The view at sunset...More

Thank SimDiesel
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Wayne P
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Response from rob h | Reviewed this property |
I believe the Church opens about 9.00 AM. St Naum I do not know.
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