Transfer in Mavrovo
In the Macedonian Balkan mountains lies a national reserve and a ski resort Mavrovo. All year round tourists come here to ski in winter and to hike, fish and hunt in Summer. Contact specialized local tour companies to purchase a hunting license.
A 90-minute ride from Skopje and a 2-hour drive from Ohrid will get you to the resort. You might wonder what is the best way to get to Mavrovo, especially if you are travelling with a family and gear. Book a direct transfer to your hotel, on a vehicle of your choosing and with an English speaking driver.
For all winter tourists there are 18 pistes with different difficulty ratings available. The season lasts from December to February. You shouldn’t worry about the weather in Mavrovo there are snow cannons on the slopes.
The ski school is available for children and beginners. You can rent all the necessary ski gear and other sports equipment at the resort.
To get some rest from the Slopes get a car and ascend to the Korab mountain (2764 metres) to enjoy the breathtaking sceneries. On your way there you can visit the Saint Jovan Bigorski Monastery founded in XI century to see its exquisitely carved wooden iconostasis. To buy souvenirs and to get back to civilization travel to Skopje. Spend a day there to try local cuisine and take a city tour. Hire a driver with a car in Mavrovo to get around visit the sights with comfort.