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BIG CITY ISLAND

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  • Active
  • April to November
  • Groups allowed
  • Tour guides

Description

Complete indulgence in one of the most picturesque regions of Macedonia – Prespa and Prespa lake. Prespa lake is nestled between two national parks, Pelister and Galicica and it is a must see natural rarity in Macedonia. During this tour you will enjoy tasting on of the most authentique  specialties of this region – gjomleze, on a middle of the lake picnic on the very island Golem Grad ( Big City), known as well as the island of snakes. You will be taken to the island by the local fishermen by their fishing boats, and our guide will make sure to surprise you with most original details and data of the largest Macedonian island plentiful with archeology and world protected biodiversity.

  • Boat transport to Golem grad ( Big city)
  • Professional guide
  • Prespa’s traditional meal – Gjomleze
  • Lunch in Pretor – Prespa’s carp

This one day journey offers complete indulgence in one of the most picturesque regions of Macedonia – the region of Prespa and Prespa lake.

Prespa lake is nestled between two national parks, Pelister and Galicica and it is a must see natural rarity in Macedonia.

During this tour you will enjoy tasting of of the most authentique specialties of this region – Gjomleze, a soft pie composed of thin pastry layers with crispy tasty top crust. This traditional specialty today is prepared by the same recipe and manner as it was prepared 100 years ago, in a traditional dish called sach. This sort of exquisite specialty must be served in a proper surrounding, so you will enjoy the delicious gjomleze during a Prespa lake picnic, in the middle of the lake on the island Golem grad ( Big city) known as well as the island of snakes. You will be taken to the island by the local fishermen by their fishing boats, and our guide will make sure to surprise you with most original details and data of the largest Macedonian island plentiful with archeology and world protected biodiversity. Here you will witness the archeological excavations of the Hellenic house of the 2 century B.C and the early Christian basilicas as well as the largest flock of cormorants and pelicans in Macedonia. Later on you will have the opportunity to enjoy the untouched nature of Prespa while easy hiking by the shore of Prespa lake in Stenje village.

This unforgettable day ends with a true gourmet delight, in a lakeside restaurant accompanied with degustation of freshly cough Prespa carp and delicious salads with season’s vegetables.