Ohrid is a beautiful city located by the Lake Ohrid. The city is quite picturesque and attracts a large number of visitors. The city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and features a number of historic attractions. Ohrid is a cultural and historical center of Macedonia. The old quarter of the city is quite amazing and interesting. The city is overlooked by a medieval castle.
The Galičica National Park is located close to the city an offers beautiful natural scenery.The Old Bazaar in Ohrid is one of the most vibrant destinations in the city and a must visit for every visitor. There is an Ancient Theater in the city that dates to the Roman period. The Lake Ohrid is a wonderful destination for enjoying different water sports.
Ohrid is a good place for shopping for traditional Macedonian embroidery.
Ohrid is served by the Ohrid Airport, which is located 9km from the city center. The airport caters to seasonal flights.
The nearest major airport to Ohrid is the Skopje Airport located about 150km from the city. From Skopje visitors can take taxis or buses to reach Ohrid. Private transportation is also available from Skopje.
There are a few halal restaurants in Ohrid where visitors can dine. It is best for visitors to ask with locals about location of halal restaurants in the city.
There are a few mosques in Ohrid. There is a small mosque in the center of Ohrid.