Incredible view over Ohrid. We were planning on heading back up to watch the sun set but didn't quite make it
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This is worth the limb to the hill over the old town, entry is cheap at under £1, although there is little to see other that the views from the newly restored/built ramparts of 2 sides. There is very little by the way of historical...More
The fortress is dominating the town of Ohrid, on the top of the hill. Interesting history of the fortress and Tzar Samuilo.
The fortress itself is a ruin except for the walls which give you great views in all directions. The views merit the 60md entry fee however there was no info about the fort at all. Note that steps up to the walls are very steep.
Most medieval fortresses are in disrepair however this is not one of them. The walk alngside this fortress with the lake backdrop is exquisite. I recomnend it highly.
We came across this lovely fortress on our walk. very interesting place however i did not see much information in English on this place, so if you visit you need to do some reading from Lonely planet or eye witness or google search on it...More
We were lucky to visit the fortress on a sunny day when it was not too crowded with tourists so we could easily walk around its very narrow stairs and paths. The fortress itself is ordinary but its must visit since it gives you amazing...More
I stopped by the fortress early on my first day in Ohrid before any of the tour buses had arrived so I had the whole place to myself (benefits of the off-season!). I explored the walls for about 30 minutes, taking in the views of...More