Republic of Macedonia is famous destination for Ecotourism (Rural Tourism). There are many eco clean locations in Macedonia suitable for rest and relaxation. Here only a small part of these locations are presented, with intention of constant improvement of this section of our website.
Smilevo village also known for Smilevo Congress and Ilinden Uprising is the birthplace of the Macedonian national hero Damjan (Dame) Gruev - one of the founders and leaders of IMRO (Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization).
Slivnica village is located at the foot of the western side of the Baba Mountain, near the eastern shore of Lake Prespa. Placed at an altitude of 940 meters, Slivnica village is an excellent place for rural tourism, especially in the summer period, since nearby one of the most beautiful beaches in Prespa region is located.
Mariovo is mountainous region in southern Macedonia situated between the slopes of Selecka Mountain (Селечка Планина), Nidze (Ниџе), Kozjak (Козјак) and Dren (Дрен) mountains, in the valley of Crna Reka (Црна Река, Black River).
Gradesnica village in Mariovo, the birthplace of one of the most famous Macedonian folk characters “Itar Pejo” (Итар Пејо, Sly (Clever) Peter) is located on the flow of Gradeska River (Градешка Река), a natural beauty which enriches the panorama of the village.
Zovich village (Зовиќ, Бзовиќ) is located in the Municipality of Novaci, 50 km from Bitola in Mariovo region. Near the village flows Gradeska River, on which lies one of the most beautiful bridges in Macedonia, the famous “Movie Bridge”.
Dojran Lake is a tectonic lake located in the southeastern part of the Republic of Macedonia. It is located at an altitude of 148 m. Through it crosses the border with Greece and it has a typical oval shape, with a length in the direction North-South 8.9 km and a width in the direction West-East 7.1 km.