Kuratica village, Ohrid

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Kuratica is a village in the Ohrid municipality. It is located on the shores of mountain Mazatar, on an altitude of 1080m above the sea level. Kuratica is a traditional Macedonian village with around 300 inhabitants. Here travelers can see the traditional way of life of the Macedonian villager.

People who live in Kuratica are offering different activities and tours to their visitors, like tasting different specialties from the traditional Macedonian cuisine, all that combined with homemade wine and traditional alcoholic drink rakia for an appetizer. Visitors can witness as well as participate in the food making process. They can also experience a donkey safari, where they can explore the beautiful nature that surrounds the village riding on a donkey. Travelers can also, go off-road with SUV's through the mountain roads, and enjoy sightseeing the breathtaking landscapes.

Natural washing machines are located close to the village. Here, the locals are using the flow of the river, they direct it to the wooden circles and make a water twister. People from the surrounding area come here to wash their bedding. The place is surrounded by magnificent nature and places for grill, so while the blankets are washed, cooled drinks from the river are served, and people make picnic and enjoy.

Things to do in Kuratica

Visit natural washing machines

Near by the village you can see the natural washing machines. Interesting is that people still today are using those natural machines, mostly when the want to wash blankets.

Jeep 4x4 ride

Many of villager offer ride with jeeps trough amazing nature which surrounds the village. With that ride you will see forests and amazing landscapes, one of those landscapes will be enrich with Ohrid lake. The drivers will tell you more about plants and animals which lives here.

Home hosted lunch

We colaborate with families who are making traditional Macedonian lunch. The food is prepared in traditional way and with domestic ingredients, because of that the food has unique taste. Also if you want you can participate in preparing of the lunch and learn the