More about Kuratica
Kuratica is a village in Ohrid municipality. Is located on the shores of mountain Mazatar, on 1080m above the sea level. Kuratica is traditional Macedonian village with around 300 inhabitants. Here tourists can see the traditional way of life of the Macedonian villager.
People who live in Kuratica are offering to tourists different activities and tours, here tourist can taste different specialities from traditional Macedonian cuisine, all that combined with domestic wine and traditional alcoholic drink rakia like appetizer. Tourists also see that process of traditional making of the food and if they want they can participate in the process. Also villagers to tourists are offering donkey safari, where tourists can riding a donkey can explore the beautiful nature that surrounds the village. Also tourist can go off road with jeeps through the mountain roads, and enjoy in sightseeing the breathtaking landscapes.
Close to the village are located natural washing machines which also are attraction for tourists, here people are using the flow of the river, they direct it to the wooden circles and make twister of water. People from Ohrid and its area come here to wash bedding, the place is surrounded with magnificent nature and places for grill, so during blankets are washed, drinks cooled in the river 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