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Goran I wrote a review Sep. 2020
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia123 contributions20 helpful votes
Very well preserved and maintained attraction, in the hart of the old city of Ohrid. It is worth spending all your free time on exploring church life of previous centuries.
Date of experience: August 2020
Milan S wrote a review Jul. 2020
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia196 contributions116 helpful votes
If you can book a place for some of the music concerts during the Ohrid summer festival, you will understand what I mean.
Date of experience: July 2020
2 Helpful votes
aleksandarkrc wrote a review Nov. 2019
504 contributions83 helpful votes
The Church is verry od around one millenum, and had a trubulent history, a beautiful exemple of byzantine architecture, the frescoes are amazing!!!
Date of experience: March 2019
Joseph O wrote a review Oct. 2019
Johor Bahru, Malaysia890 contributions109 helpful votes
This church has great historical significance. During the occupation of the Ottomans of Ohrid, they converted this church into a mosque by covering most of the murals & and the church walls into white wall. However, when the Ottaman Empire fell, it was re-converted back into a church and the white walls was taken out and to the surprise of the residents most of the murals below it remain intact. …
Date of experience: October 2019
Mark P wrote a review Oct. 2019
Hampshire, United Kingdom1,299 contributions255 helpful votes
Saint Sophia is a small church in the heart of the old city of Ohrid. It is attractive, particular the frescos and paintings inside. The church is 1000 years old. Just take that in for a moment. Entrance fee is just 100 Denars or €2.
Date of experience: September 2019