Peak Plocha

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Peak Plocha


5 to 7 hours



Uphill climbing

1400 meters

Best period

Late May to early November

Peak Plocha, National Park Mavrovo

Embark on a one-of-a-kind hiking adventure through the most enchanting regions of Macedonia, where every step is a journey through time and a lesson in biodiversity. Our expedition begins in the vibrant village of Zirovnica, a haven of authentic culture and architectural charm. Here, amidst the welcoming embrace of the locals, you’ll discover a culture steeped in hospitality and respect for every visitor who crosses its threshold.

The hiking trail to the summit of Zirovnicka Ploca, also known as Visoko Brdo, at an impressive elevation of 2,245 meters, offers an immersive experience unlike any other. As you ascend through the pristine landscapes of Mavrovo National Park, you’ll find yourself surrounded by a tapestry of natural wonders, each one a testament to the rich biodiversity that thrives in this region—the very reason why Mavrovo region is home to the largest national park in the country.

After completing our exhilarating hiking, we have the option to indulge in a traditional lunch served in the warm embrace of Govedarica Mountain Hut—a sanctuary of rustic charm nestled amidst the mountains. Then, take a leisurely stroll through the picturesque village of Žirovnica, immortalized in countless traditional Macedonian songs. There’s a reason why this village holds such a special place in the hearts of many, and experiencing its timeless spirit firsthand is an opportunity not to be missed.

Join us on this unforgettable journey through the heart of Macedonia, where tradition and modernity blend seamlessly to create an experience that will linger in your memory for years to come.

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Difficulty of the tour:

Duration of the tour:

5 to 7 hours

Length of the tour:

16 km

Uphill climbing:

1400 meters

Required fitness:

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Have Any Question?

Just contact us if you need more information about the tour.


Everybody has to know that the right clothing and equipment is essential for a successful mountain trip. There will be some items and travel clothes which you will want to pack for the journey which will not be required on the tour in the mountains, so these may be left at your hotel and collected at the end, a light fold away small bag is useful for these items.

The following list is a combination of suggestion, advice and our experience of what you will need. For additional information’s do not hesitate to contact us.

This is what we think essential for safety and basic comfort.

  • Compass
  • Map
Sun protection
  • Sunscreen
  • Lip balm
  • Sunglasses
Clothing – warm weather
  • Wicking T – shirt (synthetic or wool)
  • Wicking underwear
  • Quick – drying pants or shorts
  • Long – sleeve shirt (protecting from sun, bugs)
  • Rainwear (jackets, pants – waterproof and breathable)
  • Sun – shielding hat
  • Bandana or Buff
Clothing cool weather
  • Wicking long – sleeve T – shirt
  • Wicking long underwear
  • Hat, cap, skullcap, balaclava or headband
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Rainwear (jackets, pants – waterproof and breathable)
  • Fleece jacket or vest, and pants
  • Hiking Boots suited to terrain and conditions
  • Trekking socks (synthetic or wool) plus spares
  • Gaiters (for snow conditions)
  • Backpack 30 – 45 liters
  • Trekking poles
  • Energy food and beverages
  • Water bottle or camelback
  • Nylon cord (5 meters)
  • First aid kit
  • Knife or multi – tool, duct tape strips
  • Headlamp with extra batteries
  • Camera
  • Wet wipes and toilet rolls
  • Small Ziploc plastic boxes
  • Notebook & Pencil
  • Money belt