Ohrid is an immortal town on the mythical Balkan, a magical hill of Macedonia whose primordial pulsation links ancient and modern times forever... It’s a town of vast history and heritage. It was made a UNESCO heritage site in 1980. Ohrid is without a doubt the jewel in Macedonia's crown. It is not only a place of historic significance but also of outstanding natural beauty. The city is rich in picturesque houses and monuments, and tourism is predominant.