Peštani

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Peštani
Пештани
Peštani and surrounding area as seen from Galičica
Peštani and surrounding area as seen from Galičica
Peštani is located in Republic of Macedonia
Peštani
Peštani
Location in the Republic of Macedonia
Coordinates: 41°00′55″N 20°48′39″E / 41.01528°N 20.81083°E / 41.01528; 20.81083
Country  Republic of Macedonia
Municipality Ohrid Municipality
Population (2002)
 • Total 1,326
Time zone CET (UTC+1)

Peštani (Macedonian: Пештани)[1] is a village in the Republic of Macedonia, located 12 kilometres south of the city of Ohrid. It is a popular beachside town along Lake Ohrid and lies at the foot of Galičica National Park. Originally a fishing village, it now gets most of its income from tourism.

Roughly 1,326 people live in the village of Peštani.[2]

Panorama of Peštani.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Known locally as Peščani (Пешчани)
  2. ^ Galičica National Park website

Coordinates: 41°00′N 20°48′E / 41.000°N 20.800°E / 41.000; 20.800