3rd International Scientific Conference Geobalcanica 2017

Connects all geographers!
20-21 May 2017
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia


NEWS: The proceedings book Geobalcanica Conference 2017
will be published online at the end of July 2017


Fair peer reviewed process by International Scientific Committee.


All accepted articles, published in open access proceedings.


National University Library – Skopje.
Google Scholar
All accepted articles will be send for evaluation in Thomson Reuters

Start of the Conference

Time until the start of 2017 conference:











Welcome to Skopje, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia, the City that lies in the heart of the Balkan Peninsula, at the crossroad of important communications, a city with a 2000 years old tradition.

This year conference will be held in the halls of the congress center of Skopje Fair (now ERA CITY). Congress Center features an excellent interior space and technical prerequisites for organizing this type of meetings. Here will be presented all oral and poster sessions by conference participants.

ERA CITY is located just 250 meters from the Hotel Continental, which we recommend as accommodation. The complex also has two large free car parks.
Skopski Saem,
Belasica 2,
1130, Skopje

more information


We recommend Hotel Continental, the largest hotel in City of Skopje with 200 rooms.
The location is in the Skopje Fair Congress Center area, just 1 km to city center and 250 m to conference place,
with bus connection to the international airport Alexander the Great.

Beneficiary prices only for GEOBALCANICA International
Scientific Conference Participants per night (the standard prices are much higher):

Deluxe room 4*:

1/1 – 55 € (Bed and breakfast)
1/2 – 45 € per person (Bed and breakfast)

Standard room 2*:

1/1 – 40 € (Bed and breakfast)
1/2 – 30 € per person (Bed and breakfast)

There is also option for Half Board and Full board service.
For all reservations and questions please visit Hotel Continental web page and inform their staff that you are GEOBALCANICA 2017 participant.


Place: Skopje – Ohrid – Skopje

07.00 h   Bus departure from Skopje
11.00 h    Arrival in St. Naum Monastery
11.15 h     Visiting Monastery of Saint Naum (8th century)
12.30 h   Boat tour at Ostrovo springs (biggest karst spring in Macedonia)
13.00 h   Coffee Break
13.45 h   Departure to Ohrid
14.45 h   Arrival in Ohrid
15.00 h   Lunch time
16.00 h   Walking tour in the old town with touristic guide
– Saint Panteleimon;
– Saint Sophia Church (11th century)
18.30 h   Departure to Skopje
21.30 h   Arrival in Skopje

Price 55 € (All tickets, boat tour, coffee break and lunch are included in field trip price)

Supported by:

Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics - Skopje
Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics - Skopje
European Association of Geographers
European Association of Geographers
Macedonian Geographical Society
Macedonian Geographical Society
Geomap Skopje
Geomap Skopje
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