Private tour

Skopje: City Highlights Tour with Transfer and Food

Activity provider: Plus Travel Skopje

Skopje: City Highlights Tour with Transfer and Food

Activity provider: Plus Travel Skopje

From US$ 137.58 per person

Experience the best parts of Skopje, including the Millennium Cross, Kale Fortress, and Matka Canyon, on this guided excursion. Take the time to enjoy a traditional breakfast and lunch.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Italian, Spanish
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Savor the exquisite local food with two traditional meals
  • Take a cable car ride up Vodno Mountain to the Millenium Cross
  • Admire Matka Canyon and walk along the river banks
  • Cruise down the lake by boat to visit the mystical Cave Vrelo
  • Walk the city streets, see Old Bazaar and other modern sites
Full description

Explore all the major landmarks of Skopje on this thorough guided tour through the most iconic areas of the city and beyond. Try some delicious local meals and treats as you discover your surroundings with a local expert.

Have a lovely start to your day with a coffee at The Dude Specialty and breakfast at a small bakery, where you'll try the famous burek with yogurt. Begin the tour by heading up to Vodno Mountain. Take a thrilling cable car ride to the top to see the Millennium Cross and admire the spectacular views.

Continue your drive to Matka Canyon and walk along the bank of the River Treska to reach the Monastery of St. Andrew. Afterward, take a relaxing boat ride to take in the magnificent scenery. Stop by Cave Vrelo, which is full of amazing stalactites and stalagmites and contains two small lakes.

Drive back to Skopje and start the walking city tour with a visit to Kale Fortress, then Mustafa Pasha Mosque, and, finally, a stroll through the Old Skopje Bazaar where three caravanserais can still be seen, along with two Turkish baths dating back to the 15th century. Enjoy lunch at Destan, a great traditional kebab restaurant, and try Skopsko, the local beer. After lunch, the tour continues toward the modern part of the city. Cross the Stone Bridge to see numerous statues and monuments, then end your trip with a visit to the Memorial House of Mother Teresa.

Includes
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Transportation in car/van during activity
  • Morning coffee
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch with kebabs and beer
  • Entrance tickets
  • Tips for the guide
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

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