Private tour

Skopje: Guided Kratovo and Kuklica Tour

Activity provider: Plus Travel Skopje
Private tour

Skopje: Guided Kratovo and Kuklica Tour

Activity provider: Plus Travel Skopje

From US$ 117.94 per person

Explore Kratovo, one of the Macedonian cities with a preserved Balkan architecture complete with bridges and towers. Following this, you will advance onward to Kuklica, a charismatic town with an interesting story behind it.

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
From the reception desk of your Skopje accommodation.
Private group


  • Take a city tour of Kratovo
  • Visit Kuklica
  • Sample and help create local food
Full description
After pick up from your accommodation in Skopje, you will begin your tour with a drive to Kratovo, where your local guide will be waiting for you. Your guide will begin to show you the city in his own style, which is bound to be very different from others. You will also have the opportunity to taste plenty of local home-style foods, some of which you will even help prepare. Following this, you will begin a city sightseeing tour where you will visit historical sites such as the church of St. Jovan Pretecha (18th century), the church of St. Nikola Chudotvorec (16th-18th century), the Clock Tower (14th century) the Simkjeva Tower (14th century), the Bazaar Bridge and the Argulichki Bridge. After your city tour visit, you will visit Kuklica, also known as the "Valley of Stone Dolls". According to local lore, a man was once struggling to choose between two women. Not able to make up his mind, he figured he would marry both on the same day and not tell the other. Unluckily for him, during his morning wedding, the second wife came to check out the scene and was horrified upon having to watch her husband’s double-crossing nuptials. In a rage, she cursed the whole wedding party and they turned to stone, where they stood forever and created Kuklica. After finishing your tour, you will return to Skopje.
  • Transfers
  • Pick-up and drop off from your accommodation
  • Local guide
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable clothes

    Product ID: 190268