Half-day private family tour of Skopje with Vodno mountain
Walking tours

Half-day private family tour of Skopje with Vodno mountain

Availability: Everyday
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore Skopje on a 3-hour private guided tour
  • Visit the Old town and see the restoration of Macedonia Square
  • Learn about the history of Macedonia
  • Ride a cable car to the Millennium Cross
What to expect

Explore the most important sights in the center of the Macedonian capital then travel to the nearby Vodno Mountain to see the Millenium Cross a private half-day guided tour for families.

See the new restoration projects sparked by the Skopje 2014. This comprehensive program includes massive plans for new construction, renovation, and decoration of public spaces that is destined to reshape the public face of central Skopje, and is readily visible through the ongoing works-in-progress mostly around Macedonia Square. With this project, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia will be enriched with landmarks, monuments of notable figures and buildings, which will reflect the identity of Macedonia.

The project also envisages the construction of two pedestrian bridges over river Vardar, which will be ornamented with 28 two-meter monuments each with other Macedonian historical figures, such as Toshe Proeski, Miladinov brothers, Koco Racin, Grigor Prlicev and Aco Sopov.

Next, tour the Old Town – it is characterized by an architectural mixture of churches, mosques, inns, baths, a Bezisten (covered bazaar), many craftsmen’s shops, old buildings, small shops and Bit Pazar (big market place). The main cultural monuments in the old town are: Daut Pasin Amam, Cifte Amam, Kursumli An, caravan inns: Kapan An and Suli An, and Mustapha Pasha Mosque which represents one of the most beautiful objects of Ottoman architecture in Skopje.

Finally travel to Millennium Cross, constructed to serve as a memorial of 2,000 years of Christianityin Macedonia and the world. Board the cable car to see the 66 meter (217 ft) high cross situated on the top of the Vodno Mountain.

Read more
What's included
  • Transfer to middle of mountain Vodno with bus and to the top of mountain with Ropeway
  • Local mountain tea near milenium cross
  • Professional guides
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
What's not included
  • Food, beverages
  • Ticket for the museum
  • Supplement for the Ropeway and bus transfers (5 EUR payable on spot) for every person in the group
Meeting point:

Meet your guide in the lobby of your hotel. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking.

What to remember
  • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
  • Tours are available for a minimum and maximum of 4 people
  • Displayed prices are priced per person, at checkout you will be required to pay full tour price for 4 people
Read more
  • Daily at 9.00am
Read more
VIP-Sliven Ltd.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

You might also like


Sightseeing is made easy with this fun and informative tourist train around Tarragona. Hop on at any...

Walking tours

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city on a private tour to explore the mountains and lakes surrou...

Walking tours

The Macedonian capital of Skopje is a beautiful Balkan city located on the Vardar River‘s north bank...

Walking tours

During this tour you will learn how the capital city of Skopje was once ruled by the Romans, Byzanti...

Walking tours

Explore the highlights of Skopje on a 2-hour walking tour with local and charismatic guide.View the ...


Visit Ibiza's sister island of Formentera. The Ulises Cat fast ferry allows you to reach the baby of...