Let’s get straight to the good stuff! Here are the top must-do activities during your Skopje city break:
Wander through Time:
Start your adventure at the heart of Skopje, Macedonia Square. This lively open space is surrounded by different statues and fountains. Snap some selfies with the impressive Alexander the Great statue and feel the city’s history all around you.
Stroll the Old Bazaar:
Get lost in the enchanting alleys of the Old Bazaar, one of the oldest markets in the Balkans. You’ll be mesmerized by the colorful shops, traditional crafts, and delicious food. Try the famous ajvar with fresh bread – it’s an explosion of flavors!
Visit Kale Fortress:
Want some epic views? Climb up to the Kale Fortress, take some beer and enjoy the view. In front of you: the stunning panorama of Skopje and the Vardar River. It’s the perfect spot to capture those Insta-worthy shots.
Join a Food Tour:
Hungry for more local treats? Treat yourself to a delightful food tour! Try tasty Macedonian dishes like kebapi, tavche gravche, and baklava. And yes we have the perfect Food Tour that you can BOOK HERE!
Party Time at Debar Maalo:
When the sun goes down, head to Debar Maalo – the hip neighborhood known for its buzzing nightlife. Pick a cozy bar, sip on some rakija, and mingle with friendly locals. Get ready for a night you won’t forget!
Explore Matka Canyon:
Need a bit of nature? Take a short trip to Matka Canyon. This hidden gem is just a 17km away from Skopje. You can hike, take a boat ride, or simply relax by the serene lake – nature at its finest!
So, why wait? Pack your bags, bring your sense of adventure, and get ready to fall in love with Skopje on your city break. Whether you’re a history lover, a foodie, or just looking for some good vibes, Skopje has it all. Make memories, try new things, and feel the Skopje’s magic.