Skopje Old Bazaar - Top 10 places to visit

Skopje Old Bazaar 

Explore the enchanting old town with our top 10 must-visit places! Immerse yourself in the rich history and vibrant atmosphere of this ancient market. From historic landmarks to charming cafes:

1. Kapan Han

An Ottoman-era caravanserai that once hosted traders and their goods. 

2. Daut Pasha Hamam

 Step inside the Daut Pasha Hamam, a historic Turkish bath transformed into an art gallery. 

3. Bezisten

Explore Bezisten, an ancient covered market that dates back to the 15th century. Today you can find inside some private organizations

Skopje Old Bazaar
Skopje Old Bazaar
4. Suli An

Visit Kapan An, a former inn that now hosts cultural events and exhibitions. Its charming courtyard and traditional architecture make it a unique spot to experience.

5. Clock Tower

Don’t miss the iconic Clock Tower, a symbol of Skopje’s past and present. Climb up to the top for panoramic views of the bazaar and beyond.

6. Church Sv. Spas

Inside of this church you can see one of the most beautiful iconostasis that we have in the country

7. Skopje Fortress (Kale)

 Take a short walk to Skopje Fortress, also known as Kale, and enjoy a stunning panorama of the city and the Vardar River.

Skopje Old Bazaar
Skopje Old Bazaar
8. Bit Pazar

Skopje’s local market, offering a vibrant atmosphere and authentic tastes of Macedonia. From fresh products to traditional clothes, it’s a must-visit spot to experience the city’s lively culture.

9. Kursumli An

Admire the beautiful Kursumli An, a 16th-century inn that every August hosts the biggest festival of documentary movies Makedox.

10. Visit Contemporary Art Musem

Just a short walk from the fortress you can visit the Contemporary Art Museum, great architecture and stunning views over the city.

The Skopje Old Bazaar is full of history, culture, and local experiences. As you walk through its narrow streets, you’ll feel the pulse of the city’s past and present. Don’t forget to taste some local delights and interact with friendly locals along the way.