From Skopje: Visit Vodno Millennium Cross and Matka Canyon

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Escape the hustle of Skopje and visit our remarkable nature of Vodno mountain and the Matka Canyon.

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  • Panoramic views of Skopje and its surroundings from Vodno.
  • Matka Canyon, where natural beauty and tranquility await.
  • Admire the captivating Byzantine frescoes (optional)


1) Explore Vodno Mountain and Matka Canyon Adventure Join us for a breathtaking adventure to explore two of North Macedonia's most stunning natural and historical wonders: Vodno Mountain and Matka Canyon. * Morning Adventure (9:45 AM - 10 AM): Vodno Mountain and Millennium Cross Our journey begins as we depart from Skopje, heading towards the majestic Vodno Mountain. Arriving at the base of Vodno Mountain around 9:45 AM, you'll have the opportunity to embark on a thrilling adventure of your own. Take a ride on the cable car to reach the towering Millennium Cross, one of the largest Christian crosses globally, which offers awe-inspiring panoramic views of Skopje and its surroundings. Explore at your own pace and capture the memories that will last a lifetime. * Optional Visit (11:45 AM - 12 PM): 12th-century Church of St. Panteleimon For those interested in history and culture, we offer an optional visit to the enchanting 12th-century Church of St. Panteleimon, located in the mountain village of Gorno Nerezi. Admire the captivating Byzantine frescoes that adorn this ancient gem. If you choose this option, we'll be waiting to continue the journey around 12 PM. 2) Afternoon Delight (12 PM - 2 / 2:15 PM): Matka Canyon Afterwards, we'll drive you to the picturesque Matka Canyon, where natural beauty and tranquility await. You'll have the freedom to explore the canyon at your own pace. Enjoy a leisurely lunch at a delightful restaurant by the lake, savoring the flavors of Macedonia. Feel free to indulge in an optional boat trip to the mesmerizing Vrelo cave or explore the surrounding trails amidst the breathtaking scenery. Return to Skopje (2:15 PM): As the afternoon sun bathes Matka Canyon in a golden glow, we'll gather again to head back to Skopje, ensuring you arrive safely around 2:15 PM. Our drop-off point is the triumphal arch of the Porta Macedonia (or with agreement with the driver in some closer neighbouring arrea) Join us for an unforgettable day of exploration, adventure, and relaxation as you immerse yourself in the natural wonders and rich history of North Macedonia. Book your spot today and create memories that will last a lifetime. Please note that our tour provides transportation and flexibility for you to enjoy these remarkable destinations at your own pace. Important: No tour guide or operator is present during the tour. We offer just a private driver to drive you to planned locations.


Professional car driver Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle Transfer to Vodno Mountain Transfer from Vodno to canyon Matka Passenger pick up/drop-off from/to the same place (city center area) One bottle of water for each passenger (max 3)

Important Information

  • This is a small group tour of no more than 3 people Comfortable walking shoes are recommended Small entrance fees to the Church of St. Panteleimon and St. Andrew's Church are optional and not included in the price but can be purchased during the tour The optional boat ride at Matka Canyon is not included in the price Meals and drinks are not provided Tips are not included in the price Private tour guide is not included

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