Best Things To Do in Skopje, Macedonia

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Skopje.

Skopje may not be as popular as other cities in Macedonia, but don’t let that fool you. Skopje is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You can definitely plan a few hours of a side trip here while traveling to Ohrid or Novi Pazar. You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Skopje.

If you have plans to visit Macedonia and are not sure if Skopje should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Skopje and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Skopje

Here is the list of things to do in Skopje and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Ramstore Mall

    Address: Mito Hadzivasilev Jasmin br.7 - Skopje

    This is the place to go if you are in search of an American kind of mall. It has cafes, restaurants, shops as well as a cinema
  2. Gtc Shopping Centre Image

    Shopping Center

    Address: Skopje 1000, Macedonia (FYROM)

    If you are looking for the most popular mall in Skopje, then this open centre is sure to please you with the availability of shops and restaurants. There are a lot of stores here that include pharmacy shops, tailors, retail outlets, electronic item shops and repairing shops as well. After finishing shopping here, you can chill out in the cafes w...Read more
  3. Vodno Mountain

    Address: Vodno Mountain, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia

    At 1066 meters above sea level it looms over Skopje. It is a well-liked hiking place with paths that are marked leading into the woods and there are a few rest areas. At the top of the mountain you find the Millennium Cross which was built to denote the completion of 2000 years of Christianity in Macedonia. At 66 meters in height, it is the tall...Read more
  4. Penguin Pub

    Food And Drinks, Pubs, Adults

    Address: Skopje 1000, Macedonia (FYROM)

    Penguin Pub is a famous pub which is located in Macedonia. It offers Vegetarian, East-European and European foods to its customers. It serves its customers with both dinner and lunch meals. You can reserve your tables to avoid long waiting queues. As it has outdoor seating facility you can even take seats here. It gives access to wheelchair faci...Read more
  5. Plaza De Toros

    Address: Kej 13 Noemvri, Skopje 1000, Macedonia

    you can tuck into yummy snacks like fried chicken wings, taco chips accompanied with melted cheese, fresh salads, warm sandwiches, pizza and homemade sweets. Offers a wide variety of beer
  6. Mother Teresa House

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    Mother Teresa House

    Address: Mother Teresa Memorial House, Skopje, Macedonia

    Mother Teresa was born in Skopje and lived there till she was 18. Although the original house is not existent any more, there is a tranquil and beautiful contemporary chapel and interpretive centre in its place
  7. Bedesten

    Address: Bedesten, Skopje, Macedonia

    The most valuable goods like jewellery silk, perfumes and spices were sold in the Bedesten, found in the old bazaar, with gates which were shut in the evenings so the merchandise would be safeguarded
  8. Enrico Pizza

    Address: Skopje, bul.Partizanski Odredi 64/3-b, TC Leptokarija +389 2 306 1273

    The menu covers the most delicious Italian specialties which include pasta, pizzas, pizza sandwich and many more.
  9. Kale Fortress

    Address: Skopje , Macedonia

    This stands on the highest hill to be found in Skopje valley and provides breath-taking views of the city