Skopje Countryside Private Half-Day Tour With Mt. Vodno And Matka Canyon

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    Daily, at a time of your preference, (recommended departure between 9am-10am) Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your hotel or any location of your preference in Skopje
  • Return Details :
    Your hotel or any location of your preference in Skopje
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


If you enjoy being in nature, want to know and see more than the usual, want an experience beyond what every tourist does in Skopje, then go for Skopjes surrounding beauties.


Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver

Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Family friendly

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During this half-day spent in the nature you will feel as if you are far from the city, but it's not even a dozen kilometres away from it. Our experienced guide, with a cable-car system, will take you up to the Millennium cross on the top of Mount Vodno, for a spectacular panoramic view on Skopje, the tour will also take you to the nearby village of Gorno Nerezi, at St. Pantelejmon church, to witness the frescoes that are among the highest achievements in existing Byzantine art, and last but not least the canyon Matka, one of the most popular outdoors destinations in the surrounding of Skopje, authentic nature, presented by the many endemic species of plants, animals and butterflies.
This tour starts at your hotel or any location of your preference in Skopje. Our guide will take you, by comfortable A/C car/minivan, to the middle of mount Vodno and then by cable-car system to the Millennium cross and back to middle Vodno. Once back at middle Vodno, you continue by car/minivan to the village Gorno Nerezi, to see the church St. Pantelejmon. Then, you continue to the canyon Matka, about 17 km from Skopje. After the visit of canyon Matka, transfer back to Skopje, at your hotel or any location of your preference in Skopje

Highlights: Vodno mountain, Millennium cross, St. Pantelejmon church, Canyon Matka, St. Andrew church.


Hotel (or any location you choose in Skopje) pickup and drop-off

English-speaking driver/guide

Transport by comfortable private air-conditioned car or minivan

Cable car ride to Millennium Cross

Entry/Admission - Millennium Cross


Food and drinks

Entrance fees, other than those mentioned in Inclusions

Optional boat ride at Matka Canyon (approx. 7 euros), payable on the spot

Personal expenses

Tips and gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Traveler Reviews

  • 04-Feb-2017

    Great tour guide and wonderful driver. Definitely recommend taking this tour and seeing the beautiful locations just outside Skopje. We had a private tour in English.