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Skopje Drive Tour

The Skopje Drive Tour starts from your hotel.

We take You to the 12th century church of St.Panteleimon in the village of Gorno Nerezi (10km from the center), one of the most important preserved Byzantine monument. The church was built in 1164 by Angelos Komnenos and was dedicated to St.Panteleimon, the protector of health. The monastery is known for its exceptional fresco paintings.

After the visit a short drive to the Old Town with its Old Bazaar. We will visit the church of St.Spas (Holly Salvation), the most famous church in Skopje. Built in the later 17th and early 18th centuries known by its wood carved iconostasis with rich ornamentation made between 1819 and 1824. In the court yard is the tomb of the founder of the Macedonian liberation movement of 1903 Goce Delcev.

We continue to the Upper Town at the Kale Fortress for a panoramic view to the city. Just nearby are the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Museum of Macedonia, as well as the Mustafa-Pasha Mosque.

We will continue our tour with drive through the center of Skopje and with panoramic view of the main sites (the Old Railway Station - today a Museum), The Parliament, the National Theater).

Our tour ends in front of the Cathedral church St.Clement in the center. After the visit drive to your hotel.

Tour: Skopje Drive Tour
Duration: 5-6 hours
Highlights: The Monastery of St. Panteleimon Nerezi, The Stone Bridge, Skopje Old Town, Church St. Spas (Holly Salvation), City Museum, City Fortress Kale, The Cathedral church St. Clement
Services included: Transport by car / van / minibus, Licenced tour guide, entrance fees