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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Macedonian Government in their quest to rebuild the city seem to have neglected this corner of the city. The Fortress is in superb condition and well worth a visit but the landscaping is terrible, it is as if they have just neglected the place....More

Thank Daya101
Reviewed 1 week ago

Views of Skopje are not very good, and the area is relatively abandoned. Would suggest spending your time elsewhere.

Thank Jesse L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you get to the entrance there are men there that offer to take your picture for a fee, just walk past them as there is no entry fee. When you get inside on the left it's completely over grown with brush, if you go...More

Thank M.j. J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Apart from a few nice view points of the city and suburbs, there is not really much to get excited about at the Fortress, bust as its close to town take a look

Thank Brenton K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Skopje fortress was rebuilt after the earthquake is 1968. Other than walking the ramparts there is nothing to see but a city view. It's a little NH walk and nit worth The effort.

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is worth making the effort to walk up to the fort - free entry - for the views over the city. However, the wooden steps to the first viewing platform with a telescope were non-existent and having walked all around the battlements the last...More

Thank GOM99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In my opinion one of the most important landmarks in Skopje. If you ever visit Skopje make sure you take a walk in the old bazaar and then here. Really peaceful place.

Thank Кирил З
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is not a huge amount left in the fortress but the walls have been rebuilt. In one place you can actually see the Byzantine and the Ottoman walls. It is certainly worth going to the fortress to get a good view over the city.

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fortress Kale can be seen from all over the city. There is not much of the fortress left but the walls have been preserved/restored. Some of the towers are still intact. Inside is a big open area, great for wandering around, it is free to...More

Thank edmo6778
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Nice old fortress. Best enjoyed from the outside, because the inside is under reconstruction. Nice panoramic views of city from top of fortress.

Thank Bert V
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