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Old Town, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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All reviews great views over the city century ad highest point old town free entrance under reconstruction nice pictures surrounding mountains historical place vardar river walk up millenium cross bastion bazaar byzantine land government
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

I think it is worth a visit, it is located very close to old Town, you do not have to climb some steep hill, very easy to reach. You get some nice pictures, better views than from the Millenium Cross. However, at some point, you...More

Thank Beatriz M
Reviewed 3 August 2018

A short hike to the Kale Fortress is a pleasant way to get a nice view of the city. In summer, go as early as possible, before it gets to hot.

Thank swede1102
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in Skopje you should see this. It is neat to walk along and the view of Skopje is great. There is no fee for entry. The Fortress is in great condition and well worth a visit but the landscaping is neglected. There...More

Thank Alaskan_Mac
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Kale is a good place to visit when in skopje. The trip there shouldnt take you more than 2-3h max so its worth a visit definitely

Thank miagigova
Reviewed 14 July 2018

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 12 July 2018

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

Thank Jesse L
Reviewed 5 July 2018 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 3 July 2018

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 30 June 2018 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 mariagZ1086JM
Reviewed 28 June 2018

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
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