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Canyon Matka, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed today

So beautiful. Recently available to tour a serene and beautiful area that will calm you and give you a feeling of peace. Back to nature.

Thank Laura1041
Reviewed today via mobile

We went there at noon, had lunch in a restaurant with a nice view of the lake (quite expensive), walked around and then we decided to try kayaking. Best decision! What a great experience. It took us overall 2 hours to go to the cave,...More

Thank mtodorova1
Reviewed today

If you are in Skopje for sure you have to visit this place. This is a place where you can enjoy the beauty of nature, eat delicious food with good drinks. If you are a long walks fan, here you have an incredible opportunity to...More

Thank Desislava D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The nature is amazing, kajaking is the best way to enjoy it. Not the best place to eat something. Qwr

Thank OrsolyaH54
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a very nice activity for one day or afternoon. Many options are available make a walk around the canyon, take a boat to see the cave(recommended) stay and enjoy the view around a beer coffee or cocktail.

Thank Mike l
Reviewed yesterday

Got here early in the morning around 09:00 to avoid the crowds, which we were very glad we did when we left around 14:00 , as it was heaving then and parking would have been a real nightmare. At the time we arrived parking was...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed yesterday

"MATKA LAKE" is situated in the "MATKA CANYON" located approximately 15 kilometers west of Central Skopje city.Matka lake was created artificially by building a dam across the Matka Gorge. There are 10 caves scattered around Matka gorge with the most famous being Vrelo caves which...More

Thank MumbaiRiders
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It's a lot colder in matka than in Skopje, perfect for an afternoon trip during the hot days. The boat tour including the entrance to the under water cave costs 400 denars and is a nice trip through the matka Canyon. The restaurant is very...More

1  Thank Odyssey801153
Reviewed 4 days ago

I like hiking so much and so I decided to go to the Millennium Cross with the cable car and walk to the Canyon Matka. It is a very nice hike with some amazing landscapes. I liked that so much!

Thank ilavviola
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I recommend to rent a kayak and explore the canyon by yourself. There is a docking station for your kayak at the caves. If you are really looking for the peace of nature, once you pass the caves, you have the lake for yourself.

Thank sempels
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25 July 2018|
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Response from Ivana Č | Reviewed this property |
will be very cold water and I do not think you can borrow kayak. but they have a boat trips there aslo..
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11 July 2018|
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Response from Franck156 | Reviewed this property |
Just jump on the bus and ask if you can pay on the the bus. The answer will be no but the driver will let you go with the bus anyhow.
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10 July 2018|
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Response from SundayX23 | Reviewed this property |
About 2 euros per person