Details for your Walking Sightseeing Tour in Municipality of Karposh, North Macedonia

Tour Facts

Number of sights 16 sights
Distance 5.1 km
Ascend 84 m
Descend 54 m

Your chosen free self-guided walking sightseeing tour is located in Municipality of Karposh, North Macedonia. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions including their details.

All sightseeing tours in Municipality of Karposh

Sight 1: City Park

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City Park This illustration was made by Rašo. An email to Rašo would be appreciated too. / CC BY-SA 3.0

The city park is a public park in Skopje and the largest city park in the country. It began to form sometime in the 19th century. The culture of garden regulation and flower cultivation in Macedonians is as old as their existence, but green areas of public character in Skopje occur only in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, from when the first data on the city park dateback.

Wikipedia: Градски парк (Скопје) (MK)

arrow down foot steps 1544 meters / 19 minutes

Sight 2: Clement of Ohrid

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Clement of Ohrid Yane Bakreski / CC BY-SA 4.0

Saint Clement of Ohrid was one of the first medieval Bulgarian saints, scholar, writer and enlightener of the Slavs. He was one of the most prominent disciples of Saints Cyril and Methodius and is often associated with the creation of the Glagolitic and Cyrillic scripts, especially their popularisation among Christianised Slavs. He was the founder of the Ohrid Literary School and is regarded as a patron of education and language by some Slavic people. He is considered to be the first bishop of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, one of the Seven Apostles of Bulgarian Orthodox Church since the 10th century, and one of the premier saints of modern Bulgaria. The mission of Saint Clement was the crucial factor which transformed the Slavs in then Kutmichevitsa into Bulgarians. Saint Clement is also the patron saint of North Macedonia, the city of Ohrid and the Macedonian Orthodox Church.

Wikipedia: Clement of Ohrid (EN)

arrow down foot steps 111 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: Church of St. Clement of Ohrid

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The Church of Saint Clement of Ohrid often called simply Soborna Crkva, located in Skopje, North Macedonia is the largest cathedral of the Macedonian Orthodox Church today.

Wikipedia: Church of St. Clement of Ohrid (EN)

arrow down foot steps 846 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 4: Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of Macedonia

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The Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of Macedonia is a memorial to the Holocaust of the 7,148 Jews from North Macedonia and the history of the Jews in the Balkans, located in Skopje, the capital city of North Macedonia.

Wikipedia: Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of Macedonia (EN)

arrow down foot steps 71 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 5: Museum of the Macedonian struggle

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The Museum of the Macedonian Struggle is a national museum of North Macedonia located in the capital city of Skopje. Construction of the museum began on 11 June 2008 and it was opened to the public on the 20th anniversary of the declaration of independence on 8 September 2011. The building is located between the Museum of Archaeology, the Holocaust Museum of Macedonia, the Stone Bridge and the Vardar River.

Wikipedia: Museum of the Macedonian Struggle (Skopje) (EN)

arrow down foot steps 113 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 6: St. Demetrius Church

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"St. Constantine and Helena. Dimitrija" is an Orthodox temple in Skopje, a former cathedral church of the Diocese of Skopje dedicated to The Grand Priest Dimitrija. In its place was an old temple, which has existed since the 16th century. In 1727 "St. Constantine and Helena" Dimitar" is mentioned as a cathedral church.

Wikipedia: Црква „Св. Димитриј“ - Скопје (MK)

arrow down foot steps 111 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 7: Saints Clement of Ohrid and Naum

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arrow down foot steps 259 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 8: Macedonian Philharmonics

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The Macedonian Philharmonic is the only symphony orchestra in Macedonia. From its founding to this day, the orchestra has played an important role in the field of musical art in Macedonia and as a representative of domestic classical music abroad. It was led by prominent Macedonian and foreign conductors and featured prominent soloists. She visited various countries in Europe, as well as Central and Latin America.

Wikipedia: Македонска филхармонија (MK)

arrow down foot steps 292 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 9: Daut Pasha Hamam National Gallery

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The National Gallery is a national art museum of North Macedonia in the Old Bazaar, located in the capital city of Skopje. Its permanent collection is housed in the 15th century Turkish Bath building known as the Daut Pasha Baths, but the museum also features a smaller exhibition at the nearby Čifte Hammam. Founded in 1948, the museum's collection dates from the 14th century.

Wikipedia: National Gallery of Macedonia (EN)

arrow down foot steps 218 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 10: Skanderbeg

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Gjergj Kastrioti, commonly known as Skanderbeg, was an Albanian feudal lord and military commander who led a rebellion against the Ottoman Empire in what is today Albania, North Macedonia, Greece, Kosovo, Montenegro, and Serbia.

Wikipedia: Skanderbeg (EN)

arrow down foot steps 317 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 11: Turkish Bazaar

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The Old Bazaar is a bazaar located in Skopje, North Macedonia, situated on the eastern bank of the Vardar River, stretching from the Stone Bridge to the Bit-Pazar and from the Skopje Fortress to the Serava river. The Old Bazaar falls primarily within the borders of Čair Municipality but a part of it is located in Centar Municipality. As one of the oldest and largest marketplaces in the Balkans, it has been Skopje's centre for trade and commerce since at least the 12th century.

Wikipedia: Old Bazaar, Skopje (EN)

arrow down foot steps 9 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 12: Chifte Hammam National Gallery of Macedonia

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Cifte hammam is a hammam in the Old Bazaar of Skopje, North Macedonia. It was built in the mid-15th century by Bosnian general Isa-Beg Ishaković in order to provide a regular source of income for his endowment.

Wikipedia: Čifte Hammam (EN)

arrow down foot steps 150 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 13: Museum of Macedonia

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The Museum of the Republic of North Macedonia, formerly and still unofficially known as the Museum of Macedonia, is a national institution in North Macedonia and one of the oldest museums in the country. It is located in the Old Bazaar in Skopje, near the Skopje Fortress. The Museum of the Republic of North Macedonia was created by joining three museum in one. The three museum that were unified were the archaeological, historical and ethnological museum, of which the archaeological museum was the oldest one; it was opened in 1924 and that date is considered as an establishing date of the national museum. During the existence of the Socialist Republic of Macedonia, the museum was known as People's Museum of Macedonia.

Wikipedia: Museum of the Republic of North Macedonia (EN)

arrow down foot steps 105 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 14: Mustafa Pasha's Mosque

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Mustafa Pasha Mosque is an Ottoman-era mosque located in the Old Bazaar of Skopje, North Macedonia.

Wikipedia: Mustafa Pasha Mosque (EN)

arrow down foot steps 341 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 15: Skopje Fortress

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arrow down foot steps 600 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 16: Contemporary Art Museum of Macedonia

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Contemporary Art Museum of Macedonia Nikolina Hristovska / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Contemporary Art Museum is one of the largest and most complete national institutions of North Macedonia. Located in the capital city of Skopje, the museum was founded in 1963 following the disastrous earthquake that hit the city. The building project was donated by the Polish Government.

Wikipedia: Museum of Contemporary Art (Skopje) (EN)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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