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Millennium Cross, Skopje
(3.3/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
Set imposingly atop the capital city's Mount Vodno, Millennium Cross pays tribute to Macedonia's long history of Christianity. Standing 66 m (217 ft) high, the metal cross ranks among the largest on the planet. Make your way up the mountain via a bus from Skopje's main station or your own two feet, but be aware that the hike is a very long and strenuous one. Once you've reached the parking lot, hop aboard the cable car for the last stretch up to the cross itself, taking in the sweeping views of Skopje and the mountains as you go. Take a look at our Skopje family vacation planner to schedule your visit to Millennium Cross and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Cable car to the top of the clouds after a trip to the gorgeous photos we took most of our beautiful Skopje was it memorable.. Most of the big cross and still in the process of being built.
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  • We got on the top by cable car, but you can climb too. The properties on the top are not finished, there is no restaurant, no coffee, only one window with some snacks. There are some benches around so...  more »
  • This is a great cross can be seen if you're lucky (weather) from the Macedonia square. Approach, said it can't go up close and without a car and walk if you asked local people and threw in the towel. Good in the landscape and photographing represents together about isn't it?
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