The capital of Macedonia is the city of Skopje. It is the largest city in the country and at the same time it represents an administrative-political, economic, cultural and educational-scientific centre. It is located in the northern part of the country, divided into two parts by the river Vardar. The city in the course of its existence, depending on the historical circumstances, was named by different names, and its ancient name is Skupi.
Matka Canyon is one of the most beautiful places to visit in North Macedonia, its a nature paradise, quite likely among the most picturesque nature sites on the European continent. This wonderful gem of nature is located only a short ride away from the capital and you can easily go there as a day trip from Skopje. Amazing nature, boat drive and cave Vrelo will offer you a wonderful daily tour.