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Millennium Cross

Skopje, Macedonia

The Cross on Vodno, one of the most recognizable symbols of Skopje. This 66 meters high metal construction is the tallest building in Macedonia and the highest cross in the Balkans. Built as a symbol of the transition to the new millennium, this construction dominates the landscape of Skopje. It is the highest point on the mountain Vodno, known from Ottoman times as Krstovar (place on the cross). The construction is 66 meters high while the angles are 46 meters wide. Since 2008, the Millennium Cross has a lift build in, allowing the visitors to enjoy the unforgettable view of the capital of Macedonia. There is also a cable car, that connects the Millennium Cross with the center of Skopje.

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