One of the best marathon races in the region. City of Skopje has a lot of tourist attractions.The marathon course is fast, flat, traffic free and safe. The run starts and finishes almost in the same place. The runners start their race in front of the Macedonian Parliament building. Every run kilometer of the race, passing through each part of the city and each neighborhood is a testimony of Skopje’s creation and growth. It all ends with a symbolic and victorious entry through the triumphal arch “Gate Macedonia”. The half marathon course is one lap, the marathon course is two laps.