In the area of the village Mlado Nagoricane (Младо Нагоричане) is located the Zebrnjak (Зебрњак) monument erected in honor of victims of the First Balkan War, who lost their lives on this place at the famous Kumanovo battle (Кумановска битка) in 1912.
The only island in the Republic of Macedonia - Golem Grad (Голем Град, Big City) is located in the southwestern part of the lake Prespa,
Kajmakcalan (Кајмакчалан, Kaimaktsalan) is the highest peak of Mount Nidze (2.521 m) and during the WW1 (First World War) one of the key positions on the Macedonian Front.
Matka is the oldest artificial lake in Macedonia, whose accumulation was built in 1938.
The Pelince Memorial Museum was developed by the project of architect Georgi Konstantinov (Ѓорѓи Константинов) and the monumental mosaic facade is the work of the Macedonian contemporary artists Rubens Korubin (Рубенс Корубин) and Ilija Penushliski (Илија Пенушлиски).