The town of Kocani in Macedonia is bounded by the town of Orizari in the east, Beli in the west, Podlog, Pribacevo and Grdovci in the south and Pripor and Crvena Niva in the north. Mount Plackovica is located just 8 kilometers away from Kocani.
Kocani of Macedonia is located at a very important crossroad where major roads merge. The roads from Kocani to Veles and Stip along with the highway route of Skopje to Gevgelija meet here. Apart from the general road, a rail road is also under operation that provides transport service from Kocani to Skopje, Stipa dn Veles.
The main occupation of people of Kocani is agriculture. Rice is the main agricultural product. The city also hosts a geothermal water body, the water of which consists of medicinal values which helps in curing numerous diseases. A health spa is rum along side this water body.
Tourist Attractions at Kocani
- Monastery of St Pantelejmon
- The Days of Rice - festival
- the Amateur Drama Festival