Day Tour of Kruja

Day Tour  of Kruja
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$58.82
Duration: 6 to 8 hrs
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Description

Kruja is the city symbol of the Albanian resistance against Ottoman Empire in the lead of Scanderbeg. Situated in the central Albania rises 560 meters above sea level, on the slopes of Sari -Salltiku Mountain.

 It provides to the visitors the great view of majestic landscape and a rich collection of historical and cultural objects.

The most important is the castle of Kruja, which was built during the 5th and 6th centuries. Kruja provides great values old its old Bazar, one of the biggest and oldest in Balkan. 

Tour start at 9:00 from Choose Balkans Offices (Hotel Pick Up in Request) toward the historical town of Kruja, a very important city in the Albanian Medieval history, known as the stronghold of the Albanian Strike agains Otoman Empire. 
Located only 30 kilometres from Tirana, Kruja makes and interesting destinations to be visited in a day trip. The city itself is characterised by a variety and a mix of Otoman Architecture and style infused in previews Catholic architecture.   After reaching Kruaja our tour continues with visits in the 

  1. The Castle of Kruja 
  2. The Museum located inside the Caslte
  3. Etnographic Museum located inside the walls of the castle 
  4. Sari Salltik Holly Cave, peligrinash holly place 
  5. The old Bazar of Kruja

Kruja is the city symbol of the Albanian resistance against Ottoman Empire in the lead of Scanderbeg. Situated in the central Albania rises 560 meters above sea level, on the slopes of Sari -Salltiku Mountain.

 It provides to the visitors the great view of majestic landscape and a rich collection of historical and cultural objects.

The most important is the castle of Kruja, which was built during the 5th and 6th centuries. Kruja provides great values old its old Bazar, one of the biggest and oldest in Balkan.