Kruja “Albanian medieval legend”

Kruja is a small town perched high on the face of a hill considered “the Adriatic Sea’s Balcony”, because of its altitude above mean sea level (approximately 1000 m). Kruja was the center of 15th century Albanian resistance to the Ottomans under the leadership of national hero Gjerg Kastrioti “Skanderbeg”.

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Overview

Kruja is a small town perched high on the face of a hill considered “the Adriatic Sea’s Balcony”, because of its altitude above mean sea level (approximately 1000 m). Kruja was the center of 15th century Albanian resistance to the Ottomans under the leadership of national hero Gjerg Kastrioti “Skanderbeg”. Visit the unique Skanderbeg Museum inside the restored castle and the Ethnographical Museum. The street leading up to the castle is built in the style of a Turkish bazaar; we can stroll along the old bazaar which has a wonderful selection of authentic antiques and souvenirs. Lunch with traditional food and Albanian Folk Show. Transfer to Durres. City tour and return to Deck. 

AVAILABILITY

Activity Date :07/11/2018Change Dates

Walking tour (09:00)

€ 54.00

 

ACTIVITY DETAILS

  • TypeDay Trips/Excursions Day Trips/Excursions
  • Activity OperatorAlbania Explorer Tour Operator
  • Duration7 Hours
  • Available OnMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Starting PlaceMeeting at the Durres Port Terminal (as per cruise/ship arrival time)
  • LevelModerate

INCLUSION(S) AND EXCLUSION(S)

  • Inclusion(s)

    • Local guide in English during all tour itinerary
    • All transfers with modern AC cars/vans/bus
  • Exclusion(s)

    Everything else not mentioned in "Inclusions"
    Lunch supplement 14 euro per person : 3 course menu
                                                                           1 local drink
                                                                           0.5 bottle of water

  • Terms and Conditions

    Full payment (100%) to be done at the time of booking confirmation.

  • All tours/excursions are quoted based on minimum 2 persons.

    Activity
  • Land Activity