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Krujas Castle Half Day Tour from Tirana
"Start your walking tour of Kruje visiting Kruja’s castle which was was the center of Skanderbeg's (National Hero of Albania) battle against the Ottoman Turks and today it is a center of tourism in Albania. Then we will see Skenderbeg’s  museum which which has a wonderful selection of authentic antiques and souvenirs and you can buy traditional Albanian costumes books musical instruments and different items from the communist days. By the end of the tour you will have a lunch break in one of Kruja’s restaurants. Tour will end in front of National Museum in the city center.""""Kruja a small characteristic town perched on a hill
From EUR39.00
 
Jeep Safari in Kruje
"The tour start at in the morning in the Center of Tirana or we can pick you up at the Hotel we will drive soft off-road in the national park of Qafe Shtama. The park is approximately 1100 meters above sea level a picturesque fountain with pure cold and curative water. After a short break in the park and our tour continue driving to Kruja city. A visit at the one of the oldest bazaar will not be missed on this tour. After the bazaar we will have the lunch break. After lunch we will visit the castle and the museum of Kruja fortes built during the 5th and 6th century. The name of Kruja derives from the Albanian word krua
From EUR59.00
 
Kruja Full Day Tour from Durres
"After pick-up from your hotel in Durres you will travel to Kruja. There you will visit Kruja castle and the Scanderbeg museum which is inside the castle. Another museum not to be missed is the Ethnographic museum. Here you will see the Albanian tradit lunch (optional and at extra cost) in a restaurant with traditional cuisine or another good place to eat can be suggested. Before you return to Durres there will be a stop in the old bazaar where you can find interesting souvenir from Albanian culture and history all handmade by the local artisans of Kruja.""""Kruja is the most important city symbol of the Albanian resistance under the leadership of Gjergj Kastrioti ""Skanderbeg"" who successfully fought the Ottomans for more than 25 years in the 15th century. Kruja castle was built in the 4th century the Skanderbeg Museum in the castle and the Ethnographic Museum. Climb up to the tower where you can admire a splendid panorama of Kruja and the surrounding area. Later you can do shopping in the beautiful old bazaar and buy local handmade souvenir."
From EUR62.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Fushe-Kruje

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And now a few birds!

There are not only mammals but also some typical birds.In front of the bar, a pink flamingo is walking in the middle of a small pond, holding a mussel (first photo).On top of an amphora shaped column,...
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Wild animals everywhere!

When coming into the bar, you are dazzled by the outside sun and as the inside is rather dark, you do not see the details and only see the hanging walls. Once accustomed to the shade, you will...
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Sober toilets, Turkish style!

In such an environment, one might expect that the toilet would be in some strange style too but amazingly, they were in a very sober style. For those who do not know what is known as toilets Turkish...
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A cave, another dream made stone!

The inside looked even more like a dream but like another kind of dream. First of all, the ceiling … there was no ceiling but the top of the huge room was topped by a soft looking matter that made...
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Let’s have a look inside!

After a beer, it is often wise to have a visit to the toilets. The entrance into the building is almost in the same style. Only the basement is finished, the first level remained to be built with iron...
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Tables on the terrace

On each side of the alleys, perpendicular walls, a bit lower, draw wide squares with a table in the middle. Space is not a problem and in this bar, you will not be bothered by your neighbors talking:...
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Border of the alleys

Wherever direction you looked to, there was a lace of stones, drawing figures on the soil, figures in the air as in a dream. Actually, the whole place looked like the dream of a child playing on the...
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Stone show!?

At several places, a special décor had been built. A triangular arch was standing with a kind of shelf in the middle. It was used to display stones with interesting colors and shapes. There were half...
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Shingles and stones fountain

At one end, a shingle and stone fountain was standing with water flowing gently from the top. Here again, you must enlarge the photo to get a full view of this amazing fountain. We later found that at...
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Amazing terrace !

Once we had walked into the terrace, the sight was even more amazing. An alley ran in front of the house for almost 50 meters. The alley was paved with stones of various colors. It was framed on both...
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On the road between Fusha-Kruja and Lezha

Out of any village, between Fusha-Kruja and Lezha, somewhere around Bushnesh, we were amazed to spot along the road the huge parking lot for a bar with an amazing wall in front, with arches and...
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"An amazing place though not in guidebooks!"
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"Get there by Minibus"
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