OverviewKruja a small characteristic town perched on a hill, center of Albanian resistance against the Ottoman Turks under national hero Scanderbeg. Scanderbeg kept Turks from crossing into Western Europe for 25 years, thus earning the title “Protector of Christianity” given by the Pope of the time.
From Kruja, travelers will find a magnificent view toward the valley and further to the Adriatic Sea.
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Enjoy fantastic aerial views
- Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
- Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
- Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
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Start your walking tour of Kruja visiting Krujaâs castle, which was the center of Skanderbeg's (National Hero of Albania) battle against the Ottoman Turks and today it is the center of tourism in Albania. Then, see SkenderbegâsÂ museum, which contains objects dating back to Skanderbegâs time. The exhibits have been arranged in a way that chronicles his life and military feats. Continue walking through the narrow streets of the medieval well preserved Old Bazaar, 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. This tour will end in Tirana with a drop off at a hotel.
Inclusions for Krujas Castle Half Day Tour From Tirana
- Local guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transport by air-conditioned coach
Exclusions for Krujas Castle Half Day Tour From Tirana
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.