From Tirana: Half-Day Kruja Trip and Skanderbeg Museum Entry

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Explore the history and culture of Albania on a half-day guided tour to Kruja. Discover the life and military feats of Skanderbeg at the Kruja Museum and visit the medieval Kruja Castle.

Highlights

  • Discover heroic tales with the included entry to the Skanderbeg Museum
  • Wander through stalls filled with handcrafts at the bustling Old Bazaar
  • Capture pictures of panoramic views at Kruja's hilltop medieval fortress
  • Connect with local culture on a visit to the Tekke of Sari Salltik shrine
  • Enjoy the comfortable and scenic drive between Kruja and Tirana

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Uncover the vibrant history and culture of Albania on a captivating half-day tour to Kruja from Tirana. Start with pickup from the activity provider's office in the centry of Tirana and hop aboard a comfortable and climate-controlled vehicle for a scenic transfer through the Albanian countryside. Step back in time with an immersive visit to the medieval fortress of Kruja Castle which is perched above the city. Learn about how the castle was key in Skanderbeg's rebellion against the Ottoman Empire. Find out about the legacy of Albania's national hero, Skanderbeg, at the Skanderbeg Museum where you can see a replica of the hero's famous goat head-topped helmet. Admire paintings, armor, and an assortment of historical artifacts dating back to his time. Delve into the rich tapestry of Albanian craftsmanship and culture at the Old Bazaar. Snap pictures of the colorful stalls and soak up the lively atmosphere. Head to Sarisalltik Tekke, a Sufi shrine that offers a glimpse into Albania's spiritual heritage. Return to your meeting point in Tirana with a deeper appreciation for the history of Albania.

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Air-conditioned transportation Guide Kruja Castle entry Skanderbeg National Museum entry

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