Enjoy a full day of historical and cultural exploration through Kruja on this guided tour. You will visit the ancient Kruja Castle, the Skanderbeg Museum in the castle and the Ethnographic Museum ... More info ›
Enjoy a full day of historical and cultural exploration through Kruja on this guided tour. You will visit the ancient Kruja Castle, the Skanderbeg Museum in the castle and the Ethnographic Museum. You can climb up to the tower for a splendid panorama of Kruja and the surrounding area—and a great photo spot as well. Later you can go shopping in the beautiful old bazaar and buy local handmade souvenirs.
After pick-up from your hotel in Durres you will travel to Kruja, taking in the scenery on your way. Once you get to Kruja, your first stop will be to the famous Kruja castle and the Scanderbeg museum inside the castle. Listen as your guide explains the historical importance of these buildings.
Check out the interesting Ethnographic Museum after. There you can see Albanian traditional elements and how they have changed from the medieval times to today. In the middle of the tour, you can opt for a lunch break, for an additional cost, at a restaurant with traditional Albanian cuisine.
Before you return to Durres, do some shopping. The final stop is in the old bazaar with different vendors selling handmade goods. Discover interesting souvenirs from Albanian culture and history, all created by the local artisans of Kruja.