Drive to Kruja medieval town, a town and a municipality in central Albania. It is located between Mount Krujë and the Ishëm River, the city is only 20 km North from the capital of Albania, Tirana and 35 km Northwest of Durres, located on the slope of Sari Salltik mountain. Places to visit: fortress, built during the 5th and 6th centuries; The Museum of Gjergj Kastriot Skanderbeg, the Albanian National Hero located inside the Kruja Castle; The Ethnographic Museum; The old bazaar. Optional lunch in a traditional restaurant where you will enjoy delicious traditional food. After Kruja we will continue to the city of Tirana, ex-communist capital, founded as a city in 1614. Through this offer you will be able to experience this flourishing metropolis. Places to visit: The Main Boulevard at Skenderbeg Square; The National Theater; National Historical Museum; Palace of Cultur; Ethem Bey Mosque and Clock tower. Tirana is also well known for the Blloku area. It became very attractive after the fall of Communism in Albania, because during the communist period it was a restricted residential area for the members of the Albanian politburo, ordinary Albanians would not be allowed in. Today it is an upmarket area in Tirana, Albania, widely known as an entertainment destination with its boutiques, shops, restaurants, trendy bars, pubs, and cafes. Chosen guided language available subject to minimal number of participants.
Departure and arrival time: 2023-06-13