We leave Tirana to go straight to historical city of Shkodra. Located in the northwest part of Albania, near the Montenegrin border, Shkodra…
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We leave Tirana to go straight to historical city of Shkodra. Located in the northwest part of Albania, near the Montenegrin border, Shkodra (or Shkodër) is an important cultural destination in the country. A day is not enough to discover everything the city has to offer, but in 24 hours, you can easily see many landmarks in the town, enjoy a few tasty bites and have outdoor adventures. Starting the tour to Rruga Kolë Idromeno, also called Pedonalja, which is a pedestrian street packed with cafés, restaurants and boutiques. Then walk to the gorgeous Marubi National Museum of Photography, one of Albania’s favourite galleries. Stroll through the city center and reach a neighborhood where a mosque, catholic church and orthodox church stand within three minutes from each other. Time to enjoy a traditional Lunch. Then we will reach the outskirts of Shkodra and go to the Rozafa Fortress, the most beautiful fortress in Albania. This stunning building offers stunning views over the city and Lake Shkodra. It was founded by the Illyrians during antiquity and was later rebuilt by the Venetian and Turk communities. Inside the castle, you can see the ruins of various structures and walls built by previous inhabitants. After visitng the castle and learn the history that it has we will go back to Tirana .
- Round trip transport
- Guided walking tour
- Entrance fee in Rozafa Castle
- Entrance fee in the Castle’s Museum