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Montenegro: Albania Day Trip to Shkoder and Kruje

Product ID: 240817
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Join this day trip to visit the city of Shkoder and the legendary town of Kruje. Visit a castle, take in a magnificent view over Lake Skadar or explore a bazaar and haggle for some inexpensive souvenirs. Discover the real Albania, you will be delighted.
About this activity
Duration 14 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pickup at your hotel in Kotor, Budva or Podgorica
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the two towns of Shkoder and Kruje and their numerous sights
  • Visit Rozafa Castle and enjoy a panoramic view over Shkoder, Lake Shkodra and its surroundings
  • Discover the hidden gems on the Old Bazaar in Kruje
  • Learn about Albania’s past and what makes this country so fascinating
Full description
Discover one the oldest and most historical places in Albania, as well as its important cultural and economic center.

Your guide will take you down the most popular pedestrian street, known as Pjaca, which is full of cafes and shops. Visit the Mother Theresa monument or the large Ebu Beker Mosque, which dominates Skhoder's city center. Afterwards, go to the Rozafa Castle on a small hill outside of the city center, enjoy the panoramic view of Shkoder, the Buna and Drini rivers as well as Lake Skadar. Next to the castle you can explore the multiple-domed Lead Mosque which was declared a cultural monument in 1948.

Head to Kruje, famous for its fortress, cultural and ethnographic monuments, and rich archeological landscape. Upon arrival, visit the old town, the historical museum, and characteristic cobble stone streets of the Old Bazaar. The Old Bazaar has 70 traditional shops where you can buy products made from copper or wool, jewelry, fez, and more. Experience a journey back in time on this exciting day trip.
Includes
  • Transportation
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance Tickets

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• ITINERARY:
8:00 AM departure from Kotor
8:45 AM departure from Budva
10:00 AM departure from Podgorica
11:00 AM arrival to Shkodra (Breakfast and sightseeing 2 hours and 30 minutes)
1:30 PM departure from Shkodra
3:00 PM arrival in Kruje (sightseeing 2 hours)
5:00 PM departure from Kruje
8:30 PM arrival in Podgorica
9:30 PM arrival in Budva
10:00 PM arrival in Kotor

From US$ 225.16 Per group up to 4

Organized by

MH Travel Agency

Product ID: 240817