Kruja and Qafeshtama Day Tour

A day tour of Kruja and Qafeshtama you will get to see one of the most important towns in Albania and one of the most important National Parks of Albania.In a day tour of Kruja it's easy to find parts of the Albanian history scattered across the city.Begin with the old bazaar to see the handcrafts and then head towards the castle of Scanderbeg, the Albanian national hero Gjergj Kastrioti Skenderbeu was an Albanian military commander and noble man. But that is not all Kruja has to offer.After the tour continues towards the national park of Qafeshtama.Hiking one of the most beautiful parks of Albania, located in Kruja and just 45 km away from the capital of Albania is an experience to never forget.The national park of Qafeshtama has a beautiful landscape.It consists pine forests, small lakes and springs with crispy fresh water and fresh air.This day tour of Kruja and Qafeshtama will be remarkable for you

per adult from

$253

NZD

Duration

8 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fees for the museums
    • Meals and drinks
    • Entry/Admission - Kruja Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Ethnographic Museum of Kruja
    • Entry/Admission - Parku Kombetar i Qafe Shtames
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Kruja Castle, Near Tirana, Kruje 1501 Albania

    Kruja was the most important town for the Albanians during the 15th century which withstood successfully to at least 3 major sieges by the Ottoman Empire. The medieval hero Gjergj Kastrioti called “Scanderbeg” is considered not only by Albanians as a symbol of resistance but also by Ottomans who believed that a supernatural force dwelled in him.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Kruja's Shop, Albanopolis St, Kruje 1501 Albania

    We walk in the Old Bazaar full of old shops that sell traditional handmade items

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ethnographic Museum of Kruja, Fortress of Kruja, Kruje 1501 Albania

    Next stop is the castle and the ethnographic museum (optional entrance)

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Parku Kombetar i Qafe Shtames, Kruje Albania

    we are going to hike towards Qafeshtama National Park. The park has a spectacular view of the mountain. The spring is named “Queen Mother’s Spring” because the Albanian Royal family is supposed to have their daily supply from there. In 1932 it was awarded by Vienna as the best water in the country.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick you up at your hotel in Tirana and we will need the hotels address when your will be staying
    Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Sondor Travel

Activity ID: V-10217P74

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