Kruja and Sari Saltik Hiking Tour from Tirana

A hiking tour in Albania should be on everyone’s bucket list. Kruja is the birthplace of the national hero. And It’s an easy place to find parts of the history scattered across the city, visit the old bazaar to see the handicrafts and then head towards the castle of Scanderbegand ethnographic museum. The National Museum dedicated to the hero is housed in the great Kruja Castle and shows both the legendary hero’s history and the traditional way of life of the city’s residents. The city’s popular bazaar serves as a connection between this remarkable past and the present, offering a rich array of traditional products made from local artisans. As well as holy temples, natural springs, the old city ruins of Albanopolis, and the traditional bazaar. Afterward, start your hike towards Sari Saltik a holy place where Bektashi followers pray. While there, learn about the history of how it became holy and who built it.

per adult from

$173

NZD

Duration

7 hours

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Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • English speaking guide
    • Entrance fees
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pick up & drop off
    • Entry/Admission - Ethnographic Museum of Kruja
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Food & Drinks
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Kruje, Kruje, Durres County

    We head towards Kruja to visit the Old Bazaar which dates back over 400 years ago and sees the handicrafts that are made in Albania.

    Duration: 2 hours

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

    The next stop is the Scanderbeg Museum and Ethnographic museum where you will see about the war between Albania and the Ottoman Empire and how Albanian’s lived throughout the time.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Kruje, Kruje, Durres County

    Hiking towards Sari Saltik’s holy cave and learn about the story and how Bektashi followers still pray there.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • 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-10217P98

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