After meeting with the guide you will be transferred toward Kruja. Kruje was the centre of the Albanian resistance against the Ottomans led by Skanderbeg.
Driving along the winding mountain road, you will reach the town’s main square marked by the equestrian statue of Skanderbeg wielding his sword.
Continuing uphill and above the town, you will reach the historic fortress and citadel which successfully withstood three Ottoman sieges led by Sultan Murat and later by his son Sultan Mehmed II – the conqueror of Constantinople (now Istanbul). It was only after Skanderbeg’s death that the fortress finally fell and the Albanian resistance was suppr...
- Admission to the Ethnographic Museum of Kruja.
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- Gathering place:
Rruga Donika Kastrioti